Hilton Garden Inn® the award-winning brand of upscale, yet affordable, hotels, has opened its 135-room Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook, representing an addition to the brand’s growing portfolio of more than 550 hotels worldwide. The Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook is operated and managed by Crescent Hotels and Resorts and is located at 1 Circle Road at the entrance to campus.
“Our 135 room hotel, which includes 12 spacious suites, is a perfect location at Stony Brook University, across the street from Stony Brook University Hospital, the Long Island State Veteran’s Home and Stony Brook Children’s Hospital,” said William Gomes, the hotel’s general manager. “Our airy pavilion lounge and lobby, combined with our comfortable guestrooms, convenient guest services and welcoming hotel team members, make our hotel an ideal choice for academic, business or leisure travelers to Stony Brook. Our beautiful banquet and meeting space is perfect for symposia, weddings, University functions, social or corporate gatherings.”
The hotel features the brand’s signature Garden Sleep System® bed – a Serta Perfect Sleeper® mattress with fresh, white, cozy duvets and crisp linens. Guests will stay productive with both wired and WiFi Internet access in guestrooms and public spaces. The hotel also features an ergonomic Mirra® deskchair by Herman Miller, a spacious and clutter-free work desk, and a speaker telephone equipped with a data port and voice mail. Guests will also benefit from the complimentary 24-hour business center, featuring Print Spots™ remote printing, which allows wireless printing from any laptop or smart phone.
Guests can start off their day with a full-cooked-to-order breakfast featuring omelets, fruit, breads and the brand’s signature waffle in the Garden Grille and Bar. The restaurant also serves lunch, dinner and cocktails as well as evening room service. The Pavilion Pantry® is open 24 hours and features a complete selection of salty snacks, sweet treats, cold beverages as well as freshly prepared, frozen and microwaveable packaged items.
Other hotel amenities include a glass-enclosed lobby featuring a comfortable lounge area with a television and fireplace; an easy-to-set alarm clock that allows guests to play their portable MP3 player; 32” LCD HDTVs in every room; an in-room “hospitality center” with a mini fridge, microwave oven and coffee maker; a sitting area with an easy chair and ottoman; a hairdryer; and an iron and ironing board. The hotel’s recreational facilities consist of a fitness center with state-of-the-art cardiovascular and strength training equipment, as well as a swimming pool and hot tub.
The hotel also features four meeting rooms that include a boardroom offering more than 3,800 square feet of flexible space and an on-site guest laundry facility. The ballroom space can host up to 225 people for a seated dinner and up to 300 for a reception.
Hilton Garden Inn Stony Brook participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel rewards program that offers Points & Miles® and no blackout dates.