As you’ll probably agree, hands-on experience, continuing professional development and on-the-job training represent the most beneficial side of learning.  What could be better than offering an experience like that to this budding generation?     This Desmond Project is unique and is acknowledged as the only program in the nation to offer high school students […]

Congratulations Marissa and Tyler! Married 5/28/21 – Here is their full interview:   How did you hear about The Desmond? “We had a very specific wish list when it came time to look for a reception venue. It had to be local to our West Chester church ceremony, it had to have fantastic food, it […]

HOTEL RECEIVES TOP HONORS FOR GUEST SATISFACTION SCORES DoubleTree by Hilton Brand Recognizes Hotel for Highest Guest Satisfaction Scores in the U.S. and Canada. The Desmond Malvern, a DoubleTree by Hilton earned its way to the #1 Spot this Quarter! MALVERN, PA (November 18, 2021) – The Desmond Malvern, a DoubleTree by Hilton has been […]

I sat down with Jackie. I thought about how to describe her.  Superstar? Extraordinary? Magnificent? This is not easy….How to convey the qualities of Jackie, a restaurant server for over 23 years at The Desmond Malvern, a DoubleTree by Hilton. What adjective could possible describe all that she is?  To begin with, here are just […]

It seems a lifetime ago, that we chose our winner for the Military Wedding Giveaway (2019)! As expected, like so many others, our winning couple had to postpone their chosen wedding day in the summer of 2020. But we are happy to report… the Wedding is ON! And it’s coming up quickly!  June 18, 2021. […]

PA Prostate Cancer Coalition celebrates The Desmond Hotel in Malvern, PA for their commitment to fighting for prostate cancer awareness. Malvern, PA: On Saturday, March 30, 2019, the PA Prostate Cancer Coalition awarded Michael Chain and his team at The Desmond Hotel in Malvern, PA, for their service in prostate cancer awareness. The Desmond Hotel has […]

When Julia Davis Chandler published the first recipe for a peanut butter and jelly sandwich in 1901, she ended up changing the food landscape forever. The idea was simple: Combine already great ingredients to create something even better. While bread, peanut butter and jam were all commonplace, their combination became a brand-new sensation. Synergy like […]