New Initiative Donates 10 Percent of Proceeds to Select Charitable Organizations
Press Release – SAN DIEGO — April 13, 2017 — As if guests needed more reasons to stay at Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego, the hotel announced a 2017 ‘Giveback’ promotion to support local charities. Guests participating in this promotion will rest assured knowing 10 percent of their bookings on any given Friday night will go back to a non-profit organization. Organizations were chosen based on Palomar San Diego’s passion for the cause and include San Diego Coast Keeper, San Diego Humane Society, The Center and No Child Hungry.
The first quarter bookings are being donated to San Diego Coast Keeper, an organization that protects and restores swimmable, fishable and drinkable waters in San Diego County, signifying Hotel Palomar San Diego’s keen interest in preserving the local beaches and overall environment.
From April to June, the San Diego Humane Society, an organization that provides vital services, such as adoption, training courses and education programs to animals, will be receiving the proceeds, keeping in line with Hotel Palomar San Diego and Kimpton’s pet-friendly offerings and love for guests’ four-legged friends. Additionally, the hotel has partnered with the San Diego Humane Society to hold a pet adoption event on the pool deck on Thursday, May 25 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. PT on the pool deck with animals available to adopt.
The Center, who’s mission it is to enhance and sustain the health and well-being of the LGBT community, will receive donations from July to September, representing Hotel Palomar San Diego and Kimpton’s support and inclusion for all. In the last quarter of the year, donations will be funneled to No Child Hungry, a national nonprofit that works to end child hunger in America, showcasing Hotel Palomar San Diego’s passion for helping the homeless families and children throughout San Diego county.
“Our goal was to kick off 2017 with a promotion that gives back to organizations that make a difference in our own back yard,” said Drew Parker, area director of sales and marketing at Hotel Palomar. “We are fortunate to live and work in this incredible city. We want our guests to not only enjoy what San Diego and our great downtown hotel have to offer, but to play a role in supporting important organization and feel even better about their stay.”
The rate code for booking is GIVE. Stays must include a Friday and rates start at $159. For more information on the promotion, visit www.hotelpalomar-sandiego.com.
ABOUT HOTEL PALOMAR SAN DIEGO
Kimpton’s Hotel Palomar San Diego is a contemporary stylish retreat in the heart of San Diego’s vibrant downtown community. The 211-room boutique hotel blends urban sophistication with outdoor living, catering to leisure and business travelers alike. Celebrating the San Diego lifestyle, the hotel offers guests an authentic local experience—from its surf-inspired skyline guestrooms and suites, to premier services at the 5,500 square-foot Nature’s Spa by Jurlique and 20,000 square feet of best-in-class, flexible event space. The hotel will also be home to the soulful Mexican street food eatery Curadero, launching in early 2017. For more information, visit www.hotelpalomar-sandiego.com.
ABOUT KIMPTON HOTELS & RESTAURANTS
San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is a leading collection of boutique hotels and restaurants and the acknowledged industry pioneer that first introduced the boutique hotel concept to the United States. In 1981, Bill Kimpton founded the company that today is renowned for making travelers feel genuinely cared for through thoughtful perks and amenities, bold, playful design and a sincerely personal style of guest service. Out to help people live full, balanced lives, Kimpton aims to inspire with touches like yoga mats in every room, complimentary coffee and tea to start the day, hosted evening Wine Hour, in-room fitness programming and complimentary bike rentals. The award-winning restaurants and bars are led by talented chefs and bartenders that offer guests a chance to dine like a local.
Kimpton is consistently ranked as one of the top companies in the Market Metrix Hospitality Index, Upper Upscale Segment, for Customer Satisfaction. The company is highly-regarded for its innovative employee culture and benefits and has been named a FORTUNE magazine “Best Place to Work” six times since 2009. Kimpton is continuously growing and currently operates over 60 hotels and 70 plus restaurants, bars and lounges in 30 U.S. cities. In January 2015, Kimpton was welcomed into the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) family of hotel brands, bringing together two special cultures and sets of values to create the world’s largest boutique hotel business. For more information, visit www.KimptonHotels.com.