WILLEMSTAD, Curaçao and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the signing of Mangrove Beach Corendon Curaçao Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton, adding to the hospitality company’s impressive all-inclusive expansion. Owned by Corendon Group, the resort is expected to convert in September 2021 and will re-establish Hilton’s presence on the island of Curaçao.
“As we continue to grow our all-inclusive portfolio throughout the Caribbean and Mexico, we are thrilled to partner with Corendon Hotels & Resorts and open the largest all-inclusive resort on Curaçao,” said Pablo Maturana, managing director of development, South America & Caribbean, Hilton. “With more than 35 spectacular beaches, Curaçao serves as an ideal destination for tourists looking for a pristine natural environment, and we couldn’t be more excited to offer guests yet another option when booking their travel to the Caribbean.”
In addition to 399 spacious guest rooms, Mangrove Beach Corendon Curaçao Resort will feature curated experiences and offerings to accommodate both adventurous travellers, as well as those looking for a tranquil beach getaway. Guests will be able to recharge at the resort’s idyllic private beach with calm turquoise waters, four picturesque pools and spa cabanas with breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea. The resort will also offer a variety of activities to appeal to adventure-seekers including diving, beach volleyball and shuffleboard.
“We are very pleased to partner with Hilton, a globally-recognized leader in hospitality, and benefit from Hilton’s global brand awareness and award-winning guest loyalty program,” said Atilay Uslu, founder, Corendon Group. “Starting September 2021, we look forward to welcoming Curio Collection by Hilton to the beautiful island of Curaçao. Our goal is to provide the very best service to our guests and Hilton Honors members and to show that Corendon’s hospitality is an added value for the Hilton brand.”
Mangrove Beach Corendon Curaçao Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton will offer nine distinct dining outlets, including pool and beach bars, specialty restaurants and a cigar and rum tasting lounge. Guests will be able to enjoy additional on-property amenities such as a fitness center and a premium waterpark, featuring six family-friendly water slides, including the infamous King Cobra, the only slide of its kind in the Caribbean.
In addition to the island’s world-renowned beaches, the resort is walking distance to the famous shops in historic Willemstad and conveniently located just five miles from Curaçao’s international airport.
“The signing of Mangrove Beach Corendon Curaçao Resort marks a major milestone for the brand as we add the latest all-inclusive property to Curio Collection, a growing portfolio of more than 100 one-of-a-kind handpicked hotels and resorts around the world,” said Jenna Hackett, global brand head, Curio Collection by Hilton. “Nestled in a protected nature preserve with a gorgeous private beach, this beautiful resort will boast stylish accommodations, elevated dining experiences and premier services and amenities, all coming together to offer guests a truly unique travel experience.”
Mangrove Beach Corendon Curaçao Resort, Curio Collection is the latest addition to join Hilton’s rapidly expanding portfolio of all-inclusive properties in prime beachfront destinations around the globe. Tapestry Collection marked the opening of its first all-inclusive resort last month with The Yucatan Resort, Playa del Carmen, and later this year, Hilton Cancun, an All-Inclusive Resort, is also slated to join the all-inclusive portfolio.
Mangrove Beach Corendon Curaçao Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton will participate in Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 18 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly will have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, exclusive member discounts, free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app.
Hilton currently has a portfolio of more than 170 hotels and resorts welcoming travellers in the Caribbean and Latin America, including more than 20 across the Caribbean. The company continues to pursue additional growth opportunities in the region and currently has a robust pipeline of nearly 110 hotels throughout the Caribbean and Latin America, including approximately 25 projects across several of the Caribbean islands.
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About Corendon Hotels & Resorts
Corendon Hotels & Resorts offers hotels and resorts in the Netherlands, Turkey, Ibiza and Curaçao. In Amsterdam these are the Corendon Village Hotel, the Corendon City Hotel and The College Hotel; a boutique hotel in the center of our capital. In Turkey Corendon offers two hotels: the Grand Park Kemer and Grand Park Lara. Ibiza is home to our Marble Stella Maris All Inclusive Resort and in Curaçao you will find the Livingstone Jan Thiel Resort and the Mangrove Beach Corendon Curacao Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton. Corendon has a strong position in the market due to its competitive prices, its no-nonsense character and its extensive experience in the travel world.
Hilton is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 22 world-class brands comprising more than 7,500 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 more than 180 million 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 stories.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
About Curio Collection by Hilton
Curio Collection by Hilton is a global portfolio of 160 individually remarkable hotels hand-picked to immerse guests in one-of-a-kind moments in the world’s most sought-after destinations. Each hotel in the Curio Collection evokes a bespoke story through distinctive architecture and design, world-class food & beverage and curated experiences, while providing the benefits of Hilton and its award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors. Experience Curio Collection by Hilton by booking at curiocollection.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 Curio Collection by Hilton at stories.hilton.com/curio, and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.