It's Pride month, so hotels all over the country are offering LGBT-friendly perks and deals. Here are just a few:
"Stay Hilton. Go Out" was launched in early April, and offers special amenities and deals for LGBT travelers and friends of the community at more than 175 Hilton Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Grand Vacations properties worldwide:
· Reduced Room Rates
· Double Hilton HHonors points
· Late check-out (when available)
· Free High-Speed Internet
· Free One-Year Digital Subscription to OUT one of the world¹s leading gay magazines
For more details and to book, visit www.hilton.com/GoOut.
Good to know: Hilton Hotels & Resorts is the official hotel partner of some of the world's most high-profile LGBT events in 2012, including WorldPride in London to Gay Days Orlando.
W Hotels around the country are also offering some nice events and perks:
New York City
The W Hotels in New York are offering a package for members of the LGBT community and its supporters. Primped and Pumped for Pride offers guests a suite at any W Hotel in New York; a weeklong membership to the David Barton gym; a private, in-room customized airbrush tanning session by Glowjob; and two VIP tickets to WORK!, a 12-hour dance extravaganza at Roseland Ballroom with DJs Peter Rauhofer and Offer Nissim. The package also includes late check-out. http://www.whotelsnewyork.com/pride
The San Francisco Pride Package includes a Cool Corner room; two signature cocktails in the Living Room bar; two official San Francisco Pride Parade grandstand tickets, and late check-out. The VIP Pride Package starts at $750 and offers suite accommodations; two signature cocktails in the Living Room bar; two official VIP tickets to the San Francisco Pride party tickets at City Hall on June 24; and late check-out. http://www.wsanfrancisco.com/pride-offers
W Chicago – Lakeshore and W Chicago – City Center have partnered with the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation, an organization led by English rugby World Cup champion Ben Cohen that focuses on bullying. On June 24 from 9am-12pm, W Chicago Lakeshore hosts a Pride kick-off brunch with Cohen, who will mingle with guests. Room packages are available with $25 from each package booked will automatically be donated to the foundation. Looking to support the cause and meet the man behind the charity? W Chicago – Lakeshore will also offer a $10,000 package that includes a weekend stay in a WOW suite during Pride, dinner with Ben at Wave, a private workout with Ben, and access to a Pride Brunch event.