11.11.11DoubleTree by Hilton Opens Seventh Chinese Hotel in Chongqing; Continues Fast-Growing Development of Brand across Country
DoubleTree by Hilton proudly announces the opening of the 284-room DoubleTree by Hilton Chongqing North in Chongqing, China. Conveniently located in the heart of Chongqing GuanYinQiao and adjacent to the famous BeiChengTianJie commercial and recreational promenade, this newly built DoubleTree by Hilton is connected to the luxury Starlight 68 shopping mall and Sincere Center Office Building and is a 10-minute drive to the Chongqing North Railway Station. This seventh hotel opening in China for the upscale, full-service brand is part of a strong hotel development pipeline that is expected to lead to more than 30 DoubleTree by Hilton hotels and resorts opening in key city centre and leisure destinations across the country during the next few years.
11.08.11Hilton Hotels & Resorts Ranked Number One International Hotel Brand in India
Hilton Hotels & Resorts, the flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide, has been ranked the number one international hotel brand in India in the Indian Hotel Business Guest Survey. The annual survey is conducted by BDRC Continental, a United Kingdom based market research agency. In the survey that tracks the brand performance of 102 hotel brands in India, Hilton Hotels & Resorts has been rated ahead of all international hotel brands. Additionally, Hilton Hotels & Resorts retained its position as the number one business hotel brand in Asia Pacific in the BDRC Continental Asia Pacific Hotel Guest Survey 2011 that provides an overall regional perspective.
09.14.11Landmark Hilton Surfers Paradise Officially Opens
The landmark AUD$700 million Hilton Surfers Paradise complex on Queensland's Gold Coast today officially opened its doors, making it the newest leisure property for Hilton Hotels & Resorts in Australia, and the first Hilton property in the country to offer a combination of guest rooms and holiday residences.
08.24.11Hilton Hotels & Resorts Enters Northwest China With Opening Of Hilton Xi’an
Hilton Hotels & Resorts today opened its 10th hotel in China - Hilton Xi'an. Conveniently located in the heart of midtown Xi'an and just minutes away from the Ming City Wall and city landmark Bell Tower, it is Hilton Worldwide's first Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Northwest China and the company's 20th hotel in the country.
08.23.11Hilton Hotels & Resorts Enters Guangzhou, China with Opening of Hilton Guangzhou Tianhe
Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announces the opening of its first property in Guangzhou, China's third-largest city and southern manufacturing powerhouse. Hilton Guangzhou Tianhe, the first of two Hilton properties scheduled to open in Guangzhou this month, is within steps of the city's East Railway Station and close to Baiyun International Airport. It features 504 spacious, luxurious guest rooms and suites, including one of the largest Presidential Suites among international hotel brands in Guangzhou, as well as the first eforea: spa at Hilton in the South China region.
08.05.11Hilton Worldwide and Sands China Ltd sign Franchise Agreement to bring a New Conrad Hotel to Macao
Hilton Worldwide and Sands China Ltd., a majority-held subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp., today announced the signing of a franchise agreement to open the first Conrad hotel in Macao. Comprising 636 rooms, the Conrad Macao, Cotai Strip is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2012 at Cotai Central. Conrad Macao, Cotai Strip joins existing Conrad hotels in Hong Kong and Sanya Haitang Bay, and seven hotels under construction in Dalian, Beijing, Suzhou, Guangzhou, Tianjin, Qingdao, and Xiamen in Greater China.
07.19.11Hilton Worldwide Signs Agreement with Nehru Place Hotels Ltd to Manage Landmark Property in South Delhi
Hilton Worldwide has signed an agreement with Nehru Place Hotels Limited, an Eros Group company, to take over the management of its landmark hotel located in Nehru Place, which is at the centre of the business and commercial district of South Delhi. The hotel was rebranded ‘Eros Hotel - Managed by Hilton’ effective July 1, 2011.
05.19.11Hilton Hotels & Resorts Enters New Zealand’s South Island With Opening Of Hilton Queenstown
Hilton Hotels & Resorts today marked its entry into New Zealand’s South Island with the opening of Hilton Queenstown. The opulent 178-room Hilton Queenstown features the first New Zealand location of eforea: spa at Hilton, the rapidly growing global spa introduced by Hilton Hotels & Resorts in late 2010.
04.20.11Hilton Worldwide Signs Three Management Agreements With New Huadu Industrial Group For A Waldorf Astoria And Two Hilton Properties
Hilton Worldwide has signed three management agreements with New Huadu Industrial Group for a Waldorf Astoria-branded resort and a Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Hainan and a Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Hunan. Scheduled to open between 2013 and 2014, Waldorf Astoria Hainan Baoting Resort, Hilton Hainan Baoting Resort, and Hilton Changsha East will add another 930 hotel rooms to Hilton Worldwide’s fast-growing pipeline in China.
04.19.11Hilton Worldwide Signs Management Agreement with Suzhou Chinaing Real Estate Co., Ltd for the First Conrad in Jiangsu, China
Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Suzhou Chinaing Real Estate Co., Ltd for the first Conrad hotel in Jiangsu, China. Scheduled to open its doors in 2013, the 290-room Conrad Suzhou marks Hilton Worldwide’s entry into Suzhou, a dynamic Chinese ancient city known for its rich history and vibrant economy. Popularly known as ‘Venice of the East’, Suzhou is a significant light industrial and commercial city on the lower reaches of the Yangtze River and the shores of Taihu Lake in the Jiangsu Province.
04.07.11Hilton Worldwide And Eros Group Sign Management Agreement For Hilton Hotels & Resorts And DoubleTree By Hilton Properties In New Delhi, India
Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Eros Resorts & Hotels Ltd, a company of Eros Group to manage two new properties in New Delhi’s fast-growing business district of Mayur Vihar. The agreement will see Hilton Worldwide’s fourth Hilton Hotel & Resorts property in India, and the introduction of the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in India. The properties are part of a twin-tower conversion project strategically located in India’s capital city. Hilton New Delhi Mayur Vihar is scheduled to open within the next few months. The other building which is currently operating as an unbranded hotel will officially open as DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi - Mayur Vihar soon.
03.18.11Hilton Worldwide Continues China Expansion With First Hilton Hotels & Resorts Property In Hunan
Hilton Worldwide announced today the signing of a management agreement with Zhuzhou Dahan Real Estate Development Co., Ltd for a new Hilton Hotels & Resorts hotel in Zhuzhou, the second largest city in China’s Hunan province. The 374-room hotel is scheduled to open in 2013 and marks the group’s first property in Hunan. Hilton Zhuzhou is about 50 minutes’ drive from Changsha Huanghua International Airport.