Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts News

Newly Refreshed Humuhumunukunukuapua`a Restaurant Shines With Chef Mike Lofaro’s Hawai`i Seasonal Cuisine

Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort recently announced the completion of a renovation to its signature restaurant Humuhumunukunukuapua’a, now affectionately dubbed Humuhumu. Representing the latest phase of a recent $70 million resort refresh, the 25-year-old Humuhumu delights a new generation of guests with a refreshed interior and star Chef Mike Lofaro’s signature modern Hawaii Seasonal Cuisine.

Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort to Host Exhilarating Live-Fire BBQ Culinary Event with Top U.S. Chefs & Pit Masters

On July 8, 2017, Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort will host the first annual Fire It Up! culinary event, providing guests and locals with a taste of tantalizing BBQ flavors from around the country. A live-fire food, wine, beer and bourbon event, Fire It Up! is deliciously curated to showcase Hawaii’s bountiful meats, seafood and produce cooked exclusively with fire. Featuring culinary stars from around the country in an evening of beach-side indulgence, coupled with live entertainment, exciting activities and more, Fire It Up! is slated to become one of Maui’s hottest annual summer events.

Le Trianon Palace Versailles expose le plasticien Charles Serruya, en partenariat avec le Fonds culturel de l'Ermitage de Garches

Du 4 juillet au 30 septembre 2017, le Trianon Palace Versailles accueille l’exposition « Le jardin des délices » de l’artiste Charles Serruya avec le concours de son ami bijoutier David Daim. Parisiens et versaillais, clients de l’hôtel, collectionneurs et passionnés d’art sont invités à découvrir cet artiste, aux visions empreintes de finesse et d’humour.

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts to Expand Portfolio in the Caribbean

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) luxury brand of iconic landmark hotels, today announced the signing of a management agreement with Callaloo Cay Antigua for the brand’s first new-build resort in the Caribbean, Waldorf Astoria Antigua. Scheduled to open in 2020, the elegant resort in the middle of the Leeward Islands will provide unparalleled service and one-of-a-kind experiences where the Caribbean Sea meets the Atlantic.

Rome Cavalieri Debuts newly redesigned Imperial Club Lounge Exclusively for Imperial Floor guests

Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts unveils its newly renovated Imperial Club Lounge, following a complete top-to-bottom refurbishment this winter. Exclusively available to guests staying on the hotel’s Imperial Club floor, the lounge has been elevated to a new level of luxury, offering guests an enhanced experience with new day and night culinary indulgences, marvelous city views, and more.

Time for a Spring Awakening with Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts’ Suite Experiences

Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is stepping into spring with a series of luxuriating experiences on offer for guests who book to stay in a decadent and newly enhanced suite. Be it an Alcove Suite, a Vista Suite, a Corner Suite or one of Rome Cavalieri’s stunning top suites, the Napoleon, Petronius, Planetarium or Penthouse, guests will receive the ultimate choice of indulgent amenities, benefits and local seasonal experiences that will surprise and delight.

UAE Residents and Nationals Exclusive Offer

Residents and nationals of the UAE have more reason than ever to escape the city for a retreat to the northern-most Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. With exclusive room offers’ including 20% off on stays, complimentary breakfast, dinner and unlimited access to the resort’s pristine 350metre beachfront, swimming pools, spa and children’s club. There’s no better time to utilise the offer and exchange the city lights for the tranquil setting of Ras Al Khaimah.

Waldorf Astoria Chicago Elevates Events from the Ground Up with New Courtyard Venue

The AAA Mobil Five Diamond Waldorf Astoria Chicago is excited to announce the addition of its signature Parisian-style courtyard to its coveted collection of existing third and fifth floor meeting and event spaces just in time for summer. Starting July 1, 2017, event planners and consumers alike can elevate their events from the ground up by reserving the 6,000 square feet cobblestone courtyard for special events such as cocktail receptions, wedding ceremonies and dinners, corporate events, fashionable runway shows or evening soirees.

Spa Grande, a Waldorf Astoria Spa Launches New Membership Program

Located at the luxurious Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, the award-winning Spa Grande, A Waldorf Astoria Spa, is excited to introduce a new spa membership program for guests called The Spa Club. Through the monthly treatment program, members are afforded exclusive treatments and elevated spa amenities to enhance their pampering experiences at Hawaii’s largest spa.

Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah is Awarded Chairman’s Award of Excellence’ by Al Habtoor Group

The Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah was awarded the highly- coveted ‘Chairman’s Award of Excellence’ by Mr. Khalaf Al Habtoor during the annual Employee Excellence Awards ceremony. This year’s event marked the 10th anniversary of the Al Habtoor Group Employee Excellence Awards.

