Designed with a modern look and feel by Ilha Arquitetura Company and with interiors designed by Triplex Arquitetura, Hilton Garden Inn Sao Jose do Rio Preto will form part of the 33-acre multiple-purpose Georgina Business Park project situated 273 miles northwest of São Paulo. Credit: Hilton Garden Inn.

MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide today announced plans to open the first Hilton Garden Inn in Brazil. The company signed a management license agreement with HDauff Empreendimentos Imobiliarios Ltda to operate the new Hilton Garden Inn hotel in São Jose do Rio Preto, São Paulo. The hotel will be built in Georgina Business Park, a business epicenter with an innovating concept that unites high technology and nature preservation, located in a strategic point in the south of the city, considered the most valued and distinguished region of São José do Rio Preto.

"Bringing Hilton Garden Inn to Brazil is a tremendous milestone for our brand," said Adrian Kurre, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. "We're thrilled to expand the Hilton Worldwide portfolio in this country, bringing the affordable, best-in-class services and amenities Hilton Garden Inn has to offer to a new segment of travelers."

Designed with a modern look and feel by Ilha Arquitetura Company and with interiors designed by Triplex Arquitetura, Hilton Garden Inn Sao Jose do Rio Preto will form part of the 33-acre multiple-purpose Georgina Business Park project situated 273 miles northwest of São Paulo. In addition to the hotel, the complex will include residences, offices, restaurants, boulevard mall, bank agencies, a convention center and parking, all distributed in twelve commercial towers following a modern architectural style. Hilton Garden Inn Sao Jose do Rio Preto will be the first Hilton Garden Inn in Brazil as well as the first condo-hotel model operated by Hilton Worldwide.

"After years of operating two successful Hilton brand hotels in Brazil, we're thrilled to expand our presence and welcome travelers with the services and standards Hilton Garden Inn is internationally known for.  We couldn't be happier to work with HDauff Empreendimentos Imobiliarios Ltda to bring another hotel to this remarkable country," said Danny Hughes, senior vice president, Caribbean, Mexico and Latin America for Hilton Worldwide. 

Forming part of the award-winning, mid-priced brand that delivers high quality and value, Hilton Garden Inn São Jose do Rio Preto will be located within five minutes of main avenues with commercial services, and 15 minutes from the city center and Prof. Eriberto Manoel Reino Airport. Guests will also have easy access to major highways to the northern and southern regions of Brazil, and the capital of the State of São Paulo.

Guests of this new Hilton Garden Inn hotel in São Jose do Rio Preto will find themselves surrounded by a lush green landscape in the midst of the urban setting. Georgina Business Park will feature gardens with native plant species, and several lakes offering relaxation and visual comfort to guests.  

The hotel will feature 134 guest rooms, all with the Garden Sleep System® allowing guests to adjust the firmness and softness of the bed. Rooms will also be outfitted with ergonomic Mirra® chair by Herman Miller, LCD high-definition flat-screen television, easy-to-set alarm clock with MP3 connectivity, a spacious work desk, and a "hospitality center" that features a mini refrigerator and coffee maker. 

At the hotel's restaurant, situated on the ground floor, costumers will enjoy international specialties in a casual environment overseeing the central square. The hotel will also feature the 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® shop with a selection of delicious readymade meals, beverages and snacks.

Recreational facilities will boast a complimentary fitness center featuring cardio and strength training equipment, and Stay Fit Kits® that can be checked out from the hotel front desk and enable guests to do yoga, Pilates and core workouts in the privacy of their guestroom or in the workout facility. 

Travelers to Hilton Garden Inn São Jose do Rio Preto will also have access to ample, comfortable and efficient meeting space including an event lounge to easily accommodate corporations in the region, and signature Hilton Garden Inn brand attributes such as complimentary Wi-Fi and a 24-hour business center. 

The hotel will participate in Hilton HHonors®, the only guest rewards program that allows members to earn Points & Miles® for the same stay and redeem points for free nights with No Blackout Dates at more than 4,000 hotels worldwide.

Hilton Worldwide currently has two hotels in Brazil - Hilton Belem and Hilton São Paulo Morumbi - and nearly 60 hotels and resorts open and welcoming travelers in Latin America. 

For more information about this hotel and upcoming openings of the award-winning Hilton Garden Inn brand, please visit www.hiltongardeninn.com or www.news.hgi.com.  

Contacts:
Monica Hidalgo
Hilton Worldwide
+1 786 866 7240
monica.hidalgo@hilton.com

Dawn Ray
Hilton Worldwide
+1 901 374 5954
dawn.ray@hilton.com

About Hilton Garden Inn
The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn 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 stay better and brighter. Guaranteed. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn serves daily cooked-to-order breakfast and offers full service restaurants and bars. Team Members at more than 770 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 5,300 properties with more than 863,000 rooms, in 106 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.