Just the other day, Hilton Hotels announced that it would be launching its first Waldorf Astoria Collection property in the Asia Pacific - The Beach House. The location of The Beach House is at the northern tip of Maldives. It is scheduled to join the Waldorf Astoria collection as soon as November 1, 2009.
The Beach House, which is owned by Sun Hotels and Resorts, is a luxurious and private resort and has been for several years. During these years it has already won several awards and been featured in the Conde Nast traveler Hot List. The Daily Telegraph UK also named The Beach House as the World’s Best New Hotel.
The Waldorf Astoria Collection, owned by Hilton Hotels, is a very distinctive selection of some of the greatest hotels in the world. Each of the hotels in the collection is celebrated for its own individual character, as well as its timeless architecture. Other hotels that have already been added into the Hitlon Hotels Waldorf Astoria Collection included Rome Cavalieri in Italy, Traianon Palacne Versailles in France, and the Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa in the United States.
The president of the Asia Pacific Hilton Hotels, Martin Rinck, said that The Beach House will be a great addition to the Waldorf Astoria Collection. It is known around the world for its amazing design and flawless atmosphere. He went on to say that Hilton was delighted to sign an agreement with Sun Hotels and Resorts to include this hotel. More information about The Beach House joining the Waldorf Astoria Collection will be released later on this year.Source: self-catering-breaks.com