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Mon, 30 Sep 2019

Hilton Opens Second DoubleTree Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand

Hilton has opened its third DoubleTree hotel in Thailand.

The 251-room DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit, the second DoubleTree in the Kingdom's capital city, is located on Sukhumvit Soi 2, within walking distance of the Nana and Ploenchit BTS Skytrain stations.

“The DoubleTree by Hilton brand celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, and it is certainly befitting that one in two Hilton hotels opening in South East Asia in 2019 is a DoubleTree,” said Shawn McAteer, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. “Building on our rapid growth across Asia, we are delighted to introduce our guests to this great new addition to the brand in a key city. At DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit, guests will experience the familiar outstanding service and amenities synonymous with DoubleTree, beginning with our famous, warm DoubleTree Cookie welcome.”

Deluxe Room at DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok. Click to enlarge.

The rooms and suites at DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit range in size from 28 to 240 square meters and feature a working desk, laptop-sized safe, mini bar, tea and coffee making facilitiesas, well as a 43-inch flat-screen HD television with local and cable channels.

The hotel features a 24/7 fitness center, an outdoor pool, a restaurant and event space on the 26th floor rooftop.

“Bangkok is consecutively recognized as the most visited city in the world i and there are some great opportunities for us to cater to the evolving needs of travelers,” said Paul Hutton, vice president, operations, South East Asia, Hilton. “From today, DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit will join five other well-established Hilton hotels in Bangkok, enabling us to offer our guests more choices and cater to a more diverse range of travel demands. This opening is another testament of our long-term commitment to Bangkok as a key travel destination as we continue to expand our presence by building on our operational and management capabilities.”

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