Hilton Worldwide and Hilton Hotels & Resorts have signed a management contract with Lee Shun Kun, chairman of the Clark Sunvalley Resort, to build and jointly manage the Hilton Clark Sunvalley Resort in the Philippines.
Hilton Clark Sunvalley Resort is scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of 2017, the Hilton group said in a statement on Tuesday. This would strengthen Hilton Worldwide’s Philippine presence which includes Conrad Manila and Hilton Manila, the group said.
The resort will be part of a mixed-use development with a casino, a fully operating 36-hole golf course, a water park, an international school, and residential villas.
"The signing of Hilton Clark Sunvalley Resort is integral to our portfolio expansion plans for the country, which focus on key gateway cities, economic hubs and emerging secondary cities,” said Andrew Clough, senior vice president of development, Middle East & Asia Pacific, Hilton Worldwide.
The resort is within the Freeport Zone, 4 kilometers from the Global Gateway Logistic City and the Clark Green City, and about 5 kms from the Clark International Airport which has direct flights to Seoul, Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Doha and Macau.
Clark Sunvalley Resort has partnered with Hilton Worldwide because of its global reputation and deep hotel management expertise, said Lee Seung Wook, Clark Sunvalley director for sales & marketing. – VS, GMA News -