Hilton Garden Inn, has made its first entry into Malaysia with the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman. The new hotel adds 265 rooms to the Hilton Garden Inn brand’s worldwide offering.
“We are proud to open our first Hilton Garden Inn in Malaysia, with Kuala Lumpur being one of the most popular destinations in the world,” said John Greenleaf, global head, Hilton Garden Inn.
“This new opening in a key Southeast Asian gateway city is a testament to our commitment to sustaining Hilton’s growth through Asia Pacific. We are confident that the hotel will provide guests with exceptional experiences that are enhanced by our high standards of comfort, cleanliness and flexibility, each and every time they stay with us.”
The hotel is centrally located in Chow Kit district, just a five-minute walk away from Chow Kit Monorail station that connects guests across the city. Close to Kuala Lumpur’s major landmarks including Petronas Twin Towers and Kuala Lumpur City Center, the area has been the commercial heart of Kuala Lumpur for more than a century, and is within a five-kilometre radius of the modern commercial districts, financial institutions, and government offices.
“As Hilton’s third brand in Malaysia, the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman perfectly complements our existing brand portfolio in the country,” said Paul Hutton, vice president of operations for South East Asia at Hilton. “I am excited that Hilton Garden
Inn has made its debut in this world renowned destination and is superbly located in the Chow Kit district that appeals with the best of old and new world charm. Furthermore, I am thrilled to build on our successful partnership with Royal Group Capital to open and manage their second Hilton property.”