Hampton by Hilton Newcastle now open

Business and leisure travellers visiting Newcastle can now enjoy a stay at the newly-opened Hampton by Hilton hotel. Set on Neville Street close to the Newcastle Central Station, the new hotel allows guests to benefit from high quality accommodation in a convenient location. Hampton by Hilton Newcastle offers a selection of 160 rooms to choose from as well as such features as complimentary breakfast and wifi, 24-hour business and fitness centres, a snack area and a bar.

Hilton Paris Opera now open

Guests travelling to Paris can now enjoy a stay at the new Hilton Paris Opera, as the former Concorde Opera Paris opens as a Hilton Worldwide property after a $50 million refurbishment.

Set close to Gare Saint Lazare train station, the 268-room hotel offers convenient access to such popular Paris landmarks as the Louvre and the Opera. During their stay guests can take advantage of such facilities as a fitness centre, meeting and conference rooms as well as several bars and restaurants, including Le Grand Salon and Le Petit Bar.

Customers choosing to stay in any of the hotel’s 29 suite rooms can also benefit from access to the Executive Lounge with complimentary breakfast and afternoon refreshments.

Hilton Munich Airport now open

Good news for guests travelling via Munich, as they can now enjoy a stay at the new 389-room Hilton Munich Airport. The hotel allows customers to benefit from direct access to the terminal building, as well as a broad range of facilities.

During their stay guests can relax with a visit to the hotel’s spa area, featuring a 17-metre swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, fitness area, seven treatment rooms and more. Customers can also take advantage of more than 20 meeting rooms, food and beverage options and more.

There are also 160 new rooms to be added to the hotel by 2017.

Hilton digital check-in live for more than 4,100 hotels

Hilton HHonors programme members can now check-in, check-out and choose their room via their smartphones thanks to the launch of Hilton Worldwide’s digital check-in service at over 4,100 properties.

Not only does the feature save customers time, but it also allows guests to add special requests and room upgrades “on the go”. Introduced earlier in July, the new service is to become available across the majority of rooms at Hilton Worldwide properties by the end of 2016.

Doubletree debuts in New Zealand

Guests travelling to New Zealand can now enjoy a stay at the first Doubletree hotel in the country, as Hilton Worldwide increases its global portfolio with the launch of Doubletree by Hilton Queenstown located on the South Island.

Previously the Kawarau Hotel, the new Doubletree hotel offers guests a choice of 98 comfortable rooms, all featuring fully-fitted kitchenettes with an oven, microwave and fridge.

The hotel also allows customers to benefit from proximity to Queenstown International airport and to enjoy themselves at the hotel’s bar, noodle restaurant and ten-seat cinema.

Hilton Worldwide to launch new Canopy by Hilton brand

Hilton Worldwide is to expand its portfolio with the launch of a new lifestyle brand designed to offer a combination of value, accessibility, comfort and positive culture. With the first hotels to open in 2015, Canopy by Hilton will be Hilton Worldwide’s 12th brand.

The first locations to welcome the new Canopy by Hilton will include London, Portland, Miami, Washington DC, San Diego, Nashville and more. Guests of the new properties will be able to benefit from local design, food and drink as well as an energising yet comfortable atmosphere.

Hilton Hotels & Resorts now on Asian side of Istanbul

Guests staying on the Asian side of Istanbul can now experience the newly-opened Hilton Istanbul Kozyatagi. Set between Istanbul Ataturk International and Istanbul Sabiha Goken the Hilton Hotels & Resorts property is Hilton Worldwide’s first hotel in the area.

With a 24-hour business centre, 16 meeting rooms, two of which are ballrooms, a rooftop executive lounge as well as a 24-hour fitness centre, a spa and an indoor swimming pool, the hotel offers a broad range of facilities both for business and leisure.

The hotel provides a selection of 320 rooms. Guests can also enjoy themselves at the lounge/bar and dine at Hilton Istanbul Kozyatagi’s rooftop restaurant and brasserie.

London now home to tenth Doubletree by Hilton

Hilton Worldwide increases its presence in London with the opening of its tenth Doubletree by Hilton hotel in the capital. The new Doubletree by Hilton London – Islington offers guests proximity to Angel tube station as well as a broad range of facilities both for business and leisure.

Previously Jurys Inn London Islington, the hotel currently offers 229 rooms with a new extension due to open on 01 October 2014 increasing the number of rooms to 372. Guests of the Doubletree by Hilton London – Islington can currently already take advantage of a 24-hour business centre, 300 sqm of meeting space, free wifi and a fitness centre. Guests can also enjoy themselves at the hotel’s restaurant which offers all-day dining and relax at the hotel’s gin bar and Bar 60.

Second Doubletree by Hilton hotel opens its doors in Dubai

Hilton Worldwide expands its Dubai portfolio with the opening of the new 110-suite Doubletree by Hilton Dubai – Jumeirah Beach. The property is Hilton Worldwide’s second Doubletree hotel in Dubai and offers guests a prime location with views of the Arabian Gulf sea and The Palm Jumeirah.

Customers can take advantage of a range of one, two and three-bedroom suites, some of which benefit from a fully-equipped kitchen, as well as enjoy such features as free in-room WiFi for Hilton HHonors Diamond and Gold members and free WiFi in all public areas.

The property also provides a broad range of facilities both for business and relaxation, offering eight meeting rooms, a 24-hour connectivity centre, a 24-hour fitness centre, an outdoor infinity pool, a private beach and a Breakwater Health Club, with four treatment rooms, a steam room, jacuzzi and sauna.

Warsaw home to largest Hampton by Hilton outside US

As Hilton Worldwide opened the new 300-room Hampton by Hilton Warsaw City Centre, Warsaw has become home to the largest Hampton by Hilton hotel outside the US.

Set close to the city’s central train station, the new property offers guests a convenient location to explore Warsaw, as well as an opportunity to take advantage of such features as free wi-fi, a business zone with computers and printers, a fitness centre and 24-hour snack area.

During their stay guests can also benefit from 32-inch high-definition television and a desk with ergonomic chair in every room.