Destination Guide: Australia

Hilton Doubletree to debut in Australia

Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Ramtron Australia to open the first DoubleTree by Hilton property in the country.

Scheduled to open in mid-2014, the 164-room DoubleTree by Hilton, Karratha will be located in the centre of the Karratha commercial area, nine miles from Karratha airport and 12 miles from the port at Dampier.

Karratha is a major mining hub in the Pilbara region, the largest mining region in Australia, and is located just over 900 miles north of Perth, the capital of Western Australia.

The eight-storey property will have three function rooms, an all-day dining restaurant and bar and will also offer a fitness centre and an outdoor pool.

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