May 23, 2014 // Franchising.com // WARSAW, Poland and MCLEAN, Va. – DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre Warsaw today welcomes its first guests in the Polish capital. The impressive 360-room new build hotel is one of the largest conference venues in Eastern Europe, and the latest addition to Hilton Worldwide's growing portfolio in the region. The hotel is owned by Polaris Hospitality Enterprises Sp.z.o.o. and is operated under a franchise agreement with Hilton Worldwide.
Situated in tranquil landscaped gardens, the hotel includes 20 conference rooms, and a grand 21,527 square feet ballroom, capable of accommodating up to 2,000 people. Guests wishing to unwind can take advantage of the many treatments on offer at the hotel's state of the art spa, which includes 18 dedicated treatment rooms, and a relaxing 82 foot indoor swimming pool.
John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton said, "DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre Warsaw combines large scale, quality conference and meeting space with a range of upscale spa and food & beverage amenities. This hotel is a superb example of DoubleTree and a welcome addition to our brand portfolio, which now boasts more than 70 hotels open or under development in Europe."
DoubleTree by Hilton is known for its unique CARE culture, which is a core philosophy of every hotel. CARE stands for 'Create A Rewarding Experience', for guests, team members and the community, empowering team members to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the traveler feel human again. Each guest at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre Warsaw will be greeted upon check-in with a warm DoubleTree by Hilton chocolate chip cookie, a tradition that has welcomed DoubleTree guests for more than 25 years.
The new hotel is located on Skalnicowa Street, Warsaw, close to both Chopin and Modlin Airports, providing convenient transport links for international guests. Warsaw city centre is eight five miles from the hotel, and the atmospheric old town is known for its architecture and history, and abundance of parks and public spaces.
Simon Vincent, president, EMEA, Hilton Worldwide said, "Having celebrated a decade in the EU earlier this month, Poland's GDP has grown on average by 4% since 2004. The country's attractiveness as a business destination has grown considerably in recent years and DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre Warsaw caters to strong demand in the capital of Warsaw. This new hotel is a fine example of our upscale DoubleTree brand."
With a range of elegant guest rooms, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre Warsaw offers a variety of options that meet the needs of every kind of traveler, from groups to transient business to a vacationing family. Each guest will also benefit from other DoubleTree by Hilton brand exclusives including the signature DoubleTree by Hilton SweetDreamsTM sleep experience, a refreshing array of CITRON body care products by Crabtree & Evelyn and a selection of in-room coffee and teas.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Centre Warsaw is situated at Skalnicowa Street 21, Warsaw, 04-797. For more information or to make a reservation, call: + 48 22 2780 000 or visit DoubleTreeWarsaw.com for latest rates and availability. Media can access additional information at news.doubletree.com.
With a fast-growing, global collection of more than 370 upscale hotels in gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations across 32 countries and 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 94 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company's portfolio of ten 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 Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, 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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