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Curio Collection by Hilton Announces Latest Addition to Growing Global Portfolio in Mérida, Mexico

Newly renovated Villa Mercedes Mérida expected to welcome guests September 2021

MERIDA, México - Hotel Advisors International (HAI), owners of the hotel at Avenida Colón #500, announced Villa Mercedes Mérida will join Curio Collection by Hilton, a portfolio of over 100 unique, upper-upscale hotels and resorts around the world. As part of the hotel’s conversion to Curio Collection, the property has undergone extensive renovations to the lobby and front desk, onsite restaurant and outdoor pool with construction led by Esquiliano Architects and Arkham Projects. Expected to welcome guests in September, the hotel will be operated by Hotel Advisor International (HAI). 

“We are excited to partner with this iconic hospitality brand to bring a fresh, new lodging option to the city of Mérida,” said Humberto Pinazzi, CEO, Hotel Advisor International. 

Situated in the heart of Mérida, Villa Mercedes Mérida’s interiors and accommodations draw inspiration from its setting within a restored colonial mansion. The hotel is within a short distance of many local landmarks and attractions including the Casa Montes Molina Museum, Municipal Palace of Mérida and Paseo de Montejo.  

Villa Mercedes Mérida, Curio Collection by Hilton will participate in Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 18 world-class brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also have access to contactless technology exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using Digital Key.

For more information or to make a reservation, please visit or call +52 9999-429000. Read more about Curio Collection by Hilton at

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 23 world-class brands comprising more than 7,600 properties and nearly 1.2 million rooms, in 126 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its founding vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed over 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, was named the No. 1 World’s Best Workplace by Great Place to Work and Fortune and has been recognized as a global leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for seven consecutive years. Hilton has introduced industry-leading technology enhancements to improve the guest experience, including Digital Key Share, automated complimentary room upgrades and the ability to book confirmed connecting rooms. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the nearly 190 million Hilton Honors members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can't buy. With the free Hilton Honors app, guests can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a Digital Key and check out, all from their smartphone. Visit for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.  

About Curio Collection by Hilton

Curio Collection by Hilton is a global portfolio of more than 160 individually remarkable hotels hand-picked to immerse guests in one-of-a-kind moments in the world’s most sought-after destinations. Each hotel in the Curio Collection evokes a bespoke story through distinctive architecture and design, world-class food & beverage and curated experiences, while providing the benefits of Hilton and its award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors. Experience Curio Collection by Hilton by booking at or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about Curio Collection by Hilton at, and follow the brand on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter