Hilton Worldwide and Hilton Hotels & Resorts has opened a new 23-storey hotel in Shenzhen, southern China.
Operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Great China International Group, the new Hilton Shenzhen Futian is located in the centre of the city, with 320 rooms and suites.
Hilton Worldwide currently operates 60 hotels in Greater China.
Hilton Worldwide Greater China and Mongolia operations senior vice-president Bruce McKenzie said: "China is one of the most important and fastest growing markets for Hilton Worldwide, and the opening of Hilton Shenzhen Futian is an important milestone for Hilton Worldwide."
The hotel is near to the Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Centre and City Hall, and offers convenient access to Hong Kong’s border and the Huanggang or Futian ports.
It is also close to the Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport.
The property features business and leisure facilities, an all-day dining venue Mis.U, Lan Ting Chinese restaurant, Lobby Lounge and Mr Wong bar.
It also offers a wide range of amenities, including a 24-hour fitness centre and 25m heated outdoor swimming pool. The hotel also includes 17 function spaces with 2,400m², including a 600m² pillar-free grand ballroom.
Hilton Worldwide full service brands global head Rob Palleschi said: "Shenzhen is one of China’s wealthiest cities, a bustling, modern metropolis that links Hong Kong to China’s mainland and also a major transport hub for the region."
Hilton Worldwide, through its 12 brands, manages 4,440 hotels in 97 countries and territories.
Image: Hilton Shenzhen Futian hotel. Photo: courtesy of PRNewswire / Hilton Worldwide.