VAL D’EUROPE, France—Hilton Worldwide announced plans to introduce two new brands to the French market with the dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton Val d’Europe on the doorstep of Disneyland Paris. The opening of what will become the company’s first dual-branded property in France, and the first dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton for Europe, is scheduled for 2015.
In an announcement, Fitzgibbon, senior vice president of development, Europe & Africa, Hilton Worldwide, said, “Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton are both exceptional award-winning brands which are gaining great momentum in Europe. To be introducing both brands to France at the same time and close to a world class tourist destination is extremely exciting.”
Val d’Europe, developed in conjunction with Euro Disney Associés S.C.A., features a major business park where the hotels will be located.
Once completed, the construction of the two hotels will occupy 22,200 square meters and provide a total of 250 guestrooms, with access to 190 parking spaces across the two properties. Both hotels will provide 24-hour fitness facilities.
Hilton Garden Inn Val d’Europe will offer 154 guestrooms, with all day dining and bar facilities as well as on-site fitness complex. The brand’s signature 24 hour Pavilion Pantry will also offer guests light snacks and refreshments throughout the day and night. The hotel will also feature complimentary wi-fi access, the Garden Sleep System bed, ergonomic chair, as well as a 24-hour business center with remote printing capabilities.
Hampton by Hilton Val d’Europe will offer 96 guestrooms to the more value-conscious traveler along with all of the brand’s signature offerings such as free high-speed internet access, free hot breakfast, and a 24-hour snack area featuring light dishes.
In the past 12 months Hilton Worldwide has opened three dual-branded hotels in Europe including Hilton and Hilton Garden Inn Frankfurt Airport, Germany; Hilton and Hampton by Hilton at St. George’s Park, Burton upon Trent, UK; and Hilton Bursa Convention Center & Spa and Hampton by Hilton Bursa, Turkey.