Hilton Gears Up to Enter Midscale Segment in Shiyan
First Hilton Garden Inn opens in the Chinese city of Shiyan
SHIYAN, HUBEI, China - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan, the first Hilton Garden Inn and second Hilton property in Shiyan, following the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Shiyan.
"Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan offers midscale accommodation options and modern amenities to cater to the needs of today's busy travelers," said John Greenleaf, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. "With more than 700 Hilton Garden Inn hotels worldwide, we have a proven track record of ensuring exceptional and memorable experiences for guests, through our high standards of comfort and thoughtful touches."
Conveniently situated in the city center, Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan enjoys easy access to Shiyan Train Station and Shiyan Wudangshan Airport. The hotel is a short drive away from the Wudang Mountains - a UNESCO World Heritage Site home to a famous complex of Taoist temples. Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan is also close to corporate office buildings as well as various entertainment, shopping and dining options.
"Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan is strategically located in the heart of Shiyan, a town of great importance in Hubei. As we continue to expand our global footprint, we remain committed to growing our presence in China in the right location and at the right time to meet the evolving needs and preferences of our guests," said Qian Jin, area president, Greater China and Mongolia. "We recently marked the opening of Hilton's 200th Asia Pacific hotel with Waldorf Astoria Chengdu, and are pleased to be adding Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan to our portfolio to address the growing midscale travel segment."
Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan offers 152 stylish guest rooms, including 16 family guest rooms with separate living rooms, and one deluxe suite. The hotel provides an abundance of amenities to elevate guests' stay experience, including bedding with hypoallergenic pillows, 43-inch HDTVs, and generous work surfaces with ergonomic chairs and mini-fridges. 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 total of 210 square meters of flexible meeting space and four meeting rooms in total, Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan offers a variety of events packages. Meeting spaces are designed to maximize natural light and outfitted with state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment.
Dining options at Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan include:
- The Garden Grille®, which offers a scrumptious cooked-to-order breakfast as well as lunch and dinner.
- The Garden Bar®, which serves drinks, cocktails and light fare.
- The Pavilion Pantry®, which offers guests ultimate convenience with an assortment of takeaway items available 24/7. Guests can pick up a snack on the go or a quick meal to prepare in the hospitality center with refrigerator and microwave for use.
Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan 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, 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 and free standard Wi-Fi. 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.
Owned by Chongqing Guo Rui Holdings Group Co., Ltd., Hilton Garden Inn Shiyan is located at No.9, Kaixuan Avenue, Shiyan, Hubei, P.R. China.
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.
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.