The Spa At Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa Applauded By SpaFinder, Inc. For Its Fitness Program

Red-Rock Country Retreat Receives Prestigious Reader’s Choice Award

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October 25, 2011

SEDONA, Ariz. - Long revered as one of the leading health and fitness destinations, Sedona attracts discerning spa goers from around the world. This year these wellness enthusiasts have recognized the Spa at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa among the Top 10 Spas worldwide for fitness. The 2011 Reader’s Choice Awards are based on votes submitted worldwide at SpaFinder’s global consumer websites and by readers of SpaFinder publications.

The Spa at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa was recognized for its unparalleled fitness offerings including Tai Chi, Zumba, metabolic group personal training and much more. The Spa at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa also features 25,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space including treatment rooms and a fitness area with state-of-the-art equipment, relaxation areas, solarium and a 25-meter pool overlooking Sedona's picturesque Red Rocks.

“We are extremely honored to be recognized among the world-leading spas for fitness, as SpaFinder is a highly respected and globally recognized spa and wellness resource,” said Toni Ann LePoer, spa manager at Hilton Sedona Spa. “We are delighted to offer resort guests and our local members a truly distinctive fitness experience unlike any other in Sedona.”

SpaFinder, Inc. connects millions of wellness-focused consumers with thousands of spas worldwide, and its annual Readers’ Choice Awards is considered to be the most thorough and independent assessment of spas worldwide. Readers’ Choice Award winners will be featured in the NewBeauty SpaFinder Guide to Global Spa, Wellness & Beauty, which will hit the newsstands in November. A complete list of winners can be viewed at: http://www.spafinder.com/spaguide/readerschoice/2011.htm.

Later this year, Hilton Hotels & Resorts will bring its innovative eforea: spa at Hilton concept to the spa at Hilton Sedona. eforea: spa at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa will be the first conversion for the global spa concept in the Western United States. As an eforea: spa at Hilton, the Spa at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa will offer signature spa journeys as well as some of the world's finest spa brands on both the treatment menu and in the retail area.

For additional information about the Spa at Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa and to make a reservation, call 1.877.2REDROCK (1.877.273.3762) or visit www.hiltonsedonaresort.com.

About Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa
Located along the beautiful Red Rock Scenic Byway, Sedona’s gateway to world-famous red rock country and Arizona’s first All American Road, Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa, a 219-room property is only 90 minutes north of Phoenix. Guest accommodations feature two-room suites with separate living rooms and private patios or balconies, with breathtaking views of Sedona’s majestic red rocks or the Sedona Golf Resort. In-room amenities include fireplace, flat screen televisions, mini-bar, high-speed Internet access, microwave oven, coffeemaker, and iron/ironing board. Additionally, the resort boasts three heated pools, two restaurants, and has the area’s largest conference facilities in Northern Arizona with 20,500 square feet of meeting space. Complete meetings packages are available.

About Hilton Hotels & Resorts

Founded in 1919 as the flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Hotels & Resorts continues to build upon its legacy of innovation by developing products and services to meet the needs of savvy global travelers at more than 550 hotels across six continents. Hilton is the stylish, forward-thinking global leader in hospitality with Team Members shaping experiences in which every guest feels cared for, valued and respected. Access the latest news at news.hilton.com and begin your journey at www.hilton.com or www.hilton.com/offers for the latest hotel specials. View a list of official social channels at www.hilton.com/social. Hilton Hotels & Resorts is one of Hilton Worldwide’s ten market leading brands.

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 95 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company's portfolio of eleven world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,100 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 685,000 rooms in 92 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®.