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DoubleTree by Hilton opens second Mexican Hotel in Saltillo

DoubleTree by Hilton opens second Mexican Hotel in Saltillo

DoubleTree by Hilton proudly announces the opening of its second Mexican hotel in the historic city of Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico.  The 125-suite DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo is centrally situated just five minutes from Plan de Guadalupe International Airport and ten minutes from the city center of Saltillo - within easy reach of Saltillo’s business and leisure destinations. Formerly an American Suites hotel, the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo is celebrating its new affiliation with an array of new product, service and design enhancements throughout the property to welcome the world’s travelers to a city affectionately referred to as the “Athens of Mexico.”

Rob Palleschi, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton, said, “DoubleTree by Hilton is excited to introduce the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo as a fine example of the many exciting new hotel destinations our brand will be opening in Mexico and across Latin America in the coming months.  We look forward to welcoming people to experience our DoubleTree by Hilton locations now open and coming soon in Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama, Peru and Puerto Rico - part of a global hotel portfolio that spans across 23 countries and five continents - where guests can discover and enjoy our world-renowned, warm and welcoming hospitality.”

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo guests will benefit from the characteristic qualities found at the brand’s more than 280 DoubleTree by Hilton locations around the world, including the warm welcome with the legendary chocolate chip cookie presented to every guest at check-in, an array of upscale amenities and guest services, the rewards of the Hilton HHonors guest loyalty program, and a unique and caring team member commitment to the local community.

“We are thrilled to welcome the opening of the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo.  This latest opening further reinforces Hilton Worldwide’s commitment to growth throughout Mexico and the rest of Latin America with a diverse and outstanding portfolio of hospitality brands that includes DoubleTree by Hilton,” commented Danny Hughes, senior vice president, Caribbean, Mexico and Latin America, Hilton Worldwide.  “The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo will introduce travelers with the diversity that makes this destination such a great place to visit for business and pleasure.”

Offering heritage and cultural attractions dating as far back as 1577, Saltillo is a vibrant industrialized city of nearly one million residents that offers a wonderful world of history, culture and tradition. International visitors enjoy the opportunity to explore local markets to seek famous Saltillo tiles and colorful serapes. Neighboring the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo, guests may enjoy the world-renowned Alameda Zaragoza Park, the historic pink marble buildings in the Colonial Centre, Saltillo Cathedral, Palacio de Gobierno, the world-class Bird Museum or the Desert Museum with its dinosaur fossils and fascinating Chihuahua Desert displays.


The well-appointed guest suites at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo, feature residential style comforts and conveniences suited to today’s business and leisure travelers - including separate living rooms and sleeping rooms.  In-room amenities include complimentary, wireless, high-speed access; full-size sleeper sofas; plush bedding and combed cotton terry linens; 32-inch, high-definition, LCD TVs with international channels; MP3-compatible alarm clocks; Wolfgang Puck gourmet coffee service; and refreshing Crabtree & Evelyn Citron bath products.

The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo features more than 8,000 square feet of flexible conference space that can accommodate between 10 and 700 guests for business meetings, training seminars, banquets and elegant social events.  The hotel also offers complimentary airport shuttle service as well as a self-service business center.

For guests who wish to keep up with their workout program while traveling at the DoubleTree by Hilton Saltillo, a fitness facility equipped with weight training and cardio equipment is available 24 hours a day, along with an indoor, heated swimming pool and whirlpool.  Hotel guests also have access to adjacent Sports Club, complete with tennis courts, jogging track, walking track, racquetball, soccer and basketball courts.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo serves Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast, which includes hot entrees and healthy options to start the day right.  La Estancia restaurant offers casual dining with a range of delicious international favorites and light lunch selections. Upscale mezze restaurant presents freshly prepared and presented local specialties and fine cuisine in the evening. At the end of a busy day, the hotel lounge features fine selections of refreshing beverages. Room service also is available during peak hours.

The DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Saltillo is operated by American Hotel Group under a franchise license agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.

Hilton Worldwide currently has a portfolio of 23 hotels and resorts open and welcoming travelers in Mexico under the Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton and Homewood Suites by Hilton brands. The company has eight hotels currently in development under the DoubleTree by Hilton, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Hampton by Hilton and Hilton Garden Inn brands.  The company is actively pursuing additional growth opportunities throughout Mexico.