Hilton Celebrates 100 Years Today, May 31, 2019

Funny how a single decision can lead to a historic moment.

On Saturday, May 31, 1919, Conrad Hilton set out to purchase a bank. On his way, however, he decided instead to purchase a local hotel in Cisco, Texas called The Mobley.

You might say that the rest is history…

…so let us take a look at the storied history of what we now know as Hilton — which today is 100 years since that fateful day — through…

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Earn $100 in Hotel Credit Per Night With Waldorf Astoria and Conrad — But That is Not Really New…

You may have seen articles appearing at BoardingArea recently pertaining to a credit of $100.00 per night when you book a reservation at least three days in advance for your next stay of a minimum of two consecutive nights at any of 70 participating hotel and resort properties of the Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts and Conrad Hotels & Resorts brands worldwide…

…but these promotions…

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Review: Hampton Inn & Suites Tarpon Springs

I happened to travel to the greater Tampa metropolitan area recently where I was going to stay — and one of the hotel properties at which I stayed was the Hampton Inn & Suites Tarpon Springs.

The base rates for the two nights I stayed at the Hampton Inn & Suites Tarpon Springs was…

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Signia Hilton: Officially Launched as the Newest Brand By Hilton

“Signia Hilton is confirmed as a brand in development which will be introduced in 2019; but what was not officially confirmed were the following details: that the first property of the Signia Hilton brand — of which premiere meetings and events will be its focus — will be located adjacent to the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta.”

That paragraph you just read was from this article which I wrote on Friday, December 14, 2018; and as of a few days ago, the Signia Hilton brand — which is the 17th brand of the Hilton portfolio — was officially announced.

Focused as the premier brand of Hilton for…

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Save 20 Percent on Room Rates With Hilton February 2019 in the Southeastern United States

You can save 20 percent on room rates at Hilton hotel properties in 13 cities and metropolitan areas in the southeastern United States if you book your reservations only from Friday, February 15, 2019 through Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 11:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time for stays completed from Monday, February 18, 2019 through Sunday, May 12, 2019.

The catch is…

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Two More New Brands From Hilton: LXR Hotels & Resorts and Signia Hilton

Habtoor Palace became the first hotel property to be a part of the LXR Hotels & Resorts brand of Hilton earlier this year — a brand which emphasizes luxury with such words as unrivaled, legendary, pedigree and intriguing.

Located in the Al Habtoor City section of Dubai, the luxury hotel — which is currently…

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Motto by Hilton Is Newest Affordable Lifestyle Brand — But Will It Succeed?

Experiences seem to be more and more of a significant part of what travel is all about — but for many people, they must be affordable. As the Hampton by Hilton brand has evolved in becoming somewhat more upscale over the years — similar to the overall evolution of the Civic model by Honda Motor Company — a bonafide affordable option located at or near otherwise expensive city centers in the Hilton portfolio is currently missing…

…and that vacancy may be filled by Motto, which is the newest affordable lifestyle brand recently announced from Hilton. As a guest, it will empower you by giving you the freedom to create your own experiences in the most sought-after cities around the world.

How does a multinational company offer an affordable lodging option in a prime global location? Offer a…

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