Hilton Adds Five Hotels to its German Portfolio
Hilton reveals plans to double the number of Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton hotels, with five new properties opening in 2018
MUNICH, Germany and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced plans to open new hotels in Dortmund, Munich, Frankfurt and Berlin. The new hotels follow strategic agreements with Primestar Hospitality GmbH, Foremost Hospitality GmbH and tristar GmbH, facilitating the rapid roll out of its focused service Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton brands. Hilton has opened four new hotels in Germany this year. Hilton Garden Inn Frankfurt City Centre is slated to open in November. The new hotels will add a combined total of 2,000 rooms before the end of 2018.
Marybelle Arnett, vice president, development, Central and Eastern Europe, Hilton said: "Hilton is committed to the German market and, with more than half of our pipeline hotels already under construction, we plan to significantly increase our portfolio here over the next two years.
"2016 was a stellar year for the German hotel industry with record overnight stays and a 3.4% increase in RevPAR. Strong demand drivers are expected to continue into 2018 as more travellers visit Munich, Berlin, Frankfurt and Germany's many regional cities, and these new hotels will cater to the growing interest in our brands."
Hilton will next year open:
Hampton by Hilton Dortmund Phoenix See
The 128 guest room Hampton by Hilton Dortmund Phoenix See is located adjacent to German regional bank Sparkasse's new national training centre. Phoenix-East industrial estate is also within walking distance of the hotel which is slated to open in the first half of 2018. Hampton by Hilton Dortmund Phoenix See will be located at Fassstrasse, 44263 Dortmund-Horde and will be managed by tristar Gmb.
Hampton by Hilton Frankfurt City Centre East
Hampton by Hilton Frankfurt City Centre East will include 179 guestrooms. Expected to open in early 2018, the hotel will be situated to the east of Frankfurt's city centre, a few hundred metres from the European Central Bank's new headquarters. The hotel will be managed by Primestar GmbH and located at Grusonstrasse 4, 60314 Frankfurt-am Main.
Hampton by Hilton Berlin City East Side Gallery
Hampton by Hilton Berlin City East Side Gallery will form part of Mercedes Platz, a complex developed by AEG located opposite the Mercedes-Benz Arena. Mercedes Platz is projected to attract up to 20 million visitors annually, and its set to become the heart and soul of the growing urban quarter along the historic East-Side-Gallery. The Hotel will be situated in Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg and will be managed by tristar GmbH.
Hilton Garden Inn Munich City Centre West
Hilton Garden Inn Munich City Centre is set to open in mid-2018 and will be Munich's first Hilton Garden Inn property. The hotel will be managed by Foremost Hospitality Management GmbH and will be located on Landsberger Strasse, Munich.
Hampton by Hilton Munich City Centre West
Located within the same development as Hilton Garden Inn Munich City Centre West, the new Hampton by Hilton hotel will comprise 225 guestrooms and is set to open alongside its sister hotel in the first half of 2018. The hotel will be managed by Foremost Hospitality Management GmbH.
Hilton currently has 21 hotels operating in Germany, across five brands from the luxury Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resort to its flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts and a total of 18 hotels in its pipeline.
About Hampton by Hilton
As the number one ranked lodging franchise for the last decade and one of the top five brands of the century, according to Entrepreneur®, Hampton by Hilton – including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton – serves quality-driven and value-conscious travelers at more than 2,500 properties in 29 countries and territories. The brand continues to lead its segment by providing guests with high-quality, thoughtfully designed accommodations and amenities, such as modern and spacious rooms, complimentary WiFi, free hot breakfast with healthful options, and On The Run™ breakfast bags. Hampton by Hilton Team Members are committed to delivering exceptionally friendly and authentic service all backed by the 100% Hampton Guarantee™. 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.
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 977,000 rooms, in 118 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 106 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.
About Hilton Garden Inn
The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn brand provides business and leisure guests upscale, affordable accommodations and unexpected amenities for an experience that is ‘Simply on Another Level.’ The Hilton Garden Inn Promise affirms the brand’s goal to make each guest’s stay better and brighter. Guaranteed. Team Members at more than 860 hotels in 49 countries and territories around the world ensure today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying experience, starting with the first hello. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn serves locally sourced food and beverage at its full-service restaurants and bars, featuring cooked-to-order dishes, handcrafted cocktails, and on-trend small plates. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or newsroom.hilton.com/hgi, and connect on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.Download Article Photos