DoubleTree by Hilton Opens in the Sport Capital of Russia
New DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center Welcomes Guests
MOSCOW, Russia and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide (NYSE : HLT) today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center, expanding the brand's growing Russian portfolio in one of the key locations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Designed by Russian architect Aleksandr Dorokhov, the 93 guest room hotel is located in the heart of Kazan and takes inspiration from European architectural traditions, with traditional Tatar design and décor, creating the warmth and cosiness of home.
"We are proud to open DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center, bringing all the special comforts that we call the 'little things' to guests in Kazan," said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "Kazan is an important destination for business and trade but is also rich in history, sports and culture. We look forward to welcoming guests to our newest hotel in Russia with a warm chocolate chip cookie, a signature part of our unique culture that provides a relaxed and friendly experience for our guests throughout their stay."
DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center's restaurant, KEDR, serves a delicious mixture of international and local cuisine, and offers a tempting wine list. The hotel's terrace is open all year, providing the perfect place to escape the buzz of Kazan city and relax. State-of-the-art meeting space can accommodate up to 60 guests, which features a modern style while retaining the hotel's classic lighting and design characteristics.
Kazan is one of Russia's largest and most populous cities, celebrated for its rich cultural heritage and located on the Volga, the longest river in Europe. Renowned for its sporting associations, Kazan will be a key game city for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Benefiting from a central city location, guests are in close proximity to the historical Chernyshevskogo Street and vibrant energy of Baumana and Bulak streets. Kazan International Airport is a 26 kilometres from the hotel, while Kazan Railway Station and Kremlevskaya Metro are a short walk from the hotel.
Mikhail Gitman, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center, said, "It is a privilege to bring DoubleTree by Hilton's hospitality and warmly welcome business and leisure guests to the DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center. The hotel reflects Kazan's unique and vibrant character and our team look forward to sharing this energy with guests."
DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center is the third DoubleTree by Hilton and the 15th Hilton Worldwide property in Russia.
DoubleTree by Hilton is defined by its unique Culture of CARE, which stands for 'Create A Rewarding Experience' for guests, team members and the community. Every guest at a DoubleTree by Hilton is welcomed with a warm chocolate chip cookie on check-in and the relaxed, friendly service continues throughout their stay.
DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center participates in the DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center 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, access to digital check-in and Digital Key (at participating hotels) and no hidden fees, only when they book directly through Hilton.
DoubleTree by Hilton Kazan City Center is located at 21 Chernyshevskogo Street, Kazan, 420111. For more information or to make a reservation, visit Kazancitycenter.doubletree.com or telephone: +7 843 210 00 21.
Media can access additional information about the brand and other recent openings at the DoubleTree by Hilton Global Media Center at news.doubletree.com.
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DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of more than 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, Twitter, and Instagram. Learn about the latest brand news at newsroom.hilton.com/doubletree.
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