Hilton Debuts in Downtown Taipei with DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan
The first Hilton property in downtown Taipei, DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan, will provide convenient access to Taiwan’s finest cultural and tourism sites
TAIPEI, Taiwan and MCLEAN, VA - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan. This 14-storey, 106-room hotel is the latest addition to the DoubleTree by Hilton global portfolio, one of Hilton’s 15 market-leading brands. Located in the heart of downtown Taipei, the hotel offers convenient access to entertainment, shopping and transportation, making it the perfect base to explore Taipei’s many cultural and entertainment offerings. DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan is owned by Jiu-Yu Property Group and managed by Hilton.
“Two months since Hilton made a landmark return to the Taiwan market with the opening of Hilton Taipei Sinban, the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan demonstrates our commitment to our growth in the market,” said Qian Jin, area president, Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton. “We look forward to delighting our guests with exceptional experiences and warm hospitality as we expand Hilton’s portfolio in the Taiwan market.”
Situated in the heart of downtown Taipei, the hotel is located near financial and business districts, as well as Taipei’s best entertainment and shopping offerings, making it a preferred choice for leisure travel, business conventions and special events. The Zhongshan MRT train station is only 350 meters away, providing fast access to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport and Taipei Songshan International Airport. Guests can also enjoy exploring some of Taiwan’s finest cultural and nature sites nearby, such as the Museum of Contemporary Art and Linsen Park.
“We are thrilled with the tremendous growth DoubleTree by Hilton continues to experience in the Asia Pacific region, with almost half of our 200 hotels in the pipeline serving this area of the world,” said Shawn McAteer, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. “We are proud to bring the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel to downtown Taipei, where guests will be able to experience our convenient and personalized service, all starting with our signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie welcome.”
Guests are also welcomed to the modern hotel by a contemporary glass façade and elegant interiors. The unique wood fossil artwork in the lobby adds a warm ambiance to hotel’s comfortable, stylish spaces.
Additional hotel features and amenities include:
Guests can indulge in a range of dining experiences at Alley, an all-day dining restaurant offering a fusion of cuisine inspired by Taiwan’s renowned culinary culture, with signature dishes from the region such as beef noodles. For a relaxing experience in the lobby lounge, La Salle is the perfect place to enjoy a cocktail and light bite with friends or colleagues after a long day or before a night out in the city.
Each of the hotel’s 106 well-appointed guest rooms, including 11 suites, are equipped with signature DoubleTree by Hilton amenities, such as comfortable DoubleTree Sweet Dreams® Sleep Experience bedding, a 49-inch HDTV, Nespresso machine, separate bathtub and shower, and high-speed Wi-Fi. Guests can also enjoy city views and fresh air in select rooms with outdoor balconies.
For exercise or relaxation, guests have access to a 24-hour rooftop fitness center with training equipment and free weights. Business travelers also have access to the hotel’s meetings space, a 68-square meter space with room for up to 45 people, complete with audio-visual equipment and an outdoor area for breakout sessions.
DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 15 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 the Hilton Honors mobile app.
To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton Honors members will earn an additional 1,000 Points per night for bookings through January 10, 2019, when booking directly with Hilton.
DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan is located at 123, Sec. 1, Zhongshan N. Rd Zhongshan Dist., Taipei, 33 kilometers from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport.
For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers may visit DoubleTree by Hilton Taipei Zhongshan or call +886-2-6619-9999. For news on DoubleTree by Hilton, visit newsroom.hilton.com/doubletree.
About DoubleTree by Hilton
DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of nearly 590 upscale hotels with more than 135,000 rooms across 47 countries. For more than 50 years, DoubleTree by Hilton has continued to be a symbol of comfort for business and leisure travelers around the world, from welcoming guests with its signature warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie, to serving the local community. DoubleTree by Hilton offers contemporary accommodations and amenities, including unique food and beverage experiences, state-of-the-art fitness offerings and meetings and events 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 18 world-class brands comprising more than 6,100 properties with more than 971,000 rooms, in 119 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history, earned a top spot on the 2019 World’s Best Workplaces list, and was named the 2019 Global Industry Leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 103 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.