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One UN New York Hotel Becomes Hilton Property

One UN New York Hotel Becomes Hilton Property

The One UN New York Hotel officially became a Hilton property this week, as the hotelier rebranded it the Millennium Hilton New York One UN Plaza.
The hotel is located on floors 28 through 39 of One United Nations Plaza and Two United Nations Plaza, two adjoining skyscrapers situated next to the United Nations headquarters in Midtown Manhattan.
The property has 439 guestrooms and suites, each with an HD TV and minifridge. …

Major Renovation Project Completed at Chicago O’Hare Embassy Suites

Major Renovation Project Completed at Chicago O’Hare Embassy Suites

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced that the completion of a $10 million renovation of the Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago O’Hare Rosemont.
As part of the work, the property’s guestrooms were outfitted with new furniture and artwork. All of the rooms’ bathtubs received new tiling, and some were converted into walk-in showers, which are increasingly popular.
The work included refurbishments to the hotel’s atrium, pool, fitness center, lobby, and elevators. In addition, …

Hilton Yantai Opens in China

Hilton Yantai Opens in China

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new property in Yantai, China. The Hilton Yantai is the second of the hotel company’s properties to be located in the city.
The hotel occupies floors one through six and 26 through 4 of the Shimao Skyscraper, a 1,059-foot (323-meter) tall building in the city’s central business district. The property has 252 guestrooms and suites, each with a marble bathroom and a …

Waldorf Astoria Chengdu Opens its Doors

Waldorf Astoria Chengdu Opens its Doors

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Waldorf Astoria Chengdu in China. The hotel is Hilton’s 200th property in Asia Pacific.
The 52-story property is located in the in99 Plaza, a 2,045,142-square-foot (190,000-square-meter) mixed-use development consisting of office and apartment towers as well as a mall. The new hotel has 289 guestrooms, each with a walk-in closet and marble bathrooms.
Dining options include Brasserie 99, which offers international cuisine and …

Hilton to Upgrade its Garden Inn Brand

Hilton to Upgrade its Garden Inn Brand

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced that it is introducing new enhancements to its Garden Inn brand of mid-priced hotels.
As part of the brand redesign, Hilton is debuting six new customizable hotel prototypes. Features will include pod-style check-in areas and more natural light, as well as new multi-functional features of the properties’ meeting spaces.
The hotelier says the brand will focus on “the importance of delivering simple things at a higher standard.”
Garden …

First Curio Collection Hotel In Rome Opens

First Curio Collection Hotel In Rome Opens

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Aleph Rome Hotel as a Curio Collection property following an extensive renovation of the property. The hotel is the first of the brand’s properties to open in Rome, and the second in Italy.
The property has 88 guestrooms, including 14 suites, each with marble floors and high ceilings. Meeting and event space includes a meeting room that can accommodate up to 100 …

Nanhai Wing Opens at Hilton Shenzhen Sekou Nanhai, Offering New Rooms, Playgrounds, Restaurants

Nanhai Wing Opens at Hilton Shenzhen Sekou Nanhai, Offering New Rooms, Playgrounds, Restaurants

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new wing at the Hilton Shenzhen Sekou Nanhai hotel. The Nanhai Wing incorporates the former Nanhai Hotel, an historic property and one of China’s first hotels, into the Hilton property.
The new wing has 218 guestrooms, including 122 suites and 31 apartments. The Nanhai Wing also offers a fitness center, a basketball and badminton court, a tennis and volleyball court, and a …