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Hilton to Spin Off Park Hotels REIT and Timeshare Unit

Hilton to Spin Off Park Hotels REIT and Timeshare Unit

Hilton Worldwide announced that its board of directors approved the spin-off of a new real-estate investment trust, Park Hotels and Resorts, and its Hilton Grand Vacations timeshare business units.
The hotel chain first announced, in February, plans to separate into three entities. Park Hotels and Resorts will hold most of Hilton’s properties and be the second-largest publicly traded real estate investment trust in the hospitality industry.
“As three independent companies, Hilton, Park …

Hilton Debuts First Property in Brooklyn

Hilton Debuts First Property in Brooklyn

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Hilton Brooklyn New York. The property is the first Hilton hotel to open in the New York City borough.
The 196-room hotel is part of a 19-story mixed use development that also includes condominiums, commercial, and retail space. The hotel was designed to pay tribute to the Schermerhorn rope factory, which occupied the location in the 19th century, with features such as …

New Hilton Resort Opens in Ningbo, China

New Hilton Resort Opens in Ningbo, China

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Hilton Ningbo Dongqian Lake Resort in Ningbo, China. The hotel is located within the Ningbo Dongqian Lake Tourist Resort, which includes a water park and zoo.
The property offers 280 guestrooms, each with a 49” LED TV and rain showerhead. The hotel also provides over 43,055 square feet (4,000 square meters) of meeting and event space, including a 12,593-square-foot (1,170-square-meter) ballroom and …

New DoubleTree by Hilton Opens Near University of Florida

New DoubleTree by Hilton Opens Near University of Florida

Hilton Hotels announced the opening of a new DoubleTree property in Gainesville, Florida. Located two miles (three kilometer) from the University of Florida, the DoubleTree by Hilton Gainesville was previously an independent hotel, the Cabot Lodge, and underwent an extensive renovation in becoming a Hilton property.
The hotel offers 205 guestrooms, and is designed with a University of Florida Gators theme. Each room has a 50” HD TV, as well as …

New Curio Collection Hotel Opens in Boston

New Curio Collection Hotel Opens in Boston

Hilton Hotels announced the opening of a new Curio Collection property in Boston. The Ames Boston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton is the first of the brand’s hotels to open in the New England city.
The hotel is situated inside the Ames Building, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. The building underwent a multimillion-dollar renovation to become a Curio property.
The property has 114 guestrooms and suites, each with …

Hilton Podgorica Crna Gora Opens in Montenegro

Hilton Podgorica Crna Gora Opens in Montenegro

Hilton Worldwide announced the opening of a new hotel in Podgorica, Montenegro. The Hilton Podgorica Crna Gora is the company’s first property in the country.
The hotel offers 180 guestrooms, 23 of which are suites. The property also hosts five meeting and event rooms, as well as a 4,574-square-foot (425-square-meter) ballroom.
Guests can dine at the hotel’s Restaurant Crna Gora, which offers a buffet; Terrace Fontana, which serves homemade ice cream and …

La Bagnaia in Tuscany to Join Hilton’s Curio Collection

La Bagnaia in Tuscany to Join Hilton’s Curio Collection

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced on Tuesday that the La Bagnaia Golf and Spa Resort Siena will become the first Curio collection property in Italy next March. The hotel is located in Tuscany 59 miles (95 kilometers) from Florence Peretola Airport and 80 miles (130 kilometers) from Pisa International Airport.
The soon-to-be-reflagged property has 101 guestrooms, Spread over 2,718 acres (1,100 hectares), the resort has a village-like look and feel that …