Hilton continues to strengthen its foothold in Asia with the opening of two properties - Sanya Yazhou Bay Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton, its first property in Greater China and Asia Pacific, and the second Conrad Hotels & Resorts property in Osaka, Japan.
Sanya Yazhou Bay Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton
Located on the West Coast of Hainan Island's southernmost city, a 25-minute drive from the Sanya Phonenix International Airport and 35 km away from the Sanya city centre, Sanya Yazhou Bay Resort joins the exclusive, upper upscale collection brand of more than 35 distinctive hotels and resorts around the world.
The resort offers 267 rooms and suites which include large soaking tubs and boast panoramic views of the sea, pool or tropical gardens. Other amenities include a 2,000-square meter swimming pool beach access, as well as a kids' club and game room for adults.
The resort is also an ideal venue for meetings and events with meeting and outdoor banquet spaces being equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual technology and the flexibility to be configured for events of any size, including a main 1,200 square meter meeting area and nine meeting rooms.
Sanya Yazhou Bay Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands.
The Conrad Hotels & Resorts brand celebrates further expansion in Japan with the opening of Conrad Osaka. Situated on the 33rd to 40th floors of the Nakanoshima Festival Complex, and located on the prime stretch between the Umeda and Namba districts, the hotel is the brand's first in Western Japan.
Starting at 50 square meters, its guest rooms and suites are among the largest in the city, offering contemporary design infused with traditional Japanese elements. All 164 rooms and suites offer exquisite views of the river or Osaka cityscape, with floor-to-ceiling windows. Digital control panels are also conveniently located in each room, allowing guests to control lighting, curtains and room temperature. Guests can also enjoy state-of-the-art amenities such as 49-inch plasma screen televisions, wired and wireless high-speed internet access, Bluetooth speakers, double vanities, rain showers, separate toilets and free-standing bathtubs.
Located near Nakanoshima station, the hotel provides easy access to Universal Studios Japan, as well as the country's famed train network. This allows travellers to explore major cultural sites in Western Japan.
With its pillar-free meeting facilities, Conrad Osaka is also the ultimate smart luxury venue for events. There are two ballrooms, one boardroom, and one divisible meeting room, all which offer natural daylight through its floor-to-ceiling windows and showcase an expansive Osaka cityscape. The main ballroom, a 225 square-meter space that can accommodate up to 100 guests, comes with a private foyer and a spiral staircase that offers an unforgettable wedding in the sky.
Conrad Osaka offers the popular Conrad Concierge, available through the Hilton Honors mobile app, which gives global luxury travellers the ability to customize details of their hotel stay before, during, and after each visit via a smartphone or tablet. Whether it is pre-selecting bath amenities or checking-in while in-transit from the airport, guests can access a variety of features by using the app.