DoubleTree by Hilton Welcomes Guests in UK’s 2017 City of Culture
DoubleTree by Hilton Hull features modern rooms, spacious event space and stunning rooftop bar in Hull’s city centre
HULL and MCLEAN, Va. - Opening its doors for the first time today, DoubleTree by Hilton Hull is the latest addition to the growing portfolio of DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton's 14 market-leading brands. The new hotel joins 46 other DoubleTree by Hilton properties currently welcoming guests across the United Kingdom.
Hull was named the UK's City of Culture in 2017, offering theatres, museums and art galleries. DoubleTree by Hilton Hull guests are ideally placed to explore all that the city has to offer. The hotel is conveniently located close to The Hull Truck Theatre, the prize-winning Ferens Art Gallery, St. Stephen's and Princes Quay shopping centres and The Deep, one of the UK's largest aquariums. Public transport is easily accessible, with bus and rail stations just steps away.
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ROOMS AND AMENITIES
After receiving a warm DoubleTree cookie upon arrival, guests can settle in to one of the hotel's 165 modern guest rooms or eight spacious suites. The rooms offer city views, smart TVs, air conditioning and ergonomic workspace. For guests looking to keep fit, a fitness centre is available 24/7. On site car parking is available too.
MEETINGS & EVENTS
For groups looking to host meetings or events, DoubleTree by Hilton Hull offers more than 950 square metres of flexible meeting and event space with capacity to fit 1,000 attendees. The space includes a large, pillar-free ballroom and seven meeting rooms. With a separate conference entrance and ground floor access for exhibitions, the hotel is perfect for all types of events.
At DoubleTree by Hilton Hull's stunning rooftop bar, The Lexington, guests can enjoy panoramic views of the city while sipping on their favorite cocktail. As an option for breakfast, lunch or dinner, guests can dine at Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill. For tea, coffee and light bites, the lounge bar offers a relaxed atmosphere. Room service is also available 24/7.
"We are delighted to have opened DoubleTree by Hilton Hull," said Sarah Whitfield, general manager. "We are pleased to offer travellers and residents great dining options, a large ballroom suitable for a variety of events, and modern, upscale guest rooms."
DoubleTree by Hilton Hull is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly 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, free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hull is located at 24 Ferensway, Kingston upon Hull, HU2 8NH, United Kingdom, approximately 32 kilometres from Humberside International Airport. For more information, or to make a reservation, please visit DoubleTree by Hilton Hull, or call +44-1482-755500
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 17 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