Hilton Enhances Luxury Portfolio in India, Welcomes Jaipur’s First Conrad Hotels and Resorts


National, April 2nd, 2024: Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has announced the signing of Conrad Jaipur, marking the debut of Conrad Hotels & Resorts in the iconic “pink city” of India. The new 246-key hotel will be developed in collaboration with SunnyRaj Properties Pvt Ltd and is slated to open in 2027. This milestone solidifies Hilton’s commitment to expand its luxury portfolio in the country, adding to Conrad properties in Pune and Bengaluru, and following the signing of India’s first Waldorf Astoria in Jaipur last year.

“India is an emerging force of travel demand and a priority growth market for Hilton. Rajasthan in particular boasts 75% of India’s heritage properties, and its capital city Jaipur has fast established itself as a choice destination for tourism and weddings. We are proud to partner with SunnyRaj Properties Pvt Ltd, introduce our award-winning Conrad Hotels & Resorts brand to Jaipur, and capture the burgeoning demand of the wedding industry here. This latest signing underscores Hilton’s time-tested ability to deliver best-in-class owner returns, and we look forward to shaping the future of luxury hospitality here.”

Alan Watts, president, Asia Pacific, Hilton

Nestled in the heart of Jaipur’s vibrant Mansarovar area and just a 15-minute drive from Jaipur International Airport, Conrad Jaipur promises exceptional connectivity to the new Jaipur Ring Road and Delhi-Mumbai Expressway. Positioned at a prime locale near the city’s cultural hubs, the bold, sophisticated design of Conrad Jaipur draws inspiration from the city’s rich heritage and imperial history.

Featuring best-in-class amenities, guest rooms inside the property range from deluxe rooms to suites with private plunge pools and an expansive Presidential Suite. With over 1,800 square meters of event space, complemented by meticulously landscaped lawns, courtyards, and gardens, Conrad Jaipur offers an exquisite setting for bespoke celebrations, opulent weddings and world-class events.

“With its bold design and impactful experiences, Conrad’s entry into Jaipur further reinforces our luxury focus in India. Service delivered with genuine warmth and intent remains our defining hallmark, and we look forward to imbuing this destination with traditions of the Pink City coupled with the brand’s contemporary flair.”

Candice D’Cruz, vice president, Luxury Brands, Asia Pacific, Hilton

“We are honored to introduce the Conrad Hotels and Resorts brand to Jaipur, in collaboration with esteemed global hospitality brand, Hilton. Jaipur holds a prominent place among tourists and wedding seekers, and we are confident that the addition of Conrad Jaipur will revolutionize and enhance hospitality experiences for discerning conscientious travelers. Our ethos revolves around crafting spaces that reflect our values of excellence, innovation and customer delight. This partnership also signifies our debut in the luxury hospitality sector, highlighting our enthusiasm and dedication to fostering growth in this dynamic industry and contributing to Jaipur’s remarkable evolution in recent years.”

Rajendra Mundra, managing director, SunnyRaj Properties Pvt Ltd

With a current portfolio of 26 hotels in India and an additional 19 in the pipeline, Hilton is on course to triple its estate here to 75 trading and pipeline hotels in the coming years. Hilton’s growth momentum underscores its deep commitment to establishing a commanding presence in the region and reinforcing its leadership in the dynamic Indian hospitality market.

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 22 world-class brands comprising more than 7,500 properties and nearly 1.2 million rooms, in 126 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed over 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, was named the No. 1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune and has been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for seven consecutive years. Hilton has introduced industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the more than 180 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money cannot buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit stories.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.