Starwood Hotels & Resorts has partnered with GJP Hotéis & Resorts to expand the presence of its global powerhouse brand Sheraton Hotels & Resorts in Brazil. Sheraton da Bahia Hotel will be located in Salvador, one of the most important tourist destinations in the country. The 284-room historic Hotel da Bahia is currently undergoing an extensive renovation and will re-open to its full splendour by the end of Q1 2013. It will be operated by local hotelier GJP Hotéis & Resorts under a franchise agreement.
The Sheraton da Bahia Hotel will feature 284 guest rooms, including 16 suites, all featuring the brand’s signature Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Bed and an exclusive Sheraton Club Lounge. The heart of the lobby will feature the brand’s [email protected] experienced with Microsoft - Sheraton’s signature social hub where connections, whether face-to-face or via webcam, can take place. The hotel will also offer two restaurants, the brand’s signature Sheraton Fitness programmed by Core Performance with a spacious work out space, a 1,938 square feet spa with a salon and sauna, swimming pool, business centre, and a large meetings and event facility comprising more than 27,000 square feet of flexible space with capacity for over 400 people.