Hilton Worldwide is to open its first hotel in Estonia’s capital, Talinn, it has been revealed. The property, which is expected to open in 2016, will be the operator’s first within the entire Baltic region.
“With Hilton Worldwide’s heritage in Europe stretching almost 60 years, we are delighted to announce our expansion into the Baltic region,” said Patrick Fitzgibbon, senior vice president, development, Europe & Africa, Hilton Worldwide. “Hilton Tallinn is a high quality project and a superb example of our core Hilton brand expanding in capital cities and popular destinations across the region.”
The new 202-room hotel will be located a few minutes from the city’s historic old town and its major commercial areas.
Rob Palleschi, global head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts said, “Conrad Hilton began opening hotels in Europe in the 1950s, bringing legendary Hilton service to many new destinations. This remarkable journey continues to this day as we expand into new countries such as Estonia, with superb projects joining the 152 properties Hilton Hotels & Resorts already features in Europe.”