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Huge Chinese Conglomerate Selling Its $6.5 Hilton Stake, Maintains Radisson Ownership

CNN is reporting that Chinese conglomerate HNA Group is looking to offload its $6.5B stake in Hilton Worldwide. Back in 2016, HNA purchased a quarter stake in Hilton which turned into three separate investments when Hilton split into separate entities in 2017 – Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Grand Vacations, and Hilton Park Hotels & Resort. HNA’s…

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Conrad Opens New Caribbean Property

Hilton has officially opened the Conrad Cartagena on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. It’s marks Conrad’s entry into the Colombian market and joins just two other of the brand’s properties in Latin America. The hotel boasts five pools, a huge spa, a golf course, and seven food and beverage options. Hilton told the Caribbean Journal:…

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2,000 Bonus Points Per Hilton Stay (Even Award Stay!)

Earn 2,000 bonus points per stay at Hilton properties between January 1 and April 30, 2018. You will also receive an additional 10,000 bonus points for every 5 stays.

Following SPG and Marriott, Hilton has announced their first promotion for 2018! Under the “Points Unlimited” promotion, Hilton Honors members will earn 2,000 bonus points every stay, with 10,000 bonus points every 5 stays. Registration is already live, so make sure you register here. This promotion is valid for stays between January 1 and April 30,…

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AmEx Introducing Hilton Updates – Instant Diamond Status, Taking Over Citi’s Hilton Profile, Surpass Name Change

AmEx and Hilton announced new and updated products this morning including the Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card, a premium card that has some really cool perks. The card will offer instant Diamond status, $250 airline incidental fee credit, $250 Hilton resort credit, $100 on-property credit at Waldorf Astoria Hotels, and one weekend night reward at…

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Anbang “Has Hilton over a Barrel” as Waldorf Astoria Finally Begins Renovations Removing Most Rooms

The historic Waldorf Astoria in New York closed almost seven months ago for pending renovations, though no work has started thus far.  That will soon change as demolition work begins next month according to the New York Post. According to the article, Hilton has been “sweating bullets” as Chinese insurer Anbang has provided few updates…

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Conrad Maldives Now Offers “Instagram Butlers”

Conrad Maldives is offering Instagram Butlers to help guests find the perfect Instagrammable moment

Instagram has seen tremendous growth over the past decade, and vacation photos are among some of the most commonly shared posts on the network. Many have commented that millennials value experience over materialism, and the increased interest in traveling is perhaps a manifestation of that. And it’s no secret that many travelers post about their travel experience on Instagram, which often…

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