DoubleTree by Hilton Opens New Hotel in London’s Growing Financial Hub
Upscale Hotel Brand Welcomes its First Guests to DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel
LONDON and MCLEAN, Va - DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of its newest property in London, the 260-room DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel. Located in the heart of London's up-and-coming financial hub, the hotel is owned and managed by Shiva Hotels.
"We are excited to welcome this beautiful hotel to the brand's growing portfolio of more than 25 properties across the U.K." said Dianna Vaughan, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel offers guests the welcoming comforts and hospitality that travelers can expect from DoubleTree by Hilton, starting with the presentation of a warm, chocolate chip cookie at check-in, a symbol of the 'little things' that make a stay with us so memorable.
Featuring 31 deluxe rooms and 35 suites, the hotel offers stunning views of London's Royal Victoria Dock and is conveniently located near Canary Wharf, London ExCel, The O2, London City Airport and the Emirates Air Line Cable Car, making it a great choice for business and leisure travellers alike.
The 112 seat DoubleTree Restaurant, created by the award-winning interior architects at Design LSM, boasts Dock views and offers an all-day modern British and European influenced menu. The DoubleTree Lounge Bar is also open from 9 a.m. to 12 a.m. and offers an impressive range of drinks from around the world, including expertly created cocktails.
For guests wanting to stay active, DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel offers a complimentary fitness centre with state-of-the-art equipment. Furthermore, for guests wanting to work or catch up with colleagues, the hotel offers two contemporary meeting spaces that can hold over 90 guests. Both spaces feature complimentary Wi-Fi and LCD screens.
Ashley Cole, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel said, "Situated nearby two of London's largest international conference and entertainment centres, the hotel is a great base for visitors looking to explore London's key attractions. Our modern guest rooms offer stunning views of the Royal Victoria Dock and easy accessability to the city, via London's first cable car. Myself and the team look forward to welcoming our first guests."
DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel participates in the Hilton HHonors® loyalty programme, 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.
DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel is located at Excel, 2 Festoon Way Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1RH, United Kingdom For more information or to make a reservation, visit www.londonexcel.doubletree.com or telephone:+44 0207 540 4820.
Media can access additional information about DoubleTree by Hilton London ExCel at the DoubleTree Global Media Centre at news.doubletree.com.
About DoubleTree by Hilton
DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of more than 565 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.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising nearly 5,900 properties with more than 939,000 rooms, in 114 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 100-year history. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 94 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy, plus enjoy 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