Le Trianon Palace Versailles, en partenariat avec le Fonds culturel de l'Ermitage de Garches, expose l’artiste Nicolas Lefebvre

Du 20 avril au 30 juin 2017, le Trianon Palace Versailles accueille l’exposition « Déesses Mère » de l’artiste Nicolas Lefebvre. Parisiens et versaillais, clients de l’hôtel, collectionneurs et passionnés d’art sont invités à découvrir cet artiste, dont le talent consiste à faire dialoguer toute sorte d’objets anciens.

Pour la fête des mères, le Trianon Palace Versailles se met au parfum.

Le dimanche 28 mai prochain, le Trianon Palace Versailles s’associe au Parfum en Herbe pour proposer aux enfants un atelier olfactif. Chaque enfant élaborera un parfum, dont il décorera le flacon avant de l’offrir à sa maman pour la fête des mères.

Hilton Enhances Luxury and Lifestyle Brand Marketing with Appointment of Sumindi Peiris as Vice President

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced Sumindi Peiris as Vice President of Global Marketing, Luxury & Lifestyle Brands. A senior marketing professional, Peiris brings more than 20 years of international experience to the role, where she will lead all luxury marketing, digital and public relations initiatives as well as oversee the strategic development of global positioning for Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts and Canopy by Hilton.

Waldorf Astoria New York Releases Proposed Plans for Extensive Restoration of Landmarked Exterior and Interior Spaces

Waldorf Astoria New York today released proposed plans for the meticulous restoration and revitalization of the historic property’s landmarked exterior and interior spaces. The plans, which were prepared by a world-class design team including leading architectural firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) and renowned interior designer Pierre-Yves Rochon (PYR), were submitted today for public review by the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission. The plans restore all landmarked spaces, ensuring the historic public and event spaces will be accessible for generations of New Yorkers and visitors alike.

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah Continues Sustainability Efforts

Every year Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah contributes to the worldwide movement of Earth Hour, historically held on the 25th of March for the past ten years, encouraging local communities and businesses to participate and commit to climate change goals.

Cavalières Amazones (Ed. Swan) Lauréat du prix littéraire « Passion Beaux-Arts Trianon Palace

Le Trianon Palace Versailles est heureux d’annoncer le lauréat 2017 de son prix « Passion Beaux-Arts Trianon Palace », décerné à Isabelle Veauvy, Isabelle de Ponton d'Amécourt et Adélaïde de Savray pour leur ouvrage intitulé Cavalières Amazones - aux éditions Swan. Pour la seconde édition de ce prix littéraire, la cérémonie de remise des prix s’est tenue le 23 mars 2017 à la Librairie Galignani à Paris, en présence de Grégoire Salamin, Directeur Général du Trianon Palace Versailles et d’un jury présidé par Bertrand de Saint Vincent, Directeur Adjoint de la rédaction du Figaro.

First Look: Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills Unveils Breathtaking "Rooms With A View"

Anticipation is growing for the June 2017 opening at the stunning new Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, as the luxury hotel today offers up a first look at the hotel's spectacular new rooms.

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and Conrad Hotels & Resorts Named Award Winners by Forbes Travel Guide in Its Official 2017 Star Rating Announcement

Forbes Travel Guide unveiled its annual Star Rating list, naming 16 Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and seven Conrad Hotels & Resorts as Forbes Travel Guide 2017 Star Awards recipients, with four properties newly added to the list in 2017. These properties will be showcased with the complete list of Star Rating recipients on ForbesTravelGuide.com.

Waldorf Astoria New York Embarks on Major Restoration and Renovation

The Waldorf Astoria New York will undergo a complete renovation and restoration and is planned to reopen in two to three years. It will continue to be operated by Hilton as part of a 100-year management agreement. Waldorf Astoria New York will feature restored historic public and event spaces along with luxury condominiums and guest rooms and suites that will set a new standard for luxury and service in New York.

A Journey to Wellness at Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah have teamed up with some of the most exciting activity providers in the Emirate, and are offering a holistic approach to safe and easy mini-detoxification programmes with a large side of fun. From professional spa and gym services to nutrition and wellness components, guests can escape the city for a short wellness experience and leave with mind and body restored.

Chef Michael Mina Announces Future Opening of First Chicago Restaurant, Margeaux Brasserie

Margeaux Brasserie, Chicago’s debut restaurant from James Beard award-winning Chef Michael Mina, will bring French cuisine to Chicago’s historic Gold Coast neighborhood. Located on the third floor of the Waldorf Astoria Chicago at 11 East Walton Place, the restaurant will combine the culture and feel of dining at a Parisian café with elevated French cuisine combined with locally sourced ingredients. Margeaux Brasserie will be joined by Petit Margeaux, a classic French patisserie on the hotel’s lobby level.