Conrad Hotels & Resorts announced its debut in California with the signing of Conrad Los Angeles. The hotel is part of Related Companies’ mixed-use development, The Grand LA, located in downtown Los Angeles.
“With Los Angeles experiencing its largest downtown development boom in nearly a century, we believe 2022 is the right time to introduce such a dynamic hotel and exciting development to this cultural epicenter,” said Danny Hughes, executive vice president and president, Americas, Hilton, in a press statement. “We’re thrilled to continue to expand Conrad’s footprint in the Americas and have the opportunity to bring this empowered and design-forward brand to a new market.”
Expected to open in 2022 and managed by Hilton, the 28-story hotel will include 305 guestrooms with bold design, as well as a spa, an indoor/outdoor lobby with views of the iconic Walt Disney Concert Hall, and a 16,000 sq. ft. rooftop terrace complete with a private pool deck overlooking downtown LA. Guests will enjoy locally inspired culinary experiences through dining outlets featuring expansive lounges and outdoor amenities that embrace California’s outdoor culture, while staying true to Conrad’s commitment to wellness and sustainable travel. The luxury property will also offer 12,000 sq. ft. of meeting and event facilities with integrated technology capabilities as well as a state-of-the-art fitness room for guests.
“Conrad Hotels & Resorts is the ideal brand to complement the suite of offerings at the Grand LA with our promise of bold design and exceptional, passionate service, aimed at creating memorable experiences for our guests,” said Nils-Arne Schroeder, global brand head, Conrad Hotels & Resorts. “We look forward to elevating the level of luxury hospitality in the destination next year with the opening of our first Conrad hotel in California and seeing the immersive cultural experiences at Conrad Los Angeles come to life for travelers and the local community.”
Located on Grand Ave. Arts, the Grand LA will include 176,000 sq. ft. of retail and dining space, more than 400 residences and a large, public plaza with a series of landscaped, open terraces that will host free arts programming throughout the year, including live concerts. Additionally, within walking distance of Conrad Los Angeles are some of the city’s most prominent cultural venues, including The Broad, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Museum of Contemporary Art, Grand Park, Colburn School and The Music Center.
“The Grand LA is thrilled to host Hilton’s first Conrad property in California,” said Rick Vogel, senior v.p. at Related Companies, in a press statement. “Conrad is one of Hilton’s high luxury brands for the Epicurean traveler in search of culture, arts and dining, which is aligned with The Grand LA’s landmark destination as the epicenter for arts and culture in LA. We look forward to welcoming Conrad Los Angeles’s first guests when The Grand LA opens in 2022.”
For more information, visit newsroom.hilton.com/conrad.