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Pipeline 4 February 2020

LXR Hotels and Resorts - Kyoto

LXR Hotels and Resorts Arrives in Asia Pacific With Monumental Signing in Kyoto

Scheduled for Autumn 2021 – 114 Rooms

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Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announced the signing of a new LXR Hotels & Resorts property in Kyoto, Japan, marking the debut of the luxury brand in Asia Pacific. LXR Hotels & Resorts is Hilton's collection of independent luxury hotels in which each property offers a unique and locally immersive experience that is deeply personalized and naturally woven into the fabric of the destination. While each hotel embodies a distinctive character and history, all LXR hotels are united through exceptional service and access to the extensive benefits and strength of the Hilton enterprise, for both owners and guests alike.

In collaboration with esteemed real estate company, Tokyu Land Corporation, the new LXR property is scheduled to open in autumn 2021 as part of the 28.6-acre Shozan Resort Kyoto. This resort is home to some of Kyoto's most-notable and idyllic Japanese gardens, historic Japanese architecture, authentic tea houses, and five unique restaurants offering authentic local cuisines.

The LXR portfolio continues to attract properties whose owners share in the passion and commitment to adventure-seeking luxury guests, delivering one-of-a-kind experiences in the most sought-after destinations around the world. The latest addition in Kyoto is the second franchise agreement between Hilton and Tokyu Land Corporation, following the success of KYUKARUIZAWA KIKYO, Curio Collection by Hilton in 2018.

Located at the foothills of the Takagamine mountains in the northern part of Kyoto, the new 114-room hotel is within walking distance from the iconic Kinkaku-ji "Golden Pavilion" and other historic temples such as Koetsuji Temple and Genkoan Temple. As the city continues to draw more visitors, this area has developed as a luxury enclave that offers Michelin-starred restaurants and international luxury hotel brands.

LXR Hotels & Resorts features a selection of unrivaled luxury hotels that thrive independently, each providing a unique and locally immersive experience, while having access to the extensive benefits of the Hilton enterprise. As a collection of independent hotels, LXR properties distinguish themselves through an unwavering commitment to personalized and intuitive service, unique aesthetic and design, and locally inspired experiences for its guests. LXR caters to the affluent, yet adventurous traveller who prioritizes a hotel's unique character, effortless service and extraordinary destination. Hilton launched its luxury collection brand LXR in 2018 and features iconic properties in Dubai, London, and Anguilla.

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LXR Hotels & Resorts is Hilton’s luxury collection brand, with each location offering a singular travel experience native to its place, history, and tradition. Found in the world's most alluring destinations, LXR Hotels & Resorts immerse you in truly profound travel experiences.
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Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 17 world-class brands comprising nearly 6,000 properties with more than 954,000 rooms, in 117 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton earned a spot on the 2019 World’s Best Workplaces list, and has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history.
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