DoubleTree by Hilton Expands Turkish Presence, Inviting Guests to Enjoy One of Largest Rooftop Cafes in Elazig
New Elazig hotel offers city centre location and outstanding spa services in East Turkey
ELAZIG, Turkey and MCLEAN, Va. - The Turkish city of Elazig today welcomed DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig, the latest addition to the portfolio of DoubleTree by Hilton hotels, one of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) 14 market-leading brands. Centrally-located, the hotel joins 11 DoubleTree by Hilton properties open in Turkey.
The fully-refurbished hotel is in the heart of in Elazig, a city which was initially developed as an extension of the historic city of Harput. Elazig is situated on a plain in Euphrates Valley, surrounded by vineyards and gardens. It offers leisure attractions, such as the ancient Harput Castle, the Hazarbaba Ski Lounge, the Buzluk Caves and the picturesque Hazar Lake, making it a popular tourism destination in Eastern Turkey. The government's regional offices are situated in Elazig, which also has a thriving mining industry.
DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig boasts 110 guest rooms and is conveniently located in the city centre, just 12 kilometres from Elazig Airport with easy access to cultural attractions. The hotel features a range of dining options, including one of the largest rooftop terrace cafes in the city. At the expansive rooftop Terrace Bar & Cafe, guests can take in stunning views of Elazig while enjoying shisha, drinks and snacks. Guests can also savour international and Turkish cuisine at the All Day Dining restaurant, have light bites at the Lobby Bar or sip healthy refreshments at the spa's Vitamin Bar.
"Whether in town for business or pleasure, DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig is situated in the heart of the city, making it convenient to stroll through the historical bazaars, watch the Elazigspor football team in action at the Elazig Ataturk Stadium or visit Harput castle," said Dianna Vaughan, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "We look forward to bringing the brand's unique style of hospitality to Elazig, delighting travellers with the caring service and thoughtful touches that make a DoubleTree by Hilton stay great, starting with our signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie."
The hotel offers extensive leisure and business facilities: At the spa, guests can relax and unwind, choosing from a range of treatments, including Turkish Hammam and Turkish massage. The spa also features a relaxation area, steam room and a dry and wet sauna. There is a modern, 24-hour fitness center, an indoor pool and a Jacuzzi too. The hotel also offers a flexible meeting space, which can be made into a ballroom or three meeting rooms and can accommodate up to 300 people. Complimentary indoor parking is available as well.
"We are delighted to have opened DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig and look forward to welcoming guests to the beautiful, fully-refurbished hotel," said Sercan Kose, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig. "With the unique blend of a historic setting combined with modern convenience, upscale amenities, and unrivalled dining options, we are confident it will become the preferred choice for travellers to Elazig."
Each inviting guest room comes with complimentary Wi-Fi, a minibar, in-room safe and DoubleTree Sweet Dreams® Sleep Experience beds. Some rooms offer a balcony, and guests who upgrade to a suite will enjoy a larger room, added amenities, a whirlpool and an electric fireplace.
In addition to the brand's warm DoubleTree Cookie, the hotel provides guests with a full complement of services and DoubleTree by Hilton brand amenities, including the Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast, an assortment of gourmet in-room tea and coffee and a refreshing array of the Aroma Actives Essentials natural skin and body care line.
DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels save time and money and gain instant access to the benefits they care about most, such as an exclusive member discount, free Wi-Fi and a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay. Members can also redeem their Points for free nights, to gain access to unique events through the Hilton Honors auction platform.
DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig is located at Vali Fahri Bey Cad. No 37, Elazig, 23000, Turkey. For more information, or to make a reservation, please visit DoubleTree by Hilton Elazig, or call +90-424-2345000.
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