DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge Officially Opens
Western Australia welcomes its first DoubleTree by Hilton and Australia’s first new-build DoubleTree property
PERTH, Australia and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today officially opened DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge, marking the DoubleTree brand’s first Western Australia property and the first new-build DoubleTree property to open in Australia. The 206-room hotel, which welcomed its first guests on December 21, 2018, is managed by Hilton under a management agreement with SKS Group.
The opening was officiated by WA Minister for Tourism the Honourable Paul Papalia CSC MLA and Windi Sim, Managing Director from SKS Group, as well as Perth Cluster General Manager David Constantine on behalf of Hilton. The opening incorporated a ribbon cutting ceremony and live creative performances by a local artist and Perth Festival musician.
DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge is located at 100 James Street, in the heart of the vibrant precinct of Northbridge. The full-service hotel resides in an ideal location for travellers with an array of restaurants, nightlife, shopping and cultural attractions all within close proximity. DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge is also the perfect location for business travellers with Perth’s CBD just a ten-minute walk away.
“We are so pleased to officially open DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge today,” said Heidi Kunkel, vice president, operations, Hilton Australasia. “Northbridge has emerged to be the entertainment and cultural hub of Perth, and DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge is located at the heart of it all. With attractions such as Yagan Square, Hay and Murray Street shopping malls and the Art Gallery of Western Australia just minutes away, DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge is perfect for travellers looking for a stylish base to explore the city on foot.”
The property features 206 well-appointed guest rooms including king or twin panoramic rooms, executive panoramic rooms and four executive deluxe panoramic rooms. The rooms feature contemporary design, Digital Key allowing Hilton Honors guests to use their smartphones as their room keys, Sweet Dreams® by DoubleTree sleep experience beds and Crabtree & Evelyn bath products.
All guests will receive the signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie at check-in, a hallmark of the DoubleTree brand’s warm and hospitable service. The hotel also features an outdoor pool and bar, 24-hour fitness centre and a versatile meeting space with capacity of up to 160 guests. The executive lounge on level two offers complimentary breakfast, evening refreshments and stunning views.
On-property restaurant James St Bar + Kitchen offers a relaxed and modern dining experience with a focus on Western Australian produce. The all-day dining venue serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and everything in-between including bar snacks and 24-hour room service. Chef Kevin Garcia has created a menu that is reflective of his philosophy to work with the best in local and seasonal ingredients.
“The enthusiastic team at DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge look forward to welcoming guests to our brand-new hotel,” said David Constantine, Hilton Perth cluster general manager. “We will go above and beyond to ensure an exceptional Hilton hospitality experience from the moment our guests walk through the doors.”
DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 16 world-class brands comprising more than 5,500 properties with nearly 895,000 rooms, in 109 countries and territories. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their rooms and access their rooms using Digital Keys.
To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton Honors Members will earn an additional 1,000 Hilton Bonus Points per night—up to a maximum of 5,000 Hilton Honors Points—for all stays until March 28 2019, when booking directly with Hilton.
To learn more about DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge and to make a reservation, please visit the hotel’s website. Media may access high-resolution images and additional information about the hotel on the Hilton Newsroom.
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 16 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