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DoubleTree Opens First Hotel in Spain

MCLEAN, Va.—Spain’s first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel opened its doors this week, bringing upscale accommodation to the Costa Brava.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Emporda features 87 guestrooms, two 18-hole golf courses, an indoor pool and spa, as well as a fitness center and 24-hour business center. The property also offers meeting rooms and facilities that can accommodate 10-350 guests.

Simon Vincent president, EMEA, Hilton Worldwide, said, “We are delighted to be bringing one of Europe’s fastest growing hotel brands to Spain for the first time. The hotel’s stunning green surrounds, excellent resort facilities and contemporary meeting spaces make it an ideal option for leisure and business travelers alike.”

Hilton Worldwide now operates six hotels in Spain with five Hilton Hotels & Resorts properties located in Barcelona, Madrid, Toledo and Palma, Mallorca. The arrival of DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Emporda is set to be followed by a second hotel for the brand, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center La Mola, which is expected to open in early 2013.