Embassy Suites by Hilton

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Embassy Suites by Hilton
Founded1984; 36 years ago (1984)
FounderPromus Hotel Corporation
Number of locations
253 (December 31, 2018)[1]
Area served
United States, Canada, Latin America & the Caribbean
ParentHilton Worldwide

Embassy Suites by Hilton is a chain of upscale all-suite hotels trademarked by Hilton Worldwide. As of December 31, 2018, there are 253 locations in six countries with 58,858 rooms.[1][2] Similar to other Hilton brands, 208 Embassy Suites hotels are independently owned and operated by franchisees with 47,081 rooms, while 45 locations are managed with 11,777 rooms.[1]


Embassy Suites was originally created by the Holiday Corporation, better known for Holiday Inns. The original Embassy Suites was built in Overland Park, Kansas in 1984.

In 1990, the parent company of Embassy Suites became The Promus Companies Incorporated.

In December 1999, Embassy Suites Hotels joined the Hilton Family after the merger of Hilton Hotels Corp. and Promus Hotel Corp.

In July 2007, the Blackstone Group announced that it would buy Hilton Hotels for $26 billion.[3]

Property features and amenities[edit]

Embassy Suites is a chain of all-suite hotels. All guest rooms of this chain have a separate living area as well as a sleeping area.[4]

The majority of Embassy Suites hotels have an atrium-style layout, although some Embassy Suites properties lack this feature.[citation needed]

In the evening, an Evening Reception with drinks and light snacks is provided for all guests.[5] Embassy Suites properties also offer a complimentary breakfast featuring made-to-order omelets and other hot and cold options.[6]

In popular culture[edit]

The 2017 film Spider-Man: Homecoming filmed the Academic Decathlon scenes at the Hilton Atlanta Perimeter Center Embassy Suites.


In early 2011, Embassy Suites announced a series of three new 30-second commercials, to be aired in major markets beginning in March 2011. The commercials feature the character 'Mr. More' and are directed by Roman Coppola. The series highlights three of the Embassy standards, True Two Room Suites, Cooked-to-Order Breakfast and the Manager's Reception. The catch phrase is 'What's better than getting more of more and less of less?'[citation needed]

In the 2000s, commercials for Embassy Suites featured a boy named Austin who described a family vacation at an Embassy Suites Property. In the 1980s and early '90s, commercials for Embassy Suites featured Garfield along with the slogan "You don't have to be a fat cat to enjoy the suite life".[7]



  1. ^ a b c https://otp.tools.investis.com/clients/us/hilton_worldwide2/SEC/sec-show.aspx?FilingId=13217616&Cik=0001585689&Type=PDF&hasPdf=1
  2. ^ "Embassy Suites by Hilton - About". embassysuites.com.
  3. ^ Blackstone to Buy Hilton Hotels for $26 Billion
  4. ^ "Embassy Suites by Hilton - Two-Room Suite Hotels". embassysuites3.hilton.com. Retrieved August 1, 2019.
  5. ^ "Complimentary Drinks at Embassy Suites by Hilton". embassysuites3.hilton.com. Retrieved August 1, 2019.
  6. ^ "Embassy Suites by Hilton - Free Cooked-to-Order Breakfast". embassysuites3.hilton.com. Retrieved August 1, 2019.
  7. ^ "Embassy Suites Hotels %7c Retro Junk Commercial". Retro Junk. Retrieved August 15, 2019.

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