June 26, 2014 // Franchising.com // DUBAI, U.A.E. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai - Jumeirah Beach in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Located on The Walk, a 1.7 kilometer/1 mile seaside strip in the Jumeirah Beach Residence area, the DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai – Jumeirah Beach is in a perfect location for relaxing, swimming, skydiving, shopping and socializing and only minutes away from Dubai Marina and Dubai Marina Mall. The 110-suites property is the second DoubleTree by Hilton hotel to open in the Emirate of Dubai after the recent opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Residences Dubai - Al Barsha and is the third to open in the United Arab Emirates in the past year.
"DoubleTree by Hilton is proud to present its fifth opening in the Arabian Peninsula region." said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "As one of Hilton Worldwide’s market-leading brands, DoubleTree by Hilton caters to both business and leisure travelers by focusing on a warm, welcoming guest service culture built around the idea of CARE, which stands for ‘Create A Rewarding Experience’ – not only for our guests, but also for our employees and for the communities in which we serve. Our guest’s stay begins with the presentation of a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie upon arrival, adding a touch of warmth and indulgence after a long day of travel."
DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai - Jumeirah Beach features a selection of 110 spacious one, two and three bedroom suites, some with a fully equipped kitchen and breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf Sea and The Palm Jumeirah, an iconic man-made island. The hotel will appeal to both leisure and business travelers due to its vibrant location by the sea and wide range of amenities including complimentary in-room Wi-Fi for Hilton HHonors Diamond and Gold members, complimentary Wi-Fi in all public areas, eight meeting rooms with flexible sizes, a complimentary 24-hour connectivity center and a complimentary 24-hour fitness center overlooking the Arabian Gulf Sea. Guests wishing to unwind can take advantage of the many treatments on offer at the hotel's Breakwater Health Club, which includes four dedicated treatment rooms, a steam room, jacuzzi and sauna. Guests can also relax by the sea in the outdoor infinity pool or at the hotel’s private beach, the Areia Beach Club.
Guests will be able to select from four dining options in the hotel, including Al Maeda, featuring upscale Arabic cuisine and an outdoor terrace with sea view; The Kitchen Table, serving the signature Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast™ and a broad selection of local and international fresh dishes; Areia Beach Bar & Grill where guests can taste the authentic flavors of Arabic style BBQ and watch the sunset over the sea; and the Maiya Lounge, a relaxing setup with a selection of waters from around the world, specialty hot & cold beverages and a variety of light menu items including pastries, salads, sandwiches and fruits.
Rudi Jagersbacher, president, Hilton Worldwide Middle East & Africa said, "The recent DoubleTree by Hilton openings in the UAE have been embraced by both domestic guests and international travelers. DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai - Jumeirah Beach expands the geographical diversity of the brand and provides affordable full-service hospitality to satisfy the needs of both short and long term guests."
Hassan El Wahidi, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai - Jumeirah Beach said, "It is very exciting to be a part of the growth of the DoubleTree brand in Dubai with this new opening. The hotel enjoys a perfect location by the sea in one of the most vibrant areas of the city, which suits guests who are looking for a personalized level of service. My team and I are looking forward to delivering the special comforts and acts of kindness that guests have come to expect from DoubleTree by Hilton hotels around the world.
Other DoubleTree by Hilton locations in the UAE are: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Residences Dubai – Al Barsha, DoubleTree by Hilton Ras al Khaimah and DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island.
Guests can save up to 33% on their next stay with the Summer Sale offer, visit http://hiltonhotelsmea.com/sale for more details. DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai - Jumeirah Beach will participate in Hilton HHonors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide. Hilton HHonors members will be able to earn and redeem points with their stay. To become a Hilton HHonors member, visit HHonors.com
With a fast-growing, global collection of more than 370 upscale hotels in gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations across six continents, every little thing we do at DoubleTree by Hilton inspires us to create a rewarding experience for our hotel guests, our team members and the communities we proudly serve. Our hospitality begins with a warm chocolate chip cookie welcome upon arrival and continues with the award-winning Hilton HHonors guest loyalty program, an array of fine services and amenities and our longstanding CARE Culture tradition that empowers more than 45,000 team members to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the traveler feel human again.
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Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxury and full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and focused-service hotels. For 95 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company's portfolio of eleven world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,100 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 685,000 rooms in 92 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®.
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