Tue | 03.07.2018
Tourism & Travel
Athénée Palace Hilton Bucharest Named as Romania’s Leading Hotel at the 25th Edition of the World Travel Awards Europe
Hilton Properties Have Banked 19 Awards Across Europe
BUCHAREST, Romania – 2 July 2018 – Athénée Palace Hilton Bucharest has been recognised as Romania’s Leading Hotel for the third consecutive time, and Romania’s Leading Business Hotel for the second year in a row, at the World Travel Awards Europe 2018 – the travel industry’s renowned awards programme.
The 2018 Europe Gala Ceremony which took place in Athens, Greece on 30 June, saw Athénée Palace Hilton Bucharest take the win for two of the 19 awards won by Hilton properties, as voted by travel and tourism professionals globally.
The two recognitions as Romania’s Leading Hotel and Romania’s Leading Business Hotel highlight the hotel’s upscale features, and its commitment to providing great guest service, outstanding experiences and high-class business and conference facilities.
Rainer Gieringer, general manager, Athénée Palace Hilton, said, “It is an honour to have been recognised by the World Travel Awards 2018, especially for the third consecutive year. Both of the awards are testament to the genuine passion and dedication our hotel puts into going the extra mile for our guests. Thank you to all of our amazing Team Members at Athénée Palace Hilton who made this great achievement possible.”
Hilton was recognised in the following categories at the 2018 World Travel Awards for Europe:
The prominent World Travel Awards, established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence in the hospitality sector, have become a key global institution of the industry, and is recognised as the ultimate hallmark of quality worldwide.
More information on the categories and winners of the World Travel Awards 2018 can be found at
About Athénée Palace Hilton Bucharest
Athénée Palace Hilton Bucharest hotel is one of the city’s most sophisticated and prestigious landmarks. Built in 1914 and situated within the heart of the city, the hotel provides spectacular views over Revolution Square. The hotel offers a wealth of premium amenities in its 272 guestrooms and suites, 13 fully-renovated meeting rooms, a Health Club with pool, and fine dining in its two restaurants, terrace and bar.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,300 properties with more than 863,000 rooms, in 106 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information.