Hilton opens first hotel in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan Province
Hilton has announced the opening of Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort, marking Hilton’s debut in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan Province. Home to a UNESCO World Heritage national park famed for its natural beauty and biodiversity, Jiuzhaigou offers travellers a stunning getaway on the edge of the Tibetan plateau. Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort features 426 rooms, suites and villas set on the lush hillside of the Min Mountains.
“Hilton Hotels & Resorts is poised to set the standard for hospitality in Jiuzhaigou, one of China’s most scenic destinations,” said Sean Wooden, vice president, brand management, Asia Pacific, Hilton. “Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort is well positioned to deliver memorable travel experiences and to become the first choice for international and domestic travellers.”
Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort has a prime location situated at the entrance of Zhongcha Valley, just 14-kilometers from the Jiuzhai Valley National Park and just five kilometres from Jiuzhai Songcheng Romance Park, a popular theme park featuring cultural entertainment. The resort is served by Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport and provides a convenient base for guests to explore major attractions including the limestone ponds of Goddess Lake and the glaciers and snow-capped mountains of Huanglong.
“As we continue to grow our footprint across China, we are pleased to establish our flagship brand at this leading resort destination, which is hugely popular with leisure travellers and event planners,” said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president, operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton. “With Tibetan-themed villas and a superb location, Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort is a fantastic addition to our portfolio.”
Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort is a luxurious blend of nature, modern design and Tibetan architectural accents. Spacious guest rooms span at least 46 square meters, while the 10 villas are between 320 and 460 square meters each. All rooms have 49-inch LED televisions, high-speed internet access, generous work spaces and rain showers. Guests who stay in executive rooms have a private balcony, as well as access to an Executive Lounge that serves complimentary breakfast, all-day refreshments and evening cocktails. Recreational facilities at the resort include a spa, 24-hour fitness centre, and kid’s club. The resort also features a replica of a typical ancient Tibetan street, where guests can get acquainted with local culture.
Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort offers 1,522 square meters of flexible meeting and event space, including 7 function rooms, a pre-function foyer and a pillar-less, 910-square-meter Grand Ballroom that can accommodate up to 1,300 people. The ballroom features a 55-square meter LED display and is equipped with the latest conferencing technology. Hilton Jiuzhaigou Resort offers a business centre ensuring that guests can stay productive alongside a dedicated hotel team positioned to provide comprehensive support for seamless events and meetings.