Hilton Worldwide opened the Hilton Sharjah, the company's 11th branded hotel in the UAE and its first in the Emirate of Sharjah. The 259-room Hilton Sharjah, a conversion property previously known as Corniche Al Buhaira Hotel, is positioned on the Corniche Road and overlooking Sharjah's biggest lagoon.
Hilton Sharjah provide three swimming pools, a health club with Hilton Precor Fitness Center, two restaurants, a lobby lounge and a café. The hotel will also have seven meeting rooms, a business center and a ballroom with a capacity of 500.
According to Rudi Jagersbacher, president of Hilton Worldwide Middle East & Africa, Sharjah offers a “unique business and leisure opportunity that complements traditional, authentic Emirati culture with the vibrancy of a dynamic industrial and commercial center.”
Hilton Hotels & Resorts is the flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide. Today, the Hilton Hotels & Resorts portfolio includes more than 550 hotels in 80 countries. Hilton Worldwide is a global hospitality company. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,900 hotels and timeshare properties, with 650,000 rooms in 90 countries and territories and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the guest reward program Hilton HHonors.