DoubleTree Suites by Hilton opens in McAllen, TX after $10M makeover

DoubleTree by Hilton has announced the opening of DoubleTree Suites by Hilton McAllen, a newly-renovated nine-story, 262-suite hotel located near the McAllen International Airport. The former Embassy Suites hotel reopened following a $10 million transformation that included a complete redesign and updates to the lobby, atrium, restaurant, lounge, guest rooms, meeting rooms and indoor pool.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton McAllen is owned by Calmac Suites, LTD and managed by Phoenix Hospitality Group.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton McAllen debuted a makeover featuring contemporary updates incorporated into a Spanish-style design. Throughout the hotel, key features include warm color hues and design touches such as Cantera stone and Saltillo tile accents. In the middle of the hotel's atrium, a fountain creates a focal point.


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All of the hotel's two-room suites feature new furnishings, a microwave, mini refrigerator, coffee maker, and two flat-screen HDTVs. There is also a living area, as well as an ergonomic, multi-functional desk.

The hotel's brand new all-day dining restaurant, called 2nd Street | Bistro, Bar & Gourmet Market, features an open-view brick oven. Meanwhile, set in the atrium is the hotel's lobby bar.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton McAllen has more than 6,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including six meeting rooms and one board room. The Citrus Ballroom features 5,670 square feet of event space, well-suited to hosting large-scale meetings and events.

Amenities include: Wi-Fi connectivity throughout the hotel's public areas and guest rooms, a 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour business center, indoor pool, and outdoor sundeck.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton McAllen is located at 1800 S. 2nd Street, McAllen, TX 78503.