Hilton Worldwide has opened the DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar, the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in India.
Owned and operated by Eros Resorts & Hotels Ltd. and managed by Hilton Worldwide, the newly built hotel is located in Mayur Vihar within a 20-minute drive of the business district in the New Okhla Industrial Development Area (NOIDA), which includes the bustling Sector 62 and Film City in Sector 16.
“The debut of DoubleTree by Hilton in India with the opening of the DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar is a significant milestone in our brand’s continued growth strategy to provide outstanding hotel offerings in the world’s gateway cities,” says Rob Palleschi, global head of DoubleTree by Hilton. “With four additional DoubleTree by Hilton hotels anticipated to open in India during the coming year, we are excited about the future prospects for the brand.”
“With the official launch of DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi/Mayur Vihar, Hilton Worldwide now manages six hotels under three brands in India,” notes Martin Rinck, president, Asia Pacific for Hilton Worldwide. “We are expanding rapidly in the country and will more than double our trading estate during 2011.”
Positioned just off the DND Expressway with a metro station less than 500 meters (1,650 feet) away from the hotel entrance, the DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar offers excellent connectivity with Connaught Place in the center of New Delhi as well as South Delhi business districts Nehru Place, Okhla, Mohan Co-Operative and Jasola.
The Pragati Maidan Exhibition Centre and prominent tourist attractions such as the Akshardham Temple, Rajghat, Old Fort and Humayun’s Tomb are within a 20-minute drive of the hotel.
The DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar offers 196 guest rooms, including four suites. Starting at more than 375 square feet, the hotel’s guestrooms are among the most spacious in the city, according to Hilton Worldwide.
Every guestroom features wired and wireless Internet access, an LCD television, a media hub, an electronic safe, a refrigerated private bar, a tea- and coffee-making facility and an iPod docking station with alarm clock. Additional on-site amenities include 24-hour, in-room dining, a laundry, and concierge and travel-desk services.
The DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar features a 24-hour business center and a boardroom that seats up to 16 guests. The hotel’s 5,000-square-foot ballroom can accommodate up to 750 people for corporate meetings, business events, conferences, social gatherings and private receptions.
For recreation, the hotel also includes an outdoor, infinity pool and a fitness center equipped with the latest in cardiovascular and weight-training equipment.
Dining options at the DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar include the Roadhouse Bar & Grill, an American-style restaurant where grilled-to-order, NY style burgers, steaks and fresh seafood combine with live DJ entertainment in the evenings. Overlooking the pool area, Café on 3 is a 24-hour brasserie and deli that offers a multi-cuisine buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner and a selection of à la carte options.
“By opening the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in India we are delighted to be a part of an important milestone,” says Satish Sood, director of Eros Resorts & Hotels Ltd, an Eros Group company. “We are confident that this hotel will become the first choice of business and leisure travelers in the region.”
There are six Hilton Worldwide hotels currently operating in India: the DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar; the Hilton New Delhi/Janakpuri; the Hilton Mumbai International Airport; the Hilton Chennai, the Hilton Garden Inn New Delhi/Saket; and the Eros Hotel – Managed by Hilton New Delhi/Nehru Place.
The DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar is located a 45-minute drive from Indira Gandhi International Airport. The hotel’s address is 13A Mayur Vihar, District Centre, New Delhi, India 110091.
For more information or to make reservations at the DoubleTree by Hilton New Delhi-Mayur Vihar, contact your local travel professional, visit the hotel’s website at www.newdelhimayurvihar.doubletreebyhilton.com or call the hotel directly at +91-11-41105555.
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