Hilton debuts in South America with the Tapestry Collection by Hilton brand
The hotel chain has welcomed the Hotel Almenat, a property located in the greater region of São Paulo, Brazil
The latest addition to the company's portfolio in the country allows Hilton to provide the best of both worlds to travelers seeking a unique experience, from an independent hotel, with the consistency, tranquility and recognized level of service expected from Hilton. As part of a global portfolio of more than 65 hotels, each Tapestry Collection by Hilton features unique and original hotels that offer unique style and vibrant personality, while encouraging guests to explore the local destination.
"We are delighted to continue our growth in Latin America with the opening of the Almenat Hotel, our first Hilton tapestry collection in Brazil," said Jorge Giannattasio, Hilton's senior vice president and chief operating officer for the Caribbean and Latin America. "Brazil continues to be a focus in the regional expansion of our company and we hope to continue increasing our portfolio in the market with the upcoming arrival of eight hotels in the next four years."
Located just 34 km from the center of São Paulo, the Almenat Hotel is surrounded by the Atlantic Forest and minutes from Embu das Artes, a charming city founded by the Jesuits in 1554. The history and colonial heritage remain almost intact and can be explored by guests during weekends and holidays craft fair, full of artists and artisans.
Rooms and Amenities
The 138-room Almenat hotel, with king size beds or twin beds, is the ideal place for those who want a quick leisure getaway from the city or an extended stay to relax in endless open green spaces. The hotel offers a fully equipped gym, tennis court, two soccer fields, a multi-sports court, heated indoor and outdoor pools, and a walking path in the middle of the Atlantic Forest. For a fun activity with family and friends, guests can enjoy an eight-lane bowling alley and a bar with a fireplace and pool tables. The hotel is also pet friendly and offers plenty of outdoor space for animals up to 75 pounds.
Guests will enjoy peace of mind with an industry-leading cleaning and sanitizing standard from check-in to check-out with Hilton CleanStay. Hilton CleanStay builds on the already high standards of cleanliness and hygiene at more than 6,600 Hilton properties around the world, where hospital grade cleaning products and improved protocols are currently used. As part of the program, guests can expect procedures that include additional cleaning and disinfection in areas and flexible cleaning options.
Hotel Almenat has two restaurants that offer a variety of food and beverage options with Brazilian and international flavors that celebrate the culture and ethnic influences of São Paulo. From a delicious breakfast served at the Embu Restaurant to a creative Italian-inspired meal at the Japi Restaurant and Bar or a lake view drink at the Bowling Bar, the Almenat Hotel has something for everyone. The hotel also offers a lobby market for those on the go.
Later this year, the property will also feature two outdoor fire grills for private events.
Meetings and Events
Hotel Almenat offers 22 flexible meeting rooms, indoor and outdoor areas, and extensive recreational facilities, ideal for corporate retreats, weddings, and social celebrations. The hotel also provides premium event services, with high-speed Internet and video conferencing infrastructure in all meeting spaces.