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6 Amazing Hotels Which Were Never Built — and One Real Underwater Residence Just Announced

Stays at hotel and resort properties around the world are discussed in articles with photographs here at The Gate with the main purpose of giving you information to reach a decision about whether or not you should stay at them if you find yourself in the corners of the planet where they are located — but imagine six hotel properties which were planned but never realized.

Although…

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My First Stay at a Canopy by Hilton Hotel — and The Verdict Is…

The grand opening of the Canopy by Hilton Reykjavik City Centre on Sunday, June 5, 2016 also marked the worldwide debut of the first hotel property of the Canopy brand — and I had the opportunity to stay in one of its 110 guest rooms during my first night in Iceland after a day of exploring the southern peninsula of the country.

This is probably the most extensive and detailed review of a Canopy by Hilton hotel property — which includes at least…

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Tru by Hilton Improved Its Breakfast Options?

“Comin’ In Hot: NEW Breakfast Items at Tru by Hilton” is the title of an e-mail message which I received earlier today; and I clicked on the link to see what are the options offered at breakfast.

Food items which were added to breakfast now include…

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Savor a New York City Weekend Package 2018 With Hilton

With its nightlife, architecture, history, varied cuisine, famous landmarks, history, and the hustle and bustle of its many different kinds of people, New York is truly one of the hottest travel destinations in the world — but staying in the heart of Manhattan can more often than not lighten your wallet or purse considerably.

If you plan on staying the weekend in the greater New York metropolitan area at any time through Saturday, October 27, 2018, Hilton is offering…

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No, Hilton is Not Closing Its Executive Lounges Systemwide — But…

After a long day of being with a client in a location far from home, sometimes there is nothing like repairing to the executive lounge of a hotel at which you are staying as a guest, partaking in some of the snack offerings and imbibing in a few drinks — and perhaps catching a game on the large flat-screen television, using the computer and printer, admiring the view of the sunset outside the balcony, or reading a magazine — before heading off to your room to relax for the evening…

…so when trying to use an executive lounge at the…

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Conrad Punta del Este Resort and Casino Leaving Hilton

When I wrote this article on Thursday, March 1, 2018 pertaining to staying four consecutive nights at any of 24 participating properties of the Conrad Hotels & Resorts brand through Monday, December 31, 2018, you only pay for the first three nights, as the fourth night is free — or, more accurately, you get a discount of 25 percent off of the cost of your entire stay — the Conrad Punta del Este Resort and Casino in Uruguay was one of those resort properties.

I say “was” because of the notification posted at the official Internet web site of the resort property…

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