First Hilton Hotels & Resorts Hotel in Tianjin Joins the Brand’s Portfolio of More Than 550 Properties Worldwide
Tianjin, China – 5 January 2015 – Hilton Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Worldwide today announced the opening of Hilton Tianjin Eco-City as the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Tianjin city. The hotel features 301 contemporary guest rooms and suites with scenic garden landscape and marks the first internationally branded hotel to enter Sino-Singapore Eco-city. Hilton Tianjin Eco-City is operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Shimao Co., Ltd.
“As one of China’s most important municipalities, Tianjin has a long history of welcoming visitors from around the world and being home to the biggest port in Northern China. Tianjin has also been established as one of China’s leading economic hubs,” said Rob Palleschi, global head, full service brands, Hilton Worldwide. “We look forward to offering travelers to this important gateway city the exceptional service and amenities for which the Hilton brand is known around the globe.”
Situated in Tianjin Eco-City, the world’s first “Eco-City” venture co-developed by China and Singapore, Hilton Tianjin Eco-City is an oasis tucked away from the hustle and bustle of city life yet conveniently located between Binhai New Area Central Business District and Tianjin Economic-Technology Development Area. Just 42 kilometers away from Tiajin Binghai International Airport, Hilton Tianjin Ecocity is also minutes away from attractions such as Tianjin Water Park, Yang Huo Market and Beitang Ancient Old Town.
“Hilton Tianjin Eco-City is designed to bring world-class travel experiences to domestic and international visitors to this city, by offering a world of unique design, state-of-the-art amenities and Hilton’s unrivaled hospitality,” said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president of operations, Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton Worldwide. “We look forward to serving our guests across all Hilton Worldwide properties, and celebrating many more new property openings across Greater China in the near future.”
Hilton Tianjin Eco-City offers four dining and entertainment options including an all-day restaurant, Elements, which offers both à la carte and buffet menus featuring a wide selection of international and local cuisine and a Japanese restaurant Arashiyama, featuring sashimi and teppanyaki. The Chinese restaurant Dragon Garden, which features 10 private dining rooms, offers a wide variety of dim sum and local delicacies prepared by seasoned chefs. At the end of the day, guests can unwind at night with refreshing beverages and tasty pastries at Middle Lounge.
Hilton Tianjin Eco-City features an impressive pillar-free Grand Ballroom measuring 1,500 square meters along with nine flexible meeting rooms. Whether the occasion is a large international conference, exhibition or wedding, the highly trained and dedicated team will work to ensure a successful and memorable event. The hotel’s business center provides full corporate facilities and 24-hour services to meet guests’ business needs.
Hilton Tianjin Eco-City features a broad range of modern amenities, including an indoor pool, a well-equipped 24-hour fitness center featuring an aerobic room as well as a luxurious spa. The hotel also has a unique jogging and cycling path on the property for guests to appreciate the scenic landscape within the hotel’s surrounds.