Hilton Appoints Arthur Yan as General Manager of Hilton Yantai

This information originated in American English.

July 31, 2017

YANTAI, China - Hilton Yantai today announced the appointment of Mr. Arthur Yan as general manager. Hilton Yantai is owned by Shimao Group Co. Ltd., and managed by Hilton. Arthur will be in charge of hotel operations and management, reporting to David Kelly, vice president of operations, North & South China, Hilton.

"Arthur will build a perfect service standard with his excellent hospitality and management experience and through the Hilton career development platform," said Kelly, "We have confidence that he will ensure Hilton Yantai is a leader in the business, events and leisure markets."

About Arthur Yan
Mr. Arthur Yan brings more than 20 years of experience to his new role at Hilton Yantai. In his former role at DoubleTree by Hilton Wuhu, he held the general manager position and was responsible for hotel operations and management. He has served at Shangri-La Qingdao, Shangri-La Wenzhou, Shangri-La Changzhou and Hilton Nanjing Riverside. 

Mr. Arthur Yan will help establish Hilton Yantai as one of the leading hotels in the market utilizing  his unique perspective on hotel operations, insight into the market and high service standards.

Hilton Yantai is located at No.53 Dama Road, Zhifu District, Yantai City, Shandong Province, P.R. China, 264000. For more information about the hotel or to make a reservation, please visit news.hilton.com/yantai or call +86 535 679 8888.

About Hilton Yantai
Set in the heart of Yantai city and be part of Shimao Skyscraper, Hilton Yantai is a 50-minute drive from Penglai International Airport and 1.2 km away from the train station.

Offer 252 spacious guest rooms that come with either the sea, city or mountain views and boast a long list of amenities including ergonomic work area, Hilton Serenity Bed experience and WiFi. Select an executive room or suite for stunning views, extra amenities and access to the Executive Lounge.

Choose to dine in one of the three outlets available from SHI, the all-day dining to YUXI, our Chinese Restaurant and LOUNGE 26, the lobby lounge. SHI offers exciting live cooking experience and ethically inspired food, serving a variety of Asian options and seafood accompanied by a large selection of wine. YUXI offers Sichuanese and local cuisines. You can choose to have a drink and relax in LOUNGE 26. If you are looking for a quick healthy food and drink, go to SU, our Grab & Go.

Stunning 940 sq. m. ballroom and 255 sq. m. foyer with coastline views provide a variety of options for weddings and social events. Fine cuisine, breathtaking décor and a meticulous attention to details will assure your event is a success. Various meeting rooms from 32 sq. m. to 200 sq. m. are also available, most with ocean views.

Enjoy seemingly endless recreational facilities at Hilton Yantai, including a spa, an indoor pool (6:00am - 10:30pm) with Jacuzzi and kids' pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.

Hilton Yantai is easily accessible to scenic attractions like Yantaishan Scenic Spot, East Emplacement Seashore Scenic Spot, Binhai Square, Haichang Whale Shark Atrium and Changyu Wine Cultural Museum, all within easy reach.

Contact:
Melinda Xu
Hilton Yantai
+86 135 7357 2593
melinda.xu@hilton.com

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