AA - International hotel chain Hilton Garden Inn, a trademark of Hilton Worldwide, opened its first hotel in Turkey on Monday. The hotel in the western Anatolian province of Kutahya has become the 10th Hilton hotel in Turkey.
Hilton has been operating in Turkey since 1955. Mike Collini, a senior Hilton official, said the next Hilton hotels are planned to be built in Konya, Sanliurfa, Mardin and Istanbul. Collini said Hilton plans to double the number of its hotels in Turkey in the next two years. "Turkey is one of the leading countries in Hilton's strategic growth plans", said Collini.