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BPOPF’s Hilton Garden Inn to open for business early next year

GABORONE, BOTSWANA; The newest hospitality landmark in the city’s skyline, Hilton Garden Inn, located in the heart of Gaborone’s bustling Central Business District (CBD) is nearing completion and will be  opened for business early next year.

The hospitality brand caters for both business and leisure guests in upscale, affordable accommodation.

Members of the media posing for a picture after  the tour

“The hotel’s focus is on ensuring every guest experience is ‘Simply on Another Level,’ whether guests join for a hotel stay,a quick meal, or a conference or meeting. The hotel is committed to realising Hilton Garden Inn’s goal to make each guest’s stay better and brighter.”

Located in the heart of theCapital’s new CBD, at Peelo Place, the primary shareholders are Botswana Public Officers Pensions Fund (BPOPF), the biggest pension fund in Botswana. 

At the helm of Hilton Garden Inn Gaborone is Evan Harrington, General Manager who is suitably assisted by a strong and diverse support team of about 100 people.

Boasting 147 rooms, services range from Standard King, Twin Rooms to Suites and interconnected rooms. 

“All rooms are fitted with a Digital Key, Hilton’s mobile-enabled room key technology that allows guests to simply and securely unlock their room door using their smartphone.  This is an exciting first in region,” said the communique.

Speaking to the media during a tour on Tuesday, Harrington said the hotel’s focus is in ensuring every guest experience is ‘Simply on Another Level,’ whether guests join for a hotel stay,a quick meal, or a conference or meeting. The hotel is committed to realizing Hilton Garden Inn’s goal to make each guest’s stay better and brighter. 

Hilton Garden Inn Gaborone, General Manager,  Evan Harrington

“Hilton honours members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi.”

Yesterday, the local media toured the facility’s gym, lounge, different bedrooms, laundry lobby, bar and lounge. 

Hilton is a known hospitality brand and a leading global hospitality company with portfolio of 15 world-class brands comprising more than 5,500 properties with nearly 895,000 rooms, in 109countries and territories.

Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton earned a spot on the2018 world’s best workplaces list, and has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its nearly 100-year history.

Through the award-winning guest loyalty program, Hilton Honours, nearly 82 million members who book directly with Hilton have access to instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room.

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