Hilton Expands Presence in Guangzhou with Third Flagship Opening
The property features the region’s largest meeting spaces with convenient access to local transportation and international event venues
GUANGZHOU, China and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Hotels and Resorts, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) flagship brand, today announced the opening of Hilton Guangzhou Science City. The eight-story, 430-room full-service hotel is just minutes from downtown Guangzhou Science City and the world-class Baoneng International Sports Arena. With its extensive meeting facilities, the hotel is primed to be the preferred choice for business travel and gatherings. The property is owned by Guangzhou Tianma Group and managed by Hilton.
“This new opening is Hilton’s first in Guangzhou Science City, a growing Research and Development and IT center that is key to the development of Pearl River Delta as China’s central hub for high-tech innovation,” said Qian Jin, area president for Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton. “By delivering Hilton’s exceptional service, we look forward to playing an integral role in defining the hospitality landscape as we enhance experiences for guests in Guangzhou Science City.”
Ideally located in downtown Guangzhou Science City, guests can enjoy ease and convenience when attending the world’s best entertainment events, industry exhibitions or business conferences. The property is strategically located within five kilometers of the technology campuses of leading Fortune Global 500 companies and is only four kilometers away from Baoneng International Sports Arena, the most popular venue for sports and entertainment events in South China. For a spot of retail therapy, guests can visit UTOPA shopping mall, which is just steps away from the hotel or enjoy nature in the parks surrounding around the hotel.
The modern hotel is thoughtfully designed to maximize energy efficiency, featuring an expansive skylight that fills the open lobby with natural light and exterior road lamps that are solar-powered. Contemporary touches can be found throughout the hotel’s interiors, imparting minimalist, comfortable style across the four dining establishments and spacious guest rooms.
“With memorable experiences to be had at the property, this newest addition to the Hilton portfolio celebrates our commitment to offer guests moments that matter around the world,” said Sean Wooden, vice president of brand management, Asia Pacific, Hilton.
Guests can indulge in luxurious comfort in each of the 430 well-appointed guest rooms, including 49 suites and apartments. Each room is complete with a private balcony with scenic views, floor-to-ceiling windows and a bathroom with separate bathtub and rain shower. Business travelers have the added convenience of a large workspace, complimentary Wi-Fi and an ergonomic desk chair.
Additional hotel features and amenities include:
Guests can enjoy a range of dining offerings sure to please any palate across the property’s four dining outlets.
- SENSE: The all-day dining restaurant located on the first floor has stunning park views through floor-to-ceiling windows and offers extensive variety across Western and Asian cuisine in buffet selections. Guests can indulge in Southeast Asian and Japanese cuisine, Brazilian-style barbeque and Western desserts, whilst watching expert chefs cooking in the open kitchen.
- XIANGXUE: Specializing in the best of the region with its signature Cantonese dishes, the restaurant also offers delicacies from Chaozhou, Sichuan, Xinjiang, and other regions in China. Guests can also enjoy intimate gatherings in one of eight private dining rooms.
- ELEMENTS: The signature restaurant serving up Southeast Asian food is an ideal choice for formal business meetings with its private outdoor dining rooms.
- LOBBY LOUNGE: Guests can enjoy a relaxing coffee or refreshing cocktail at the Lobby Lounge while enjoying natural light from the raised skylight.
Whether keeping up with a fitness routine or looking to spend quality time with family, Hilton Guangzhou Science City offers guests the amenities they need. Guests can enjoy access to the 24-hour fitness center with the latest fitness equipment and free weights. Families can also enjoy quality time together at the 15-meter-long heated indoor swimming pool and the 35-meter-long outdoor pool surrounded by lush greenery.
- MEETINGS AND EVENTS
With 2,500 square meters of meeting and events space, Hilton Guangzhou Science City is the perfect venue for weddings, business meetings and other gatherings. In addition to a Grand ballroom, there are eight function rooms and stunning outdoor spaces for poolside or garden events. The hotel’s largest group meeting capacity is 1,200 guests, while the expansive Jade ballroom can accommodate up to 1,000 guests. The state-of-the-art facilities, professional catering teams and helpful business event planning resources help to ensure flawless event execution, ready to be customized to any event’s needs.
Hilton Guangzhou Science City is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 16 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 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, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key.
To celebrate the hotel’s opening, Hilton Honors members will earn an additional 1,000 points per night up to a maximum of three nights for bookings from January 16, 2019 through April 15, 2019, when booking directly with Hilton.
Hilton Guangzhou Science City is located at 28 Ningcai Road, Central District, Science City, Guangzhou, 1.5 kilometers to Xiangang Station (Metro Line 6), 17 kilometers to East Railway station and 45 kilometers to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, which make it easy to explore the sights of the Pearl River Delta.
For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers may visit guangzhousciencecity.hilton.com or call (+86) 20 8880 0999.
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