First MGallery by Sofitel Hotel (Santa Teresa) opens in Brazil

Hotel Santa Teresa in Rio de Janeiro is the first MGallery by Sofitel in Brazil. According to Accor, the property showcases architecture preserved by the neo-modernist and eclectic colonial culture of Rio. The revitalization of the surrounding neighborhood began a decade ago with the restoration of the hotel and helped to support sustainable and cultural tourism to the destination, according to the company.

The hotel featuress 43 rooms, bar, spa, pool and a renowned restaurant that is ranked among the best hotel restaurants in Rio de Janeiro.

The brand will continue its momentum with the openings of Palazzo Livorno MGallery by Sofitel in Italy’s Tuscany region this summer and Leicester Square MGallery by Sofitel in London is expected to open fall 2016.