Hampton by Hilton Announces First Property in Chile
Brand unveils its 48th property in Latin America with Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta
ANTOFAGASTA, Chile and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton, the global upper-midscale brand known for its commitment to providing unmatched guest service, today announced the opening of Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta, marking the brand’s debut in Chile. The 144-room new-build hotel also represents the global hospitality company’s first hotel in Antofagasta and fourth in-market property. Owned and managed by METRO Hotels, Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta offers travelers value-added amenities with the spirit of Hamptonality.
“Through our intuitive service and quality accommodations, we’re striving to create a memorable experience for our discerning guests on property and while exploring this beautiful city’s landscapes,” said Matias Tantotero, general manager of Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta. “Dynamic in its history and culture, Antofagasta boasts natural wonders – on land and by sea – ideal for adventurous and curious travelers.”
Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta features a state-of-the-art fitness center complete with a jacuzzi as well as the 14th-floor Sky Lounge by METRO Hotels restaurant with spectacular oceanfront views and fusion cuisine inspired by local and international flavors. For intimate events and gatherings, the contemporary hotel offers a flexible meeting space for up to 50 people, a business center and a 24-hour convenience store for on-the-go travelers.
Every Hampton by Hilton guest will enjoy the brand’s signature free, hot breakfast with healthy options; On the Run™ breakfast bags; and free Wi-Fi in every room. Hampton continues to lead the pack in terms of guest experience, with guest happiness being the number one priority, backed by the 100% Hampton Guarantee®.
Situated on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta is ideally located for guests who want to enjoy the beautiful natural landscapes and business travelers visiting the city recognized as the capital for the mining industry. With relaxing beaches, the city offers fine dining and chic shopping along promenade Arturo Prat, named after a revered navy officer from the mid-1800s. Guests can take a stroll through Colón Square, the city’s main square home to the famous Clock Tower which is a replica of Big Ben; stop by the Municipal Theater for local productions; and visit La Portada, a park featuring a huge natural arch home to seagulls, pelicans, seals and dolphins. Less than 14 miles from Andrés Sabella Gálvez International Airport, the property is also the nearest hotel to the country’s most prominent yearly mining exhibition Exponar Chile.
“Chile continues to be a hub for leisure and business travelers, and we are thrilled to expand our presence in the country by introducing Hampton by Hilton, the largest brand in Hilton’s portfolio,” said Juan Corvinos, vice president, development, Latin America and the Caribbean, Hilton. “With four hotels and more than 675 guest rooms in our current in-market portfolio, we look forward to continuing our expansion with milestone projects including the Hampton by Hilton brand debuts in Chile, Peru, Brazil and Argentina and tapping into key production cities such as Antofagasta.”
Hilton currently has a portfolio of nearly 150 hotels and resorts open and welcoming travelers in 25 countries across the Caribbean and Latin America. The company is actively pursuing additional growth opportunities and currently has a robust development pipeline of more than 80 hotels throughout the region. The Hampton by Hilton currently has a portfolio of more than 40 hotels across the Caribbean and Latin America with a robust pipeline of 20 hotels throughout the region, including the brand’s in-market debut in Peru with the opening of Hampton by Hilton Lima San Isidro slated for June.
Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discounts, free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app.
About Hampton by Hilton
As the number one ranked lodging franchise for the last decade and one of the top five brands of the century, according to Entrepreneur®, Hampton by Hilton – including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton – serves quality-driven and value-conscious travelers at more than 2,500 properties in 30 countries and territories. The brand continues to lead its segment by providing guests with high-quality, thoughtfully designed accommodations and amenities, such as modern and spacious rooms, complimentary WiFi, free hot breakfast with healthful options, and On The Run™ breakfast bags. Hampton by Hilton Team Members are committed to delivering exceptionally friendly and authentic service all backed by the 100% Hampton Guarantee™. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. For more information about Hampton by Hilton, visit www.hampton.com or newsroom.hilton.com/hampton, and connect on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 18 world-class brands comprising more than 6,100 properties with more than 971,000 rooms, in 119 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. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, more than 103 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.