DoubleTree by Hilton brand strengthens presence in Australian market with the signing of a new property.
The new property is 237 room DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns, which is located at 121 The Esplanade, will enjoy a prime waterfront location. Formerly the Holiday Inn Cairns, the property will join Hilton Worldwide's Australasian portfolio of 21 hotels in the fourth quarter of 2014.
Ashley Spencer, vice president, operations, Australasia said, "Cairns is the gateway to some of Australia's most revered tourism experiences including the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest. It's the popularity of experiences like these that has provided us with the opportunity to widen DoubleTree by Hilton's presence to such a desirable leisure destination."