Hampton by Hilton Announces First Property in Argentina with New Hotel in San Carlos de Bariloche
Hotel brand continues rapid global expansion throughout the Caribbean and Latin America
SAN CARLOS BARILOCHE, Argentina and MCLEAN, Va. - Hampton by Hilton, Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) leading upper-midscale brand known for its commitment to providing high-quality accommodations, unmatched guest service and value-added amenities, today announced the opening of Hampton by Hilton Bariloche. Developed by Argenway, the 105-room, new-build modern hotel represents Hampton’s debut in Argentina and Hilton’s first-ever property in San Carlos de Bariloche. Hampton by Hilton Bariloche joins the global hospitality company’s vast portfolio of approximately 150 hotels and resorts across 23 countries and territories throughout the Caribbean and Latin America.
“As Argentina continues to grow as one of the main tourist destinations in Latin America, San Carlos de Bariloche has evolved into the country’s most popular winter getaway,” said Gaston Mourrut, general manager of Hampton by Hilton Bariloche. “We are excited to welcome business and leisure travelers alike to experience our contemporary, comfortable and functional rooms in this diverse town, which has been ranked by Forbes Magazine as one of the top 20 best destinations to visit in 2020.”
Located in the foothills of the Andes, Hampton by Hilton Bariloche overlooks the southern shores of Nahuel Huapi Lake, its glacial waters and surrounding landscape, making it one of the most attractive places in Patagonia. The location is perfect for exploring the nearby mountains or hiking through Argentina’s oldest national park. Additionally, the hotel offers convenient access to the San Carlos de Bariloche Airport, as well as some of the city’s most breathtaking sceneries, including Victoria Island, Arrayanes Forest and Cerro Catedral Ski Center in the winter. Hampton by Hilton Bariloche offers modern and thoughtfully designed accommodations with unique characteristics, including a treated air injection system, Cisco Meraki technology for the WiFi network and two panoramic elevators with stunning views of crystal-clear waters. Guests can also enjoy traditional Argentinian cuisine at the on-property café-bistro with views of Nahuel Huapi Lake. The contemporary hotel will also feature the brand’s value-added amenities, including free hot breakfast and free WiFi, and each guestroom will include HDTV, complimentary in-room movie channels, and a coffeemaker. Hotel Team Members are committed to delivering exceptionally friendly and authentic service all backed by the 100% Hampton Guarantee™.
Hampton by Hilton currently has more than 50 hotels across the Caribbean and Latin America and continues to expand by entering new markets in the region, including three other first-in-country openings this year alone. The brand recently celebrated its 2,500th milestone property with the opening of Hampton by Hilton Lima San Isidro in Peru and debuted in Chile with Hampton by Hilton Antofagasta and Brazil with Hampton by Hilton Guarulhos Airport in São Paulo.
In the last five years, Hilton has nearly doubled its overall portfolio in the Caribbean and Latin America. In 2019, Hilton plans to celebrate roughly 20 new hotel openings across the region, representing nearly 2,700 rooms across 11 countries and territories and 10 brands.
Hampton by Hilton Bariloche is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels 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 discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard WiFi. 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.
*Release includes data as of September 30, 2019
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 29 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 6,200 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