Accor, the world’s leading hotel operator and market leader in Europe, has an impressive presence across 92 countries worldwide. With more than 3,700 hotels to its name and over 480,000 rooms in total, Accor’s broad portfolio of hotel brands – including Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery, Novotel, Grand Mercure, Mercure, Aparthotels Adagio, ibis and hotelF1 – provides an extensive choice of accommodation ranging from budget to luxury. Employing more than 170,000 people worldwide, and with a new Accor hotel opening somewhere in the world every two days, the group’s impressive history and admirable standing within the hotel industry allows it to provide its clients and partners with nearly 45 years of knowhow and hospitality expertise.
An extensive range of personalised services is just one part of the innovative and efficient experience that is offered to Pullman guests
With hotels and resorts across Africa, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia-Pacific region, Accor’s Pullman brand caters for international customers and seasoned business travellers from all across the globe. Situated at the very heart of most major cities and tourist destinations, Pullman hotels are an executive lifestyle brand of accommodation; a new variety of hotels specially designed for a generation of guests who travel frequently and are more connected than ever.
Designed by Roberto Candusso, Hotel Pullman Sao Paulo International Airport boasts an exquisite glass dome as its main architectural feature. Both greatly enhancing the appearance and environment of the hotel and providing vast amounts of natural light to the hotel – thereby drastically reducing the building’s energy consumption – the dome is an inspired piece of design that further adds to the sophisticated atmosphere of the resort.
A warm and professional team is on hand to welcome each and every guest upon arrival. An extensive range of personalised services is just one part of the innovative and efficient experience that is offered to Pullman guests, whether they are staying for business or for leisure. The Pullman brand offers total connectivity throughout all of its hotels with its extensive hi-tech in-room facilities, as well as its exceptional meetings and conferences services: each corporate event booking includes access to the hotel’s expert teams and contacts, including its IT solutions manager.
Pullman Sao Paulo, with its combination of high-quality amenities, traditional décor and a cosmopolitan ambience, has become one of the city’s key locations for business and social events. The hotel’s focus on exemplary service, wherein the smallest details are taken into account in order to create a truly refined environment, has seen it ranked as the destination of choice for international business travellers visiting the city. For three consecutive years since 2012, the hotel has been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.
Conveniently situated near the São Paulo International Airport, 30 minutes away from the city’s financial district and only 20 minutes from Tatuapé metro station, which provides access to the city’s east-west transit line, Pullman Sao Paulo is ideally located to suit those travelling on business. Free transfers are available between the airport and the hotel, making for a quick and easy check-in and checkout process. Other valuable hotel services include free internet across the resort, a swimming pool, a multi-sports outdoor court, and a luxury spa and fitness centre.
Pullman Sao Paulo is also located only 21km away from the biggest convention centre in São Paulo; the Parque Anhembi. Perfect for meetings or business events with more than 2,000 attendees, the hotel’s close proximity to one of the largest convention locations in Latin America makes it ideal for those travelling to the city on business.
However, more convenient still is the hotel’s own impressive convention and business centre. With an expansive floor space of 470sq m., the centre has a total capacity of 650 seats and can be easily adapted into multiple different formations in order to cater for any kind of event: seminars of up to 10 people are easily accommodated for in the venue’s smaller meeting rooms, while weddings and larger conventions can be hosted in the combined Sao Paulo rooms. Ample natural daylight is a key feature of the hotel’s two main meeting rooms, which can each accommodate up to 50 people.
The centre’s Connectivity Lounge offers private meeting rooms, computers, telephones, scanners, broadband internet and a wide variety of general office services, with the hotel also offering superb catering services for key events. The expertise of the hotel’s event manager is also included with every booking, offering support during all aspects of planning and execution in order to ensure that every event is handled with creativity and precision.
Something for everyone
Every area of the hotel is styled with luxury and sophistication in mind. Pullman Sao Paulo has 377 guest rooms and suites, all of which come with soundproof windows, interactive cable television, free Wi-Fi access, a safe and a Nespresso coffee machine. The hotel also has 190 additional twin rooms, as well as ample parking space.
The selection of first-class restaurants at Pullman Sao Paulo draw upon a variety of international cuisines, designed to serve the needs and tastes of the hotel’s assorted clientele.
The hotel’s Open Kitchen restaurant lets guests watch as their food is cooked by professional chefs, while buffet-style Amaranto allows visitors to select their favourite dishes from a vast selection of different cuisines for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Additionally, Agraz restaurant offers an exquisite menu designed by internationally renowned Spanish chef Victor Hugo. With a focus on producing appealing dishes with a mixture of national and international influences, the restaurant’s relaxed atmosphere makes it the perfect location for any business meal. Finally, the hotel’s lobby bar, located on the ground floor, offers a wide selection of teas, coffees, wines, light snacks and pastries. Open until late, the bar provides a comfortable environment in which to have drinks with friends or work colleagues.
Pullman Sao Paulo also offers an extensive range of leisure and recreational activities, designed to ensure guest relaxation and to allow visitors to feel comfortable and at home during their stay. While the hotel’s impressive fitness facilities – including an expansive fitness suite, tennis courts, an outdoor swimming pool and bicycle hire facilities – allow guests to continue with their daily fitness regimes as if they were at home, the hotel’s hot tub and wet and dry saunas give travellers the opportunity to feel indulged and tranquil. This Fit & Spa Lounge, which is complete with a menu of multiple massage treatments and other relaxation packages, is situated on the 10th floor of the hotel, coming complete with gorgeous views of the lake and the surrounding city.