DoubleTree by Hilton Opens in Goa – Panaji
Now open – 160 Rooms
Global hospitality chain, Hilton (NYSE: HLT), today expanded its footprint in India with the launch of DoubleTree by Hilton Goa – Panaji. This opening marks Hilton’s 18th property in India. A unit of Goldfinch Hotels (part of MRG Group) and managed by Hilton, the 160-room hotel reinforces Hilton’s commitment to double its presence in the country over the next few years.
A stroll away from the capital city of Goa, DoubleTree by Hilton Goa – Panaji is ideally located and easily accessible to the Dabolim International Airport, as well as to many landmarks, popular traveler destinations and beaches of Goa.
The property features state-of-the-art technology, elegant interiors, thoughtful touches and exceptional service, making it a preferred choice for leisure travel, business conventions and special events.
The 160 well-appointed guestrooms, including nine suites, are equipped with signature DoubleTree by Hilton amenities such as DoubleTree Sweet Dreams® Sleep Experience bedding, a 42-inch HDTV, coffee maker and high-speed Wi-Fi. The rooms feature environmentally-friendly smart lighting with motion sensors and have outdoor balconies and walk-in showers.
The resort offers a 24-hour fitness center, an outdoor infinity pool, a steam room and a full-service spa – Serena, offering a suite of both Ayurveda and international treatments.
DoubleTree by Hilton – Goa Panaji offers a variety of spaces for exclusive meetings, private dinners and grand receptions. With over 4,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space, the property features a grand ballroom, two additional ballrooms, two boardrooms and sunset lawns, along with state-of-the-art audio-visual technology, intelligent lighting, exceptional service and inspired catering.
With a seamless mix of classic and innovative flavors, the dining options at DoubleTree by Hilton promise to be gastronomical hotspots.
- Comida, an all-day dining restaurant, offers a fusion of cuisines inspired by both Portuguese and Goan lifestyle. With an adjacent bar, it also offers an outdoor terrace seating option.
- Perfect for leisurely afternoons or a quick bite, Rio Salao, the lobby lounge, serves an impeccable selection of international teas and coffees, along with an assortment of fresh sweets and savories from the confectionary.
- For guests who enjoy the outdoors, Feliz serves a feast of coastal, Goan and Mangalorean delicacies to tickle the taste buds. Overlooking the pool and the Mandovi River, the restaurant also functions as a contemporary bar and grill.
The property is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 15 world-class brands comprising more than 5,500 properties with nearly 895,000 rooms, in 109 countries and territories. 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 WiFi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.