June 19, 2015 // Franchising.com // LIMA, Peru – Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest hotel company, announced the opening of the 144-room Wyndham Costa del Sol Lima, the seventh property to open in the country under the company’s upscale Wyndham Hotel and Resorts® brand with local partner Costa del Sol, bringing the brand’s room count to more than 800 rooms.
Wyndham Costa del Sol LimaThe newly constructed Lima hotel boasts a central location within walking distance of shops, cafés, restaurants and world-class shopping at Real Plaza Salaverry, and offers easy access to dozens of embassies, the financial district and the economic hub of Lima, making it ideal for business travelers.
“We are thrilled to continue expanding upon our successful partnership with Costa del Sol in Peru, one of the top leading destinations in the region with a blooming tourism and business industry,” said Paulo Pena, president and managing director for Wyndham Hotel Group in Latin America and the Caribbean. “With its upscale amenities and full-service accommodations in vacation and business destinations across the world, the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand will continue to provide guests in Peru with the amenities and services to meet the needs of today’s traveler."
“We are excited to open Wyndham Costa del Sol Lima and continue growing in the country with Wyndham Hotel Group, a leading, global hotel company,” said Mario Moustafa, chairman of Hoteles Costa del Sol. “Our new hotel’s unique design under this globally recognized upscale brand is set to satisfy the demands for high quality stays.”
The non-smoking Wyndham Costa del Sol Lima hotel offers several upscale amenities and services, including full leisure facilities, an on-site casino and exquisite on-site dining. With 730 square meters (7,858 square feet) of ultra-modern, state-of-the-art meeting and event space, the Lima hotel features a perfect place to collaborate and celebrate for successful conferences or picture-perfect weddings. The hotel also offers 144 spacious, elegantly appointed guestrooms, equipped with must-have amenities like plush bedding and an in-room safe. Club Level Rooms offer exclusive access to a VIP lounge and spacious suites.
Based on an agreement announced just six months ago, Costa del Sol owns and operates eight properties under Wyndham Hotel Group brands in Peru: one Ramada® hotel in Cusco and seven Wyndham Hotels and Resorts properties across key destinations in the country.
In Latin America and the Caribbean, the Hotel Group currently has 33 Wyndham Hotel and Resorts® properties across 13 countries which represent 6,046 rooms. It also has a strong presence of 141 hotels across the region under its Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Ramada®, Ramada Encore®, Days Inn®, Super 8®, Wingate by Wyndham®, Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham®, TRYP by Wyndham® and Howard Johnson® brands.
Costa del Sol is a Peruvian hotel chain with properties across the country’s most important travel destinations such as Cusco, the gateway to Machu Picchu. This year, the company is celebrating its 20th anniversary doing business in the country. It opened its first head office in the frontier city of Tumbes in northern Peru in 1995. In subsequent years, it continued to grow with hotels in Piura, Chiclayo, and Cajamarca. In 2010, the company acquired a Cusco relic: the mansion of the Marquis de Picoaga, an architectural jewel from Peru’s colonial period.
Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest hotel company based on number of hotels and is one of three hospitality business units of Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN). As both a leading hotel brand franchisor and hotel management services provider, the company’s global portfolio consists of over 7,670 properties and over 667,000 rooms in 70 countries under the following brands: Dolce Hotels and Resorts® (acquired February 2015), Wyndham Grand® Hotels and Resorts, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts®, Wyndham Garden® Hotels, TRYP by Wyndham®, Wingate by Wyndham®, Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham®, Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham®, Ramada®, Baymont Inn & Suites®, Days Inn®, Super 8®, Howard Johnson®, Travelodge® and Knights Inn®. Wyndham Rewards, the company’s guest loyalty program offers more than 40 million members the opportunity to earn and redeem points at thousands of hotels across the world. For more information visit www.wyndhamworldwide.com.
SOURCE Wyndham Hotel Group