Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the largest independent luxury hotel brand in the world, has added 3 new properties to its Latin American portfolio. From a sumptuous resort in Costa Rica to an Argentine vineyard at the foot of the Andes, each of these properties offers memorable experiences for travelers to inspire as they embark on new adventures.
Through its four global collections (Legend, LVX, Lifestyle and Preferred Residences), Preferred Hotels & Resorts connects travelers with luxury hospitality experiences based on their lifestyle preferences. Each collection is defined by a set of fixed criteria across 10 categories, where, in addition to experience, they focus on core services, physical facilities, as well as awards, recognition and guest reviews.
Azul Hotel & Retreat (Guanacaste, Costa Rica) – Lifestyle Collection
Located on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, in the lively area of Playa Azul, the resort is surrounded by lush jungle and a palm-lined beach. Guests can enjoy a host of adventure activities on land and sea, including surfing, diving, cycling, horse riding, turtle conservation activities and jungle quad tours, as well as visits to Diria National Park and the Sanctuary. of Sibu Wildlife. The 23 accommodations, ranging from spacious rooms to luxurious suites and private villas, feature two restaurants and a bar, free surfboard rental, exclusive beach access, fully equipped gym, in-room spa treatments, pool and jacuzzi, work areas and an area to practice yoga.
Entre Cielos Wine & Wellness Hotel (Mendoza, Argentina) – LVX Collection
Located in one of the world's great wine capitals, among Malbec vineyards and overlooking the imposing snow-capped Andes mountain range, Entre Cielos Wine & Wellness Hotel offers 24 modern rooms and suites, each with a unique design accented by inspired aromas. in wine and with a private terrace overlooking the hotel's vineyard. Whether enjoying a relaxing day at the spa, a visit to the hotel's art museum, a traditional dinner at the farm-to-table restaurant, or an afternoon exploring local wineries, Guests are encouraged to enjoy life's simple pleasures with experiences designed to enhance well-being. An authentic haman offers a six-stage circuit and treatments using vinotherapy, volcanic clay, olive foam or essential oils, all inspired by ancient Turkish rituals of cleansing and relaxation.
Catalonia Santo Domingo (Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) – Lifestyle Collection
The Catalonia Santo Domingo is a luxurious hotel located in the heart of the capital of the Dominican Republic, offering a perfect combination of contemporary elegance and modern comforts. Located on the Malecón, one of the most vibrant and exciting areas of Santo Domingo, this five-star hotel offers a wide variety of rooms and suites, all with stunning views of the Caribbean Sea and the city. Guests can enjoy high-end facilities, including an outdoor pool with panoramic views, a modern fitness center, a full-service spa, and several restaurants offering delicious local and international cuisine.
By joining the leading brand in the independent segment, with more than 50 years of history, these independent properties receive strategic sales and distribution services through global reservation systems, access to a network of sales offices in 35 countries , participation in I Prefer, the loyalty program for independent hotels and a marketing and public relations ecosystem that gives them visibility in the most important global markets. Preferred's global reach allows independent hotels and regional groups in Latin America to increase their global competitiveness and maintain their local identity without compromising their autonomy and independence.