The Hilton hotel group has opened its first Russian Doubletree brand hotel, the Doubletree by Hilton Novosibirsk.

The 188-room hotel is part of a newly built, mixed-use hotel and business centre development.

The hotel is operated by UK-based property developer London & Regional Partners (LRP) under a franchise agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.

LRP and Hilton formed a strategic alliance to open 25 new hotels across Russia, under the Hilton Worldwide brand of hotels.

The hotel features 177 standard rooms and 11 suites, 370m² of conference and meeting space, business centre, lobby, restaurant, a spa and fitness centre.

Doubletree by Hilton is a member of the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of hotels, with 230 hotel and resort locations across five continents.