After a seven-year absence, Hilton Worldwide's Conrad Hotels & Resorts luxury brand will return to London in September with the reflagging of an InterContinental Hotels property.

The Conrad London Westminster, which is owned by Supreme Hotels LLP, is located about halfway between Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey. The hotel will have 256 rooms as well as a meeting room that can accommodate as many as 300 guests. The property, now the InterContinental London-Westminster, opened less than two years ago.

With the London hotel open, Hilton will have two dozen Conrad properties worldwide. Hilton previously had a Conrad-branded property at London's Chelsea Harbour before that hotel was reflagged as a Wyndham in 2007. It has since been rebranded as the Chelsea Harbour Hotel.

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