Hilton Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of its first full-service hotel, Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta in Georgia, US.

Located at 5775 Windward Parkway, the new eight-storey, 249-room hotel is located close to Avalon Boulevard, Downtown Alpharetta and Ameris Bank Amphitheatre.

Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta is situated in the heart of the Windward Business District, a future mixed-use development at the corner of Windward and Northpoint Parkways.

Hilton stated that the new hotel is owned by WP Hotel Partner and managed by property management company Chartwell Hospitality.

Chartwell Hospitality president Rob Schaedle said: “Located in the heart of the Alpharetta Windward Business District, the hotel’s location paired with its modern design make it a perfect addition to our portfolio.

“Over the years, Alpharetta has evolved into a thriving business center, and we have seen an increase in visitors looking for modern new hotel options. We look forward to delivering an exceptional level of service for all guests who enter its doors.”

It features 24-hour fitness centre, a restaurant, glass lobby, rooftop terrace, heated seasonal pool, cabana bar.

With easy access to Big Creek Greenway scenic running/biking paths, the hotel is about 35 miles away from Hartsfield Jackson Airport.

Hilton Alpharetta Atlanta also includes 6,500ft2 of meeting space, free parking space, 6,499ft2 total event space along with seven meeting rooms.

The new property is part of Hilton Honors, the guest-loyalty programme for Hilton’s 18 distinct hotel brands comprising more than 6,400 properties and more than one million rooms, in 119 countries and territories.