Hilton Worldwide announced the opening of Hilton Mexico City Santa Fe, a 260-room new-build Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Santa Fe, Mexico City. The hotel will form part of Samara - one of the five largest mixed-use complexes in Mexico. “We are excited to open our seventh Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Mexico, as we continue our brand’s expansion throughout Latin America,” said Rob Palleschi, global head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of the Hilton Foshan in China’s southern province of Guangdong. Strategically situated in Chancheng District of Foshan, the 27-story hotel features 600 contemporary guestrooms and suites. Hilton Foshan is operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Country Garden Real Estate Development.
Hilton Worldwide have announced the signing of a new management agreement with PT. Bali Ragawisata for the first Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts property in Indonesia. Located in the exclusive Bukit Pandawa precinct in the south of Bali, the 96-villa Waldorf Astoria Bali is also the fourth hotel in the pipeline in Indonesia for the global hospitality group.
Hilton Worldwide is set to add the city of Al Ahsa to its Saudi Arabia portfolio, following a signing agreement with Al Jazeera Group, owned by H.E. Sheikh Dr. Jassim bin Nasser bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al Thani. The 180-room Hilton Al Ahsa, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is expected to open in 2016 and will be strategically located in the downtown area of Al Ahsa in an upcoming district surrounded by a growing number of residential, retail and commercial developments.
This month Kallima Spa at Hilton London Syon Park re-launches with a brand new concept and name, becoming Kallima Club & Spa. Working in collaboration with [comfortzone] and introducing a team of experts, the Kallima Club & Spa will incorporate relaxation, fitness and nutritional advice, providing a holistic approach to wellbeing.
Hilton Worldwide has announced the opening of Hilton Wuhan Optics Valley, marking the first Hilton Hotels property in Hubei Province. The six-story hotel features 520 contemporary guest rooms and suites with scenic views from private balconies, five diverse restaurants and bars, and over 5,000 square meters of flexible meeting space.
Hilton Worldwide has announced the signing of a management agreement with Goverdhandham Estate Private for a Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Jaipur. Hilton Garden Inn, part of the Hilton Worldwide portfolio, is an award-winning, upscale, yet affordable hotel brand that strives to ensure today’s travellers have everything they need to be most productive on the road.
In celebration of the 56th annual Grammy Awards and its 26th year as the official hotel partner, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, the flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide, is giving its loyal guests opportunities to experience the star-studded musical event VIP-style. Until December 9th, Hilton HHonors members can enter the sweepstakes for a chance to win a weekend trip for two to attend Music’s Biggest Night in Los Angeles.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi following a refurbishment and rebranding programme. The hotel joins the company’s burgeoning UAE portfolio and will add an additional 281 rooms to Hilton Worldwide’s growing 3000 plus UAE room total.
Hilton Worldwide has announced the signing of a management agreement with Lanzhou Friendship Hotel to build a hotel consisting of approximately 389 guest rooms in Lanzhou, the capital of Gansu province. Scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2017, the 389-room Hilton Lanzhou will reside in the city’s central commercial district and provides Hilton Worldwide with greater access to China’s rapidly developing northwest China.
Whitbread’s Premier Inn brand has claimed the accolade of best known hotel brand in Britain, knocking Hilton off the top perch. The most recent quarterly update on the British Hotel Guest Survey, just published by BDRC Continental, shows Premier Inn on 58 per cent unaided awareness among business travellers, and so ahead of Hilton for the first time ever in this market segment, albeit just by a single percentage point.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts has renamed the 571-room Conrad San Juan Condado Plaza in San Juan, Puerto Rico the Condado Plaza Hilton. Following the decision the property joins more than 550 Hilton hotels and resorts in 79 countries across six continents.