Posted 11/7/2012 - 9:44:49 AM
GIRONA, SPAIN—Hilton Worldwide signed a franchise agreement with Urbano Rural Hotelara SL to open its first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Spain.
The 87-room DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Emporda will be located on the site of Emporda Golf Club, which has two 18-hole golf courses.
Emporda is a region of the province Girona set within the Costa Brava.
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Emporda will feature a restaurant as well as a barbecue during the summer months, a 24-hour business center, fitness center and a spa with indoor pool. A range of meeting rooms also will be available with capacity of up to 350 guests.
Hilton Worldwide currently operates five hotels in Spain in Barcelona, Madrid, Toledo and Palma, Mallorca.