Hilton

Hilton to Partner with Bluestone Lane for Coffee and Cafés at Some Hotels

Hilton to Partner with Bluestone Lane for Coffee and Cafés at Some Hotels

Hilton Worldwide announced that its newest hotel brand, Tempo, will partner with Bluestone Lane, a coffee roaster and operator of 55 cafés in the United States.
Bluestone will be Tempo’s exclusive provider of coffee and tea products at the hotel’s cafés.  In addition, the café will offer a variety of dishes from the Bluestone menu including Bluestone Lane’s avocado smash and chili egg scramble.  The Australian-inspired café’s grain bowls, wraps, and …

New York Hilton Midtown Reopens After 18-Month Closure

New York Hilton Midtown Reopens After 18-Month Closure

The New York Hilton Midtown on Sixth Avenue, which, with 1,878 rooms, is Hilton’s largest property in the continental United States, reopened its doors to guests on Monday after being shuttered for over 18 months.
The hotel closed on March 20, 2020 in the early days of the pandemic, one of many properties large and small to be forced to do so amidst the coronavirus pandemic-induced decline in travel.
The hotel’s general manager, Diarmuid …

Hilton to Extend Elite Status Into 2023

Hilton to Extend Elite Status Into 2023

Hilton Worldwide announced it would extend the current elite status of members of its Hilton Honors guest loyalty program into early 2023 and pause the expiration of points in member accounts to the end of 2022.
The move comes amidst the coronavirus pandemic-induced downturn in travel.
The hotel chain last extended loyalty status and pushed back expiration dates in October 2021.
All Hilton Honors members with elite status will receive an extension of their …

Hilton Announces New ‘Power Up’ Promotion

Hilton Announces New ‘Power Up’ Promotion

Hilton Honors, the guest loyalty program of Hilton Worldwide, announced its most recent promotion, Power Up.
The new promotion allows program members to earn double Hilton Honors Bonus Points on every stay.  Members who have a Hilton American Express card and use it for payment will earn triple points.
Earning “double points” means that the member will receive a bonus equal to the number of base points – the standard number of …

Hilton Reports $1.3 Billion in Revenue in Second Quarter

Hilton Reports $1.3 Billion in Revenue in Second Quarter

Hilton Worldwide announced financial results for the second quarter of 2021.
The hotelier reported a net income of $128 million on revenue of $1.3 billion, versus a net loss of $430 million in the same period in 2020.
The second quarter results reflect “our ongoing recovery from the negative effects of the Covid-19 pandemic,” said the chain’s president, Christopher Nassetta, who cited “renewed interest in travel and tourism, with families embarking on …

Hotel Review: Canopy by Hilton Philadelphia Center City

Coordinating the opening of a hotel is a big deal no matter when it happens, but doing so in the midst of a raging pandemic is not only an achievement worthy of note but one fraught with some degree of peril.
The managers of the Canopy by Hilton Philadelphia Center City did just that and the hotel, located in the East Market development opened its doors to guests in August of …

The Hilton That ‘Helped Create the Las Vegas We Know’ Is Opening Four New Properties There

The Hilton That ‘Helped Create the Las Vegas We Know’ Is Opening Four New Properties There

Hilton Worldwide is creating quite a splash as it returns the storied Hilton brand to the Las Vegas strip along with three additional properties.
The Virgin Hotels Las Vegas, which is part of Hilton’s Curio Collection, opened earlier this month. Meanwhile, in partnerships with Resorts World Las Vegas, Hilton will open a multi-brand Hilton resort that will include a Hilton hotel, a Conrad hotel, and an LXR hotel.  LXR is the chain’s …