December 15, 2015 // Franchising.com // BOGOTÁ, Colombia and MCLEAN, Va. – DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) twelve market-leading brands, today celebrated the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93, its first hotel in Colombia. Located in Chico, a sophisticated area of Bogotá’s financial district, the 132-room full-service hotel offers an ideal location for travelers seeking proximity to a myriad of businesses, restaurants, shops and night life destinations. Previously a Cosmos Insignia Hotel, DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 opens following a multi-million dollar renovation, which includes updates to the hotel’s public areas and guest rooms. DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 is owned by COSIN SAS and managed by Hoteles Cosmos.
“With a wide variety of businesses, museums and cultural events, Bogotá is an ideal location for DoubleTree by Hilton to expand its global presence,” said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. “We are incredibly excited to bring the first DoubleTree by Hilton to Colombia with the first-class team at DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93, beautifully appointed guestrooms, and our care-focused service that starts with a warm chocolate chip cookie welcome at check-in.”
DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 debuts a stylish, modern design with marble finishes throughout the property. The hotel’s guest rooms offer high ceilings, soundproof windows, upscale accommodations and amenities, as well as striking views of the Andes Mountains and the beautiful city of Bogotá. Additionally, the hotel offers complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel's public areas and guest rooms, a 24-hour business center, fitness center featuring Precor equipment open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., heated indoor pool, steam room and treatment room where guests can book individual massages.
With 252 square meters of flexible meeting space, including seven meeting rooms and a ballroom, DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 offers options for a variety of meetings or social events. For smaller groups, the hotel offers the Meetings Simplified by DoubleTree by Hilton package, which includes the meeting room, basic meeting Wi-Fi, meeting room supplies including a flipchart, markers, extension and power cord, and all day non-alcoholic beverage service. Catering services and a dedicated event staff are available to enhance any event.
“DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 will provide guests with a modern, upscale full service hotel that reflects the vibrancy of our bustling city,” said José Luis Perini Rodríguez, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93. “We are proud to be the first DoubleTree by Hilton in Colombia and look forward to welcoming guests with the brand’s globally-renowned service culture that prides itself on delivering the ‘little things’ that add up to a world-class travel experience.”
DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 offers a variety of dining options to suit any palate. Agata Restaurant, a modern, intimate restaurant is open daily for all-day dining, featuring innovative international cuisine with daily specials, prix fixe lunch menus and live music. For those seeking a relaxed, pub environment with delicious food and cocktails, Big Bang Bar offers happy hours and live music on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday evenings. Located on the ninth floor, Sky VIP Lounge offers breathtaking mountain views for guests with lounge access or eligible Hilton HHonors members to start their day with breakfast or unwind with a glass of wine or cocktail at happy hour. DoubleTree by Hilton’s Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast is also available for guests, while those preferring to dine in the comfort of their room can conveniently order room service 24-hours a day.
DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 is located within walking distance of a number of shopping, dining and entertainment areas including the Parque 93 neighborhood, Zona Rosa, Zone T and Zona G. Those traveling for business will enjoy close proximity to a number of corporate offices and buildings such as Oracle and the World Trade Center Bogotá, LG, JW Thomson, Ernest and Young, Schlumberg, Mcann Ericson, while guests who enjoy the outdoors will be able to take advantage of El Virrey Park. The hotel is located 16 kilometers from el Dorado International Airport.
In addition to the iconic warm chocolate chip cookie welcome, guests will enjoy other DoubleTree by Hilton brand amenities, including a variety of gourmet coffee and tea, the refreshing London-based Aroma Actives natural skin and body care line, and an industry-recognized service culture built around the idea of CARE, which stands for Create a Rewarding Experience for guests, team members and the community.
DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 participates in the Hilton HHonors® loyalty program, which is open to all guests and free to join - visit here for enrollment information. HHonors members always get our lowest price with our Best Price Guarantee, along with HHonors Points, free standard Wi-Fi, access to digital check-in and Digital Key, and no hidden fees, only when they book directly through Hilton. To mark the hotel's opening, Hilton HHonors members will earn double bonus points from December 17, 2015 through March 17, 2016. Based on availability, Gold and Diamond members will also enjoy free premium Wi-Fi and upgrades to the hotel's exclusive Hilton HHonors floor, complimentary Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast and access to the HHonors Lounge. DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93 is located at Carrera 11B no. 96-59 Bogotá, Bogotá, Colombia. For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers may visit bogotaparque93.doubletree.com or call +57-1-6506900. HHonors members always get our lowest price, along with HHonors Points, digital check-in and no booking fees only when they book directly through Hilton.
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