MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton’s iconic luxury brands will continue an impressive momentum of global growth in 2022 with nearly 10 openings and new signings slated across Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, LXR Hotels & Resorts, and Conrad Hotels & Resorts. This follows eight openings in 2021 across 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 trust and confidence our guests and development partners have in Waldorf Astoria, LXR and Conrad,” said Matt Schuyler, Hilton’s chief brand officer. “I’m thrilled to see our Waldorf Astoria portfolio expanding into new markets in Mexico and the Middle East as well as Conrad’s growing footprint within the Americas and Europe.”
Dino Michael, senior vice president and global category head, Hilton Luxury Brands, added, “I cannot wait to extend our intuitive and bespoke service, unparalleled experiences and world-class culinary offerings to guests traveling to these dynamic destinations in 2022. And while 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 solidify its presence in both key domestic and international markets in the new year. Travelers will soon be able to experience the brand’s elegant yet effortless luxury at two new properties:
Conrad Hotels & Resorts, which currently hosts the majority of its portfolio in the Asia Pacific region, is gaining traction within the Americas and Europe, opening six new hotels in 2022:
Hilton’s newest luxury brand, LXR Hotels & Resorts, experienced 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 within the last year. LXR will look to expand the collection’s Middle East footprint in 2022 with several soon-to-be-announced signings in the region as well as the most recently announced urban boutique resort located in Diriyah Gate Development Authority’s Wadi Hanifah masterplan, representing the brand’s debut in Saudi Arabia. This captivatingly intimate retreat, nestled in the historic Wadi Hanifah, will feature 80 immaculately designed guest rooms and enchanting villas, offering guests a lush escape of tranquility and relaxation for those looking to explore beyond the vibrant Diriyah town.
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About Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is a portfolio of more than 30 iconic properties that creates a unique sense of place with a relentless commitment to elegant service, one-of-a-kind experiences and culinary expertise in landmark destinations around the world. Inspired by their timeless environments and sincerely elegant service, Waldorf Astoria hotels deliver an effortless experience seamlessly, creating a true sense of place for guests through stunning architecture, iconic Peacock Alley, refined art collections and elevated in-room amenities. In addition to the brand’s world-class hotel offerings, Waldorf Astoria boasts a global residential portfolio that provides the comfort of a private home combined with unsurpassed amenities and high-touch service. Waldorf Astoria is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company. Experience an unforgettable stay at Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts by booking at waldorfastoria.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts at stories.hilton.com/waldorfastoria, and follow the brand on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
About Conrad Hotels & Resorts
Spanning five continents with 45 properties, Conrad Hotels & Resorts has created a seamless connection between bold design, impactful experiences and curated contemporary art to inspire the conscientious traveler. Conrad is a place where guests are empowered to explore through intuitive service and experiences that authentically connect them with local culture. In addition to its award-winning hotel offerings, the brand also features an expanding residential portfolio combining sophisticated design, best-in-class amenities and purposeful service in inspiring destinations. Experience Conrad Hotels & Resorts by booking at conradhotels.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about Conrad Hotels & Resorts at stories.hilton.com/conradhotels, and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
About LXR Hotels & Resorts
LXR Hotels & Resorts is a hand-picked collection of independent and spirited luxury properties celebrating the timeless pursuit of personal adventure. Found in the world's most alluring destinations, LXR connects legendary properties into an exclusive network of hotels that are set apart by individual design, an unrivaled commitment to personalized service and elegant, yet locally immersive, experiences for guests. Each property features its own enchanting pedigree, story and character that is steeped in the originality of its locale and provides a luxurious base of exploration for the intrigued yet discerning adventurer. LXR Hotels & Resorts is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company, and each property benefits from the strength of the Hilton enterprise and its award-winning Hilton Honors program. Experience an inspiring stay at LXR Hotels & Resorts by booking at lxrhotels.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about LXR Hotels & Resorts at stories.hilton.com/lxr.