Americas News

Hilton Worldwide Brings Columbia, S.C. its First Dual-Branded Property

Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of a dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn and Home2 Suites by Hilton hotel in Columbia, S.C. Franchisee, Gervais Street Hotel, LLC and development and management company, CN Hotels, Inc., will rebrand, convert and expand the historic Clarion Hotel Downtown to a 110-room Hilton Garden Inn and 100-room Home2 Suites located at 1615 Gervais Street in Columbia

Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton Awarded Highest Ranking by J.D. Power

Hilton Worldwide today announced that two of its brands, Hilton Garden Inn and Homewood Suites by Hilton, received the highest ranking in the 18th annual J.D. Power 2014 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM in the upscale and upper extended stay segments, respectively. This marks the 11th award for Homewood Suites and the 10th for Hilton Garden Inn since J.D. Power began its hotels study.

Hilton Worldwide Designates HBO as Preferred Premium Movie Channel in U.S.

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced the designation of Home Box Office (HBO) as the preferred premium movie channel at U.S. hotel and resort properties within the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of brands.

Hilton Worldwide Set to Triple Presence in Peru and Chile with Signing of Eight Hampton Hotels

Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of an agreement to open eight new Hampton by Hilton properties in Latin America, including four in Peru and four in Chile, making it the biggest development for the brand in the region in recent years. The agreement is a continuation of the partnership between Hilton Worldwide and Colombia-based Metro Hotels, which last week opened Hampton by Hilton Cali, Colombia.

One-in-Four Dads is Dreaming of Golf this Father’s Day

According to a recent study by Hilton*, a fourth of U.S. dads are hoping to receive a golf-related gift this Father’s Day, while most American men would rather golf with their dad instead of the President. Just in time for Dad’s big day, Hilton launched Hilton.com/Golf, a website providing a suite of offerings for travel and golf enthusiasts.

Hilton Worldwide Honors Top Franchise Owners in the Americas

Hilton Worldwide today announced honors for its top annual development awards in the Americas. Awards are presented in five categories across the company’s portfolio of hotels, including: Developer of the Year, Best Conversion, Deal of the Year, Outstanding Achievement and Lifetime Achievement. Recipients are awarded based on criteria ranging from total number and quality of hotels developed to impact on community and fastest construction time.

Hilton Worldwide presenta nuevas páginas web en múltiples idiomas para los viajeros de América Latina

Hilton Worldwide reveló sus nuevos sitios en Internet diseñados para enriquecer las experiencias de los viajeros de toda América Latina, al momento de planificar y reservar sus viajes. Los nuevos sitios están disponibles en español y portugués, permitiéndoles a los visitantes informarse sobre los destinos más buscados, comparar precios y reservar directamente en el idioma local - utilizando la plataforma digital de su preferencia, incluyendo dispositivos móviles. Con la incorporación de estos sitios, Hilton cuenta ahora con 22 páginas web en idiomas locales oficiales, más que cualquier otra compañía hotelera.