Global properties will debut in 2022


MCLEAN, Virginia – Hilton’s signature luxury brands will continue an impressive dynamic of global growth in 2022 with nearly 10 openings and new signings planned at Waldorf Astoria & Resorts, LXR Hotels & Resorts and Conrad Hotels & Resorts. This follows eight openings in 2021 in global leisure destinations including Las Vegas, Southern California, Kyoto, Seattle and the Seychelles.

“The continued growth of Hilton’s luxury category is a testament to the confidence our customers and development partners have in Waldorf Astoria, LXR and Conrad” said Matt Schuyler, director of the Hilton brand. “I am delighted to see our Waldorf Astoria portfolio expand into new markets in Mexico and the Middle East, as well as Conrad’s growing presence in the Americas and Europe.

Dino Michael, Senior Vice President and Head of Global Category, Hilton Luxury Brands, added: “I look forward to extending our intuitive and tailored service, unmatched experiences and world-class culinary offerings to guests traveling to these dynamic destinations in 2022. And as we welcome guests to these new Waldorf Astoria and Conrad properties Next year, the continued growth of our LXR pipeline will ensure an exciting future for the brand as we build a collection of truly unique and independent hotels for the sophisticated and adventurous traveler.

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts continues to consolidate its presence in major national and international markets in the new year. Travelers will soon be able to experience the brand’s stylish and effortless luxury at two new properties:

Waldorf Astoria Kuwait (Spring 2022): Located in The Avenues, Kuwait’s largest retail, entertainment and lifestyle destination, the prestigious Waldorf Astoria Kuwait will offer 200 contemporary, spacious and sunny luxury guest rooms and suites with panoramic views of the glittering rooftops of Kuwait City. Guests will enjoy a transformative journey of the senses at this ultra-luxurious property, from world-class dining venues including the highly anticipated Japanese restaurant concept, ROKA Kuwait, to the impressive 13,560 square foot Waldorf Spa. The hotel’s exclusive Club Lounge redefines luxury by combining privacy and comfort with tailor-made service. Meanwhile, magnificent meeting and event spaces – including a spectacular Grand Ballroom – provide idyllic venues for unforgettable celebrations or bespoke corporate events.

Waldorf Astoria Cancun (fall 2022): Located on 100 acres of secluded coastline, Waldorf Astoria Cancun will be an oceanfront oasis where travelers can experience a rich Mexican heritage combined with the elegant hospitality of Waldorf Astoria and unforgettable experiences. The hotel will offer stunning ocean views from its 150 suites, the Waldorf Astoria Spa which incorporates Mexican healing traditions, and five restaurants and bars that will feature flavors of local cuisine.

Conrad Hotels & Resorts, which currently hosts the majority of its portfolio in the Asia-Pacific region, is gaining ground in the Americas and Europe, opening six new hotels in 2022:

Conrad Tulum Riviera Maya (January 2022): Nestled amid lush tropical vegetation, overlooking the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, the new Conrad Tulum will be Conrad Hotels & Resorts’ first hotel in Quintana Roo, on the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula, to open its doors open in January 2022. The property will provide a haven for travelers with a design aesthetic inspired by Tulum’s lush landscape, scenic beaches, and surrounding nature reserves.

Conrad Shanghai (January 2022): A prime example of a true luxury conversion, Conrad Shanghai will be the first luxury branded hotel in Shanghai and the largest Hilton Conrad hotel in Asia with over 700 rooms, expanding Hilton’s luxury footprint in one of the main gateway cities of China. Scheduled to open in January 2022, the hotel is located on People’s Square, Shanghai’s most renowned tourist and business district, which is also close to various tourist destinations and shopping malls, as well as buildings. of offices.

Conrad Los Angeles (Spring 2022): Debuting as Conrad Hotels & Resorts ‘first California hotel, Conrad Los Angeles will open next spring as part of The Grand LA, Los Angeles’ vibrant new destination for shopping, dining and entertainment. Designed by legendary architect Frank Gehry with world-renowned interior design from Tara Bernerd & Partners, the 305-room luxury hotel will feature an interior design aesthetic inspired by the captivating architecture of Gehry blended with the Modernist movement. from the west coast. The property will feature bold, contemporary rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows; locally inspired dining experiences; an elevated indoor / outdoor hall; a rejuvenating spa; a terrace with private swimming pool offering a view of the city center and much more. Ideally located among some of the city’s most important cultural venues including the Walt Disney Concert Hall, Grand Park and The Broad, the property will serve as a true destination within a destination.

Conrad Chia Laguna Sardinia (spring 2022): Inaugurated in spring 2022, Conrad Chia Laguna Sardinia will be a family resort inspired by the local history and culture of Sardinia. The hotel will undergo a complete renovation that will update and improve all rooms, common areas, restaurants and bars to align with the refined and contemporary aesthetic of the Conrad brand. The renovation will pay homage to Sardinia, with each space showcasing its own distinct design while remaining connected through the use of natural materials and colors. Guests in 2022 will be the first to experience the new luxury property, which will feature multiple dining destinations that celebrate local cuisine, the serene pool, and chic spa.

Conrad Nashville (Spring 2022): Conveniently located in the heart of Music City, Conrad Nashville gracefully blends urban sophistication with refined elegance to create a luxury retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city. Combining Southern hospitality with a new era of modern luxury, the hotel is part of the new Broadwest development, steps away from the city’s best dining, shopping, entertainment, music and sporting venues. Designed by Champalimaud Design, Conrad Nashville caters to customers with its design, culinary and artistic offerings that include the locally inspired main restaurant run by a celebrity chef, an elegant lobby bar with classic cocktails and afternoon tea. afternoon terrace and rooftop pool bar and wellness center. The 13-story glass building features 234 spacious guest rooms and suites, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows offering incredible city views and in-room soaking tubs with Byredo toiletries for maximum relaxation. The property also has over 11,000 square feet of versatile space for social gatherings and meetings.

Conrad Rabat Arzana (fall 2022): Conrad’s first property in Morocco, Conrad Rabat Arzana, will debut in fall 2022, located near the capital of Morocco, downtown Rabat. The new hotel will be part of the exclusive new Arzana development and will feature 120 rooms with ocean views from its elevated waterfront location overlooking a tranquil lagoon and beach. Guests will experience a breathtaking environment while tasting locally inspired food and drink at two unique restaurants offering all-day dining and specialty cuisine, in addition to the lobby bar and pool lounge. available for refreshing drinks day and night. The hotel will also offer a fully equipped spa and salon as well as over 600 square meters of event space including a grand ballroom and four meeting rooms.

Hilton’s newest luxury brand, LXR Hotels & Resorts, has seen impressive global growth, more than doubling the collection’s portfolio in 2021 with landmark openings including Oceana Santa Monica, Crockfords Las Vegas at Resorts World, Mango House Seychelles, ROKU Kyoto and Hotel 1000 in Seattle just over the past year. LXR will look to expand the collection’s footprint in the Middle East in 2022 with several signings soon to be announced in the region as well as the most recently announced urban hotel complex located in the Diriyah Gate Development Authority’s Wadi Hanifah master plan, representing the brand’s beginnings in Saudi Arabia. This intimate and captivating retreat, nestled in historic Wadi Hanifah, will feature 80 impeccably designed guest rooms and enchanting villas, providing guests with a lush getaway of tranquility and relaxation for those looking to explore beyond the bustling town of Diriyah.

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