QUANZHOU, China

Hilton announced the opening of Hilton Quanzhou Riverside, Hilton's 100th hotel in Greater China. Hilton Quanzhou Riverside is also the first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Fujian and the brand's 40th in Greater China. The 25-story, 296-room riverfront hotel is located in the heart of Quanzhou, Fujian Province's largest metropolitan area and an important economic center in southeastern China that continues to support the corporate, MICE and leisure travel segments.

"Hilton has proudly welcomed the world's travelers for nearly 100 years, continuously innovating and redefining what hospitality means," said Sean Wooden, vice president, brand management, Asia Pacific, Hilton. "With the opening of our first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Fujian, we are delivering unparalleled hospitality to both leisure and business travelers. Hilton Quanzhou Riverside will delight everyone with our spacious rooms, state-of-the-art facilities and tantalizing culinary options.”

Hilton Quanzhou Riverside has a prime location in Jinjiang's Central Business District, amongst the upscale headquarters of global enterprises. The hotel is near the Quanzhou Jinjiang International Airport and easily accessible from Quanzhou Railway Station. Guests of Hilton Quanzhou Riverside will enjoy the hotel's proximity to nearby attractions including Kaiyuan Temple, Qingyuan Mountain and more.

"Hilton is strengthening its footprint across China in locations that attract business and leisure travelers," said Bruce McKenzie, senior vice president, operations, Greater China & Mongolia, Hilton.

Hilton Quanzhou Riverside's 296 guest rooms are said to be the largest in the district. Guests can expect views of the river and the city skyline, modern decor, and in-room amenities such as Wi-Fi and HDTVs.

The hotel offers full meetings support to ensure seamless events. Hilton Quanzhou Riverside offers nearly 32,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space that can be configured for events of any size.