Keen runner Guy in race for exceptional serviceHilton hotels has announced the appointment of Guy Hilton as general manager of the 298 bedroom hotel in London’s vibrant West End, The Waldorf Hilton London. Guy’s role will be to lead his team to deliver exceptional service to guests and visitors.
Guy has been working with Hilton Worldwide for 13 years, having worked in Leeds, Edinburgh, Newcastle and Brighton before his move to The Waldorf. In his spare time, Guy likes to challenge himself by running marathons, triathlons and obstacle course racing.
Guy’s first hotel based role in the UK was at Crowne and Raven Hotels in the Midlands where he worked in food and beverage before progressing to his first GM role at the Royal Hotel in Llangollen.
On his new role at the hotel, Guy Hilton, general manager at The Waldorf Hilton said, “I am delighted to be leading the team here at one of the most iconic hotels in London, The Waldorf Hilton., The hotel combines old-world charm with a modern touch, creating London experiences our guests can write home about. One of my key aims is to drive forward the food and beverage offering. We have already seen fantastic success with the launch of The Waldorf’s first pop-up bar, Homage Pop-Up, which we opened last month.”
Kara Monteiro, director of operations at The Waldorf Hilton said, “Guy is a great addition to our team at The Waldorf, he is a very driven leader and has some inspired ideas to take our hotel forward. Bringing with him over 10 years’ experience working for Hilton, we believe Guy will lead his team and go above and beyond for our guests. ”
Nestled on the verdant, tree-lined thoroughfare of Aldwych, The Waldorf Hilton opened in 1908 and is a Grade II listed building. Situated close to both the city and the shops, bars, theatres and restaurants of the West End, The Waldorf Hilton, London is perfectly located for both leisure and business travellers. A symbol of English heritage, The Waldorf Hilton, London is steeped in Edwardian tradition.