Pestana Group is celebrating 40 years since the opening of its first hotel in Madeira in 1972. The continued strong financial performance of the Group during the last 40 years has allowed a strategy of dynamic growth and expansion. Pestana Hotels & Resorts and Pousadas de Portugal with a total of 86 properties and 9452 rooms is Portugal’s largest hotel and leisure group.
Opened April 2012 – Pousada de Cascais
Pestana Group’s latest and largest Pousada project was inaugurated on the 12th of April by the President of the Republic of Portugal, Aníbal Cavaco Silva. This luxury hotel is set within the walls of a 16th century fortress located in the centre of Cascais. Not far away is the Cascais marina, the Casino at Estoril, the surfer’s paradise at Guincho, and of course Portugal’s capital city, Lisbon. The Pousada de Cascais is a member of “The Leading Hotels of the World”, a symbol that ranks the Pousada amongst an exclusive portfolio of luxury hotels.
Opening September 2012 – Pestana Bogota 100
Pestana Bogota 100 in South America owes its contemporary, sophisticated design to two award winning Columbian architects who were also given the project for the interior design and decoration. This Design Hotel has 82 rooms and is located in the exclusive neighbourhood of Zona Norte, ideal for both business and leisure traveller.
Opening October 2012 – Pestana South Beach Art Deco Hotel in Miami
With a great location on South Beach in the heart of the Art Deco District, Pestana South Beach is a 4 star boutique hotel with 99 rooms and suites. It has taken Pestana two years of meticulous planning and design to build this new hotel property which combines modern architecture with a full range of facilities and services. Miami is an exciting city known for its strong Latin flavour, glamorous setting and home to many celebrities.
Opening October 2012 – Pestana Casablanca in Morocco
The acclaimed architectural firm of Sir Norman Foster is responsible for the design of the multi-use complex Anfa Living Resort of which Pestana Casablanca Hotel forms an integral part. Comprising 104 tourist residences and apartments, the resort has a prime location on the beachfront and is just a short stroll from the historic old town of Casablanca.