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Hilton Announces the Signing of Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay

Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay
Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay
Scheduled to open in 2026, the latest addition to Hilton’s Moroccan portfolio echoes the essence of Tangier’s energetic and eclectic neighborhoods.

TANGIER, Morocco – Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the signing of an agreement to open Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay. Expected to open in 2026, the hotel will mark the introduction of Hilton’s lifestyle brand, Canopy by Hilton to the city of Tangier.   

Carlos Khneisser, vice president, development, Middle East & Africa, Hilton, said, “Canopy by Hilton is growing across Africa, as we expand the brand into new destinations and showcase vibrant neighborhoods in Tangier, Cape Town, and the Seychelles. The signing of Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay reinforces our commitment to expanding Hilton’s portfolio in Morocco, where we plan to double our presence in the coming years”.  

Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay will feature 110 guest rooms and suites with distinct design flair and personality. The hotel will be home to three dining venues, including a Canopy Central concept which will act as the social hub of the hotel. The property will also feature amenities such as an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, spa, fitness center and flexible meeting and event spaces for small gatherings or grand celebrations.  

Located between the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts, Tangier is one of the largest centers for industry in Morocco and features incredible cultural attractions such as the charming Grand Socco Medina, the Kasbah Museum - which is housed in a former palace - and the legendary Caves of Hercules. Next door to the new hotel is the Mirador Ghandouri, a well-known sunset viewing point.  

Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay will be positioned as a true reflection of the distinct culture of Tangier, providing guests with a home-away-from-home experience while delivering a fresh approach to the guest stay. It will provide a place for guests to relax and recharge, with unique and personalized services in an energizing atmosphere. 

The property will be located three kilometers from the Tangier city center, four kilometers from the railway station and approximately 20 kilometers from Ibn Battuta International Airport.  

Guests of Canopy by Hilton Tangier Bay will also be able to benefit from Hilton’s award-winning Hilton Honors guest loyalty program, which allows more than 150 million members who book directly with Hilton to earn Points for hotel stays and experiences. Hilton Honors members can also unlock access to instant rewards and benefits, such as contactless check-in with room selection and exclusive member discounts. 

Hilton currently operates six hotels in destinations across Morocco – Conrad Rabat Arzana, Hilton Taghazout Bay Beach Resort & Spa, Hilton Tanger City Center Hotel & Residences, Hilton Tangier Al Houara Resort & Spa, Hilton Garden Inn Tanger City Centre, and Hilton Garden Inn Casablanca Sud, with another six properties under development.  

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Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 23 world-class brands comprising more than 7,600 properties and nearly 1.2 million rooms, in 126 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed over 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, was named the No. 1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune and has been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for seven consecutive years. Hilton has introduced industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the nearly 190 million Hilton Honors members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.  

About Canopy by Hilton

Canopy by Hilton delivers elevated, boutique hotel experiences that immerse guests in the best of the locale. Inviting, sophisticated design, bespoke food & beverage and crafted touchpoints deliver a locally inspired, high-end and welcoming stay. The Canopy portfolio includes more than 40 open properties around the globe with 40 under development across 18 countries and territories. Experience Canopy by Hilton by booking at or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors appHilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about Canopy by Hilton at, and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.