Hampton Inn Portland/Downtown-Waterfront Hotel Celebrates Their One-Year Anniversary and Being Ranked #1 on TripAdvisor

BUFFALO, NY (September 7, 2012) – Buffalo Lodging Associates, LLC, a hotel development and third party management company, is proud to announce that the Hampton Inn Portland/Downtown-Waterfront hotel, located at 209 Fore Street, Portland, celebrates their one year anniversary and has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. The award honors top-rated accommodation businesses, restaurants and attractions, as reviewed by travelers on the world’s largest travel site*.

To qualify, these businesses must maintain an average rating of four or higher out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor. Hampton Inn Portland/Downtown-Waterfront is rated 4.5. Additional criteria include volume of reviews and how recently they have been submitted by TripAdvisor travelers. The accolade is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide.

“We are pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” said Pete Wagner, general manager at Hampton Inn Portland/Downtown-Waterfront. “We strive to offer our guests excellent quality and service, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive traveler reviews on TripAdvisor.”

The 122-room, six-story Hampton Inn Portland/Downtown-Waterfront hotel is easily accessible off I-295 and I-95, five miles from the Portland International Jetport, and offers complimentary airport transportation for guests. The hotel is within walking distance to Casco Bay Lines ferry terminal, ocean excursions and sailing tours, boutique shops, museums and galleries, restaurants and cafés.

Hampton Inn Portland/Downtown-Waterfront offers several amenities including a complimentary hot and fresh breakfast buffet served daily, On the Run® breakfast bags, complimentary Wi-Fi, and the brand’s 100% Hampton Guarantee, which guarantees each guest full satisfaction or their night’s stay is free. Each guest room features the clean and fresh Hampton bed™, a work desk with ergonomic chair, a flat screen cable television, an in-room microwave, mini-fridge, coffee maker, and iron with ironing board. The hotel also features a select number of studio suites, offering separate living and sleeping areas in addition to a wet bar, microwave, mini-fridge, and a sleeper sofa.

Additional hotel highlights include valet parking, the Sebago Brewing Company restaurant, an indoor heated pool, state-of-the-art fitness center featuring Precor equipment, and 924 square feet of meeting space accommodating up to 50 people. The conference room features Wi-Fi access, a 120” projection screen, a 46” HDTV with surround sound, Blue-Ray DVD, and catering services.

Buffalo Lodging’s mission is to develop well-branded quality hotels while applying progressive management skills and services in operating hotels for its own account as well other hotel third party management services, and is constantly seeking new opportunities throughout the country.

To request more information about Hampton Inn Portland/Downtown-Waterfront, please call (207) 775-1454 or visit www.hamptondowntownportland.com.

For more information about Buffalo Lodging Associates’ development program and management services please contact Cole Fach at (781) 344-4435 or cfach@buffalolodging.com or visit our group of award winning hotels at www.buffalolodging.com.