Hilton Worldwide Adds Third Hotel In Shenzhen, Southern China

Hilton Shenzhen Futian’s central location in Shenzhen CBD provides convenient accessibility

This information originated in American English.

October 09, 2015

SHENZHEN, China and McLean, Va. - Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) and Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Hilton Shenzhen Futian. This hotel marks the second Hilton Hotels & Resorts property and the third Hilton Worldwide hotel in Shenzhen. Strategically situated in the heart of Shenzhen, the 23-story hotel features 320 contemporary guestrooms and suites and is operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Great China International Group Co., Ltd. To date, Hilton Worldwide has over 60 operating hotels in Greater China.

"China is one of the most important and fastest growing markets for Hilton Worldwide, and the opening of Hilton Shenzhen Futian is an important milestone for Hilton Worldwide. The hotel is located in Shenzhen's financial and commercial center and is the ideal hotel for travelers to Shenzhen, whether they are here for a conference, business trip, or simply sightseeing," said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president of operations, Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton Worldwide.

Centrally located in Shenzhen's Central Business District, Hilton Shenzhen Futian is within walking distance of the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Centre and City Hall. The hotel is just 35.9 kilometers away from Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport, and also enjoys convenient access to Hong Kong's border and the Huanggang or Futian Ports, all within three kilometers. In addition, the hotel will provide guests with an exciting experience of the city with convenient access to shopping malls and more.

"Shenzhen is one of China's wealthiest cities, a bustling, modern metropolis that links Hong Kong to China's mainland and also a major transport hub for the region," said Rob Palleschi, global head, full service brands, Hilton Worldwide. "As one of the first international hotel brands to break the Chinese market more than 25 years ago, the opening of Hilton Shenzhen Futian is key in affirming Hilton's global presence and our commitment to supporting the development of growing global economies."

Guests at Hilton Shenzhen Futian can indulge in a variety of on-site dining options, spacious accommodations and state-of-the-art business and leisure facilities while staying connected to the city center complex. Guests can start the day with a delicious breakfast and enjoy various cuisines at Mis.U, an all-day dining venue, or visit Lan Ting Chinese restaurant to enjoy contemporary Cantonese and Sichuan specialties, expertly prepared by our Cantonese Head Chef and his team. Guests can enjoy afternoon tea, coffee and pastries or catch up with friends over a wide selection of drinks in a laid-back atmosphere at the trendy Lobby Lounge, or they can sit back with a glass of wine or a whiskey at Mr. Wong bar, enjoying spectacular city views while immersed in the sounds of jazz.

Hilton Shenzhen Futian features a broad range of modern amenities, including a 24-hour fitness center and a 25-meter heated outdoor swimming pool. Spanning 400 sq. meters on the 20th and 21st floors, the Executive Lounge offers complimentary breakfast, evening cocktails and private Check-In and Check-Out services for guests staying in executive rooms and suites.

Hilton Shenzhen Futian has 17 versatile function spaces comprising 2,400 sq. meters, including a 600 sq. meter pillar-free Grand Ballroom that can be configured with the latest conferencing technology to deliver a memorable meeting experience. From corporate events to social gatherings, Hilton Shenzhen Futian's dedicated events team will help plan a successful event down to the last detail.

HHonors members always get our lowest price with our Best Price Guarantee, along with HHonors Points, digital check-in and no booking fees only when they book directly through Hilton. Hilton HHonors members will be able to earn and redeem points for their stay. To mark the opening of this new hotel, Hilton Shenzhen Futian is offering 1,000 Hilton HHonors points per night from October 8, 2015 to February 29, 2016.

Hilton Shenzhen Futian is located at Great China International Finance Center on Shennan Road. For reservations, please call the hotel directly at +86 755 21308888 or visit the hotel's website at shenzhenfutian.hilton.com. Media can access additional information on Hilton Shenzhen Futian at news.hilton.com/shenzhenfutian.

Contact

Audrey Wong
Hilton – Asia Pacific
+65 6833 9763
audrey.wong@hilton.com

Jacqueline Toppings
Hilton Worldwide
+1 703 883 5381
jacqueline.toppings@hilton.com

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