Uruguay: SLS Punta del Este Hotel & Residences is set to open in 2024, marking the second SLS property in South America under Ennismore.
The project, which incorporates two towers, is being developed by GNV Group and designed by architect studio Gómez Platero. When complete it will offer 80 hotel rooms and 150 residences.
Amenities at the site will include three restaurants, a lounge and bar, meeting rooms and kids clubs, a rooftop pool, spa and fitness centre, as well as commercial space.
Chadi Farhat, brand chief operating officer of SLS at Ennismore, said: “We are thrilled to be launching the SLS Hotel & Residences in Uruguay, and to bring the brand, synonymous with elevated hospitality and fresh perspective, to one of the most sought after destinations in South America.
“This announcement showcases the incredible global expansion of the SLS brand, and with its privileged location in the vibrant city of Punta del Este, we know it will be the ideal destination for our discerning guests that continue to seek extraordinary experiences.”
Alejandro Ginevra, president and CEO of GNV Group said: “It’s with great enthusiasm and bursting energy that we embark upon building SLS Punta del Este, where dazzling natural scenery will be paired with unparalleled hospitality, services and amenities, curated for the standards of the most discerning and sophisticated of guests and residents alike. We are very proud to be part of this project to bring the first globally renowned branded hotel and residences to this amazing city and beach paradise.”
SLS forms part of Ennismore, a collection of 14 lifestyle brands. SLS Puerto Madero, located in Argentina, is due to open this spring.
Ennismore currently operates 106 properties across 26 countries with more than 140 hotels in the pipeline.