Left to right, Robert Crabbe, Bobbi Miller, sales manager; James Dietz, assistant general manager, Victoria Baran, sales and catering manager;  Barbara Klein, director of sales; Adrian Brewington, general manager; Peter Braithwaite, 2nd Ward alderman; Bonnie Kincaid, reservations and sales coordinator; and Elaine Kemna-Irish.                                                                         Photo by Evanston Photographis Studios

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Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston Interstate Hotels and Resorts’ held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 6 to celebrate the completion of its lobby renovation. The six-story, 178-room hotel is located at 1818 Maple Ave.

Hilton Garden now features elements of Project Grow, a major brand revitalization initiative that includes upgrades to the property’s communal spaces including the lobby and guest reception area. The property also includes the remodeled Garden Grille and Bar, with expanded bar seating, now featuring beer on tap and multiple TVs.

“We’re thrilled to unveil the newly renovated Hilton Garden Inn Chicago North Shore/Evanston,” said Adrian Brewington, general manager. “The communal dining table and enhanced lighting and décor create a comfortable space which will allow guests to take greater advantage of the hotel’s public spaces and offerings…”

Other hotel amenities include complimentary WiFi, 24-hour business center with remote printing from any laptop or smartphone, a fitness center, and an indoor swimming pool.