FRHI, Hilton Launch New Midscale Brands

FRHI Hotels & Resorts and Hilton Worldwide have announced the addition of new brands to their respective portfolios. The latest launches amid an ongoing trend by international and regional hospitality chains, Neqta Hotels and Tru by Hilton both target the midscale market, but differ in their geographical focus.   Neqta Hotels – Betting on China Partnering … Continue reading

Hilton Worldwide Launches New Lifestyle Brand

Hilton Worldwide has launched a new lifestyle brand called Canopy by Hilton, its second new brand this year. Located in both new-build and conversion properties, the brand has garnered 11 letters-of-intent to open in London, Portland, Miami, Washington DC, San Diego, Nashville, Savannah, Indianapolis, Charlotte, Oklahoma City and Ithaca.   The hospitality giant has opted … Continue reading

Hilton Launches New Brand – Curio

Hilton Worldwide today announced the launch of Curio – A Collection by Hilton, revealing plans for the first hotels to join the new brand.   A carefully selected, global portfolio of distinctive 4- to 5-star properties, Curio is created for travellers who seek local discovery and authentic experiences. Each hotel will retain its individual identity … Continue reading

New Hotel Openings In Beijing For Hotel Eclat And Conrad

Travellers to Beijing now have 2 additional accommodation options. Boutique brand Hotel Eclat and industry giant Hilton Worldwide have added to the Chinese capital’s hotel portfolio, opening their new developments this week.   Hotel Eclat Beijing The upscale, 100-room Hotel Eclat Beijing welcomed its first guests on Monday. Part of the Parkview Green development in … Continue reading

Hilton Worldwide Debuts Waldorf Astoria In Berlin

Hilton Worldwide’s luxury Waldorf Astoria brand has arrived in Germany with the opening of the 232-room Waldorf Astoria Berlin. Situated within the Zoofenster tower designed by local architect Professor Christoph Mackler, the hotel is a short drive from Berlin’s major airports and within easy reach to attractions and corporate addresses.   Measuring at least 42 … Continue reading