Wyndham Hotels and Resorts Expands in Latin America
July 08, 2009 // Franchising.com // PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Wyndham Hotels and Resorts today announced its continued expansion in Latin America with the grand opening of the Wyndham® Garden Hotel Mexico City – Polanco.
"Latin America continues to be an important and growing market for the Wyndham brand," said Jeff Wagoner, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts president. "With the addition of the Wyndham Garden Hotel Mexico City – Polanco to our portfolio, guests visiting Mexico's vibrant capital city will have the opportunity to experience the personalized service and style that has been paramount in establishing the brand as a leading choice among business and leisure travelers."
Owned and operated by Prados Camelinas S.A. de C.V., the hotel is located at Leon Tolstoi No. 22 in the heart of Mexico City's financial district, just steps away from world-class restaurants and high-end shopping on Paseo de la Reforma Avenue.
The hotel's 81 guest rooms and suites are equipped with high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, 32-inch flat-screen televisions with premium channels and Wyndham signature BeWellTM bedding. The hotel also features state-of-the-art business and fitness centers, a "virtual gift shop" with 24-hour delivery service, 376 square feet of meeting space, and an Eat. Refresh. Live.SM Wyndham Cafe´ serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and cocktails.
With the addition of the Wyndham Garden Hotel Mexico City – Polanco, the Wyndham brand now has 24 hotels and resorts throughout the Caribbean, Mexico and Latin America.
The Wyndham brand's guest recognition program, Wyndham ByRequest®, offers complimentary benefits including free high-speed Internet access, a choice of welcome snack and beverage, preferred pillow type, express check-in, guaranteed late check-out, local and long-distance calls, best available room upon arrival, photocopies, faxes and online receipts.
Members also earn Wyndham Rewards® points, which can be redeemed for free hotel stays, airline tickets, name-brand merchandise and dining and shopping gift cards, among other options. In lieu of points, members may elect to earn airline or rail miles with a variety of partners.
Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, a subsidiary of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), offers upscale hotel and resort accommodations throughout the United States, Europe, China, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. All hotels are either franchised or managed by Wyndham Hotels and Resorts or an affiliate.