First Hilton Garden Inn Debuts in Brazil

MCLEAN, VA—The Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte has opened in Cidade Jardim, Brazil. The 272-room hotel is managed by Atlantica Hotels and it’s the brand’s first hotel in the country.

“We are proud to continue our growth throughout Latin America with the opening of our first Hilton Garden Inn in Brazil, the largest economy in South America,” said John Greenleaf, global head, Hilton Garden Inn.

Located in the capital of the state of Minas Gerais, the hotel offers a central location with access to Expominas Convention Center, the downtown area, and the upscale Lourdes neighborhood. Major nearby attractions include Palácio das Artes, Praça da Liberdade, and the Classic Hall, and the Pampulha Airport is a short distance away.

“Our location in the heart of Belo Horizonte backed by Hilton Garden Inn’s brand attributes will set us apart in the Brazilian market,” said Paul Sistare, founder and CEO of Atlantica Hotels. “It is also Atlantica’s savvy model of hotel management and our passion for making each guest visit a rewarding one.”

The hotel also features three meeting rooms offering more than 3,200 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space for up to 320 guests. Amenities include complimentary WiFi throughout the hotel; 32-in. LCD high-definition flat-screen television; state-of-the-art fitness center; and an outdoor pool.

Guestrooms feature the brand’s signature bedding with white duvets and linens; a work desk with an ergonomic desk chair; and an in-room hospitality center with mini refrigerator and complimentary coffee.

Dining options include the Olegário Jardins, a full-service restaurant offering a complimentary breakfast buffet, an international lunch and dinner menu as well as an extensive wine list.