Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide’s award winning brand of upscale yet affordable hotels, announced today the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Lijiang as the first Hilton Worldwide property in Yunnan Province, China. Hilton Garden Inn Lijiang features 172 contemporary guest rooms, including four suites and 10 family rooms offering the latest in technology and ergonomic comfort to guests. The hotel is operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Yunnan Shili Property Development Co., Ltd.

“The opening of Hilton Garden Inn Lijiang is yet another milestone for our brand and Hilton Worldwide as we bring Hilton Garden Inn’s signature service style and Satisfaction Promise TM to travelers in Yunnan Province,” said Adrian Kurre, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. “Leveraging the worldwide strength of our brand name, we are combining superior value as well as Hilton warmth and hospitality to better meet the needs of aspirational, value-conscious travelers.”

Overlooking the sacred Jade Dragon Snow Mountain and situated near major tourist attractions and shopping districts like Dayan Old Town and Seven Star Street, the hotel is only 30 kilometers away from Lijiang Sanyi International Airport, making it the perfect choice for leisure travelers visiting this charming city.

“We are delighted to introduce Hilton Worldwide’s first property into Yunnan Province,” said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president of operations, Greater China and Mongolia, Hilton Worldwide. “As a world-renowned tourism hub, Lijiang’s rich heritage and culture draw millions of domestic and international visitors each year. We are proud to offer smart, value-conscious travelers the option to stay at an award-winning, upper mid-scale branded hotel and experience cultural richness of this beautiful destination.”.