12.20.10First Stage Of New-Build Hilton Surfers Paradise Opens
Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of the first stage of Hilton Surfers Paradise, the brand’s first combination hotel and residences in Australia. This first stage of the new-build $700 million Hilton Surfers Paradise, called the Boulevard Tower, comprises 134 residential apartments, managed by Hilton Worldwide. The Orchid Tower, featuring a dedicated 169 room Hilton hotel and further residential apartments, is scheduled for completion in late 2011. Both towers are orientated to maximise views of the ocean, hinterland and city.
12.14.10Hilton Hotels & Resorts Enters Queenstown, New Zealand With Signing Of Management Agreements For Two Landmark Hotels
Hilton Worldwide has announced the signing of management agreements for two new-build Hilton Hotels & Resorts properties in Queenstown – one of New Zealand’s most popular leisure destinations. The signing of these agreements marks the brand’s entry into the resort town and expands the Hilton Hotels & Resorts portfolio in New Zealand to four hotels.
01.15.10Hilton Enters Fukuoka, Japan
Hilton Worldwide today announced it has entered into a management agreement with Hawks Town Corporation, to re-brand and manage the JAL Resort Sea Hawk Hotel Fukuoka, on the island of Kyushu in Japan. The hotel, which first opened in 1995, is slated to commence a USD 20 million refurbishment with the aim of enhancing the guest experience as Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk. This latest deal will mark the ninth Hilton Worldwide hotel in Japan, as well as the entry of the full service Hilton Hotels brand into Fukuoka.
11.17.09Hilton Lake Taupo Opens As the First Upscale International Hotel In Taupo And The Second Hilton In New Zealand
Today, Hilton Lake Taupo officially opened its doors to guests. The upscale hotel is located on New Zealand’s stunning North Island and offers 113 deluxe guest rooms, suites and apartments. Managed by Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Lake Taupo is one of the first upscale, full-service international hotel brands to open in Taupo and the second Hilton hotel in New Zealand.