07.04.17Hilton to become first global hospitality chain operating in Niger
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) will welcome its first guests in Niger in 2019 after signing a management agreement with Niamey Hotel & Suites Niger Ltd for a 142 guestroom property in its capital city of Niamey.
06.20.17Hotel to Land at Birmingham Airport
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has signed a franchise agreement with Castlebridge Hotels Birmingham Airport Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Wylam Investments, to open a Hilton Garden Inn hotel at Birmingham Airport.
06.06.17Hilton Expands its Footprint in Poland
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has reached a franchise agreement with BB Baltic Park Sp. z o.o. to open Hilton Garden Inn Kolobrzeg. The 128-room new build property will be the first internationally branded hotel in the area and will be located in the heart of the sea resort of Kolobrzeg. Construction will begin later this year with the hotel expected to open in early 2019.
04.10.17Hilton to Open First Hotel in Irkutsk, Russia
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has signed a franchise agreement with Eastern Group LLC to open the 186-guest room DoubleTree by Hilton Irkutsk Central Park, within the city center’s multifunctional complex, Novy. Owned by Eastern Group LLC, the hotel marks Hilton’s first in the city and joins more than 50 properties, including 11 DoubleTree by Hilton hotels, trading or under development across Russia.
04.04.17York City Centre Hotel to Convert to DoubleTree by Hilton Following £6 Million Investment
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has signed a franchise agreement with Leisurepoint, a wholly owned subsidiary of Shiva Hotels, to open DoubleTree by Hilton York. The £6 million investment has been undertaken in two phases. The latest round and conversion under DoubleTree by Hilton will expand the hotel’s guest room count to 140. The property’s regeneration, due for completion later this year, will also include a new fitness centre, re-configured reception and new dining concept.
03.30.17Hilton Garden Inn Signs at Genr8’s Smithfield, Stoke-on-Trent
The ongoing regeneration of Stoke-on-Trent city centre has been given a major boost following news that Hilton (NYSE:HLT) is to open Hilton Garden Inn Stoke-on-Trent. The 140-guestroom hotel will be located in the Smithfield development in Hanley, following a franchise agreement between Hilton and Smithfield developer and hotel owner Genr8.
03.30.17Hilton Garden Inn Set to Open in English Market Town
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has signed a franchise agreement with Abingdon Lodge Hotel Ltd, a subsidiary of Esher based Coldunell Ltd, to open a Hilton Garden Inn, Abingdon Oxford. The existing Oxford Abingdon Hotel will undergo a comprehensive redevelopment, increasing the number of guest rooms by over 100% through a new four story extension.
03.15.17Hilton Hotels & Resorts to open hotel in view of the Eiffel Tower
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has announced that its flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand will add a second property in central Paris, Hilton Paris Eiffel Tower. The plans were unveiled at MIPIM today in conjunction with owner Compagnie de Phalsbourg with whom Hilton has signed a management agreement to operate the 118 guest room property. The renowned French visionary designer Philippe Starck will be in charge of the Interior Design of the property.
03.06.17Hilton Sets the Stage for Rapid Expansion in Germany with 60% of its Pipeline Under Construction
Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today announced that it has one of the most active pipelines in Germany, and has reached an historical high in terms of hotels in its pipeline. Following strategic partnerships with Primestar Hospitality GmbH, Foremost Hospitality GmbH and tristar GmbH, which will facilitate the rapid roll out of its focused service Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton by Hilton brands, six hotels are due to open this year, totalling an investment of more than €120 million. Five cities are set to host their first Hilton hotel in the coming years.
02.23.17Hilton to Expand Presence in Kazakhstan with Duo of New Hotels
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced plans to grow its presence in Kazakhstan, with two new properties planned in Astana and Almaty. DoubleTree by Hilton Almaty, which will mark the brand’s debut in Kazakhstan, is set to open under a franchise agreement with Abli Kurylys LLP in late 2017. Hampton by Hilton Astana Triumphal Arch will be managed by Hilton under an agreement with Hotel Stroi Invest TOO and will join Hilton Garden Inn Astana when it opens in January 2018.
01.23.17Hilton Reveals Plans For Major Hotel Development In Woking
Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today announced plans to introduce its flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand to the affluent Surrey town of Woking, with the signing of a management agreement with Bandstand Square Developments Limited (BSDL). The new high-rise hotel will feature 196 guest rooms, including 12 suites, and is due to open in early 2021.
12.19.16Hilton Expands European Capital City Presence To Tbilisi
Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today announced plans to introduce its flagship Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand to the capital of Georgia with the signing of a management agreement with Granat LLC. The 206-guest room Hilton Tbilisi is set to open in early 2019. The building's historic façade will be preserved as part of the designs, while a striking glass roof will be constructed on top of the building and will house the hotel's rooftop bar and spa.