Homewood Suites by Hilton Downtown Salina
Homewood Suites by Hilton Downtown Salina expects to earn the hotel of choice for Salina visitors. The five-story hotel will be located on Mulberry Street between South Santa Fe Avenue and South Fifth Street – providing easy access to:
- Salina’s premier businesses
- Salina Regional Health Center
- Salina Arts Center
- Smoky Hill Museum
- Diverse variety of dining, entertainment, shopping and sports venues.
The hotel is within a 28-block district designated for revitalization in downtown Salina. The ambitious project was envisioned by Salina 20/20 Inc., a group of Salina civic and business leaders. The $100 million development includes:
- Arts district featuring the historic Stiefel Theatre
- Arts studios
- A new classic car museum
- The Alley entertainment center
- Kenwood Park
- Tony’s Event Center
Salina Field House which accommodates indoor sports activities and tournaments
Much of the development will be complete when the hotel opens in December of 2019.
The new Homewood Suites Downton Salina will offer 113 suites. Tami Loewen, owner of Loewen Design describes the property as “A historic Boutique property, honoring the roots of Salina, with a modern and fresh guest experience that is thoughtfully local, and MEMORABLE….”Heritage Heartland”.
Each suite will feature:
- Full kitchen, refrigerator/ice maker, dishwasher, microwave, range and cookware.
- Workstation with complimentary Internet
- 42-inch HDTV
- Serta bed
- Meeting and event facilities up to 200
- Two boardrooms
- Library for relaxing
- Lodge for complimentary daily breakfast buffet and Mon-Thur evening social
- Courtyard with patio and fire pit
- Zero entry indoor pool
- Expanded fitness workout room
On Site Dining
Dining will be central to the Homewood Downtown Salina experience. The 5,500 square-foot restaurant will be operated as YaYa’s Euro Bistro. YaYa’s is a highly regarded brand of PB&J Restaurants out of Overland Park, Kansas. Zagat has rated YaYa’s as a “Top Restaurant”. PB&J currently operates YaYa’s in Kansas City, Denver, St. Louis and Little Rock. The company also operates Newport Grill restaurants in Wichita and Overland Park, the Red Robin Gourmet Burger restaurants in Kansas City, Topeka and Wichita. In addition to operating the restaurant, YaYa’s culinary team will provide food and beverage service in the hotel meeting spaces.
The Salina Starbucks will offer a selection of premium teas, fine pastries and other delectable treats to please the taste buds. The music you will hear in the store is chosen for its artistry and appeal. We’re a neighborhood gathering place, a part of the daily routine – and we couldn’t be happier about it. Get to know us and you’ll see: we are so much more than what we brew.