Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., formerly Hilton Hotels Corporation, is an American multinational hospitality company that manages and franchises a broad portfolio of hotels and resorts. Founded by Conrad Hilton in 1919, the corporation is now led by Christopher J. Nassetta.Hilton is headquartered in Tysons Corner, Virginia. As of September 2018, its portfolio includes more than 5,500 properties (including timeshare properties) with over 894,000 rooms in 109 countries and territories.Prior to their December 2013 IPO, Hilton was ranked as the 36th largest privately held company in the United States by Forbes.Hilton was founded by Conrad Hilton in Cisco, Texas, in 1919 and had its headquarters in Beverly Hills, California, from 1969 until 2009. In August 2009, the company moved to Tysons Corner, unincorporated Fairfax County, Virginia, near McLean.

In 1919, Conrad Hilton purchased his first hotel, the 40-room Mobley Hotel in Cisco, Texas, and bought additional Texas hotels as years passed.In 1925, the Dallas Hilton became the first hotel to use the Hilton name.Hilton is credited with pioneering the airport hotel concept with the opening of the San Francisco Airport Hilton in 1959.In 1965, Hilton launched Lady Hilton, the first hotel concept created specifically for women guests.To appeal to female travellers, a number of properties offered floors occupied by only women along with distinct amenities for their usage.In 1979, founder Conrad Hilton died at the age of 91. Hilton Hotels Corporation later created the Conrad Hotels brand in honor of Hilton.The company has been a sponsor of the United States Olympic Team.

Luxury

  • Conrad Hotels & Resorts
  • Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts

Full Service

  • Curio Collection by Hilton
  • Hilton Hotels & Resorts (Flagship Brand of Hilton Worldwide)
  • Tapestry Collection by Hilton
  • DoubleTree by Hilton

Focused Service

  • Hampton by Hilton
  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Tru by Hilton

All Suites

  • Embassy Suites by Hilton
  • Home2 Suites by Hilton
  • Homewood Suites by Hilton

Lifestyle

  • Canopy by Hilton

Timeshare

  • Hilton Grand Vacations

Former

  • Coral by Hilton
  • Denizen Hotels
  • Lady Hilton
  • Scandic Hotels

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