Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts Honored in China by Condé Nast Traveler 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards
Waldorf Astoria Beijing and Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund ranked #1 and #2 in country list
SINGAPORE - Condé Nast Traveler has revealed the results of its 33rd annual Readers’ Choice Awards, recognizing Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts brand in China with three coveted property wins.
Waldorf Astoria Beijing was crowned as the number one hotel in China in addition to being ranked amongst the world’s top 50 hotels, whilst Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund placed second and Waldorf Astoria Chengdu at fifteenth in China.
“In a year of unprecedented change and evolution within the travel industry, to be awarded these accolades is a true testament to the unforgettable memories that our Waldorf Astoria hotels in China have created for travelers all around the world. Each and every one of our Waldorf Astoria properties is committed to continue its unyielding focus on delivering best in class service that is both highly anticipatory and uniquely personalized as our guests look to reconnect and create new travel memories,” said Dino Michael, Global Category Head, Luxury Brands & Global Brand Head, Waldorf Astoria.
“Operating in such a diverse market with a myriad of hotels, to have all three Waldorf Astoria hotels in China named amongst the top 20 – with Waldorf Astoria Beijing and Waldorf Astoria Shanghai Astoria coming in at first and second place – is an exceptional accolade. This recognition has also come at a great time as we draw closer to the opening of our fourth Waldorf Astoria hotel in Xiamen later this year. We are incredibly proud of our team members who are the ones behind every exceptional and personalized experience that leave our guests feeling welcome and connected through our True Waldorf Service,” said Nils-Arne Schroeder, Vice President, Luxury and Lifestyle, Asia Pacific, Hilton.
Across the globe, Waldorf Astoria hotels and resorts feature a unique sense of place with a relentless commitment to personalized service and culinary expertise in landmark locations around the world. The brand delivers on what today’s luxury travelers want most: unparalleled experiences, inspiring and personalized stays, and timely but timeless environments that allow guests to have a truly unforgettable stay.
The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious recognition of excellence in the travel industry. More than 715,000 Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted an incredible number of responses rating their travel experiences across the globe.
About Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is a portfolio of nearly 35 iconic properties that creates a unique sense of place with a relentless commitment to personal service and culinary expertise in landmark locations around the world. Unified by their inspirational environments and True Waldorf Service, Waldorf Astoria hotels deliver graceful service from the moment a guest books through checkout. In addition to the brand’s renowned hotel offerings, Waldorf Astoria boasts a best-in-class residential portfolio, including 17 properties either open or in development, that provides the comfort of a private home combined with the unsurpassed amenities and legendary service of Waldorf Astoria. Waldorf Astoria is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Experience a positive stay at Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts by booking at waldorfastoria.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn about the brand at newsroom.hilton.com/waldorfastoria, and follow Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 18 world-class brands comprising more than 6,600 properties and more than 1 million rooms, in 119 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, earned a top spot on the 2020 World’s Best Workplaces list, and was named the 2020 Global Industry Leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. In 2020, Hilton CleanStay was introduced, bringing an industry-defining standard of cleanliness to hotels worldwide. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the more than 118 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.Download Article Photos