Located in the capital of the state of Minas Gerais, Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte offers a central location with easy access to Expominas Convention Center, the downtown area, and the sophisticated Lourdes neighborhood. Credit: Hilton Garden Inn.

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) award-winning global brand of hotels, announced today the opening of the brand's first hotel in Brazil - Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte in the city's upscale neighborhood of Cidade Jardim, representing an addition to the brand's growing portfolio of more than 665 hotels worldwide. The 272-room hotel is managed by Atlantica Hotels.  

"We are proud to continue our growth throughout Latin America with the opening of our first Hilton Garden Inn in Brazil, the largest economy in South America," said John Greenleaf, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. "With Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte, we are excited to introduce the brand's signature service, style and Satisfaction PromiseTM to this booming market."

Located in the capital of the state of Minas Gerais, Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte offers a central location with easy access to Expominas Convention Center, the downtown area, and the sophisticated Lourdes neighborhood. Major nearby attractions include Palácio das Artes, Praça da Liberdade, and the Classic Hall, and the Pampulha Airport is just 14 kilometers away.

"Our location in the heart of Belo Horizonte backed by Hilton Garden Inn's brand attributes will set us apart in the Brazilian market," said Paul Sistare, founder and CEO of Atlantica Hotels. "It is also Atlantica's savvy model of hotel management and our passion for making each guest visit a rewarding one."

The hotel also features three meeting rooms offering more than 3,200 square feet of flexible meeting space for up to 320 guests. Hilton Garden Inn guests will see why Life's Better at the GardenTM through amenities and services offered at each location, including complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel; 32" LCD high-definition flat-screen television; state-of-the-art fitness center, and outdoor pool.

All 272 well-appointed guest rooms feature the brand's signature bedding with white duvets and crisp linens; a spacious and clutter-free work desk with an ergonomic desk chair; and an in-room "hospitality center" with mini refrigerator and complimentary coffee.

Dining options include the Olegário Jardins, a full-service restaurant offering complimentary freshly prepared breakfast buffet, an international lunch and dinner menu as well as an extensive wine list.

Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel loyalty program that allows members to earn Points & Miles® on the same stay and No Blackout Dates on reward stays. HHonors members always get the lowest price with the Best Price Guarantee, along with HHonors Points, free standard Wi-Fi, digital check-in and no booking fees only when they book directly through Hilton.

For more information or to make reservations, please visit www.atlanticahotels.com  or call +55 31 3656-7720

Read more about Hilton Garden Inn at www.hgi.com and news.hgi.com.

Contacts:
Suzana Cardozo
Hilton Worldwide
+55 11 2845 0268
suzana.cardozo@hilton.com

Fabio Hyppolito
Atlantica Hotels
+55 11 3531 4804
imprensa@atlanticahotels.com.br

About Hilton Garden Inn
The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn hotel brand provides business and leisure guests with upscale yet affordable accommodations and modern amenities for a successful and comfortable stay. The satisfaction promise affirms the brand’s goal to make each guest’s stay better and brighter. If something isn’t just the way you like it, simply let any hotel Team Member know, and we will make it right. Guaranteed. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn caters to guests’ dining needs by serving daily cooked-to-order breakfast and offering full service restaurants and bars. Team Members at more than 750 hotels around the world are committed to guaranteeing today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying experience from the first hello when they arrive. Hilton Garden Inn is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 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, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or news.hgi.com or connect on social media at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.

About Hilton
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,100 properties with nearly 838,000 rooms in 103 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. 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 exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.

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