Howard Johnson expands in Paraguay
The hotel chain Howard Johnson announced the launch of its second hotel in that country. This time the chosen city is Asunción and it will operate with the name of Howard Johnson Plaza Asunción. The estimated opening date is April 2020
As part of a lunch for journalists and special guests, the launching of the new Howard Johnson Plaza Asunción, a 4-star Superior in the Paraguayan capital, was officially launched.
Supporting this significant event for tourism and business in that country was the presence of the Minister Executive Secretary of the National Secretary of Tourism, Doña Sofía Montiel de Afara; the Intendant of Asunción Don Mario Ferreiro; Pablo Albamonte, Director of the Hotel Chain for Argentina, Paraguay, Chile and Uruguay; the investment group Ameristar SRL was represented by Marta Weissmann, General Manager of Howard Johnson Plaza Asunción and Betania Plate, General Manager of Howard Johnson Ciudad del Este. Also present were the professionals in charge of the work, Ing. Fabio Pettengil, Arch. Juan José Molina and DF Arquitectura, Arch. María Paz Feliciangeli and Arch. Bettina Daud.
The Howard Johnson Plaza Asunción Hotel is strategically located in the traditional Villa Morra neighborhood of Asunción, on San Martin Ave. between Mariscal and Spain avenues.
Pablo Albamonte, director of the Hotel Group Albamonte, referring to the main features of the hotel said "will have 9 plants in total, which make 12,000 m2 of construction, with a total of 90 rooms whose measures go from 28m2 onwards. They are divided into 3 categories: Executive (matrimonial, double, triple and family), Premiun and Presidential. The hotel establishment will also have a parking in 3 basements, with capacity approx. for 80 vehicles, it will have 3 rooms: for meetings, conferences, social events and congresses, to this is added 3 restaurants, an incredible rooftop with panoramic view of the city, pool, spa and gym.
From the investment group Ameristar SRL, they informed that the hotel will have services such as "24 hour reception, high speed WIFI, Led lighting throughout the building, free parking for guests, and an extraordinary spa".
"Asunción is a city that continues to show significant growth, and when we analyzed the hotel project, we knew from our experience in Ciudad del Este that we backed a strong and important brand like Howard Johnson, and if we add that this brand integrates the hotel family Whyndam, we are sure that we provide a very important hotel for tourism and the corporate environment, we give direct and indirect labor by creating new sources of work and thus help the development of this city. "
At the same time, the prize awarded by Howard Johnson Hotel Ciudad del Este as Best of Howard Johnson Hotel, delivered in Panama within the framework of the Welcome Regional Conference of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, held between the 25th and March 27th.