Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Worldwide’s global contemporary luxury brand, has announced 14 new hotel projects that will enable the brand to double in size over the next three years.
The Conrad brand currently 15 has hotels around the world in key cities and resort destinations such as Tokyo, Hong Kong, Bali, Indonesia; Brussels, Belgium, the Maldives, Chicago and Miami. The 14 hotels in the pipeline include the Conrad New York, Conrad Dubai, Conrad Sanya Haitang Bay in China and Conrad Koh Samui in Thailand, as well as a hotel in the Algarve in southern Portugal. An additional eight hotels and resorts will open by the end of 2013.
“The expansion of Conrad Hotels & Resorts further into the Asian market as well as to our growing markets, such as the United States, are strategic milestones for us,” says John T. A. Vanderslice, global head of luxury and lifestyle brands for Hilton Worldwide.
“We are strategically growing the Conrad brand by adding new-build hotels and resorts and smartly converting existing hotels to the brand,” says Ian Carter, president, global operations and development for Hilton Worldwide. “These forthcoming hotels will share the Conrad spirit of individuality and commitment to service and will further advance the brand’s reach in the world’s premier locations and most sought-after resort destinations.”