Hilton to rebrand and renovate historic Paris hotel

Hilton is to rebrand the historic Concorde Opéra hotel under its Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand.

The hotel, located in the city’s 8th arrondissement, is to undergo an extensive renovation programme ahead of its rebrand to Hilton Paris Opera, with the property expected to open in 2015.  

It was recently acquired by Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe. Hilton Worldwide will operate the hotel under a management agreement on behalf of Blackstone.  

The property has 266 rooms and will feature an executive floor and lounge, dining facilities and meeting and conference space.  

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