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Hilton to open a DoubleTree branded Hotel in Bahrain in 2022

Hilton has announced plans to open a DoubleTree branded Hotel in the Kingdom of Bahrain in 2022.

Hilton has signed the DoubleTree by Hilton Al Sayh Residences together with Al Sorouh Hospitality Development Real Estate and is due to open its doors in 2022. The hotel will be located just a short drive from Bahrain International Airport and will be situated close to Bahrain Bay, a waterfront business district and mixed-use community with unique offerings of dining, and nearby several other attractions including The Avenues Bahrain mall which holds 120 stores and F&B outlets at its seafront location.

Board Member of the Al Sorouh Hospitality Development Real Estate and CEO of Mabanee Kuwait Waleed Alsharian said:

We believe this is a great partnership that will add a valuable offering to the area. We are very pleased to be working with Hilton and bringing DoubleTree by Hilton to the Kingdom of Bahrain and look forward to further partnerships with Hilton in the Kingdom and the region.

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The hotel will be located at Al Sayh, Manama, walking distance to Al Sayh Island, National Heritage Site of Bahrain. Its proximity to Sheikh Isa Bin Salman Causeway will provide guests with easy access to King Fahd Causeway to reach Saudi Arabia.

DoubleTree by Hilton Al Sayh Residences will feature 113 serviced apartments, 61 one-bedroom and 52 two-bedroom apartments. Guests will be able to enjoy uninterrupted ocean views in a number of apartments, an all-day dining restaurant and a sophisticated rooftop café and outdoor pool with views across Bahrain.

Carlos Khneisser, Vice President, Development, Middle East & Africa, Hilton, said:

Following the recent opening of our first hotel in the country, Hilton Garden Inn Bahrain Bay, this signing brings us to four properties trading or in the pipeline in the market. It sees us continue to expand our offering in the serviced apartment segment, which is an area of the market where we see growing demand from long-stay visitors.

Meanwhile, Hilton recently signed its 4 resort in the Maldives, Hilton Maldives Amangiri, bringing its flagship brand to the dreamy island paradise, Conrad Los Angeles at The Grand LA and DoubleTree by Hilton Osaka Castle. The hospitality giant also recently opened its first DoubleTree property in Germany, first Tapestry Collection property in Europe, Hilton Vallarta Riviera All Inclusive Resort, The Ray Hotel Delray Beach, Curio Collection by Hilton and Hilton Garden Inn Austin University Capitol District. The hospitality chain will open its largest hotel in Asia-Pacific in Singapore in January 2022.

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