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Hilton to Open Motto by Hilton Hotels in Atlanta, Washington, D.C.

Hilton to Open Motto by Hilton Hotels in Atlanta, Washington, D.C.

Hilton announced the groundbreaking for a Motto by Hilton hotel in Atlanta and plans to open a Motto by Hilton hotel in Washington, D.C. early next year.
The 146-key Atlanta property will be in the Old Fourth Ward of the city as part of the Waldo’s mixed-use development and will open in 2021.
In addition to the Atlanta property, Hilton said that the Motto by Hilton Washington D.C. City Center, a 245-room …

Conrad New York Midtown Opens Offering In-Room Concerts by Classical Musicians

Conrad New York Midtown Opens Offering In-Room Concerts by Classical Musicians

Hilton announced the reflagging of The London NYC as the Conrad New York Midtown.
The property is the brand’s second in New York City and is located on West 54th Street.
The 54-floor, 562-key all-suite hotel underwent a complete renovation in its transformation to a Conrad. The result, the hotelier said, is that guestrooms more resemble metropolitan pied-a-terres with a “residential” feel as opposed to a typical New York City hotel room.  …

Hilton Partners with iHeartRadio in its Connected Guest Rooms

Hilton Partners with iHeartRadio in its Connected Guest Rooms

Hilton announced a partnership with iHeartRadio that will give guests access to thousands of local radio stations, music playlists, and podcasts.
IHeartRadio is a free broadcast, podcast, and streaming radio platform that launched in 2008.
The service will be accessed through Hilton’s Connected Room platform.
In January, Hilton announced a similar partnership with Netflix.
Hilton Connected Rooms enable guests to control room lights, temperature, television, and more from their mobile devices via the Hilton …

Alaska Air to Ask Customers to Bring Their Own Water Bottles on Board

Alaska Air to Ask Customers to Bring Their Own Water Bottles on Board

As part of its ongoing initiative to reduce the use of single-use plastics on flights, Alaska Airlines is asking passengers to bring their own water bottles with them under its #FillBeforeYouFly initiative.
The airline said it hopes to reduce inflight waste per passenger going to landfills by 70% by the year 2020.
“We’re passionate about working with our guests, employees, airports, and partners to reduce waste, protect habitats, and improve water health,” …

Conrad Shenyang Opens in China

Conrad Shenyang Opens in China

Hilton announced on Monday that the Conrad Shenyang had opened its doors to guests.
The new 315-key property sits atop the 1,260-foot-tall (384-meter-tall) Forum 66, Shenyang’s tallest building.
Guest rooms feature a modern tan-and-cream décor with marble bathrooms that have underfloor heating. Amenities include a children’s playroom, a fitness center, and a heated indoor pool with views of the city.
The property can accommodate meetings and events ranging in capacity from 24 to 850 …

Hilton Honors to Offer New ‘Power Up Your Points’ Promotion

Hilton Honors to Offer New ‘Power Up Your Points’ Promotion

Hilton Honors, the guest loyalty program of Hilton hotels, announced a new promotion, Power Up Your Points.
The new program goes into effect on September 9, 2019, and runs through January 5, 2020.
Members of the guest-loyalty program will earn double points on all stays while the program is in effect, while those using a Hilton Honors credit card to pay for the stay will earn triple points.
The list of Hilton Honors …

New York Hilton-Midtown to Offer 3 P.M. Checkout with ‘City That Never Sleeps’ Package

New York Hilton-Midtown to Offer 3 P.M. Checkout with ‘City That Never Sleeps’ Package

The New York Hilton Midtown announced a new package for guests who wish to start off their stays by going out on the town in New York Cityand sleep late the next day.
“The City That Never Sleeps” offer starts with a midnight or later check-in time, either at the front desk or via the Hilton Honors app. Arriving guests receive two complimentary beverages at Bridges Bar in the hotel to …