Marriott to debut Westin Hotels and Resorts in South America

5 Mar 2021 by Hannah Brandler
Westin Porto de Galinhas

Marriott International has signed an agreement with PGA Hotel Management Group to bring the first Westin all-inclusive resort to South America.

The Westin Porto de Galinhas is located on one of the most famous beaches in northeastern Brazil and situated minutes from the tourist centre of Porto de Galinhas. The hotel will open in September following an extensive renovation, and is set to feature 128 rooms and 36 suites, some of which will include private decks and jacuzzis.

Further faciltiies will include five pools treated with UV technology, an exclusive luxury spa, F&B offerings and a programme of daily activities.

Laurent de Kousemaeker, Chief Development Officer, Caribbean and Latin America, Marriott International, commented:

“We are delighted to work with PGA Hotel Management Group to introduce the Westin all-inclusive brand extension and its signature wellbeing offering to one of the most beautiful areas in the northeastern coast of Brazil.

“After introducing Marriott’s all-inclusive platform in August 2019, we are excited to see its expansion from Mexico and the Caribbean into Central America and now South America.”

Eduardo Malheiros, CEO of the PGA Group, added:

“We are very excited to work with Marriott International and bring the Westin brand and the all-inclusive premium concept to Porto de Galinhas – a destination that already stands out not only for its natural beauty, but for its hospitality.”

Marriott launched its all-inclusive platform in 2019 across eight of its 30 global brands.

Currently, Marriott operates 13 hotels in Brazil under the JW Marriott, Marriott Hotels, Sheraton, Renaissance, Autograph Collection, Four Points by Sheraton, Courtyard by Marriott, Residence Inn and Marriott Executive Apartments brands.

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