Hilton Worldwide signs DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns

Serene waterfront location: DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns

Hilton Worldwide has signed the 237 room DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns and will join Hilton Worldwide’s Australasian portfolio of 21 hotels on October 1, 2014.

Enjoying a serene waterfront view, the DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns is located at 121 The Esplanade.

“DoubleTree by Hilton continues to be one of the fastest growing full service hotel brands in the world, and we are thrilled to continue this growth in a market as important as Australia,” said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton.

“We look forward to welcoming guests at the DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns with the DoubleTree hospitality and service culture which begins with the warm chocolate chip cookie presented to every guest at check-in.”

“After such a successful launch of our three DoubleTree by Hilton properties in the Northern Territory in 2013, we are extremely pleased to be further expanding DoubleTree by Hilton in the Australian market,” said Ashley Spencer, vice president, operations, Australasia.

Desirable leisure destination... DoubleTree
Desirable leisure destination… DoubleTree

“Cairns is the gateway to some of Australia’s most revered tourism experiences including the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest. It’s the popularity of experiences like these that has provided us with the opportunity to widen DoubleTree by Hilton’s presence to such a desirable leisure destination.”

Formerly the Holiday Inn Cairns, the DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns joins Hilton Worldwide’s well-established Hilton Cairns hotel and aims to offer potential Hilton Worldwide guests more accommodation options in Western Australia.

DoubleTree by Hilton is Hilton Worldwide’s fastest growing full service brand, with 380 properties in 33 countries and territories.

In addition to DoubleTree by Hilton’s three existing Australian properties in Darwin and Alice Springs, two new DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels in Western Australia have also been announced in Perth and Fremantle.

The range of amenities that guests will enjoy include CITRON body care products by Crabtree & Evelyn, 24-hour business and fitness centres, outdoor swimming pools, a range of food and drink offerings to meet every guest’s need, complimentary high-speed internet access in public areas, and an industry-recognized service culture.

DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns features:

  • waterfront location at 121 The Esplanade
  • 237 guest rooms including suites
  • seven stories
  • city, mountain or stunning water view accommodation
  • unique open air rainforest garden with barramundi pond
  • outdoor swimming pool
  • complimentary Health Club
  • lobby restaurant open for breakfast, lunch & dinner
  • lobby bar open for refreshments – 7 days
  • meetings capacity for up to 160 theatre style
  • newly refurbished meeting and event space
  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour business centre
  • dedicated tour desk providing information and tour sales for local attractions and activities
  • 0.5 km to CBD, 6.3 km to airport
  • 1.5 km to the Cairns Convention Centre
  • complimentary self parking

For more information and reservations visit www.doubletree.com.

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