Middle East/Africa News
Hilton Worldwide today announced the official opening of the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in South Africa - the 183-room DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town - Upper Eastside. Owned and operated by Upper Eastside Hotel (Pty) Ltd under a franchise license agreement, the newly renovated, upscale full-service property is located in Cape Town's upcoming district of Woodstock, a dynamic area which is home to an abundance of fashionable art galleries, boutiques, music bars and trendy restaurants. The hotel becomes the fifth Hilton Worldwide property in South Africa and the third DoubleTree by Hilton in Africa.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts, the most recognised hospitality brand in the Middle East, today announced the opening of the 158-room Hilton Alexandria Corniche following a major refurbishment programme. The hotel represents the 19th upscale property in Egypt for Hilton Worldwide and its second in the city of Alexandria.
Hilton Worldwide is adding to its programme of growth in Egypt following a major joint announcement today with prominent investor, Saudi Egyptian Real Estate Development, to introduce the company's sixth property to Cairo.
Hilton Worldwide is building on the success of its award-winning Hilton Garden Inn brand in KSA ("Kingdom of Saudi Arabia") by signing an agreement with existing owning company, Abdulmohsen Al-Hokair for Tourism & Development, to develop a second Hilton Garden Inn hotel in the capital city, Riyadh.
Hilton Worldwide is set to further strengthen its presence in Egypt following the signing of a management agreement with Delta for Tourism & Hotels Company to introduce a new Hilton Hotels & Resorts property to the city of Alexandria.
Hilton Worldwide today announced the official opening of Conrad Pezula Resort & Spa in Knysna, South Africa, the first Conrad-branded luxury property in sub-Sahara Africa.
Hilton Worldwide Middle East & Africa Dubai area office has announced that it has begun its biggest social responsibility initiative, with a variety of events in celebration of the company’s inaugural Global Week of Service.