Oct 23, 2016Doubletree By Hilton Expands Uk Portfolio With North Lanarkshire Opening

Fully-renovated hotel offers stylish bedrooms, contemporary meeting space and the first Starbucks in the area

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MCLEAN, Va and Strathclyde, U.K. - DoubleTree by Hilton, the UK's fastest growing upscale brand, and a part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) portfolio, today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde. The hotel, previously part of the Hilton Hotels & Resorts portfolio, converted to a DoubleTree by Hilton as part of a renovation programme overseen by Hilton and Westmont Hospitality.

Ideally located in the heart of the central belt, situated between the M74 and M8 in Bellshill, the hotel offers unique, contemporary accommodation throughout its 111 guestrooms. DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde boasts one of the largest Livingwell Health Clubs in Europe, featuring an extensive range of equipment and an indoor pool. Furthermore, the refurbishment has also seen the arrival of a new on site Starbucks coffee shop.

Along with this there are six meeting rooms onsite, all with natural daylight, situated on the ground floor. All meeting rooms are fully refurbished and overlooking a large event garden, making this flexible space is the ideal for weddings and special events for up to 250 people.

General manager, Carlo Capaldi said, "We look forward to welcoming guests to our hotel and delighting them with DoubleTree by Hilton's kind and caring service. We are proud to be bringing the first one of this brand to North Lanarkshire and I am certain that the hotel's range of facilities will cater to the needs of business and leisure travellers alike and will provide a new, fresh level of hospitality to this area."

DoubleTree by Hilton's kind and welcoming service is felt immediately with a warm Chocolate Chip Cookie presented to guests upon arrival. The hotel provides guests with a full complement of services and DoubleTree by Hilton brand amenities, including the Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast, an assortment of gourmet in-room tea and coffee offerings by The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®, and a refreshing array of the Aroma Actives Essentials natural skin and body care line.

Since launching in the UK in 2008 DoubleTree by Hilton now has 31 properties operating in the UK since launching in the market in 2008. Recent additions to the portfolio include DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol North, DoubleTree by Hilton Coventry, DoubleTree by Hilton Aberdeen Treetops, and DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport. Furthermore, there will be over 90 DoubleTree properties opened by the end of 2016 across Europe, Middle East and Africa.

As part of the Hilton portfolio of brands, guests of DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde are also encouraged to participate in Hilton HHonors, Hilton's free-to-join loyalty program. Hilton HHonors members who book directly with Hilton save time and money and gain instant access to the benefits they care about most, including:

For more information, or to make a reservation, travellers may visit www.doubletreestrathclyde.com  or call (0)1698 395 500. The property is owned by Maple Hotels 1 Limited and managed by Westmont Hospitality.

Media may access additional information on DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde at news.doubletree.com/strathclyde. For more news on DoubleTree by Hilton hotel openings, visit news.doubletree.com.

Kejal Ashra
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About DoubleTree by Hilton

DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of more than 500 upscale hotels with more than 119,000 rooms in gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations 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 unique, 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, 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, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. To make reservations, travelers may visit doubletree.com. Connect with the DoubleTree by Hilton on facebook.com/doubletree, twitter.com/doubletree and instagram.com/doubletree. Journalists may visit news.doubletree.com.

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,000 properties with more than 825,000 rooms in 103 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 HiltonTM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by HiltonTM, 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.



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