December 10, 2012 - MANILA, the Philippines and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide today signed a management agreement with Travellers International Hotel Group Inc. to manage Hilton Manila in Newport City in Manila, the capital city of the Philippines. The agreement will bring the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts hotel to Manila. Scheduled to open in 2014, the 350-room Hilton Manila is located on Newport Boulevard next to Terminal 3 of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport and is 3.5 kilometers away from Manila's central business district, Makati.
"Manila is the political, economic, social and
cultural center of the Philippines and a leading gateway destination in
Southeast Asia. Today's announcement fully demonstrates our ongoing
to growing aggressively in Asia Pacific and re-establishes both Hilton
Worldwide's and the Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand's presence in the
Philippines. With an experienced partner like Travellers International
Group Inc., we are confident that Hilton Manila will capitalize on the
domestic demand from travelers seeking world-class accommodations,"
Andrew Clough, senior vice president, development, Middle East &
Pacific, Hilton Worldwide.
"Hilton Hotels & Resorts is a leading global
hotel brand and Hilton Manila marks another milestone for the our
rapidly-growing collection in this region. Our brand portfolio
80 countries and we are proud to bring our authentic hospitality to
and locals in this part of the Philippines," said Dave Horton, global
head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts.
Directly opposite Ninoy Aquino International Airport,
Hilton Manila is located in Newport City, where Manila's largest road
transportation hub and several multinational companies are situated.
four kilometers of Manila's main business districts, the hotel will be
developed by Alliance Global Group, Inc. and Genting Group, and connect
30,000 square meter entertainment and hospitality complex.
"Representing our first collaboration with Hilton
Worldwide, this agreement combines the expertise of a truly
award-winning hospitality household name with strong local market
Manila is a regional hub for a large number of multinational
given Hilton Manila's strategic location, we are confident that it will
top notch service to both holiday makers and business travelers," said
Kingson Sian, President, Travellers International Hotel Group Inc.
Manila, Travellers International Hotel Group Inc. is a joint venture
Alliance Global Inc. and Genting Hong Kong Limited.
The 10-storey hotel will offer one all-day dining
restaurant, a specialty restaurant, a bar and lobby lounge. It will
also have a
fitness club, an indoor pool, a spa, a ballroom and other function and
space as well as a car park.
As the nation's capital, Manila is a major gateway to the
Philippines and a government, business, finance and entertainment hub.
Ninoy Aquino International Airport hosts both international and
flights and is the country's busiest airport.
Read more about recent and upcoming Hilton Hotels &
Resorts openings at http://news.hilton.com/openings.
To view an interactive map featuring the Hilton Hotels & Resorts
development pipeline visit http://news.hilton.com/map
About Resorts World Manila
Resorts World Manila (RWM) is the first one-stop, non-stop
leisure destination in the Philippines that features exciting
thrills, superlative performances, unique events, and spectacular
options. Conveniently located across Ninoy Aquino International Airport
is an instant gateway to world-class Philippine hospitality. This
lifestyle hub is home to three international lodging brands: the
suite MAXIMS Hotel; the five-star brand MARRIOTT Hotel Manila; and
Hotel which offers cozy and superb accommodations for great value.
Also home to RWM is The NEWPORT Mall which features
international luxury brands. Experience a unique viewing experience at
Newport Cinemas with stadium seating and state-of-the-art cinema
grand-scale performances at the 1,500-seater, ultra-modern Newport
Arts Theater (NPAT), which boasts of state-of-the-art lights and
soundsinnovations, and the largest LED wall in all of Southeast Asia,
in the cozy interior and chilling 24/7 entertainment provided for you
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