Hilton Brussels Grand Place Opens Doors And Begins Redevelopment Journey

Flagship Brand Welcomes Guests

This information originated in U.K. English.

November 17, 2014

BRUSSELS and McLEAN, Va. - Hilton Hotels & Resorts today opened its newest hotel, Hilton Brussels Grand Place. The landmark building in the city center of Brussels is now welcoming guests, signaling the start of an exciting era of transformation for the hotel, with significant refurbishments commencing in the coming months.

"We're excited to bring the Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand to this increasingly popular - and important - part of Brussels," said Rob Palleschi, global head, full service brands, Hilton Worldwide. "Hilton Brussels Grand Palace is an exciting addition to a country with continuing growth that is not only host to millions of tourists and the European Parliament, but also several diverse multinational and governmental institutions."

The hotel will offer 123 guest rooms, two accessible guest rooms, 34 deluxe rooms, nine family rooms, 29 executive rooms, 20 junior suites, six one bedroom suites and one presidential suite, conference facilities to host up to 200 attendees, an executive lounge, fitness center, restaurant, bar and private dining rooms.  The hotel is centrally located, in close proximity to the Grand Place and the Square Brussels Meeting Center, and well connected with the metro and bus networks, airports and international rail services, which is ideal for both business and leisure guests.

"I am delighted to welcome our first guests to Hilton Brussels Grand Place today. I look forward to the hotel's journey of rejuvenation, transforming the hotel to become a preeminent and vibrant venue, not only for our guests but also our neighbors and the community," said Egbert Buursink, general manager, Hilton Brussels Grand Place,

Hilton Brussels Grand Place joins two Hilton Hotels & Resorts in Belgium: Hilton Antwerp Old Town and Hilton Brussels City, with Hampton by Hilton Brussels Louise expected to welcome guests in 2016.

Hilton Brussels Grand Place is located at Carrefour de l'Europe, 3 - 1000 Brussels.

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Jacqueline Toppings
Hilton Worldwide
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Tilly Shirlaw
Hilton - EMEA
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