StepStone Hospitality Expands Portfolio With Historic Hilton

PROVIDENCE, RI—StepStone Hospitality has added the 561-key Hilton Cincinnati Netherlands Plaza to its third-party management portfolio, bringing the total number of properties to 17. The hotel is owned by Belvedere Corporation, a local Cincinnati real estate company that was purchased by Greg Power in 2014.

Located one block from the Duke Energy Convention Center, the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza is a charter member of Historic Hotels of America, as well as a registered National Landmark and a member of the National Register of Historic Places. The hotel is connected via skywalks to restaurants, shopping and area businesses and is two blocks from a Cincinnati Bell Connector Streetcar stop with connections to multiple popular area destinations.

The hotel features French Art Deco architecture, Brazilian rosewood, Italian marble and free-flowing designs on the etched Benedict metal elevator doors showcasing herons and a lotus floral arrangement capped by a small light symbolizing the sun.

The 561 rooms include 73 suites. The hotel also offers more than 40,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, a full-service business center, fitness room, indoor heated pool, barbershop, beauty salon and Orchids at Palm Court. Other onsite dining options include the Grille at Palm Court and the Bar at Palm Court.