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Hilton Partners with Fragrance Group to Launch DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart, Hilton’s First Hotel in Tasmania

DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart Guest Room - Credit - Olivia Claire Media
Located in the heart of Hobart, DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart is slated for opening within 2024

SYDNEY and MCLEAN, VA – DoubleTree by Hilton, together with Fragrance Group Limited, is thrilled to announce its latest hotel signing in Hobart, Tasmania. DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart is in advanced construction status and is set to open in the second half of 2024.

Situated within walking distance to Hobart’s Central Business District (CBD), the waterfront, and the vibrant Salamanca Place, the new hotel promises to be a standout addition to the city’s hospitality landscape.

The new DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart will offer guests a blend of modern comfort and convenience. The hotel will feature 206 well-appointed rooms, a restaurant and bar, two versatile meeting rooms, an indoor swimming pool and a state-of-the-art fitness centre. Guests will have easy access to Hobart’s famous markets, galleries and cafes, making it an ideal location for both business and leisure travelers.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart Exterior Rendering
DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart - Exterior Rendering

Paul Hutton, area vice president and head of Australasia, Hilton, said, "We are thrilled to bring the DoubleTree by Hilton experience to Hobart. This hotel is not only a testament to our commitment to expanding our footprint in Australasia, but also our dedication to providing exceptional hospitality in prime locations. With the property situated closely to the CBD and the waterfront, our guests will have the best of Hobart right at their doorstep."

Fragrance Group Chairman, James Koh, said, “We are excited to bring yet another new brand offering to Tasmania with the very first Hilton branded hotel and to deliver DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart, which will be a unique addition to Hobart’s tourism offering. We can’t wait to unveil this exquisite hotel to Tasmanians and those visiting the Hobart.”

“We are delighted to partner with Fragrance Group to bring our award-winning brand DoubleTree by Hilton to Hobart, Tasmania,” said Tushar Raniga, regional director, development, Australasia, Hilton. “This signing highlights our strategy of positioning the right brands in the right locations, with the right partner and DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart is set to become a landmark in the city offering our guests a unique and immersive experience of Hobart’s rich culture and history.”

The signing of DoubleTree by Hilton Hobart comes as the award-winning brand surpasses 100 properties in Asia Pacific. With nearly 80 additional properties in the Asia Pacific pipeline, DoubleTree by Hilton will contribute to Hilton's target to surpass 1,000 trading hotels in this region by 2025.

Read more about DoubleTree by Hilton on Stories From Hilton.

Media Contact

Yasmin FormosaHilton AustralasiaYasmin.formosa@hilton.com

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 24 world-class brands comprising more than 7,600 properties and nearly 1.2 million rooms, in 126 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed over 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, was named the No. 1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune and has been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for seven consecutive years. Hilton has introduced industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the nearly 190 million Hilton Honors members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit stories.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.  


About DoubleTree by Hilton

DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of over 680 hotels with more than 155,000 rooms across 56 countries and territories. For more than 55 years, DoubleTree by Hilton has continued to be a symbol of comfort for business and leisure travelers around the world, from welcoming guests with its signature, warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie, to serving the local community. DoubleTree by Hilton offers contemporary accommodations and amenities, including unique food and beverage experiences, state-of-the-art fitness offerings and meetings and events spaces. Experience a positive stay at DoubleTree by Hilton by booking at doubletree.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about DoubleTree by Hilton at stories.hilton.com/doubletree, and follow the brand on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


About Hilton Corporate

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 24 world-class brands comprising more than 7,600 properties and nearly 1.2 million rooms, in 126 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed over 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, was named the No. 1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune and has been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for seven consecutive years. Hilton has introduced industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the nearly 190 million Hilton Honors members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit stories.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.