50 Ways Vegas Has Changed Since Frommer’s 1998

ShortArmsDeepPockets explores 50 Ways Vegas Has Changed since 1998. As I sat around daydreaming about my upcoming Vegas trip (#21 and counting), I got to reminiscing about my first trip. Back in 1999, I had picked up a discounted copy of Frommer’s 1998 travel guide for Las Vegas. It was...

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Hilton timeshare tower opens in Waikiki

Hilton Grand Vacations announced the opening of its latest timeshare property in Hawaii, a new tower in Waikiki that marks the fifth property for HGV on Oahu and eighth total in the state. The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations Club is a 38-story tower with 418 one-, two- and...

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New Hilton time-share property in Hawaii already at 99% occupancy

The Grand Islander, a 38-story Hawaii time-share property by Hilton Grand Vacations, is at 99 percent occupancy just two weeks after opening in Waikiki. The 418-unit building has a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units and was designed by local architecture firm G70 with interior design by Southern California-based...

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Hilton Grand Vacations opens eighth Hawai‘i property

Hawaii News Now – KGMB and KHNL Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. announces the opening of The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations Club, the company’s newest timeshare tower in Waikiki. The Grand Islander is the fifth HGV property on the island of Oahu and eighth in Hawaii. “The Grand Islander...

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Grand Islander timeshare opens in Waikiki

The Grand Islander by Hilton Grand Vacations, a new 37-story timeshare tower on the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort campus, was 93 percent occupied for its grand opening today. Developed by New York-based Blackstone Group LP, the $420 million tower is adjacent to the Tapa Tower along Kalia Road...

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27 Reasons to Book a Vacation Now

Ocean 22 by Hilton Grand Vacations Club Myrtle Beach, South Carolina The beaches, bars, and boardwalk of Myrtle Beach are just a sandy stroll away from this 22-story resort that opened in the summer of 2015. The beachfront complex features 220 one-, two-, and three-bedroom suites as well as outdoor...

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People on the move – 3/13 – Barbara Hollkamp

Hospitality Barbara Hollkamp was appointed chief human resources officer at Hilton Grand Vacations, Orlando. Source: Orlando Sentinel View full article as PDF

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With Its Upcoming Earnings Release, What’s Next For Hilton Grand Vacations?

Summary HGV will release earnings on March 1 after the market closes. HLT gave investors an early look at its 2016 performance with their recent earnings release. The market has reacted positively to other timeshare companies over recent months. Inside the numbers, there are a few items that investors should...

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Hilton split: Legacy helps vacation ownership stand alone

On January 4, Hilton Worldwide spun off into three separate and simplified publically traded companies – all motivated by goals to capitalize on growth opportunities, as well as create greater efficiencies and shareholder values. The results: Hilton, the fee-based management and franchise company; Park Hotels & Resorts, a REIT with...

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Hilton split: Park REIT in Baltimore’s wheelhouse

On January 4, Hilton Worldwide spun off into three separate and simplified publically traded companies – all motivated by goals to capitalize on growth opportunities, as well as create greater efficiencies and shareholder values. The results: Hilton, the fee-based management and franchise company; Park Hotels & Resorts, a REIT with...

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