About us

Upper midclass hotels with differentiated services and sensorial decoration alluding to Samba de Raiz. Lobby and Restaurant with areas prepared to transmit to the guest an exclusively Brazilian experience. Samba Viva are hotels of great comfort and practicality. They also carry in their category the sensory direction of Samba de Raiz in the lobby and restaurant.

Currently our destinations are in Paraná in Foz do Iguaçu, São Paulo in the city of Osasco, Minas Gerais in Belo Horizonte, Itabirito and Araxá region, Sacramento and Rio de Janeiro, in Itaboraí and Angra dos Reis!

WE OF SAMBA

GUILHERME CASTRO - CEO
Turismologist and Historian in addition to possessing an MBA in marketing services. He has served as a director for about 15 years in Brazil and abroad in several hotels and regional offices of global networks such as Hilton Worldwide. Still as a leader in Hilton Worldwide has accumulated several awards such as Best Sales Director Brazil, Latin America, Outstanding Achievement Award in Latin America and highlighted the execution of strategies generating great results in the company's largest products in Latin America, leading them to be leaders of in all the places to which they were inserted. He also has extensive experience in Revenue Management and hotel strategy, expansion and negotiation with investors, team building and hotel operations focused on results.

RODRIGO CASTRO - CFO
Economist graduated from the University of Sourthern California in Los Angeles and an MBA in Finance and Accounting from FGV, with experience in the operational and financial management of a company related to the energy sector of Minas Gerais. In addition to Samba, he has been one of the most renowned athletes of the Brazilian swim team with participation in 3 Olympic games, a medalist in 3 editions of Pan American games and several international medals such as world championships and World Cups, as well as several Records, including the Pan American record in 4x200 mode in 2007. The pool champion has a lot to teach about pressure, focus, layout and goal attainment.

ANDREA CASTRO - DIRECTOR OF QUALITY
Turismologist with MBA in Marketing worked in travel agencies, event organizers and in various national / international hotel networks. In the hotels where she specialized, she worked in the commercial area of Atlantica Hotels where she was awarded as one of the best and best Sales professionals among 150 people in the same area in 2009. Today she is responsible for Quality in service / service and is directly linked to analysis and focus on the perception of customers for the brands Samba and Bossa Nova Hotels.

RAMON MEGALE - HR Director
Graduated in Foreign Trade with postgraduate in Financial Management and Controllership, he worked successfully for 10 years at Votorantim S / A in the administrative and financial areas where he was responsible for leading regional office teams in the cities of São Paulo, Belo Horizonte, Divinópolis and São Luís do Maranhão. His areas of his focus areas in Samba and Bossa Nova Hotels are Human Resources and Administrative Management.

FRED CARVALHO - COMMUNICATION AND BRAND DIRECTOR
Graduated in Social Communication, he has vast experience as an advertising and graphic designer. Mineiro, he has been involved in marketing, communications and cultural projects in the public and private sectors for more than 14 years. Projects for Petrobras, Usiminas, Vale, Holcim, Ical, BH Shopping, Interior Leader, Palace of Arts, Philharmonic Orchestra of Minas Gerais, Symphony of Minas Gerais and Ouro Preto. In addition to acting in works with artists such as Alceu Valença, in the production of his first DVD; Nelson Freire, Arthur Moreira Lima and Assad Family. In the public sector he developed projects with the prefectures of Belo Horizonte, Morro do Pilar, Morada Nova de Minas and Ouro Branco. Film director, with award by the city hall of BH.

Photographer, videographer and video director specialized in the cultural sector with an emphasis on operas, concerts and theaters. Now, he faces the challenges and opportunities of the hotel sector and believes that tourism and culture are intertwined and this is what will guide the communication of the Samba Hotels Network. H2H = Human to Human, person to person, for without a doubt the best for everyone is the smile and the joy in the world. "Fun, culture, current events and interaction between occupied space, employees, guests and their desires. Feedback that we received at checkout. It's a 'to the next', always "!

Mission

Be a reference in total quality for Brazilian hotels within the market in which we operate in order to combine entertainment and hosting collaborating with the spread of Brazilian culture.

Vision

Changing the hotel setting in our country by constantly seeking, meeting and exceeding the expectations of our guests, investors and employees in order to create a proficient environment for all!

Values

Ethics, Joy, Responsibility, Professionalism, Performance, Entrepreneurship, Practicality, Transparency, Meritocracy and Hospitality.

Choose your destination and come to live
the Samba Hotels style.

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