DoubleTree by Hilton Expands Its Presence in Latin America With Debut of Third Hotel in Bogota
Situated in the capital city of Colombia, the 199-room hotel marks the brand’s 16th property in the Latin America
BOGOTÁ, Colombia and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR, a 199-room hotel in Bogotá’s renowned Salitre district. Owned by Grupo AR, the newly renovated hotel is the latest addition to the growing DoubleTree by Hilton portfolio, one of Hilton’s 17 world-class brands.
Boasting an ideal location in the country’s capital, DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR offers convenient access to Corferias Convention Center and Agora Convention Center, as well as nearby attractions, such as Simón Bolívar Metropolitan Park, Movistar Arena, the Gold Museum and Centro Comercial Gran Estaciòn. The hotel is also just a short drive from the United States Embassy and El Dorado International Airport.
“Located in a peaceful, in-demand and modern city with sophisticated taste, we value the importance of providing travelers with our guest-focused comforts, state-of-the-art facilities and quality dining options,” said Natalia Casasbuenas, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR. “While upholding the brand’s quality and comfortable accommodations that guests across the world have come to expect, DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR also will employ sustainability and community service efforts through on-property activations, as well as partnering with local organizations, such as Fundación AR.”
Throughout each stay, guests can experience the brand’s warm welcome and feel at home upon check-in, enjoying access to spacious suites and guest rooms, in addition to state-of-the-art facilities and various dining options.
Rooms and Amenities
Featuring a contemporary design with comfortable elements, the 199 contemporary guest rooms offer scenic views of the city and nearby mountain ranges. The rooms are equipped with stylish, modern amenities and feature the Sweet Dreams™ by DoubleTree sleep experience bedding, 55” LCD televisions, spacious bathrooms and signature bath products. The property is also one of the few hotels in the area that features indoor Jacuzzis in select suites.
Travelers seeking relaxation have a variety of options, including a 24-hour fitness center, executive lounge and beauty salon. Guests can also indulge in facial and body rituals at the spa, which also features a Hydro Circuit including:
- Spa pool equipped with bubble volcanoes, cascading jets, oxygenation beds and a Jacuzzi
- Showers with various pressure levels and temperatures
- Footpath treatment with stone path and a river edge
- Flotarium water capsule with Epsom salts, which simulates the density of the Dead Sea
- Hamman detoxifying steam bath
Guests can dine on-property at Ka Restaurant, which offers a unique ambiance and delectable fusion of gourmet international and Colombian cuisine. Travelers can mingle over specialty drinks and appetizers at the bar, before heading to a table to enjoy signature dishes created by Executive Chef Jorge Velez — from salmon tartare with Greek yogurt, caper bumblebees and oriental sauce, to chicken supreme with crispy banana, cape gooseberry sauce and wild rice.
Meetings & Events
For meetings and events, DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR boasts more than 11,000 square feet of flexible space. Boasting panoramic city views, the 12 meeting rooms range in size from a small conference room to expansive ballrooms with a total capacity of 600 guests.
Hilton currently has a portfolio of more than 150 hotels and resorts open and welcoming travelers in 23 countries across the Caribbean and Latin America, with 20 hotels in Colombia. The company is actively pursuing additional growth opportunities and currently has a robust development pipeline of approximately 95 hotels throughout the region. DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR’s opening demonstrates the company’s commitment to its continued regional expansion, with Hilton planning to add five new properties within the next five years in Colombia.
DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 17 world-class brands. Members who book directly through the preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Hilton Honors Points and money to book a stay, free standard Wi-Fi and an exclusive member discount that can't be found anywhere else. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key (in selected locations).
DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Salitre AR is located at No. 22-99, Ave. Carrera 60, Bogota, Colombia. For more information, or to make a reservation, visit the hotel’s website here or call +57-1-7477333. For more news from DoubleTree by Hilton, visit newsroom.hilton.com/doubletree.
About DoubleTree by Hilton
DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of more than 590 upscale hotels with more than 136,000 rooms across 48 countries. For more than 50 years, DoubleTree by Hilton has continued to be a symbol of comfort for business and leisure travelers around the world, from welcoming guests with its signature warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie, to serving the local community. DoubleTree by Hilton offers contemporary accommodations and amenities, including unique food and beverage experiences, state-of-the-art fitness offerings and meetings and events spaces. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. To make reservations, travelers may visit doubletree.com. Connect with DoubleTree by Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Learn about the latest brand news at newsroom.hilton.com/doubletree.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 18 world-class brands comprising more than 6,200 properties with more than 983,000 rooms, in 118 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history, earned a top spot on the 2019 World’s Best Workplaces list, and was named the 2019 Global Industry Leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. In 2020, Hilton CleanStay was introduced, bringing an industry-defining standard of cleanliness and disinfection to hotels worldwide. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the 108 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy, plus enjoy instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.Download Article Photos