Hilton (NYSE: HLT) and tristar Austria GmbH have signed a franchise agreement to open Hampton by Hilton Vienna Messe. Located close to the business district and Vienna Messe, a conference and exhibition centre, the new-build hotel will include 194 guest-rooms and is expected to welcome its first guests in 2020.
Patrick Fitzgibbon, senior vice president, development, EMEA, Hilton said: “Vienna is one of Europe’s foremost business and tourism destinations and the city is a buzzing centre for new business start-ups. The success of our partnership with tristar GmbH is supporting the rapid growth of Hilton brands in Central Europe, and this hotel joins more than 120 Hampton by Hilton hotels across Europe.
Christina Locher, MBA, managing director, tristar Austria GmbH, said: “This franchise agreement is the latest to be confirmed as part of our strategic partnership with Hilton, and we are excited to be introducing Hampton by Hilton in Vienna. Hampton by Hilton Vienna Messe will be a great addition to our portfolio when it opens in early 2020.”
Equipped with a hotel bar, restaurant, fitness centre and work zone, the property will have the facilities to cater for leisure and business travellers alike.
Hampton by Hilton Vienna Messe will be developed by Austrian real estate-expert
IG Immobilien and will be located at Perspektivstrasse 6, 1020 Vienna, Austria as part of a highly attractive project called “Prater Glacis”.