Published on : Tuesday, November 5, 2013
DoubleTree by Hilton announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu in China’s Anhui province. Strategically located in the central business district, the 26-story hotel features 442 contemporary guestrooms, including 23 suites, five uniquely-styled restaurants, the city’s largest ballroom at 1,000 square meters and nine multi-functional meeting rooms. The hotel is operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Wuhu Shimao New Century Property Co., Ltd.
“We are delighted to introduce DoubleTree by Hilton’s first hotel in Wuhu, a city rich in culture and business potential,” said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. “We look forward to welcoming guests both from within and from outside of China to experience our globally-recognized service culture, centered around the idea of CARE, or ‘Create A Rewarding Experience,’ for guests, team members and the community. CARE starts with the iconic warm chocolate chip cookie presented to each guest upon arrival and extends through every aspect of their stay.”
Situated just four kilometers from the Wuhu railway and bus stations, and 120 kilometers from Nanjing Lukou International Airport, DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu is ideally-suited for travelers who wish to enjoy fantastic shopping, dining and entertainment all within walking distance of the hotel. Guests will also enjoy easy access to popular attractions, including the nearby Fantawild Adventure Amusement Park.
DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu features 1,600 square meters of meeting space fully-equipped to handle the most elaborate of conventions, corporate meetings and banquet events. The hotel also boasts a spacious 1,000-square-meter ballroom, which is divisible into two sections, can flexibly accommodate up to 1,100 guests and is complemented by nine multi-function rooms equipped with ceiling-mounted projectors and screens, internet access and an adjacent 24-hour business center offering full secretarial services.
DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu boasts five tantalizing food and beverage outlets. Guests can enjoy light bites and drinks at OPEN Bar, indulge in a wholesome meal at the OPEN Bistro or relax with a coffee at the friendly OPEN Barista. At China Harvest, diners will experience an authentic taste of China, including famous local cuisines such as Anhui, Huaiyang, Sichuan and Cantonese. The contemporary yet simply decorated Mian Jiao Noodle Bar features a variety of tasty Chinese and Asian soups, fried noodles plus a selection of delicious steamed or pan-fried dumplings.
“Wuhu is experiencing rapid economic development and the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu is critical to this continued growth,” said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president of operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton Worldwide. “This year marks the 25th anniversary of Hilton Worldwide’s presence in mainland China and this hotel reinforces our continued commitment to the market and the growing success of the DoubleTree by Hilton brand throughout China.”
Guests will enjoy DoubleTree by Hilton brand exclusives, including an assortment of gourmet in-room tea and coffee offerings and a refreshing array of CITRON body care products by Crabtree & Evelyn. Modern guestrooms start at a spacious 30 square meters and are equipped with impressive technology and amenities, including an LCD flat-screen television with international satellite TV stations, in-room climate controls, the signature DoubleTree by Hilton Sweet Dreams bed and a marble bathroom featuring a rain shower. Guests will also enjoy a 24-hour fitness center and free wired and wireless internet access available throughout the hotel’s public spaces and guestrooms.
Hilton HHonors members will be able to earn and redeem points for their stay. To mark the opening, Hilton HHonors members will earn double points per two nights’ stay, triple points for three nights’ stay and a maximum of quadruple points for a four nights’ stay between October 31, 2013, and April 30, 2014. During this time, Hilton HHonors members staying with the hotel will also be entered into weekly drawings for a chance to win an overnight stay at participating DoubleTree by Hilton hotels in China, including hotels in Beijing, Chongqing, Haitang Bay, Kunshan, Qingdao, Shanghai, Shenyang, Taizhou, Wanzhou, Wuxi and Wuxi Lingshan. As Hilton HHonors membership is free, everyone is eligible to win*.
DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu is located at No. 15 Changjiang Middle Road, Jinghu District Wuhu, Anhui Province, China.
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