Hilton Worldwide has continued its expansion in China with the launch of its first hotel in the ancient city of Lijiang, Yunnan province.
Hilton Garden Inn Lijiang is now open, offering 172 rooms and suites, including 10 family units. Facilities include an all-day dining restaurant, noodle bar and a 24-hour ‘Pavilion Pantry’, serving snacks and beverages.
There are also two bars, a 24-hour business centre, fitness centre and 230m² of meeting space. Wi-Fi is free-of-charge throughout the hotel.
“We are delighted to introduce Hilton Worldwide’s first property into Yunnan province,” said Bruce McKenzie, Hilton’s senior vice president of operations, for Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton Worldwide.
“As a world-renowned tourism hub, Lijiang’s rich heritage and culture draw millions of domestic and international visitors each year. We are proud to offer smart, value-conscious travellers the option to stay at an award-winning, upper mid-scale branded hotel and experience cultural richness of this beautiful destination.”
The Lijiang hotel becomes only the third Hilton Garden Inn in China, following existing properties in Shenzhen and Chengdu.