Hilton Worldwide has made its Rio debut with the opening of the new 298-room Hilton Barra hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Located on Avenida Abelardo Bueno in the heart of the Barra da Tijuca neighbourhood, the new hotel is celebrating its opening with special introductory rates starting at US$159 per night and rewards Hilton HHonors members with 1,000 HHonors Points per night.
The nine-storey Hilton displays a unique visual identity that blends a contemporary architecture and design with the style and feel of the local Brazilian culture. Ideal for both business and leisure travellers, the hotel features 298 guest rooms, including executive floor rooms and suites all outfitted with luxurious bedding, smart LED TVs, radio clock with Bluetooth technology, wireless Internet access, Nespresso coffee makers and exclusive Malin+Goetz amenities.
Amenities include 10 meeting rooms and two ballrooms, a signature restaurant, rooftop Champagne House, outdoor rooftop pool and fitness centre.