Oxford welcomes the First Hampton by Hilton Hotel
Hampton by Hilton Oxford Opens its Doors in the UK’s Famous University City
OXFORD, UK - Hampton by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide's global brand of more than 2,000 mid-priced Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Hampton by Hilton hotels, today announced the official opening of its newest property, Hampton by Hilton Oxford, the first Hampton by Hilton hotel to open in the city. The new property is managed by Firoka (Priory Hotel) Limited.
Hampton by Hilton Oxford is ideally situated for business and leisure travelers, just fifteen minutes' drive to the centre of town, with excellent motorway links to London and Birmingham. During their stay at this new hotel, guests can enjoy the huge variety of attractions this famous university town has to offer.
Known as the 'city of dreaming spires', the wide streets are home to beautiful buildings from every English architectural period and visitors can enjoy shops, an excellent covered market, theatres, bars and restaurants all within close proximity. Movie buffs can even explore the hallowed halls of Christ Church College, the film set for the famous Hogwarts Hall in the "Harry Potter" movie series.
Phil Cordell, global head, focused service and Hampton brand management, Hilton Worldwide said, "We are excited to introduce Hampton by Hilton to this famous historical city as the brand continues to demonstrate strong growth in the UK. Oxford has plenty to offer both business and leisure travelers from architecture, culture and art to food and entertainment and we look forward to providing our guests with all of our signature brand services and amenities they will need for a comfortable stay in the city."
"We are delighted to welcome guests to our new hotel," said Arun Kumar, general manager, Hampton by Hilton Oxford. "The hotel boasts a wonderful location and benefits from convenient transport links. Oxford has so much to offer our guests, who can enjoy a relaxing punt along the River Cherwell, explore the academic history of the university or even take a guided tour of the famous TV and film location spots. This beautiful city is a must-see spot in South East England."
The new hotel offers guests the best that Hampton by Hilton has to offer, with the brand's signature hot breakfast included with all rates, a complimentary fitness room open 24 hours a day, a 24-hour convenience hub with a selection of snacks and drinks, and a complimentary onsite car park, all backed by Hampton by Hilton's Satisfaction Guarantee. Guest rooms also include a 32-inch HDTV and work desk with ergonomic chair.
Hampton by Hilton team members proudly exhibit a unique culture described as Hamptonality. The term describes each hotel's approach to friendly customer service, anticipation of guests' needs and providing travelers with helpful suggestions about area attractions, historical facts and fun things to do around town. Additionally, hotels are infused with local photography and artwork, highlighting each property's connection and support to its own community.
Hampton by Hilton Oxford participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel loyalty programme that allows members to earn Points & Miles® on the same stay and No Blackout Dates on reward stays. HHonors members always get the lowest price, along with HHonors Points, digital check-in and no booking fees only when they book directly through Hilton.
For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hampton by Hilton Oxford or call +4403303319770.
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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 6,200 properties with more than 983,000 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. In 2020, Hilton CleanStay was introduced, bringing an industry-defining standard of cleanliness and disinfection to hotels worldwide. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the 108 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.Download Article Photos