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Hilton New York JFK Airport Opens Through the Renovation and
Reflagging of the 356-room International JFK Airport Hotel

NEW YORK and MCLEAN, Va.
- Hilton Hotels & Resorts arrives today at John F. Kennedy International Airport with the reflagging and extensive renovation of International JFK Airport Hotel as Hilton New York  Airport. The opening marks the return of Hilton Worldwide's flagship brand to this leading metropolitan airport that serves travelers from around the world. Hilton New York JFK Airport joins Hilton Times Square, Hilton New York, Millenium Hilton, Hilton Manhattan East and Hilton New York Fashion District as the brand's sixth property in the New York metropolitan area.

"With our rich history of pioneering the airport hotel concept in 1959 in San Francisco, we are delighted to welcome this newly renovated, modern airport hotel near New York City to our global portfolio," said Dave Horton, global head, Hilton Hotels & Resorts. "This property is a great option for both business and leisure travelers seeking proximity to JFK Airport."

Located a quarter mile from one of the busiest U.S. airports, Hilton New York JFK Airport recently underwent an extensive renovation and now features inviting and elegantly appointed accommodations along with contemporary signature dining, flexible meeting space and a spacious lobby with expanded seating where guests can work or relax.

The hotel features 356 contemporary guest rooms, ranging from 263 standard and 64 executive rooms to 11 suites and 18 handicap-accessible guest rooms. Guests can enjoy a heated indoor pool and Hilton Fitness by Precor workout facility as well as a coffee bistro in the lobby that serves a selection of drinks and grab-and-go snacks. Restaurant 144 is the hotel's new dining concept that offers modern American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner, complete with a private dining room that extends an intimate, elegant setting for small groups.

With five meeting rooms including a ballroom measuring 3,784 square feet, Hilton New York JFK Airport also caters to business guests with an executive lounge and flight status board in the lobby. The hotel also provides a complimentary airport shuttle 24 hours a day.

Guests at Hilton New York JFK Airport are eligible to earn Hilton HHonors points and miles. Reservations can be made through Hilton Reservations Worldwide at 1-800-HILTONS or by visiting www.hilton.com

For additional information about the property, visit www.news.hilton.com/jfkairport.

About Hilton Hotels & Resorts

One of the most recognized name in the industry, Hilton Hotels & Resorts stands as the stylish, forward thinking global leader in hospitality. From inaugural balls and Hollywood award galas to business events and days to remember, Hilton is where the world makes history, closes the deal, toasts special occasions and gets away from it all. The flagship brand of Hilton Worldwide continues to build upon its legacy of innovation by developing products and services to meet the needs of tomorrow's savvy global travelers while more than 144,000 Team Members shape experiences in which every guest feels cared for, valued and respected. Today, the Hilton Hotels & Resorts portfolio includes more than 540 hotels in 78 countries and the brand remains synonymous with "hotel." Access the latest Hilton news at www.hiltonglobalmediacenter.com or begin your journey at www.hilton.com. Social media users can engage with Hilton at www.twitter.com/hiltononline, www.facebook.com/hilton and www.youtube.com/hilton. Hilton Hotels & Resorts is one of Hilton Worldwide's ten market-leading brands.

About Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,800 hotels and timeshare properties, with 630,000 rooms in 88 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®. Visit www.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide at www.facebook.com/hiltonworldwide, www.twitter.com/hiltonworldwide, www.youtube.com/hiltonworldwide, www.flickr.com/hiltonworldwide and www.linkedin.com/company/hilton-worldwide.
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Contact:

John Forrest Ales
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
+ 1 703 883 5212
johnforrest.ales@hilton.com


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