Hilton Worldwide News

Hilton Yantai welcomes first guests in China

Hilton Yantai welcomes first guests in China

8 August 2017 Hotel News

Hilton has announced the opening of Hilton Yantai, its second Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in the northern coastal city of Yantai. Occupying levels one to six and levels 26 to 41 of the Shimao Skyscraper, a 323-meter tall building in the heart of the city, Hilton Yantai offers stunning city and sea views, and is surrounded by many historical attractions.

Waldorf Astoria Chengdu opens in China

Waldorf Astoria Chengdu opens in China

31 July 2017 Hotel News

Located in Western China’s gateway city of Chengdu, the 289-room Waldorf Astoria Chengdu has opened to guests. The property is housed within the high-end 99 Plaza, a 190,000 square meter mixed-use development comprising a retail mall, office towers, and apartment towers.

New leadership for Hilton London Metropole

New leadership for Hilton London Metropole

28 July 2017 Hotel News

Hilton London Metropole has announced the appointment of Remco Norden as general manager. A Dutch national who speaks five languages, Norden has 23 years of experience with Hilton in a variety of commercial and operational roles in the UK and overseas.

Hilton sees profits rise in second quarter

Hilton sees profits rise in second quarter

26 July 2017 Hotel News

Hilton Worldwide has reported adjusted EBITDA for the second quarter of 2017 of $519 million, an increase of ten per cent on the figure for the second quarter of 2016. Diluted earnings per share at the hotel giant from continuing operations for the period stood at $0.51.

Manesh Fernando, general manager, Hilton Colombo

Manesh Fernando, general manager, Hilton Colombo

17 July 2017 Videos

With Hilton Colombo recognised as Sri Lanka’s Leading Business Hotel by the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News here catches up with Manesh Fernando, general manager of the property, to find out more about the secrets of their success.