Hilton Garden Inn – Awards & Milestones


Entrepreneur 2023 Franchise 500®

  • No. 4 within the Hotels & Motels category
  • No. 33 overall

USA Today Top 10 Best Budget-Friendly Hotel Brand

44 Hilton Garden Inn hotels were included in the 2023 U.S. News & World Report best hotel rankings


Entrepreneur 2022 Franchise 500®

  • Top 5 in the "Hotels & Motels" category

North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index


  • Hilton Garden Inn opens its 900th hotel, Hilton Garden Inn Camden Waterfront, the first hotel in the city in more than 50 years.
  • Hilton Garden Inn ranks #30 in Franchise Times Top 200 Franchises list.
  • Hilton Garden Inn ranked as the #4 Upscale Hotel Brand by Business Travel News.


  • Hilton opened its first tri-branded property, which includes Hilton Garden Inn Chicago McCormick Place, Hampton Inn by Hilton Chicago McCormick Place and Home2 Suites by Hilton Chicago McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Hilton Garden Inn announced a partnership with Clean the World, the world's largest organization to recycle hotel soap and bath amenities. Furthering Hilton’s 2030 target to send zero soap to landfill, Hilton Garden Inn will commit to supporting Clean the World by providing recycled hygiene products to save the lives of those in need.


  • Hilton Garden Inn unveils complete brand refresh, focused on food and beverage updates, new hotel prototypes for each region of the world and brand culture enhancements.
  • Hilton Garden Inn ties for #1 upscale hotel brand according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index.