Luxury Arizona Resort Recognized for LGBT-Welcoming Practices
SEDONA, Ariz. (April, 2011) - Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa, a luxury resort set amidst the spectacular beauty of Northern Arizona’s Red-Rock country, was recently recognized by Travel Alternatives Group (TAG) for its commitment to genuinely welcoming the LGBT community. After thorough evaluation, TAG acknowledged Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa for its employment policies, services and support returned to the LGBT community.
"We are extremely honored to receive this approval from TAG," said Edgar Lozoya, general manager of Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa. "We feel that it is important to support our local LGBT community and welcome all travelers to our world-renowned destination."
Sedona has always been known as a warm and friendly destination, and the Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa is no exception. As a TAG Approved® hotel, Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa meets six LGBT-friendly qualifications including treating heterosexual and domestic partners equally in personnel policies and employing staff who reflect the diversity of their community. Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa also recently partnered with The Arizona Pride Guide to give away a commitment ceremony at the property to a deserving couple.
Hilton Sedona Resort & Spa offers special services and amenities designed with the LGBT community in mind. Among them are wedding packages ideal for intimate commitment ceremonies in one of the world’s most beautiful destinations. Hilton Sedona Resort’s hospitality is also extended to four-legged travelers. At the resort, pets will enjoy special amenities such as complimentary pampering treats and access to patio dining areas.
Located along the beautiful Red Rock Scenic Byway, Sedona’s gateway to world-famous red rock country and Arizona’s first All American Road, Hilton Sedona Resort and Spa, a 219-room property is only 90 minutes north of Phoenix. Guest accommodations feature two-room suites with separate living rooms and private patios or balconies, with breathtaking views of Sedona’s majestic red rocks or the Sedona Golf Resort. In-room amenities include fireplace, flat screen televisions, mini-bar, high-speed Internet access, microwave oven, coffeemaker, and iron/ironing board.
Additionally, the resort boasts three heated pools, two restaurants, and has the area’s largest conference facilities in Northern Arizona with 20,500 square feet of meeting space. Complete meetings packages are available.
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