Hilton Garden Inn Debuts in Qidong, Jiangsu Province
Opening marks Hilton’s entry as the first international hotel brand in the city
QIDONG, China and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) and Hilton Garden Inn, today announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Qidong. The 181-room Hilton Garden Inn Qidong is conveniently located within Central Park Mall, a stylish leisure and recreational hub in the city’s central business district. The hotel is owned by Jiangsu Hui Long Tang Culture Investment Development Co. Ltd and is managed by Hilton.
“We are extremely proud to be the first international hotel brand to enter Qidong city, and we look forward to extending Hilton Garden Inn’s award-winning, service-driven culture to the area,” said John Greenleaf, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. “The opening of Hilton Garden Inn Qidong is a testament to Hilton’s commitment to sustained growth throughout China.”
Qidong is located at the estuary of the Yangtze River, right across from Shanghai, and is home to the fourth largest fishery port in China. Having undergone extensive economic expansion over the last few decades, the city now boasts six industrial zones covering pharmaceutical, mechanic and civil construction industries, and is a fast-growing economic engine for Jiangsu province.
“The opening of Hilton Garden Inn Qidong furthers our mission to be the most hospitable company in the world, especially as we continue to tap the burgeoning potential of the mid-market sector in China,” said Qian Jin, area president, Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton. “I am confident that the hotel will not only offer visitors to Qidong a revitalizing experience, but will also contribute to advancing the tourism industry in the city.”
Hilton Garden Inn Qidong is located 103 kilometers away from Shanghai Pudong International Airport and only 25 kilometers away from the picturesque Golden Beach.
Hilton Garden Inn Qidong provides an abundance of amenities to elevate the guest experience, including luxurious bedding with hypoallergenic pillows, 43-inch LED TVs, walk-in showers, mini-refrigerators and generous work spaces with ergonomic chairs. Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi access is available throughout the hotel and guests can enjoy the convenience of a 24-hour gym and a self-service laundromat.
With a delightfully spacious foyer and three flexible meeting rooms boasting natural lighting and state-of-the-art audio-visual technology, Hilton Garden Inn Qidong is well-equipped to meet the needs of guests looking to conduct formal business meetings or host social events.
Guests can dine on-property at the Garden Grille and Bar, the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant which offers a sumptuous international buffet spread for breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as an ala-carte menu and in-room dining service. Noodle bar, Mian Tan, services authentic local noodle dishes, and The Garden Bar is a stylish lobby lounge where guests can meet and relax over drinks and light bites. Guests can also pick up snacks or a quick meal at Pavilion Pantry®, which is open 24/7.
Hilton Garden Inn Qidong is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. These include a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in and choose their rooms. To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton Honors members will earn an additional 1,000 Hilton Honors Points per night when booking directly with Hilton from now until October 28, 2018.
Hilton Garden Inn Qidong is located at No. 588, Central Park Mall, Huashan Middle Road, Qidong, Jiangsu. For more information or to make reservations, please visit www.hgiqidong.hgi.com or contact the hotel at +86 513 8311 9999.
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 820 hotels in 42 countries 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 breakfast, 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.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising more than 5,700 properties with more than 923,000 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 100-year history. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 89 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