Silverwest Hotels, LLC Opens Property It Believes is Perfectly Situated for Easy Access to
Arapahoe Basin, Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Keystone and Vail

SILVERTHORNE, Colo. – Dec. 16, 2015 – Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Silverthorne, an 88-room hotel located at the Silverthorne exit off I-70, opens its doors today, ready for winter ski and holiday visitors. The hotel is owned and operated by Silverwest Hotels, LLC (“Silverwest”). The hotel is the only Hampton property that serves the nearby Summit County ski areas including Breckenridge, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin and Copper Mountain. Introductory room rates are available now for the winter season.

“We are excited to bring this nationally recognized Hampton by Hilton brand to Silverthorne,” said Edward Mace, president and chief executive officer of Silverwest. “This is the first new, nationally branded hotel in the Silverthorne-Dillon market in over 14 years. With the Town of Silverthorne as the hub, skiers and riders have their choice between the Summit County resorts as well as nearby Vail Mountain.”

This is Silverwest’s second hotel to open near a Colorado ski area in less than 10 days and the third new hotel in Colorado in less than a month. On December 8, 2015, Silverwest opened the Element by Westin in Basalt, near Aspen and Snowmass. In addition, Silverwest recently announced the acquisition of The Inverness Hotel on November 23, 2015.

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Silverthorne offers amenities such as free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour business center with complimentary printing, 600 square feet of meeting space that can accommodate up to 75 people, and a fitness center. Guests can enjoy the convenience of home with on-site laundry facilities and a relaxing indoor swimming pool and whirlpool tub. The hotel also provides free On the House™ hot breakfasts as well as Hampton’s On the Run™ Breakfast Bags, available Monday through Friday.

The new hotel features the Perfect Mix Lobby™, designed as an extension of the guestroom with a variety of seating and lighting options for both leisure and business travelers. Additionally, the hotel features The Suite Shop, a new food and beverage shop filled with snacks, toiletries, local merchandise and drinks for purchase. Guestrooms are equipped with the brand’s signature Clean and Fresh Hampton Bed®, LCD flat-screen TV, refrigerator, coffeemaker and work desk. Inviting suites are also available, offering additional space, microwaves and a comfortable sleeper sofa.

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Silverthorne participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel loyalty program that allows members to earn Points & Miles® on the same stay and No Blackout Dates on reward stays. HHonors members always get our lowest price with our Best Price Guarantee, along with HHonors Points, digital check-in and no booking fees when they book directly through Hilton. For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Silverthorne or call +1 970 368 3520.

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About Silverwest Hotels

Silverwest Hotels, LLC (“Silverwest”), is an investment and management company formed in 2014 by experienced hotel and resort executives Edward Mace and Charles Peck. Silverwest currently owns and manages a growing number of hotels and developments in destinations such as Colorado, Texas, Iowa and Hawaii.  The company is a joint venture that brings Silverwest Hotel Partners LLC together with the institutional management platforms and expertise of Mariner Real Estate Management, LLC and an affiliate of Global Endowment Management.   Mariner Real Estate Management LLC, based in Kansas City, is a real estate private equity firm focused on opportunistic investments in the commercial real estate market. Global Endowment, based in Charlotte, NC, is an independent investment manager offering an endowment-style investment program to institutional investors, family offices, individuals and other sophisticated investors. Please note, nothing herein constitutes a solicitation to invest in any products managed by Silverwest Hotels LLC, Mariner Real Estate Management LLC or Global Endowment Management LLC.

About Hampton by Hilton

An award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment, Hampton by Hilton, including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton, serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers with 2,080 properties totaling more than 207,000 rooms in 17 countries and territories. High quality accommodations and amenities, such as complimentary Wi-Fi, Hampton’s On the House® hot breakfast, multi-unit Power Cubes and the brand’s signature Clean and Fresh Hampton Bed®, contribute to Hampton by Hilton’s ranking as a leader in its segment. Hampton by Hilton Team Members deliver friendly, authentic, caring and thoughtful service defined as Hamptonality which is backed by the 100% Hampton® Guarantee. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. For more information about Hampton by Hilton, visit www.hampton.com or news.hampton.com.

About Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxury and full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and

focused- service hotels. For 96 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company’s portfolio of 12 world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,500 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 745,000 rooms in 97 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. Visit news.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide at facebook.com/hiltonworldwide, twitter.com/hiltonworldwide, youtube.com/hiltonworldwide, flickr.com/hiltonworldwide, and linkedin.com/company/hilton-worldwide.