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Hilton Wen’an Opens in China

Hilton Wen’an Opens in China

Hilton announced the opening of the Hilton Wen’an in the Luneng Ecological Zone.
Located in a park, the 227-key resort has 17 deluxe balcony suites. Each room has beautiful water views. Guests may borrow a bicycle to explore the area, which includes botanical gardens and a farm manor. The property offers horseback riding, swimming, and archery among other activities as well as a game room with billiards, chess, and checkers.
With almost 41,000 …

United Airlines, Hilton, American Airlines, Air Canada, Virgin Atlantic, Hertz, Kempinski, and Four Seasons Named Winners of the 2018 GlobeRunner Awards

United Airlines, Hilton, American Airlines, Air Canada Virgin Atlantic Airways, Hertz, Kempinski, Four Seasons, oneworld, Lufthansa, and Volvo have been named best in class by the editors of Frequent Business Traveler.
The results of this year’s awards, recognizing the world’s top airlines, hotel groups, car rental agencies, and automobiles, were announced on Wednesday by Jonathan Spira, Frequent Business Traveler’s editorial director, at the magazine’s offices in New York City.
In lieu of holding …

Hotel Review: Hilton Munich Airport, Germany

The night before my flight from Munich to London, in order to get an early start on things and because I love great airport hotels, I stayed at the Hilton Munich Airport which, the last time I stayed there, was the Kempinski Munich Airport.
I’ve always looked forward to my stays at the airport in the past. While they signify the end of visit to one of my favorite cities in …

Hilton’s Lodge at Gulf State Park Hotel Reopens 14 Years After Hurricane Ivan Destruction

Hilton’s Lodge at Gulf State Park Hotel Reopens 14 Years After Hurricane Ivan Destruction

Hilton announced the reopening of the Lodge at Gulf State Park Hotel on the beachfront in Alabama’s Gulf State Park.
Originally opened in 1974, the property was damaged beyond repair by Hurricane Ivan in 2004. It has since been redesigned and rebuilt, and is the first full-service hotel to open in the area in 20 years.
The hotel site was moved approximately 200 to 225 feet (60 to 68 meters) farther back …

Mandarin Oriental Atlanta to be Reflagged as Waldorf Astoria in December

Mandarin Oriental Atlanta to be Reflagged as Waldorf Astoria in December

Mandarin Oriental announced that the Mandarin Oriental Atlanta, which opened its doors to guests in 2012, will be reflagged next month as a Waldorf Astoria, a Hilton brand.
“Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has received notice of termination of its management agreement for Mandarin Oriental, Atlanta and will cease managing the hotel with effect from 7 December 2018,” the company said in a statement on its website.
The hotel occupies the lower half …

El San Juan Hotel to Reopen in December

El San Juan Hotel to Reopen in December

Hilton announced that the El San Juan Hotel, part of the Curio Collection by Hilton, will reopen on December 14 after a complete renovation and restoration project.
The 388-room hotel is located on Isla Verde Beach.
The restoration brings back the hotel’s original 1958 look as created by architect Roy F. France. The work included restoring the lobby’s iconic chandelier, its hand-carved mahogany on the lobby ceiling, and its columns and vaulted …

Hilton Introduces New ‘Motto’ Brand of Hotels

Hilton Introduces New ‘Motto’ Brand of Hotels

Hilton announced the debut of a new hotel brand, Motto by Hilton. The hotelier says that Motto is an “affordable lifestyle brand.”
Motto by Hilton hotels will open in key cities across the globe. The first will open in Marylebone, London, in 2020 and will be followed by ones in Boston, Dublin, Lima, Savannah, and Washington, D.C>
The hotels will emphasize sleep providing a premium mattress, a sleep kit with eye masks, …