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Waffles and Wanderlust: Introducing Lemon Waffles, A Zesty New Breakfast Sensation at Hampton by Hilton   

Hampton by Hilton Lemon Waffles - hand holding a lemon over a waffle and breakfast spread

The iconic Hampton by Hilton Waffle is renowned for delighting guests across the globe with its signature fluffy texture and irresistible flavors. From seasonal favorites like red velvet and pumpkin spice to the classic vanilla batter, this famous breakfast staple embodies Hampton's warm, welcoming spirit. Now, just in time for summer, Hampton by Hilton is unveiling its zestiest flavor yet: the limited-time Lemon Waffle, available beginning May 20 in the United States and Canada.

Guests can dress up their lemon waffles with a drizzle of honey and a dollop of whipped cream, or smother in a sweet blueberry compote, marrying two of summer’s sweetest flavors. However you take your waffles, they’ll be served with a smile when you stay at Hampton by Hilton.

A Burst of Lemon Zest

Hampton by Hilton Lemon Waffle

Lemon has been capturing hearts and tastebuds worldwide with its refreshing, zesty flavor, solidifying its place as a culinary darling. Chefs, bartenders, and home cooks alike are experimenting with this versatile citrus fruit in new and inventive ways. From tangy lemon curd tarts and lemon-infused cocktails to refreshing lemon sorbets and bold lemon pepper seasonings, this bright, summery flavor has taken the food world by storm. The new Hampton Lemon Waffle is the latest twist in this trend, offering bright citrus flavor that’s perfect for warm-weather mornings. Whether sweet or savory, lemon is leading a citrus renaissance that adds a burst of sunshine to any dish or drink. 

A Taste of Travel Inspiration

Hampton by Hilton Breakfast with Lemon Waffles

The new Lemon Waffle not only delivers a delicious start to your day but also evokes a spirit of adventure. Whether you’re looking for sweet and citrusy or tangy and tart, there is a lemon flavor for everyone.

Here are seven Hampton hotels to inspire your next journey, each located near iconic lemon-loving destinations:  

Hampton by Hilton Liverpool City Centre, England 

Liverpool is home to the quirky and unique Liverpool Lemon Museum, where visitors can explore all things lemon. After touring this citrus wonderland, enjoy a warm breakfast at the nearby Hampton by Hilton Liverpool City Centre before exploring the historic sights of the city.

Hampton Inn by Hilton Chula Vista Eastlake California, USA 

Once known as the “Lemon Capital of the World,” Chula Vista hosts an annual Lemon Festival with live entertainment, lemon-infused contests, delicious treats and even a kids’ contest for the Lil’ Lemons. Stay at Hampton Inn by Hilton Chula Vista Eastlake and enjoy the sunny California vibes while sampling lemonade, lemon sorbet and more at the festival. Start your day with a warm lemon waffle before diving into the lemon-filled celebrations.

Hampton by Hilton Rome North Fiano Romano, Italy 

While staying at Hampton by Hilton Rome North Fiano Romano, immerse yourself in Italy’s rich lemon culture. Visit Rome’s local markets to find authentic lemon-infused delicacies or take a short trip to the coastal regions of Amalfi and Sorrento, famous for their fragrant lemon groves and world-renowned limoncello.

Hampton by Hilton Antalya Airport, Türkiye

Hampton by Hilton Antalya Airport - King Room - view of bed, seating area, tv and doorway
Hampton by Hilton Antalya Airport - King Room

Türkiye’s Mediterranean region is known for its bountiful lemon orchards and refreshing lemon-infused cuisine. Stay at Hampton by Hilton Antalya Airport and explore the vibrant local markets, where you can sample lemon sherbet and other zesty treats. Begin your morning with a hearty Turkish breakfast before venturing out to explore Antalya’s citrus groves and scenic coastline.

Hampton by Hilton Chengdu Waishuangnan, China 

Anyue, known as the “Lemon Capital of China,” is famous for its annual Lemon Festival that celebrates the region’s bountiful citrus harvest. In fact, in autumn, the villages are a landscape of golden yellow, ready and ripened for harvest. Stay at Hampton by Hilton Chengdu Waishuangnan as your homebase and embark on a day trip to Anyue to explore the vibrant festival, featuring lemon-infused delicacies, exhibitions, and hands-on lemon-picking activities.  

Hampton by Hilton Bariloche, Argentina 

Nestled in the Andes, Bariloche is known for its stunning landscapes and culinary delights, including lemon-infused sweets like lemon tarts and alfajores. Stay at Hampton by Hilton Bariloche and explore the charming local cafes, where you can indulge in treats like lemon pastries, before heading out to enjoy Bariloche’s breathtaking scenery and vibrant markets.

Lemon waffles are available at more than 1,800 Hampton by Hilton properties across the U.S. and Canada through the Fourth of July holiday.