Hilton Expands in Panama

Hilton Hotels Corporation will open 4 hotels under its Hilton, Embassy Suites, DoubleTree and Hilton Garden Inn brands in Panama.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

The 351-room Hilton Panama Hotel is scheduled to open in 2011 and it will be directly operated by Hilton Hotels Corporation. Embassy Suites by Hilton Panama City will also be operated by the Corporation and it will have 306 rooms. They also hope to open this hotel in 2011.

Doubletree by Hilton Panama City and Panama Hilton Garden Inn Hotels are under franchise contracts, and they will have 213 and 163 rooms respectively.

The vice president of operations for Hilton Hotels Corporation for the Caribbean, Mexico and Latin America, Daniel Hughes, said: “These newest additions reinforce our commitment to add a number of properties to our Central America portfolio and to have a presence in one of the region’s fastest growing destinations.”

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New Hotel Investments in Central America

September 2017

Hilton Hotels has announced the development of nine hotel projects in the region, which together will add approximately 1,300 rooms to the hotel chain in Central America.

From a press release by Hilton Hotels:

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announces the expansion of its Latin American footprint with new deals signed in Central America.

Another Hotel Opens in Panama

January 2015

The Hilton hotel chain has opened a 108 room hotel of the Hampton brand in downtown Panama City.

From a press release issued by Hilton Worldwide:

Hampton, of the Hilton hotel chain, continues its international expansion by announcing the opening of its first hotel in Panama.

Hotel DoubleTree By Hilton Opens in Panama

November 2011

With a $30 million, the new hotel has opened its doors in the Panamanian capital as part of the multinational hotel chain.

The hotel will have 213 rooms of which 18 will be executive suites, 60 will be doubles and 117 will be "Kings". It plans cater for every kind of tourist and visitor.

Hilton Garden Inn Hotel in Costa Rica

September 2008

A multi-million dollar contract was announce by the Hilton chain to establish their first Garden Inn Hotel in Central American, in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

The establishment, which will be the Hilton family's fifth in Costa Rica, will have 169 rooms, 10 of which will be luxury suites.

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