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Unique Experiences: A Few of Our Favorite Hilton Hotels Around the World

The Vacationeer

Sublime views. Impeccable service. Prime locations. Unique style. Artistic design. Delectable eats. The list goes on.

Hilton hotels include a wide variety of locations around the world. Here are some of our favorite Hilton hotels and what makes them so special.

Hilton Los Cabos Beach Resort

Los Cabos, Mexico

If you are looking for a resort destination that offers incredible local cuisine, activities for all ages, and an infinity pool that is so large it never feels crowded, book your vacation in Cabo. Grab a coconut water served in a freshly cut coconut and claim your view overlooking the turquoise waters of Baja. Hilton Los Cabos Resort is a special place where you can relax among the natural beauty of Los Cabos and take in the hospitable culture of Mexico.

Top Five Features

  1. Infinity pool with lazy river elements and a swim-up bar and restaurant
  2. Private balcony overlooking the ocean (for resort rooms)
  3. Kids Club and kid-friendly activities throughout the day
  4. Daily specials at the spa
  5. Concierge team to arrange all your activities (many of which are discounted) both on and off property

Embassy Suites by Hilton Mandalay Beach Resort 

Oxnard, Calif. (Central Coast)

The oceanfront Embassy Suites Mandalay Beach – Hotel & Resort in Oxnard, Calif., is the only southern California all-suite beachfront resort, located by the beautiful Channel Islands Harbor. The 8.5-acre resort includes a pool with cascading waterfalls, exotic gardens, and steaming lagoons. The resort also offers the perfect location for a stunning beach wedding ceremony - California sunset included.

Top Five Features

  1. Complimentary made-to-order breakfast and evening Manager’s Reception
  2. Fitness center, heated outdoor pool, sport and tennis courts
  3. Newly added spa with modern treatment rooms
  4. Resort activities like dive-in movies, hair braiding, s’mores on the beach and tennis lessons
  5. 16,000 sq. ft. flexible meeting/event space

Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton

Coronado, Calif. (San Diego)

“Write your story in the sand.”

Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton is an iconic destination on the edge of the Pacific, just minutes from downtown San Diego. The island setting captures the relaxed beauty and seaside charms of the quintessential Southern California lifestyle. Relax on the beach, socialize by the iconic pool, or walk the hallways filled with history of the Emerald City’s past. A living legend for nearly 130 years, “The Del” celebrates its rich history as the proud host to celebrities, royalty, and beach-loving guests.

Top Five Features

  1. Clambakes, movies on the beach, and fireworks
  2. Full spa
  3. Shops at The Del
  4. Spin class on the beach
  5. Walking distance to the magical town of Coronado

Mahogany Bay Resort & Beach Club, Curio Collection by Hilton

Ambergris Caye, Belize

Located on the stunning island of Ambergris Caye, this resort is the perfect stop for a relaxed adventure. By boat, theMahogany Bay Resort & Beach Club is just minutes from Belize Barrier Reef, the largest in the Western Hemisphere. Charming cottage or villa-style rooms boast breezy, open spaces, local hardwoods, and indoor and outdoor seating. The Great House is the heart of the resort’s social scene with guests, residents, locals, and travelers gathering in this grand 22,000 sq. ft. hub, the largest standing wooden structure in Belize.

Top Five Features 

  1. Suites with small kitchens
  2. Scuba School Belize with half-day and three-day trips to the underwater world
  3. Science and Soul Wellness, the largest holistic health and yoga centers in Belize
  4. Unique and diverse dining options
  5. Mixology bar, ice cream, and doughnut shops

Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts

Roma, Italy

Perched above Italy’s historic city, Rome Cavalieri offers travelers a combination of luxury and local culture. Beautiful landscaping, indoor and outdoor pools, exquisite accommodations, and views, views, views, make this Hilton flagship a treasure.

Top Five Features

  1. Outdoor dining with breathtaking city views
  2. Indoor and outdoor pools
  3. Rooftop hot tub with stunning views
  4. Rome’s residents can belong to the Grand Cavalleri Spa, so you know you are traveling like a local
  5. On-property shaded jogging trail with exercise stations along the way 

Conrad Bora Bora Nui

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Enchanting environments, indulgent amenities, and personalized service are all hallmarks of this Bora Bora resort. Polynesian culture and mythology are highlighted throughout the property and the public spaces show off all the nature beauty the island is known for. You can find the best of both worlds – seclusion and connection – during your tropical escape. Swim daily in the over-sized infinity pool, stay for the captivating views at sunset, and request your favorite cocktail at the swim up bar.

Top Five Features

  1. Tamari’i Kids Club with age appropriate activities for children 3-16
  2. Miniature golf
  3. Private island inlet (Motu Tapu) available exclusively to guests
  4. Six restaurants, all with amazing views
  5. Hina Spa, featuring an outdoor treatment deck overlooking the lagoon

  theWIT, A Doubletree by Hilton Hotel

Chicago, Illinois

Boldly living in the heart of Chicago’s theater, arts, and shopping district,theWit Hotel stands as a homage to creativity and expression. With features like eye-popping design, stunning views, and innovative culinary creations, a stay at theWit is to experience all that Chicago has to offer you while relaxing in the most luxurious of accommodations.

Top Five Features

  1. Bold art around every corner
  2. Boutique-feel hotel
  3. ROOF – one of the best rooftop bars in the city
  4. Newly renovated fitness center overlooking the city
  5. SCREEN – multimedia theater with seating for 40 people

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

Santa Barbara, California

After a multi-million dollar renovation, the property has transformed from the Fess Parker, A Doubletree by Hilton Resort to the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort. Set across eight villa-style buildings along California’s central coastline, the resort offers stunning views from every room, casual dining options, a large heated pool, and a breathtaking outdoor event space. The resort is within walking distance of beautiful downtown Santa Barbara.

Top Five Features

  1. Newly-renovated, spacious guest rooms with fresh, coastal design
  2. Private balcony or patio with garden, mountain, or ocean views from every room
  3. The largest outdoor pool in Santa Barbara
  4. Recreation equipment
  5. Private beach catering and the iconic Fess Parker Winery and Vineyard

Canopy by Hilton Portland Pearl District

Portland, Oregon

Welcome to Canopy by Hilton Portland Pearl District, set amid dining and nightlife in one of Portland’s most beloved neighborhoods. You can walk to Portland Streetcar and MAX Light Rail stops or borrow a Canopy bike to cycle the city. Start your day with a complimentary artisanal breakfast in Canopy Central or have a Canopy breakfast bag delivered to your door.

Top Five Features

  1. Filtered water stations on every floor so you can refuel and feel hydrated
  2. Locally roasted coffees and espresso drinks
  3. Complimentary evening tastings of beer and wine from the region
  4. Relax in the Canopy Retreat with a cup of tea
  5. Rooftop fitness center overlooking the Pearl District 

The Cotton Sail Hotel Savannah, Tapestry Collection by Hilton 

Savannah, Georgia

Positioned in the buzzing Historic District and housed within an 1800s cotton warehouse, The Cotton Sail Hotel tips its hat to its nostalgic past through preservation and revitalization – anchored by original 200-year-old pine hardwood floors and a Historic Preservation Award. With seafood dining below, balconies overlooking the river, and Top Deck – one of Savannah’s only rooftop bars, step into something spectacular at each level of The Cotton Sail.

Top Five Features

  1. Top Deck – premiere rooftop bar to watch a Savannah sunset
  2. Preservation of the past
  3. On-site marketplace
  4. Easy city access
  5. A new Hilton property to add to your Hilton experience

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