Who we are

Bourbon Hotels & Resorts, with over 55 years of experience in the hospitality market.

  • Mission Mission

    To responsibly strive for the satisfaction of customers, employees and investors.

  • Vision Vision

    Excellence in hospitality.

  • Values Values





    Human development

    Transparent communication


  • 1960
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  • 2010
  • 21/Aug/1963 - Bourbon Londrina Hotel

    Opening of the Chain's first hotel, in Londrina. The first phase of the venture was inaugurated with 45 rooms, room service and breakfast.
  • 20/Dec/1973 - Bourbon Cataratas do Iguaçu Resort *

    10 years later, the Vezozzo family opens its first Resort in Foz do Iguaçu.

    The weather turned nasty during an airplane trip from São Paulo to Londrina. The plane landed at the Foz do Iguaçu – PR airport. Once there, Alceu Vezozzo used the opportunity to visit some land that was for sale. He was delighted by one parcel and decided to buy it. That was where a wing of the hotel was initially built, with 69 rooms and with premium quality for the region, which attracted the attention of tourism companies in the Rio - São Paulo area.



    * 1975 – Focus on direct sales *

    The chain broke its contracts with major tourism agencies and began to offer its own thematic packages for holidays and commemorative dates.
  • 1982 - Bourbon São Paulo Hotel

    After 19 years of operations, the time has come for the Bourbon Chain to set foot in São Paulo and open a Business hotel in the downtown area. The property is a historically preserved building and was built in 1947 by Italian countess Leonor de Camillis Spezzacatena. It is a part of the history of the city and, for 36 years, has been a part of the history of the Bourbon Chain.



    1988 - Bourbon Curitiba Convention Hotel

    A native of the state Paraná, in 1988 the company decided to award the capital of the state with the first property in the Convention category, located in the city’s commercial center.
  • The Bourbon Chain develops its expansion, starting work on the Bourbon Atibaia Resort.
  • 05/Jan/2002 - Rio Hotel By Bourbon Curitiba Batel

    Fourteen years after the arrival of the Chain in Curitiba, the Rio Hotel By Bourbon Curitiba Batel hotel was open to cater to a different type of target public and to establish a footprint in one of the city’s most upscale districts.



    01/Dec/2002 - Bourbon Atibaia Resort

    That same year, Bourbon Hotels & Resorts took the market by surprise with a striking construction in Atibaia. That is how the second Resort of the Chain came to life, with more than 500 rooms.



    Jul/2003 - Bourbon Joinville Convention Hotel

    The Vezzozo family launches a new product in the Business category this time in Santa Catarina.



    01/Jan/2004 - Bourbon Cascavel Hotel

    That is how the Bourbon Cascavel came to exist. Located in the city’s twin towers, the hotel stands out for its quality services and great location and it has become a tourist spot in the region.



    31/Oct/2005 - Bourbon Alphaville Hotel

    The Bourbon Alphaville was launched, with an unwavering focus on business travelers.



    Aug/2007 - Bourbon São Paulo Ibirapuera Convention Hotel

    After 42 years of operations, the Bourbon Chain launches another property in Moema, an upscale district in São Paulo, one of the biggest hotels in São Paulo and in Brazil, it consolidated the Bourbon brand in the country's largest metropolitan area.



    01/Jul/2008 - Bourbon Barra da Tijuca Residence

    The Chain open its doors to tourists in Rio de Janeiro.
  • 01/Dec/2011 - Bourbon Dom Ricardo Aeroporto Curitiba Hotel

    Another product in the Business category is launched, this time in São José dos Pinhais, near the Afonso Pena airport.



    03/Sep/2011 - Bourbon Assunção Convention Hotel

    An important step is taken: the Bourbon brand, which was already recognized in Brazil, sets foot in the capital of Paraguay. A majestic property, it draws the attention of tourists visiting this top destination in Latin America.



    2013 - Change of President 

    After decades at the helm of the Bourbon Chain, Alceu Vezzozo hands off his position to his successor, Alceu Vezzozo Filho.



    01/Aug/2013 - Be Jardín Escondido by Coppola

    The Bourbon Chain arrives in Argentina in great style: Be Jardín Escondido is open in association with Francis Ford Coppola in the Palermo Soho district, in Buenos Aires. It also launches the Be – Bourbon Exclusive brand in the market – geared towards boutique hotels aimed at offering unique guest experiences.



    21/Jul/2016 - Rio Hotel By Bourbon Curitiba Aeroporto

    The Bourbon Chain welcomes the second Rio Hotel By Bourbon hotel, in São José dos Pinhais.



    2017 - This was a very important year for the Bourbon Chain. New products in Vitória, Ponta Grossa and Foz do Iguaçu were launched, and the company opened its second hotel in Paraguay.

    01/Feb/2017 - Bourbon Vitória Hotel

    01/Jun/2017 - Bourbon Ponta Grossa Convention Hotel

    28/Sep/2017 - Rio Hotel By Bourbon Ciudad del Este

    15/Dec/2017 - Bourbon Foz do Iguaçu Hotel



    03/Jan/2018 - Bourbon Belo Horizonte Hotel The Chain arrived in another Brazilian state: Minas Gerais.



    01/Dec/2018 - Bourbon Santos Convention Hotel Opening of the first unit in the coast of São Paulo.



    01/Dec/2018 - Bourbon Cambará Hotel The Bourbon Chain welcomes the eighth Hotel brand, in Cambará.



    01/Jul/2019 - Rio Hotel by Bourbon Campinas The Bourbon Chain welcomes the fourth Rio Hotel by Bourbon brand, in Campinas.