Near Little Italy this hotel gets high marks for its location. our guests give it extra credit for its vibrant neighborhood proximity to the sights and loads of amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi. The 12-story Hilton Garden Inn has impressive architectural details inside and out. The lobby is a stunner beginning with a circle of massive columns just inside the main entrance. The fitness center is unusually large with a pool and even a squash court. Elevators whisk you up to the 195 non-smoking rooms filled with up-to-the-minute touches such as flat-panel TVs plugs for your digital devices and free wireless internet. The top-of-the-line beds are fully adjustable so you can choose how firm or soft they are. There's a spacious work area with bright lighting and an ergonomic chair as well as a microwave and mini-fridge you can fill with your favorite snacks. On the second floor is a casual restaurant that also serves cooked-to-order breakfast in the morning. The Hilton Garden Inn is in the Harbor East area one of the city's newest neighborhoods just one block from the hopping Inner Harbor. It's an easy 15-minute stroll to the Baltimore Aquarium and the waterfront route is stunning. Little Italy with its dozens of traditional eateries starts just a block north of the hotel. It's 11 miles to Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport and Amtrak's Penn Station is about two miles north. Close to the action but away from the noise and traffic the Hilton Garden Inn has a great address comfortable rooms and high-tech amenities.