Hilton has used its partnership with Playa Hotels & Resorts to introduce three new all-inclusive resorts to its portfolio. These resorts are located in Mexico and the Dominican Republic and all are bookable using Hilton Honors points via Hilton.com.
I've yet to meet someone who doesn't like the idea of an overwater villa so the news that Hilton will be opening a new resort offering exactly that should bring a smile to a few people's faces.
Hilton has launched a 72 hour flash sale for its properties in Japan, South Korea, Guam, the Maldives and Thailand. The booking period ends on 23 November 2018 so you don't have too long to decide if you should book or what property you should book.
If you're a Hilton loyalist who has been awaiting the opening of the new Conrad in Washington DC your patience will soon be rewarded. Hilton has announced that the Conrad Washington DC is now accepting reservations for guests, meetings and events "in anticipation of its opening in February 2019"
Hilton's second big promotion of 2018 has been running since 1 May and offers all Hilton Honors members double points for stays made at most Hilton properties through 31 August 2018. As Hilton promotions go this a reasonably good one but I've only just noticed that for some of us, it's actually better than I thought.
Hilton has launched a flash sale for stays at its properties in the US, Canada and Latin America in which its offering up to 20% off stays booked by Monday 25 June 2018. You'll have to be a Hilton Honors member to get the maximum discount but, as its free to sign up, that shouldn't be an issue for anyone.
Angelenos looking for somewhere to go on a weekend break along the Pacific Coast Highway may now have a new property to check out thanks to a multi-million dollar refurbishment project at an old Doubletree property. The Fess Parker, A DoubleTree by Hilton Resort in Santa Barbara has undergone a complete renovation and has reopened its doors as the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort.
Hilton first unveiled its "Connected Room" back in December and it was announced as the first hotel room in which guests could control their stay from one central device - the guest's mobile device. The whole project has been in beta testing for a number of months but now Hilton is stating to roll out the Connected Room concept across the US.
The Conrad Maldives has announced that it will soon offer an undersea residence. Due to be completed in the fourth quarter of this year the new residence will be called "Muraka" (which means coral in the local language) and will offer "an intimate and immersive experience of one of the Earth’s most breathtaking marine environments".
Hilton has launched a new sale that's going to be of interest to anyone looking to visit the Asia-Pacific region this year. The sale is called "the great getaways" and encompasses Hilton properties across Australasia, India and Southeast Asia although it would appear as if not all properties are participating.