Hilton Expands All-Inclusive and Luxury Portfolio in Mexico
Hilton signed three managed resorts in Mexico, further advancing the company’s all-inclusive and luxury expansion plans: Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort, Hilton Tulum All-Inclusive Resort and Conrad Tulum.
“Mexico has always been an extremely important destination for Hilton,” said Danny Hughes, executive vice president / president, Americas, Hilton. “These new additions are one more symbol that tourism in Mexico is rebounding, and it is with great pride that we continue to evolve our offerings in this booming market, particularly in the luxury and all-inclusive segments. . We are extremely proud of our new products, the continued partnership with Parks Holdings and the resilient team members who strive to bring the warmth of hospitality to the new resorts entering our portfolio. “
A development of Parks Hospitality and owned by Fibra UNO, the Hilton Vallarta Riviera All-Inclusive Resort is slated for conversion in Q4 2021. Located between the beaches of Banderas Bay and the Sierra Madres mountain range, the 444-room resort features a private beach, two swimming pools, a full-service spa, a fitness center, six craft cocktail bars and seven specialty restaurants. The resort offers nearly 26,000 square feet of meeting space, including 13,000 square feet of outdoor event space.
Owned and developed by Parks Hospitality, Conrad Tulum and Hilton Tulum All-Inclusive Resort are expected to join the Hilton portfolio in Q4 2021 and Q1 2022, respectively.
“We are honored and excited to extend our successful partnership with Hilton with these iconic resorts and bring unprecedented new luxury options to Tulum,” said Charles Elmann Fasja, CEO of Parks Holdings. “We believe that Mexico’s unique combination of people, culture, food and natural beauty makes it the world’s best tourist destination and we look forward to our continued future growth with Hilton. “
The new 349-room Conrad Tulum will be Conrad Hotels & Resorts’ first hotel in Quintana Roo, on the east coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. Located near one of Mexico’s best-preserved Mayan sites, the property features a design aesthetic inspired by Tulum’s lush landscape, scenic beaches, and surrounding nature reserves. The resort also offers seven restaurants and bars and five swimming pools.
The 735-room beachfront Hilton Tulum All-Inclusive resort will present travelers with an upscale and elevated all-inclusive experience. The resort will offer seven dining experiences; a multiple pool complex with a water park; and a secluded beach.
In addition to the variety of dining and leisure options at Conrad Tulum or the Hilton Tulum All-Inclusive Resort, all guests of either hotel will have access to a spa of over 21,500 square feet, with 16 treatment rooms and a swimming pool, in a private and quiet space surrounded by tropical resort gardens. Guests visiting for meetings or events will have access to 55,000 square feet of space. convention center and auditorium for up to 400 people.
Continued growth in Mexico
Hilton continues to show confidence in the rebound of the tourism industry, including in Mexico, as evidenced by the recent opening of the Yucatan Resort Playa Del Carmen, the Tapestry Collection by Hilton as well as the upcoming Hilton Cancun, a All-inclusive resort located on 100 acres of the Mayan Coastline with an aquatic complex, 12 all-inclusive dining experiences and 715 guest rooms.
With these latest additions, travelers can choose from six all-inclusive Hilton resorts in Mexico and four luxury resorts, including the Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos Pedregal, the recently opened Conrad Punta de Mita, and the Waldorf Astoria Cancun, which will debut in 2022.
“The addition of these resorts reinforces Hilton’s commitment to continue our all-inclusive growth strategy and expand our portfolio of luxury resorts in the region’s leading leisure destinations,” said Juan Corvinos, vice president of development, Caribbean and Latin America, Hilton. “With today’s travelers planning that much-desired getaway, Hilton has some remarkable options. The announcement of these three new Hilton properties in Mexico follows other recent all-inclusive development news: the May 2021 opening of the Yucatan Resort Playa Del Carmen, Tapestry Collection by Hilton and the upcoming opening in September 2021 of Mangrove Beach Corendon. Curaçao Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton and Hilton Cancun opens in November 2021, an all-inclusive resort.