Hilton Worldwide has announced the signing of a management agreement with Chengdu Yincheng Property for western China’s first Waldorf Astoria branded hotel in Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province. Scheduled to open in the second quarter of 2016, the 300-room Waldorf Astoria Chengdu will be the fifth Waldorf Astoria in China, following the opening of Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund in 2011 as well as further planned openings.
Hilton Worldwide, the parent company of Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, has announced the Naples Grande Beach Resort, a Waldorf Astoria Resort is trading in its name for the more distinguished designation of Waldorf Astoria Naples. The change officially went into effect January 1, 2012, with property enhancements reflecting the latest Waldorf Astoria brand standards to be rolled out throughout 2012.
Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam Expected to Open in 2013.
Iconic Luxury Brands announce partnership and unveil the exclusive Tuscan Soul Guest Amenities at Rome Cavalieri, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel.
Beach House Maldives, The Waldorf Astoria Collection has appointed Cédric Nubul as the new Director of Operations.
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts revealed a new iPhone application. In keeping with the expansion of Hilton Worldwide’s portfolio of smartphone applications launched earlier this year, Waldorf Astoria guests can now receive unparalleled service through this advanced technology. Whether securing early check-in on-the-go or perusing the many hotel options around the globe, the new application caters to the needs of fast-paced, upscale travelers.
Already an experienced host to high-level guests, the elegant luxury hotel was prompted to create the private hotel concept after identifying an increasing demand for bespoke, easily-contained hotel accommodation for groups during global summits, official visits and conferences. These groups will now be able to take over the hotel completely during their stay, ensuring both enhanced personal service and security for guests.
As part of preparations for the opening of the first Waldorf Astoria Collection property in Asia Pacific on 1 March, Beach House Maldives has unveiled its new look Ocean Villas available for stays from early March.
The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island and Beach House Maldives, which will join the Waldorf Astoria Collection on 1 March, will offer guests the chance to learn gourmet secrets from Sarah Wiener, an Austrian celebrity chef visiting the Maldives between 24th February and 12th March 2010.