Hilton Worldwide To Expand India Portfolio With Signing Of A New DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Ahmedabad
John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton, said, "We are thrilled with this opportunity to extend the brand's presence in India and with a hotel that will be strategically located both for business and leisure travellers. The opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Ahmedabad will mark the brand's entry into the dynamic state of Gujarat."
On its opening, guests at DoubleTree by Hilton Ahmedabad will be greeted with the characteristic offerings found at the brand's more than 380 hotels worldwide, including the warm welcome of the iconic chocolate chip cookie presented to every guest at check-in, an array of upscale amenities and guest services and the globally-recognized CARE culture, which stands for "Create A Rewarding Experience" and represents the brand's commitment to guests, team members and the local community. With stunning architecture, the 174-room hotel will feature three dining outlets, an outdoor swimming pool, 24-hour fitness centre and a full service spa. The conference and event facilities at the hotel will include a versatile 9,000-square foot space ideal for mid- sized business events and social gatherings, and a 24-hour business centre.
"We are delighted with the opportunity to partner with Hirise Hospitality Private Limited for our foray into Ahmedabad, a city renowned for being home to some of the largest industries along with its rich cultural background in music and the arts," said Daniel Welk, vice president, operations – India, Hilton Worldwide.
"We are pleased to enter into an agreement with Hilton Worldwide, a leading global hospitality company," said Tanmay Bathwal, director, Hirise Hospitality Private Limited. "With its strategic location and iconic architecture, we are confident that DoubleTree by Hilton Ahmedabad will fast become the first choice of travellers looking for upscale, full-service accommodation in the city."
Hilton Worldwide currently operates the following hotels and resorts in India under its two full-service, upscale brands 'Hilton Hotels & Resorts' and 'DoubleTree by Hilton' and its two mid-market, focus-service brands 'Hilton Garden Inn' and 'Hampton by Hilton': New Delhi: Hilton Garden Inn New Delhi / Saket; Gurgaon: Hilton Garden Inn Gurgaon Baani Square and DoubleTree by Hilton Gurgaon - New Delhi NCR; Mumbai: Hilton Mumbai International Airport; Bangalore: DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore and Hilton Bangalore Embassy GolfLinks; Chennai: Hilton Chennai; Trivandrum: Hilton Garden Inn Trivandrum; Vadodara: Hampton by Hilton Vadodara - Alkapuri; Pune: DoubleTree by Hilton Pune - Chinchwad; Goa: DoubleTree by Hilton Goa – Arpora – Baga; Shillim in the Western Ghats: Hilton Shillim Estate Retreat & Spa and Jaipur: Hilton Jaipur.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising nearly 4,900 properties with more than 796,000 rooms in 104 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world"s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where Hilton HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. Visit news.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.