First Hampton by Hilton in Newcastle Welcomes Guests
Hampton by Hilton Opens Hotel in the City of Seven Bridges
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, U.K. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hampton by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide's global brand of more than 2,000 mid-priced hotels, today announced the official opening of the 160-room Hampton by Hilton Newcastle, located on Neville Street in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne.
The hotel, which is managed by Interstate Hotels & Resorts on behalf of Baron House Hotel Limited is the first Hampton by Hilton property in Newcastle and joins more than 30 Hampton by Hilton trading or under development hotels in the United Kingdom.
Phil Cordell, global head, focused service and Hampton brand management, Hilton Worldwide, said, "The United Kingdom is the fastest growing market for the Hampton by Hilton brand in Europe. We have seen strong growth in the region following increasing demand from travellers for high quality affordable accommodation whatever country they visit."
Hampton by Hilton Newcastle is located opposite Newcastle Central Station, ideal for travellers from major cities, such as Edinburgh, Manchester or London. The hotel is also conveniently close to Newcastle International Airport, which serves over 70 destinations, including direct flights to New York.
"Newcastle is renowned for its entertainment industry, bringing thousands of people to the city every year. We are located within a walking distance from the biggest attractions, such as Metro Arena, the Sage Gateshead and Newcastle United Football Club's St James' Park," said Paolo Franchi, general manager, Hampton by Hilton Newcastle. "To be in line with that cheerful atmosphere, the hotel staff and I are bringing the Hamptonality spirit to Newcastle."
The hotel offers the brand's complimentary signature hot breakfast and Wi-Fi, available throughout the property. Guests can also enjoy 24-hour facilities such as fully equipped business and fitness centres, snack area and a bar. All rooms are equipped with HDTV, in-room coffee and tea maker and the brand's signature Clean and fresh Hampton bed® to ensure complete guest comfort during their stay.
Hampton by Hilton Newcastle participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel loyalty club that offers Points & Miles® and No Blackout Dates.
For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hampton by Hilton Newcastle or call +44 191 5005001.
About Hampton by Hilton
As the number one ranked lodging franchise for the past 10 years, according to Entrepreneur®, Hampton by Hilton, including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton, serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers at more than 2,430 properties with more than 250,000 rooms in 25 countries and territories. High-quality accommodations and amenities, such as complimentary WiFi, free hot breakfast, and On The RunTM breakfast bags, contribute to Hampton by Hilton ranking as a leader in its segment. Hampton by Hilton Team Members deliver friendly, authentic, caring and thoughtful service defined as Hamptonality, with guest happiness being the number one priority, backed by the 100% Hampton GuaranteeTM. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. For more information about Hampton by Hilton, visit www.hampton.com or newsroom.hilton.com/hampton and connect on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.
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