Marking the fifth Hilton Garden Inn hotel in the pipeline for Australasia, construction of a new Hilton Garden Inn in Brisbane is expected to start later this year.
The 129-room Hilton Garden Inn Brisbane City Centre North when completed will feature a full-service restaurant and bar, meeting facilities, a fitness room, and The Shop, a 24-hour grab-and-go retail store.
Located 13 kilometres from the Brisbane Airport, the hotel will be strategically positioned in the north of Brisbane’s CBD providing convenient access to all parts of the CBD, and easy walking distance to many city centre attractions as well as to Fortitude Valley, Brisbane’s nightlife capital.
The hotel is well located for food lovers to visit local restaurant and bar hubs such as Howard Smith Wharves and Eagle Street Pier, while leisure travellers will enjoy the close proximity to St Andrew’s War Memorial and Royal Brisbane Hospitals, Victoria Park and the RNA Showgrounds.
Hilton senior vice president, Development, Asia and Australasia, Guy Phillips said the company actively seeking to introduce more of its award-winning brands to Queensland with the Hilton Garden Inn brand in Brisbane marking Hilton hotel number five in Queensland and the second in Brisbane.
“The signing of builds on our recent announcement of Hilton Garden Inn Sydney Kingswood in late 2021 and is testament to our commitment to our organic growth strategy, which sees us bring the right brands to the right locations, at the right time.”
Spring Hill Property Group Pty Ltd and Image Developments Pty Ltd director, Rupert Yang, said the company as delighted to partner with Hilton on this project that will bring the Hilton Garden Inn brand to an east coast CBD location for the first time.”
“Hilton Garden Inn Brisbane City Centre North will contribute to Brisbane’s growth as a vibrant, dynamic city, which already benefits from significant intrastate and interstate leisure and business travel,” he said.
“As proud Australian developers who have been active in South East Queensland for 15 years, we look forward to the continued transformation of the city as it plans to welcome back international visitors and prepares for the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games,” he added.
Hilton Garden Inn Brisbane City Centre North when open will join 28 operating and 12 pipeline Hilton properties throughout Australasia.
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