Hilton Worldwide has announced that it made its debut in Myanmar with the opening of Hilton Nay Pyi Taw in the country's capital city. Set amid tropical landscaped gardens, the 202-key Hilton Nay Pyi Taw spans more than 100 acres of land and is situated within the Dekhina Thiri Township.
Owned by Eden Group Company Limited and managed by Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Nay Pyi Taw is in a location within easy reach of the main government administrative offices and is 24 kilometers (a 30-minute drive) from the Nay Pyi Taw International Airport. The hotel is also located near Ruby Hall, the meetings and conventions venue of the Ninth East Asia Summit.
To cater to Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events (MICE), Hilton Nay Pyi Taw offers five function spaces including a standing reception area that can accommodate up to 410 people in the 458 square-meter (4,930 square foot) ballroom. A business center is also available for guests.
Hilton Nay Pyi Taw offers three restaurant and bar options, as well as in-room dining round the clock. The Elements is an all-day dining restaurant; Axis Lounge is the hotel's lobby lounge; and Boardwalk is the hotel's poolside bar.
All 202 rooms and suites have Wi-Fi capabilities, as well as flat-screen televisions offering satellite TV channels. The hotel offers a selection of rooms and suites including one-bedroom suites, two-bedroom suites, and two Presidential Suites. Guests staying in the suites will enjoy exclusive access to the executive lounge that offers complimentary continental breakfast, all-day light refreshments, as well as evening cocktails.
Hilton Nay Pyi Taw also offers recreational and wellness facilities onsite that include the spa, the outdoor swimming pool, the fitness center, and the tennis court.
Hilton Nay Pyi Taw adopted LightStay, Hilton Worldwide's global environmental management system, to calculate and analyze its sustainability performance. Hilton Worldwide recently became the first global hospitality company to implement the ISO 50001 energy management system globally, following an upgrade to its LightStay system. The hotel is also using energy-efficient light bulbs throughout the property, and will recycle waste water and materials.