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Owners, The Wanda Group, and Hilton Team Up Again to Open the
253-room DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu-Taizhou in China

TAIZHOU, JIANGSU PROVINCE, China – (9 December, 2011)
DoubleTree by Hilton announces the opening of the DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu-Taizhou, the first internationally branded, full-service hotel in the city, conveniently located in the heart of the commercial and business district of Hailing.  The 253-room hotel is located adjacent to Wanda Plaza near the Fengcheng River Scenic Area, Municipal Government, Mei Lanfang Memorial Hal and China Medical City Exhibition Trade Center, with easy access to the Taizhou Railway Station and Mid-Jiangsu Airport.

Rob Palleschi, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton, said, “DoubleTree by Hilton is rapidly branching out across China, fuelled by growing enthusiasm among owners and developers who are eager to introduce the popular global brand to some of the country's fastest growing cities. This hotel will be an exciting new addition to the hospitality offerings in Taizhou and across China as we extend the rewarding and friendly service and hospitality, signature to the DoubleTree by Hilton brand here and around the world.”

Guests to the DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu-Taizhou will benefit from the characteristic qualities found at the brand’s more than 275 DoubleTree by Hilton locations in 22 countries around the world including the warm welcome of the brand’s legendary chocolate chip cookie presented to every guest at check-in; an array of upscale amenities and guest services; the rewards of the Hilton HHonors guest loyalty programme; and a unique and caring team member commitment to the local community.

Martin Rinck, president, Hilton Worldwide, Asia Pacific, said, “Hilton Worldwide continues to grow in China by strategically leveraging the strong portfolio of our brands, like DoubleTree by Hilton. As the first international hotel brand in Taizhou, and with a convenient location, modern guest rooms and outstanding hospitality standards, DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu-Taizhou is poised to deliver a rewarding and memorable experience to all our guests.”

Guests can start each day feeling well-rested and energized after a comfortable night's sleep in the brand’s signature Sweet Dreams by DoubleTree bedding. Each of the 253 spacious and comfortable guest rooms and suites comes complete with thoughtful touches such as a LCD television, alarm clock radio with MP3 connectivity, high-speed internet access and a generous work area. The suites feature luxury amenities and measure between 85 to 247 square meters. The Presidential Suite features a 47-inch LCD television and includes ample space with a living room, two bedrooms, a spacious bathroom and working area.

DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu - Taizhou also has a collection of six meeting and conference rooms, including the 1,100-square meter Signature Ballroom, which as the largest ballroom in Taizhou, can host some of the finest board meetings, business conferences and social events for up to 850 guests.  The hotel also has a spacious foyer suitable for exhibitions and weddings. The hotel’s signature dining and drinking venues offer a wide selection of Cantonese and Huaiyang favourites, as well as international specialties at the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant, lobby bar and private dining rooms.

The hotel is owned by Wanda Group and managed by Hilton Worldwide.  DoubleTree by Hilton also welcomes travellers in the following locations: Beijing, Taizhou, Chongqing North, Huaqiao-Kunshan, Qingdao-Chengyang, Sanya-Haitang Bay, Wuxi, Wuxi-Lingshan and Langfang.

The DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu-Taizhou is located at No. 222 East Jichuan Road, Hailing District, Taizhou, Jiangsu Province, China 225300.  For more information about the DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu-Taizhou or to book a reservation, please contact your preferred travel professional, visit the hotel’s website directly at or contact the hotel directly on +86 523 8669 9999.

About DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels
With a fast-growing global collection of contemporary, upscale hotels in more than 275 gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations across five continents, every little thing we do at DoubleTree by Hilton inspires us to create a rewarding experience for our hotel guests, our team members and the communities we proudly serve.  Our hospitality begins with a warm chocolate chip cookie welcome upon arrival and continues with the award-winning Hilton HHonors guest loyalty programme, an array of fine services and amenities and our longstanding CARE Culture tradition that empowers more than 65,000 team members to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the traveller feel human again.

To make reservations at any DoubleTree by Hilton hotel, travelers may visit our brand website at  Social media users may connect with us at, and For the latest news, story starters and fact sheets about our brand, reporters and bloggers may visit our DoubleTree by Hilton Global Media Center at

About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has been offering business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,750 hotels and timeshare properties, with 615,000 rooms in 85 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors™. For more information about the company, visit or connect with Hilton Worldwide at

Thomas Wingham
DoubleTree by Hilton Brand Public Relations
+1 818 326 8516 (USA)

Tingting Gao
Hilton Worldwide - China
+86 (23) 6771 6666 (CHINA)

Eason Yu
DoubleTree by Hilton Jiangsu - Taizhou
+86 (523) 8669 9999 (CHINA)

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