DoubleTree by Hilton Opens 10th London Location
Upscale Brand Welcomes Guests to Refurbished Hotel in Fashionable Islington
John Brennan, CEO, Jurys Inn, said, "The Double Tree by Hilton franchise provides Jurys Inn access to a broad international customer base. Our hotels' prime locations as well as Hilton Worldwide's renowned brand will put us in a strong position to grow revenue as well as continue to deliver stand-out customer service.
DoubleTree by Hilton London – Islington is located less than 300 metres from Angel tube station, and half a mile from Kings Cross station and St. Pancras International with connecting high-speed Eurostar services. Its location grants easy access to London's major attractions including Buckingham Palace, the National Gallery, British Museum, West End theatre district and the city's world-class shopping areas, including Oxford Street, Bond Street and department stores Harrods and Selfridges. The trendy district of Islington boasts a number of specialty boutiques, a vibrant arts scene and popular restaurants and bars, as well as the famous Emirates Stadium, home to Arsenal Football Club.
Thomas Doyle, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton London – Islington, said, "The hotel has undergone a transformation, prior to converting under the DoubleTree by Hilton brand, including the addition of an executive lounge and fitness suite, not to mention a new London gin bar 'Bar60' which offers signature cocktails to suit a wide range of tastes. I am looking forward to greeting guests with DoubleTree by Hilton's warm welcome."
DoubleTree by Hilton London – Islington has recently undergone a renovation and features 229 modern guestrooms. From 1st October, this will increase to 372 bedrooms as the hotel will add a further 143 rooms including 66 Deluxe rooms and 43 Executive rooms following a substantial extension to the hotel. The refurbished ground floor, created by leading international design studio designsquared, includes a contemporary lobby and lounge area incorporating local design features.
At gin bar Bar60, guests can enjoy a range of drinks before dining at The Grill Restaurant, a full-service eatery which offers a wide menu of contemporary options, grill specialties and all day dining.The hotel also featuresmore than 3,200 square feet of meeting space, a 24-hour complimentary business centre, concierge services through the reception team and complimentary, 24-hour on-site fitness centre and free WiFi throughout the hotel.
As with all DoubleTree by Hilton locations, the hotel will participate in the Hilton HHonors guest loyalty program, and members will be able to earn and redeem points with each stay.
DoubleTree by Hilton is defined by its unique Culture of CARE, which stands for 'Create A Rewarding Experience' for guests, team members and the community. Every guest at a DoubleTree by Hilton is welcomed with a warm chocolate chip cookie on check-in and the relaxed, friendly service continues throughout their stay.
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London-Islington is located at 60 Pentonville Road, Islington, London, UK, N1 9LA. For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers can visit www.londonislington.doubletree.com or call +44 (0)207 282 5500.
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