Nov 5, 2016DoubleTree by Hilton Expands UK Portfolio with Newbury North Opening

Fully-renovated hotel offers 113 Bedrooms, 6 Meeting Rooms and a Contemporary Lounge serving Starbucks

This information originated in UK English.

McLEAN, VA and NEWBURY, UK - DoubleTree by Hilton, UK's fastest growing upscale brand, and a part of the Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) portfolio, today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Newbury North. 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 Worldwide and Westmont Hospitality.

Ideally located on Junction 13 on the M4, Newbury North is situated close to The Newbury Racecourse, The Newbury Showground and the famous Highclere Castle. The hotel offers unique, contemporary accommodation in its 113 guestrooms. DoubleTree by Newbury North also boasts The Livingwell Health Club featuring a range of equipment, an indoor pool, whirlpool, steam room and sauna.

After the 2.24 Million pound investment, the hotel rebrands to DoubleTree by Hilton on the 5th November 2016. The hotel boasts the open plan Space Lounge, which will offer an all-day dining menu. Along with this, there are six meeting rooms onsite, all with air conditioning and natural daylight. The Oxford Suite is an ideal intimate wedding venue that can host up to 50 guests.

Sam Farmer, general manager said "We look forward to welcoming guests to our hotel and delighting them with DoubleTree by Hilton's kind and caring service. Newbury is rapidly becoming a tourist destination in its own right and demand is rising, so we are in an ideal location. 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 vibrant and growing town."

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 in-room tea and coffee offerings and a refreshing array of the Aroma Actives Essentials natural skin and body care line.

Since launching in the UK in 2008 the DoubleTree by Hilton portfolio  includes 32 properties operating, with the recent additions being DoubleTree by Hilton Strathclyde, DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol North, DoubleTree by Hilton Coventry, DoubleTree by Hilton Aberdeen Treetops, DoubleTree by Hilton Dartford Bridge, DoubleTree by Hilton Southampton, and DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport. Furthermore, more than 90 DoubleTree properties will be operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa by the end of 2016.

As part of the Hilton portfolio of brands, guests of Newbury 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.doubletreenewburynorth.com or call 01635 247010. The property is owned by Maple Hotels 1 Limited and managed by Westmont Hospitality.

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

Contacts:
Kejal Ashra
Hilton
+44 (0) 20 7856 8154
kejal.ashra@hilton.com

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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 nearly 5,000 properties with more than 812,000 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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