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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 …

New Hilton Hotel Opens in Xi’an, China

New Hilton Hotel Opens in Xi’an, China

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Hilton Xi’an High-Tech Zone hotel in China. The property is the hotelier’s second hotel in the city of Xi’an.
The hotel has 318 guestrooms and suites, each with floor-to-ceiling windows , an LCD TV, and complimentary Wi-Fi. In addition, guests staying in executive rooms and suites have access to the Executive Lounge, which offers several presentations including breakfast, afternoon tea, and evening …

Hilton to Open New Resort in Sri Lanka

Hilton to Open New Resort in Sri Lanka

Hilton Hotels and Resorts announced that it plans to open a new DoubleTree by Hilton resort in Weerawila, Sri Lanka in the first quarter of next year.
The DoubleTree by Hilton Weerawila will be located in the town of Tissamaharama, on the banks of Lake Weerawila, in close proximity to the Weerawila Bird Sanctuary.
The hotel will have 140 guestrooms and suites.
Guests will have easy access to three popular wildlife sanctuaries in …

American Express Named as Exclusive Hilton Honors Credit Card

American Express Named as Exclusive Hilton Honors Credit Card

American Express will become the exclusive card issuer for Hilton and its Hilton Honors guest loyalty program, the two companies announced Thursday.
Both American Express and Citigroup have been affiliated with the Hilton Honors program in recent years and the hotelier announced plans over a year ago to move to a single provider.
The move will “enhance value” for Hilton Honors members, according to Mark Weinstein, Hilton’s senior vice president of customer …

Hilton Debuts New Fitness-Focused Guest Room

Hilton Debuts New Fitness-Focused Guest Room

Hilton Hotels and Resorts unveiled a new fitness-centric guestroom category called Five Feet to Fitness. The new concept offers over 11 different in-room fitness equipment options.
Among the in-room offerings is an indoor bike from Wattbike that can be used for longer workouts as well as interval training sessions. A Gym Rax functional training station, which offers suspension and high interval training, is also included in each room.
Hilton also introduced what …