|Two new hotels become Hiltonís first dual branded property in Turkey.|
Tuesday, 29th May 2012
Source : Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide announced the official opening of Hilton Bursa Convention Centre & Spa and Hampton by Hilton Bursa in Turkey.†
As the first combination of a Hilton Hotels & Resorts and Hampton by Hilton brand property in Europe, guests will be able to enjoy the upscale and full-service and economy brands while visiting the historic city of Bursa.
The new build hotels are located in a prime address close to the city centre, with easy access to the city's cultural sites, business districts, commercial and industrial areas. The hotels offer incredible views of† Uludağ Mountain and features striking architectural design and contemporary interiors. Bursa is located in Northwestern Turkey, approximately 243 kilometers from Istanbul and 453 kilometers from Ankara.
Dave Horton, global head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, said, "Hilton has a unique place in the Turkish hospitality tradition, having opened the country's first international five star hotel in 1955. As our footprint expands in the region we are delighted to welcome Hilton Bursa, with its contemporary style and renowned Hilton service."
The upscale Hilton Bursa Convention Center & Spa offers 187 guest rooms including 12 suites, all with striking interior design combining the influences of the rich historical heritage of Bursa with classic styling of cream and turquoise colour tones. Interior design detailing extends to the Anatolian Iznik tiling and the rich marble surfaces.
Guests can enjoy food and beverage options including the all-day dining Brasserie Restaurant, the Atrium Lounge for entertaining, the delightful Patisserie Vivienne for cakes and pastries; as well as the signature 18th floor Skylight Restaurant offering spectacular views and internationally inspired dishes.
For those looking for relaxation and fitness, the Spa & Wellness Center offers a range of spa treatments and personal care options - including Precor fitness equipment, indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and Turkish Bath. If guests want a little more excitement, the Speedcity Entertainment Centre offers action simulators on the 19th floor - perfect for families or those looking for team building activiies.
Hilton Bursa Convention Center & Spa offers significant conference and events space for business and social clients. The grand ballroom offers a capacity of up to 1,200 guests for a reception and benefits from additional outside events space for up to 800 guests. There are a further 12 inter-connecting break-out rooms featuring natural daylight, with three VIP options.
The economy Hampton by Hilton Bursa, offers 107 guest rooms and is located within the same development as the Hilton Hotel. Guests can expect a value-wise stay with all of the signatures that travellers have come to expect from the award winning Hampton by Hilton brand, including free high-speed internet access throughout, 24-hour fitness facilities, free hot breakfast, 24-hour snack area featuring light dishes, as well as Hampton by Hilton's 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Phil Cordell, global head, focused service and Hampton by Hilton, said, "Hampton by Hilton is an ideal choice for value-conscious business and leisure travellers and we are thrilled to be opening our second Hampton by Hilton hotel in Turkey.† Our portfolio is growing the country and we look forward to welcoming further Hampton by Hilton's in the near future."
†Guests of Hilton Bursa Convention Center & Spa and Hampton by Hilton Bursa will be able to earn Hilton HHonors points - the award winning guest loyalty programme for Hilton Worldwide's portfolio of brands. In addition to redeeming HHonors points for complimentary hotel stays, HHonors members can use points to purchase unique experience rewards, merchandise and vacation packages, make charitable contributions and more.
Suat Binkaya, general manager of Hilton Bursa Convention Center & Spa and Hampton by Hilton Bursa, said, "We are delighted to have opened Turkey's first dual-branded Hilton and Hampton by Hilton and are looking forward to welcoming guests to both hotels, whether they want an upscale Hilton experience or economy Hampton by Hilton stay."
Across a portfolio of five brands, Hilton Worldwide currently operates more than 5,000 bedrooms and 22 hotels in Turkey. Most recent openings include the Hampton by Hilton Ordu and Hilton Garden Inn Sanliurfa.