Hilton Zhengzhou Marks the Brand's First Hotel in Henan Province
Friday March 14th, 2014 - 10:50AM PBAC
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ZHENGZHOU, CHINA—Hilton Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Worldwide today announced the opening of Hilton Zhengzhou. The opening marks the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Henan Province.
Situated in the center of Zhengzhou, the 39-story hotel features 448 contemporary guestrooms and suites and is operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Henan Sheng Long Real Estate Co. Ltd.
“As the capital city of Henan Province, Zhengzhou is not only enjoying rapid economic development, but, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization, is also establishing itself as one of China's top tourist destinations,” stated Rob Palleschi, global head, Hilton Hotel & Resorts. “We look forward to offering travelers to this important gateway city the unparalleled service and amenities for which the Hilton brand is known around the globe.”
Located in the city’s central business district, Hilton Zhengzhou is only 30 kilometers from Zhengzhou International Airport and seven kilometers from Zhengzhou high-speed railway station, which provides access to nearby cities such as Beijing and Xi'an.
Hilton Zhengzhou features a broad range of modern amenities, including an in-room iPod docking station and WiFi access. In addition, Hilton Zhengzhou offers an indoor swimming pool and a spa center with a range of luxury treatments. The hotel also offers a pillarless ballroom with more than 2,000 square meters of meeting and banquet space and a conference service team.
"Hilton Zhengzhou is designed to bring world-class travel experiences to guests from China and around the world who visit this central Chinese region, by offering a world of unique design, state-of-the-art amenities and Hilton's unrivaled hospitality," stated Bruce McKenzie, SVP of operations, Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton Worldwide.
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