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

For nearly a century, Hilton Hotels & Resorts has been proudly welcoming the world's travelers. With more than 570 hotels across six continents, Hilton Hotels & Resorts provides the foundation for memorable travel experiences and values every guest who walks through its doors. As the flagship brand of Hilton, Hilton Hotels & Resorts continues to set the standard for hospitality, providing new product innovations and services to meet guests' evolving needs. Hilton Hotels & Resorts is a part of the award-winning Hilton Honors program. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Begin your journey at www.hilton.com and learn more about the brand by visiting news.hilton.com or following us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,100 properties with nearly 838,000 rooms in 103 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru 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 Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.