Waldorf Astoria to open Beverly Hills hotel

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills in 2017. The 170-room hotel will form part of a complex that will also include the famous Beverly Hilton hotel and, at a later date, Waldorf Astoria Residences. 

Covering 12 floors, the hotel will be set on four hectares of land and will comprise a 465sq m Waldorf Astoria Spa, 585sq m of meeting and events space, retail outlets and a selection of food and beverage options that will include an outdoor restaurant. The hotel’s rooftop pool deck will feature a swimming pool, a lounge area and VIP cabanas, among other facilities.

John T.A. Vanderslice, global head of Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts at Hilton Worldwide, said: "Beverly Hills is synonymous with luxury and the arrival of our Waldorf Astoria brand to Beverly Hills is one of the most highly anticipated developments in our portfolio."