Hilton Auckland And Hilton Lake Taupo Offer New Ways To Go Out As Same Sex Marriages Legalize In New Zealand During Pride Travel Season

New “Stay Hilton. Go Out.” Package Offers Value At Hilton Auckland and Hilton Lake Taupo

This information originated in Australian English.

April 30, 2013

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - Hilton Auckland and Hilton Lake Taupo are offering a new value package for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) travelers through the "Stay Hilton. Go Out." campaign by Hilton Hotels & Resorts. Travelers attending LGBT events, planning their own vacations or their own wedding in New Zealand will enjoy high-speed Internet, a one-year digital subscription to OUT magazine, two welcome beverages* and late checkout, where and when available at value rates by booking the offer at www.hilton.com/GoOut.

Available throughout 2013 at Hilton Auckland and Hilton Lake Taupo and more than 460 participating Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations properties in top gay travel destinations, the package continues the global LGBT traveler program by Hilton Worldwide's flagship brand.

"Recognition of same sex marriage in New Zealand is a major step for New Zealand and for the LGBT community in the country and offshore. We are pleased to extend a warm welcome through a special offer for our loyal LGBT guests and new visitors. Our hotels offer unique venues for weddings and we are very looking forward to celebrating the first same sex wedding in our hotels" said Roger Brantsma, general manager, Hilton Auckland and Hilton Lake Taupo.

Travelers can print and download a 2013 LGBT travel and holiday calendar, sign up for the Hilton LGBT travel newsletter, view travel offers and join Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide's 10 distinct hotel brands at www.hilton.com/GoOut, the "Stay Hilton. Go Out." LGBT travel hub.

Travelers can begin planning their Pride travel and trips to popular gay travel destinations at www.hilton.com/GoOut. For full Terms and Conditions, visit www.hilton.com/GoOut or call 1-800-HILTONS (1-800-448-002).

Media can access information about Hilton Auckland at http://news.hilton.com/auckland and information about Hilton Lake Taupo at http://news.hilton.com/laketaupo.

*Service of alcohol subject to state and local laws. Must be of legal drinking age.

Contact

Cristina Magni
Hilton Auckland and Hilton Lake Taupo
+64 9 978 2016
cristina.magni@hilton.com

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