Hilton Worldwide News

Hilton Linzhi Resort opens in Tibet

Hilton Linzhi Resort opens in Tibet

2 days ago Hotel News

Hilton has announced the opening of Hilton Linzhi Resort in Tibet. Hilton Linzhi Resort is the company’s first hotel in the region and home to Tibet’s first nine-hole golf course. Located between the Himalayas and Yarlung Zangbo River, Hilton Linzhi Resort sits atop 800 lush acres dotted with big flower peonies (Paeonia Ludlowii), a symbol of traditional Tibetan medicine.

Brazil to welcome Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana

Brazil to welcome Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana

2 days ago Hotel News

Blackstone has announced funds managed by its real estate business have agreed to acquire the Windsor Atlantica Hotel on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. As part of the transaction, Blackstone has signed a management agreement with Hilton for this asset and following a period of transition plans to convert the hotel to the Hilton Rio de Janeiro Copacabana.

Hilton to repurchase $1bn of common stock

Hilton to repurchase $1bn of common stock

27th Feb 2017 Hotel News

The board of directors of Hilton Worldwide has authorised a stock repurchase program of up to $1 billion of common stock. The board also declared a quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share of Hilton’s common stock, payable on March 31st, 2017 to stockholders of record as of March 10th, 2017.

DoubleTree by Hilton Evansville opens in Indiana, USA

DoubleTree by Hilton Evansville opens in Indiana, USA

16th Feb 2017 Hotel News

Visitors to Evansville - the commercial and economic hub of south-west Indiana, south-east Illinois and north-west Kentucky - have a new hotel option in the heart of its bustling downtown. Today marks the grand opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Evansville, a 241-room, five-story, state-of-the-art property just moments from offices, restaurants and cultural attractions along the city’s horseshoe-shaped waterfront.

Spin-off charges drag Hilton into the red for fourth quarter

Spin-off charges drag Hilton into the red for fourth quarter

16th Feb 2017 Hotel News

Hilton Worldwide has reported a diluted loss per share of $1.17 for the fourth quarter of financial 2016, largely driven by $513 million of non-cash corporate restructuring charges. These charges were incurred during the spin-off of Park Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Grand Vacations in January this year.

El San Juan Hotel joins Hilton Curio Collection

El San Juan Hotel joins Hilton Curio Collection

8th Feb 2017 Hotel News

El San Juan Hotel, a landmark property in Puerto Rico, has joined Curio – A Collection by Hilton. As Hilton’s rapidly-expanding global collection of distinctive upper upscale hotels, Curio caters to passionate travellers seeking local discovery and authentic experiences.