Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has named Alessandro Maurizio Cabella as general manager of the hotel, which has led the way in unforgettable service and authentic moments for 50 years in the Eternal City.
The native Italian joins the property with 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry with a strong focus in Europe. Cabella will direct and oversee the day-to-day operations of the landmark hotel.
Cabella has been in the Hilton family for 10 years during which he managed the launch of Conrad Algarve in 2012 and most recently acted as the general manager for Hilton Molino Stucky Venice. His general manager experience also includes stints at the Hilton Vilamoura As Cascatas Golf Resort & Spa in Portugal and Hotel Mirabeau - Société des Bains de Mer Monte Carlo in Monaco.
“Having launched another of Hilton Worldwide’s luxury properties, it is an honor to take the reins at one of the world’s most celebrated luxury classics. As an Italian, it will be a privilege to work in the Eternal City and build on the incredible legacy left by my predecessors,” said Cabella.
As general manager of Hilton Molino Stucky Venice, Cabella was awarded “General Manager of the Year Europe 2013” by the distinguished British publication Business Destinations, as well as Italy’s and Europe Leading Conference Hotel at the World Travel Awards Europe 2013.
Enclosed in fifteen acres of lush Mediterranean parklands, Rome Cavalieri is a calm retreat located just minutes from the heart of Rome. It became the first hotel to join in the exclusive Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, and boasts a museum-worthy art collection, the award-winning Grand Spa Club, and Rome’s only 3-star Michelin La Pergola restaurant, which is celebrating 20 years under renowned Chef Heinz Beck’s helm.
About the Rome Cavalieri, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Situated in a 15-acre private park just minutes from the Vatican, the Rome Cavalieri is hailed as a luxurious resort in the heart of the Eternal City. Featuring 370 guestrooms, including 25 suites all with private balconies overlooking the city’s monuments, the hotel is home to a highly prized private collection of furniture, paintings, tapestries, statues and artifacts exhibited throughout its public spaces and suites. The hotel also features six food and beverage outlets including the legendary "La Pergola" restaurant and bar, a Grand Spa, and the most extensive meetings space of any luxury hotel in the heart of Rome. For more information, please visit www.romecavalieri.com.
About Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is a portfolio of more than 25 landmark destinations, each being a true reflection of their surroundings in the world’s most sought after locations. Unified by their inspirational environments and unparalleled guest service, Waldorf Astoria creates unique authentic moments through the delivery of True Waldorf Service. Personal concierges deliver unparalleled, bespoke service from the moment a guest books through check out. From signature culinary excellence, 12 world-class golf courses and 23 rejuvenating spas, Waldorf Astoria offers luxuriously appointed accommodations and unforgettable experiences. Waldorf Astoria is a part of Hilton Worldwide, a leading global hospitality company. Experience Waldorf Astoria by booking at www.waldorfastoria.com or www.waldorfastoria.com/offers. Learn more about this expanding portfolio by visiting news.waldorfastoria.com.