Dubai, UAE -- Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) award-winning brand of hotels, today announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Mina, the second of three mid-scale properties to open in the city.
This opening follows the recent launch of Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Muraqabat which opened its doors on 22 October and comes ahead of the Q4 opening of Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall of the Emirates, which will begin welcoming guests later this year. The three new hotels represent additions to the brand's growing portfolio of more than 650 hotels worldwide.
Rudi Jagersbacher, President, Middle East & Africa, Hilton Worldwide, said, " As Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) predicts a growth rate of 7-9 percent in visitor numbers to the city annually, we see huge scope to grow our portfolio of hotels and we are particularly excited to introduce our award-winning Hilton Garden Inn brand to this market. The UAE presents an unrivalled opportunity to develop Hilton Garden Inn as demand for mid-market options continues to rise within a world-leading hospitality sector that is firmly upholding the Emirate's position as a highly desirable destination for travellers."
"During the last 12 months, we have focused on driving forward our mid-market offering in response to the evolving demands of travellers within the Middle East." said Adrian Kurre, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. "The official arrival of these hotels is a moment of great pride for our brand globally, as we look forward to welcoming busy travellers looking to sleep deep, stay fit, eat well and work smart during their stays in the UAE."
Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Mina
The 181-guestroom Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Mina, owned by wasl Hospitality, is located between the well-known districts of Bur Dubai and Jumeirah. Particularly beneficial for business travellers, the hotel is conveniently accessible from Port Rashid - Dubai's largest and expanding port and dry docks - as well as from the city's convention and financial centres. Leisure visitors can enjoy the hotel's close proximity to world-famous attractions, such as Jumeirah Beach, Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa - the world's tallest tower.
Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Muraqabat
Located in the busy heart of Deira, Dubai's original and historic district, the 183-guestroom Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Muraqabat is surrounded by bustling streets, filled with traditional souks, mosques, museums and shops. Also owned by wasl Hospitality, the hotel provides convenient access to the diplomatic district of the city and Dubai International Airport, one of the fastest growing airports in the world.
Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall of the Emirates
The new 370-guestroom Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall of the Emirates, owned by Majid Al Futtaim Properties L.L.C., is due to open in late Q4 this year and is centrally located adjacent to the Middle East's iconic premier shopping, leisure and entertainment destination, "The Mall of the Emirates". The hotel, set to be Hilton Garden Inn's second largest in the world when it opens its doors, provides excellent access to Dubai's major attractions and destinations including the beaches on the Arabian Gulf, the business districts of Media and Internet Cities and Jebel Ali Industrial Parks, and offers an easy commute to Dubai's two international airports.
Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Mina, Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Muraqabat and Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall of the Emirates will all feature a range of well appointed guest amenities, including a state-of-the-art fitness centre health club, outdoor pool, business centre, flexible meeting spaces and complimentary Wi-Fi. The in-room relaxation of a Garden Sleep System bed with cozy duvets and crisp linens, as well as an ergonomic desk chair, are also included - proving to guests why Life's Better at the GardenTM.
All guests visiting any of the three new properties will be able to choose from The Garden Grille & Bar ®, which offers a full cooked-to-order breakfast, lunch, dinner and room service, The Garden Café - serving snacks and drinks - as well as The Pavilion Pantry®, which is open 24 hours and features a complete selection of salty snacks, sweet treats, cold beverages, and frozen, microwaveable packaged items.
Hilton Garden Inn participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel loyalty program that allows members to earn Points & Miles® on the same stay and No Blackout Dates on reward stays. HHonors members always get our lowest price with our Best Price Guarantee, along with HHonors Points, digital check-in and no booking fees only when they book directly through Hilton.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 18 world-class brands comprising more than 6,800 properties and more than 1 million rooms, in 122 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, earned a top spot on the 2021 World's Best Workplaces list and been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for five consecutive years. In 2021, in addition to opening more than one hotel a day, Hilton introduced several industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the nearly 128 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.