DoubleTree by Hilton Welcomes Guests in UK’s 2017 City of Culture
HULL and MCLEAN, Va. - Opening its doors for the first time today, DoubleTree by Hilton Hull is the latest addition to the growing portfolio of DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton's 14 market-leading brands. The new hotel joins 46 other DoubleTree by Hilton properties currently welcoming guests across the United Kingdom.
Hull was named the UK's City of Culture in 2017, offering theatres, museums and art galleries. DoubleTree by Hilton Hull guests are ideally placed to explore all that the city has to offer. The hotel is conveniently located close to The Hull Truck Theatre, the prize-winning Ferens Art Gallery, St. Stephen's and Princes Quay shopping centres and The Deep, one of the UK's largest aquariums. Public transport is easily accessible, with bus and rail stations just steps away.
Additional hotel features include:
ROOMS AND AMENITIES
After receiving a warm DoubleTree cookie upon arrival, guests can settle in to one of the hotel's 165 modern guest rooms or eight spacious suites. The rooms offer city views, smart TVs, air conditioning and ergonomic workspace. For guests looking to keep fit, a fitness centre is available 24/7. On site car parking is available too.
MEETINGS & EVENTS
For groups looking to host meetings or events, DoubleTree by Hilton Hull offers more than 950 square metres of flexible meeting and event space with capacity to fit 1,000 attendees. The space includes a large, pillar-free ballroom and seven meeting rooms. With a separate conference entrance and ground floor access for exhibitions, the hotel is perfect for all types of events.
At DoubleTree by Hilton Hull's stunning rooftop bar, The Lexington, guests can enjoy panoramic views of the city while sipping on their favorite cocktail. As an option for breakfast, lunch or dinner, guests can dine at Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill. For tea, coffee and light bites, the lounge bar offers a relaxed atmosphere. Room service is also available 24/7.
"We are delighted to have opened DoubleTree by Hilton Hull," said Sarah Whitfield, general manager. "We are pleased to offer travellers and residents great dining options, a large ballroom suitable for a variety of events, and modern, upscale guest rooms."
DoubleTree by Hilton Hull is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly 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, free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hull is located at 24 Ferensway, Kingston upon Hull, HU2 8NH, United Kingdom, approximately 32 kilometres from Humberside International Airport. For more information, or to make a reservation, please visit DoubleTree by Hilton Hull, or call +44-1482-755500
+1 703 883 6616
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+971 0 56 991 8574
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,300 properties with more than 856,000 rooms, in 105 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. 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 exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.
About DoubleTree by Hilton
DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of more than 520 upscale hotels with more than 123,000 rooms across six continents. DoubleTree by Hilton prides itself on paying attention to the little details that have a big impact, from welcoming guests with its signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie to serving the communities around them. DoubleTree by Hilton hotels offer contemporary accommodations and full-service facilities, including restaurants and lounges, room service, health clubs, business centers, and meeting and banquet space. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. To make reservations, travelers may visit www.doubletree.com. Connect with the DoubleTree by Hilton on facebook.com/doubletree, twitter.com/doubletree and instagram.com/doubletree. Learn about the latest brand news at news.doubletree.com.