Hilton opens 500th Homewood Suites

The new Homewood Suites by Hilton Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic has 145 suites. Photo credit: Hilton

Hilton’s Homewood Suites brand has opened its 500th property and its first hotel in the Caribbean, the Homewood Suites by Hilton Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.  
Owned by Inversiones Robledo SAS and managed by Hilton, the hotel has 145 suites. Public spaces include a fitness center, a rooftop bar and a pool as well as meeting and event space for up to 15 attendees.

The brand’s pipeline has more than 100 hotels with more than 12,000 suites across the U.S., Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean.

The opening marks the latest expansion into the Caribbean and Latin America from the all-suites brands by Hilton, comprised of Embassy Suites by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton. The company has approximately 150 hotels and resorts open in the Caribbean and Latin America, including more than 20 hotels in the Caribbean. The company’s pipeline has more than 90 hotels underway throughout the region, including nearly 20 projects in the Caribbean.

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