PALM BEACH, FLORIDA- January 11, 2013, – Island Hospitality Management, Inc. announced today that it now manages the Hampton Inn Downtown Waterfront by Hilton Portland, Maine.

The six-story, 122-room hotel is located at 209 Fore Street on the downtown Portland peninsula. The hotel is located in the Old Port district and offers ready access to downtown Portland’s waterfront, historical attractions, boutiques, many restaurants, and bars. The hotel is the #1 rated hotel on Trip Advisor for the Portland market, which is one of the top travel destinations in New England. Bon Appetite Magazine named Portland, Maine as the “Foodiest Small Town in America”.

“This is a tremendous asset in the heart of a downtown New England market that fits in exactly with our strategy of managing premium-branded, upscale extended-stay and select-service hotels in high demand markets, it joins our portfolio as one of our flagship hotels,” said Tim Walker, President. “The hotel is great for leisure travelers due to its location, and with its high-quality Hampton brand affiliation, maintains a strong business traveler presence throughout the year. The hotel is performing strongly and continues to ramp up.”

About Island Hospitality

Headquartered in West Palm Beach, Fla., Island Hospitality Management, Inc, is a third-party, independent management company. It operates over 175 hotels under eighteen different brands, primarily premium select-service hotels, upscale, extended-stay properties, and upscale hotels, in 32 states and the District of Columbia.