DoubleTree by Hilton Opens Waterfront Resort in Okinawa, Japan
DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort offers spectacular ocean views and convenient access to extensive leisure facilities and local attractions
TOKYO, Japan and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort, the third DoubleTree by Hilton hotel on the island of Okinawa, Japan, which joins Hilton’s 15 operating hotels in the country.
Located in Chatan, central Okinawa, DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort is a 40-minute drive from Naha International Airport and offers easy access to major attractions, sightseeing and water activities. Set on Chatan’s waterfront, just steps from the white-sand Sunset Beach and Mihama American Village, DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort presents an impressive resort experience amidst an area filled with boutiques and retail outlets, restaurants and cafes, entertainment and family-friendly activities.
“We are delighted to open our third DoubleTree by Hilton property in Okinawa, a fast-growing resort destination in Japan,” said Shawn McAteer, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "Whether relaxing with friends and family or traveling for business, guests will find a picturesque oasis at DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort and a team that delivers on the little things that make a big difference, starting with our signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie welcome."
Designed to exist in harmony with its surroundings, DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort offers 160 modern guest rooms and suites, a rooftop bar, two outdoor pools, a restaurant, lobby lounge and takeout café.
In addition to a family pool with a children’s slide and adult’s pool for all in-house guests, DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort also offers complimentary access to an additional two outdoor pools and an indoor pool at the adjacent Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort. Guests can also work out at the 24-hour Fitness Center or relax at the Amami Spa. Other facilities include five function rooms for meetings and banquets.
“As Okinawa continues to attract record high numbers of tourists, we are excited to grow Hilton’s footprint in Okinawa by opening our fourth property. As announced last year, we plan to open Hilton Okinawa Sesoko Resort, the fifth property in Okinawa in 2020,” said Timothy Soper, vice president, operations, Japan, Korea and Micronesia, Hilton. “We are thrilled to grow our presence in Okinawa and provide more offerings to a diverse group of travelers in the future.”
Additional hotel features and amenities include:
The hotel includes 98 rooms featuring oceanfront balconies and 23 rooms with large private terraces and sun loungers. Four suites (60 square meters) are located on the top floor. The resort also provides a wheel chair accessible ocean view room. Hilton Honors members enjoy priority status to the Hilton Honors Club Floor upon booking.
Guests can enjoy the stunning sunset views or admire spectacular night skies from the 43 West Rooftop Bar, featuring expert mixologists, the latest cocktail creations and a variety of à la carte dishes and sharing plates.
MaTiira (“Room of the Sun”) serves buffet breakfasts and lunches as well as an à la carte dinner menu in a vibrant contemporary atmosphere with spectacular ocean views and local seasonal produce. Design icons include high ceilings, timber panels and vibrant colors. Fresh Connection, a takeout café, offers delectable food and beverage options for guests on the go.
DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort is located at 43 Mihama, Chatan, Nakagami-gun, Okinawa, Japan.
For more details regarding DoubleTree by Hilton Okinawa Chatan Resort, or to make a reservation, visit the website or call: +81 (0)98-901-4600.
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.
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