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Hampton by Hilton to open Glasgow hotel

Hampton by Hilton will open its first Scottish hotel in Glasgow this summer following an £11m redevelopment.

Hampton by Hilton to open Glasgow hotel
Hampton by Hilton to open Glasgow hotel

The hotel will be located is situated a short walk from Glasgow Central Rail Station and has 88 rooms.

Patrick Fitzgibbon, senior vice president, development, Europe and Africa, Hilton Worldwide, said: "Visitor numbers to the city are expected to grow by up to one million a year until 2016 so the time is right to go on to expand our portfolio here."

Glasgow will host the Ryder Cup and the Commonwealth Games in 2014.  

Last week Hilton by Hampton opened a conference hotel near London's Gatwick Airport.

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