British Colonial Hilton Nassau Hotel Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Multi-Million Dollar Makeover And Unbeatable Deal

Bahamas beachfront hotel upgrades rooms, dining, meetings

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December 15, 2009

MIAMI, Fla. -  British Colonial Hilton Nassau in The Bahamas celebrates its 10th anniversary this month with the completion of a multi-million dollar renovation covering almost all aspects of the hotel. The makeover campaign kicked off late 2008 and its completion is commemorated by a special deal starting at $109* per night, as well as 10 months of anniversary celebration activities to benefit local charitable organizations.

Now through June 30, 2010, travelers to Nassau, The Bahamas can take advantage of this special hotel anniversary deal at British Colonial Hilton Nassau. For as low as $109 per night, based on double occupancy, guests can step back in time and experience the glamour of this historic downtown hotel, complete with upgrades to all 288 guest rooms, public areas, dining, and banquet space. The British Colonial Hilton Nassau has been operating as a Hilton since 1999 but is known as the oldest standing hotel property in Nassau originally opened in 1900.

"The renovations debut at British Colonial Hilton Nassau was a great success," commented Danny Hughes, senior vice president, Caribbean, Mexico, and Latin America. "The already stunning hotel has been elevated to a new level that complements the team's exceptional service standards. We look forward to welcoming travelers and residents to experience this Caribbean hotel's magnificent makeover."

All guest rooms, including 47 executive floor rooms and 23 suites, have been transformed with a clean contemporary design that also pays tribute to the hotel's rich history. Standard guest rooms are outfitted with new Hilton Serenity Collection bedding accessories, 32" high-definition LCD televisions, marble floors, soft furnishings, blackout curtains and new lighting. All executive floor rooms and suites have been upgraded with soft furnishings and special amenities such as 37" high-definition LCD televisions. In addition, suites offer Nespresso coffee machines.

Executive Floor guests will enjoy exclusive access to a new executive lounge. The spacious lounge has been relocated to the top floor, offering spectacular panoramic views over Nassau harbor. The space is 50% larger than the previous lounge and features new facilities such as complimentary computer work stations, WiFi Internet access, self-service kitchenette with all day refreshments, and large screen televisions.

Dining options at British Colonial Hilton Nassau have been upgraded with a brand new bar and lounge, a new coffee shop, and new restaurant. Bullion, the hotel's new bar and lounge, features a classic bar design with contemporary furniture and lighting, creating a modern edge in a traditional environment. The vintage style bar is custom built and features the largest variety of rums on the island. This is the perfect place in downtown Nassau for cocktails and casual bar dining. The hotel also introduces the new @1 coffee bar, offering deli style dining and some of the best brewed coffee the island has to offer. Aqua is the hotel's new buffet and a la carte style dining room with a sophisticated feel.

Meeting facilities have also been expanded with the new Windsor Room and Sir Milo Butler Boardroom, providing 3,000 square feet of additional event space. These additions bring the total meetings space to approximately 13,500 square feet of interior function space. The business center has also received upgrades to ensure the space is more comfortable and productive.

Located in the heart of downtown Nassau, 15 minutes from the international airport, the British Colonial Hilton Nassau boasts the only private beach in the downtown area. The location is ideal for business guests as well as those preferring a quieter vacation location. The private beach overlooking the harbor is complemented by a freshwater heated swimming pool, fitness center, complimentary non-motorized water sports, and landscaped gardens. Guests can also enjoy the hotel's proximity to the downtown shopping area, the straw market, two golf courses and casinos.

For reservations of further information, please visit www.hiltoncaribbean.com/nassau or call 1-877-GO-HILTON and request the British Colonial Hilton 10th Anniversary special or booking code P2.

*Special $109 rate is a starting rate, subject to availability, and does not include taxes, service charges, or gratuities. Rate is based on double occupancy and requires a Friday, Saturday, or Sunday night stay. Can not be combined with any other offers. Not valid Dec. 22 - 31, 2009. Other blackout dates may apply. Other restrictions may apply.

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Contact:
Karla Visconti, Hilton Worldwide, Caribbean, Mexico & Latin America
+ 1 786 866-7240
karla.visconti@hilton.com

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