DoubleTree by Hilton Announces Opening of New Hotel in Veracruz, Mexico
The new DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz welcomes travelers to a city with a unique blend of business, culture, ecotourism and gastronomy
VERACRUZ, Mexico and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) announced today the opening of the new 226-room DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz, conveniently located across from the beach overlooking the harbor, with direct access to the historic center and the most modern shopping, business and entertainment district. This new hotel is the latest addition to the DoubleTree by Hilton brand portfolio, which already has more than 460 DoubleTree by Hilton hotels in 38 countries.
"At Hilton Worldwide we are proud to continue our sustained growth throughout the region," said Jose Munoz, vice president of operations, Mexico and Central America, Hilton Worldwide. "DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz is a welcome addition to our 42 operating hotels across several brands welcoming travelers throughout Mexico, as well as more than 20 projects currently in our development pipeline."
DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz boasts an ideal location only eight miles from the airport, 1.5 miles from downtown, and 5.5 miles from Boca del Rio - a modern business, shopping and recreation center. This combination makes the hotel perfect for business travel and leisure getaways, as well as social and corporate events.
"The DoubleTree by Hilton brand has inspired travelers worldwide. We are very pleased to extend our presence in Mexico through Veracruz and welcome our guests with our classic warm chocolate chip cookie," said Dianna Vaughan, senior vice president and global brand head of DoubleTree by Hilton and Curio - A Collection by Hilton.
The DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz hotel offers 226 spacious guest rooms and suites in a nine-story contemporary modern style building with marble floors, wide aisles and a great view of the open ocean and harbor - one of the largest in Mexico. All rooms feature the Sweet DreamsTM bed by DoubleTree Sleep Experience, exclusive at DoubleTree by Hilton, which guarantees total relaxation and restful sleep, as well as flat screen TVs with premium channels. Each room offers spacious bathrooms and showers with bath amenities from London-based Aroma Actives.
With business travelers in mind, the rooms also include a workstation, ergonomic chairs, multi-contact for all kinds of technology devices and direct light, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi in rooms and public areas. The hotel also offers more than 19,000 square feet of space for events and conventions, including ballrooms with stunning views of the sea, and the meetings promise that all events will be delivered without a glitch.
DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz is true to the brand with an array of amenities to make a guest's stay even more comfortable, such as the Wake-up DoubleTree BreakfastTM buffet, plus well-equipped fitness center, laundry and valet parking.
The wide range of services and amenities at DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz is complemented by Enxebre restaurant, which offers an international menu peppered with dishes of traditional Veracruz cuisine, drawing on the richness and freshness of local ingredients. Bar 47 boasts stunning ocean views and offers an assortment of drinks and signature cocktails in a space equipped with screens for watching sports or the latest entertainment. Guests can also enjoy 24-hour room service.
The hotel participates in Hilton HHonors, the only hotel loyalty program that allows members to earn Points & Miles® on the same stay and No Blackout Dates on reward stays. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels receive instant benefits, including an exclusive discount that can't be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app.
To celebrate the new opening, DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz is offering special rates starting at $999.00 pesos + tax (approximately US$55) per night per room. For more information or reservations, visit www.doubletreeveracruz.com or call 1-800-445-8667.
DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz reinforces the brand's growth in Latin America representing its 11th hotel in Latin America and third DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Mexico, following DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Queretaro and DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Saltillo.
Hilton Worldwide currently has a portfolio of more than 90 hotels and resorts open and welcoming travelers in Latin America, including more than 40 in Mexico. The company is actively pursuing additional Latin American growth opportunities and currently has a robust pipeline of more than 50 projects across the region, including more than 20 in Mexico.
About DoubleTree by Hilton
DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of nearly 560 upscale hotels with more than 130,000 rooms across six continents. Over the past 50 years, DoubleTree by Hilton has maintained its philosophy that it’s the little things that make a big difference, from welcoming guests with its signature warm DoubleTree Cookie, to serving the local community. Thanks to the dedication of its Team Members, DoubleTree by Hilton ensures the absolute best experiences for guests and continues to be a symbol of comfort through contemporary accommodations and amenities, including unique food and beverage experiences, state-of-the-art fitness offerings, and meetings and event spaces. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. To make reservations, travelers may visit doubletree.com. Connect with DoubleTree by Hilton on facebook.com/doubletree, twitter.com/doubletree and instagram.com/doubletree. Learn about the latest brand news at newsroom.hilton.com/doubletree.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,600 properties with nearly 913,000 rooms, in 113 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton earned a spot on the 2018 world’s best workplaces list, and has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its nearly 100 year history. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program, Hilton Honors, nearly 85 million members who book directly with Hilton have access to instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.Download Article Photos