The Pestana Group celebrated 40 years in 2012. With a journey of four decades of success, the Group has and manages 86 units in Portugal and overseas, and also 6 golf courses, 2 casinos, 3 tourism real estate projects, 13 Vacation Club projects, an airline charter company and a tour operator, with the goal of providing complete and more attractive products.
Altogether there are 9 business areas in which it operates: hotels, golf, casinos, tourism real estate, aviation, tourism distribution, Vacation Club, industry and services.
In hotels, its main business, the Pestana Hotel Group operates with 4 brands: Pestana Hotels & Resorts, Pestana Collection Hotels, Pestana Pousadas de Portugal, which it manages since 2003, and recently Pestana CR7 Lifestyle Hotels. Present in 15 countries, it has more than 10.000 rooms available in Europe, Africa and America and about 7.000 employees. In 2013, it generated an EBITDA of 95 million euros and revenues of about 388 million euros.
According to the American magazine “Hotels”, the Pestana Hotel Group occupies the 127th position of the world’s top 300 hotel companies and fills the 26th place of the European Hotel Survey ranking, from the journal “Hotel Management International”.
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