September 16, 2015 // Franchising.com // ANSHUN, China and McLEAN, - Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of its first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in China's southwestern Guizhou province. DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun strengthens Hilton Worldwide's presence in Guizhou and is owned by Guizhou Bailing Enterprise Group Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd and managed by Hilton Worldwide.
"Anshun is one of western China's most scenic tourist destinations. Famous for its cool weather, magnificent karst rock formations and for having Asia's largest waterfall, Anshun is both a summer and winter retreat," said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president of operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton Worldwide. "We look forward to addressing the demand for quality hotels in Anshun and remain committed to supporting the growth of tourism in key regions of the country. Hilton Worldwide brands have had a presence in China for 27 years and with the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun, we now have 58 hotels operating in this market."
DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun is located on the bank of Hongshan Lake, in Anshun's city center. The hotel is next to the municipal government offices, 4.8km from the train station, 7.2km from Huangguoshu Airport and less than an hour's drive from the famous Huangguoshu Waterfall.
"We continue to be excited by the growth opportunities the DoubleTree by Hilton brand has in China, where we currently operate over 20 hotels and have 60 in the pipeline," said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "With more than 425 properties globally, DoubleTree by Hilton is known for providing rewarding guest experiences, with all the special comforts that we call the 'little things.' We're thrilled to welcome both international and domestic travelers to Anshun, starting with a warm chocolate chip cookie welcome upon arrival."
DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun has 300 rooms, including 48 suites and a Presidential Suite. All rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows that offer stunning views of Hongshan Lake or the city skyline. Modern furnishings and amenities include the luxurious Sweet DreamsTM by DoubleTree Sleep Experience, elegant bathroom amenities and a 42-inch LCD television with satellite channels. Guests who upgrade to an executive room or suite will enjoy exclusive access to the Executive Lounge, which offers complimentary breakfast and refreshments.
An ideal venue for business meetings and social events, DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun has a 1,200 square-meter ballroom, eight function rooms and a 24-hour Connectivity Zone with the latest audio-visual technology. Recreational facilities at the hotel include a heated indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center that is equipped with the best in Precor-branded cardiovascular and strength training equipment.
DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun also delivers a variety of dining experiences. Guests can start the day with a delicious buffet breakfast at OPEN, a fresh, urban all-day dining restaurant that offers flexibility and an engaging atmosphere. And at the elegant JINZHOU Chinese Restaurant, guests can expect the finest Cantonese cuisine and Guizhou specialties. In addition to a main dining area, the restaurant also has 10 private dining rooms, with panoramic views of the lake, for special celebrations and business lunches.
DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun 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 celebrate the hotel's opening, Hilton HHonors members who stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun between September 15, 2015, and February 14, 2016, will earn 1,000 points per night. Along with the HHonors Points, members also enjoy the lowest rates with Hilton's Best Price Guarantee, late check-in, as well as a booking fee waiver when they book directly through Hilton.
DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun is located at No. 42 Hong Shan Hu Rd, Xi Xiu District, Anshun City, Guizhou Province, China. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit www.doubletree.com or call +86 851 3366 9666.
Media can access additional information on DoubleTree by Hilton Anshun at www.anshun.doubletree.com and more news on DoubleTree by Hilton hotel openings at news.doubletree.com.
With a fast-growing, global collection of more than 425 upscale hotels in gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations across six continents and nearly 40,000 rooms in the pipeline, 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 Team Members to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the traveler feel human again. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in and choose their room.
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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 96 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company's portfolio of twelve world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,440 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 730,000 rooms in 97 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. Visit news.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide at www.facebook.com/hiltonworldwide, www.twitter.com/hiltonworldwide, www.youtube.com/hiltonworldwide, www.flickr.com/hiltonworldwide, and www.linkedin.com/company/hilton-worldwide.
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