DoubleTree by Hilton’s Newest Hotel in India is Purpose-Built to Meet Needs of Both Short- and Long-Stay Guests
BANGALORE, India and MCLEAN, Va. – Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the launch of the full-service, upscale DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore. Located on Sarjapur – Outer Ring Road, in the southeast region of Bangalore, the contemporary hotel is near several IT / ITES Technology Parks, commercial and business hubs, entertainment and shopping centres, educational institutions and sports facilities. A distinctive feature of the hotel is the guest accommodation, which include a range of studios and suites purpose-built to meet every guest’s needs, from transient business travellers to long-stay guests. The hotel is owned by Mantri Developers Pvt. Ltd. and managed by Hilton Worldwide.
“The opening of DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore is a significant milestone in our growth in India, a key strategic market for DoubleTree by Hilton,” said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. “This hotel is an outstanding representation of our brand, and we look forward to delivering our globally-recognized service culture built around the idea of CARE, which stands for Create a Rewarding Experience, for our guests, team members and the community. CARE is demonstrated from the moment a guest walks through a hotel’s doors and is presented with a warm DoubleTree by Hilton chocolate chip cookie upon check-in, and continues through every aspect of the guest’s stay.”
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore boasts 172 stylishly-decorated rooms, including studios and one-, two- and three-bedroom suites featuring all modern conveniences including the signature Sweet DreamsTM by DoubleTree Sleep Experience bed, internet access, remote printing and a refreshing array of CITRON bath amenities by Crabtree & EvelynTM. Each studio and suite offers distinct living, dining and work areas, a well-equipped kitchenette and a private balcony. A dishwasher and washer/dryer are also provided in the suites. This expansive guest accommodation is complemented by a complete range of facilities and services that include a 24-hour business centre, 3,000 square feet of versatile conference and event space, temperature-controlled outdoor swimming pool, steam and sauna rooms and a 24-hour fitness centre offering the latest cardiovascular and strength training equipment. Guests will also enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi internet access in all public areas of the hotel.
The hotel also offers a range of dining options to suit every taste, including: Asia Alive, an all-day restaurant that serves the best of Pan-Asian fare; Equinox, a relaxed, trendy lounge bar that offers a range of new world wines along with an innovative menu of light bites; and Grab and Go, the all-day café and deli offering fresh bakeries and beverages for dine-in or takeaway.
“The opening of DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore marks the entry of Hilton Worldwide into this prime market and is a significant step in the company’s expansion into key city centre locations across India,” said Daniel Welk, vice president, operations – India, Hilton Worldwide. “Presently, we manage and franchise hotels and resorts in Delhi, Gurgaon, Mumbai, Chennai, Vadodara, Pune, Trivandrum, Goa, Shillim and now Bangalore.”
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore is conveniently located in the south east quadrant of Bangalore that stretches across Whitefield, Outer Ring Road, Sarjapur and Koramangla. Local attractions include the tranquil ISKCON Sri Radha Krishna Temple, the quaint market of Basavangudi and the spectacular Shivanasamudra Falls.
Hilton HHonors members will be able to earn and redeem points with their stay. To mark its opening, the hotel will offer Hilton HHonors members 1,000 bonus points per night on the best available rate for stays completed between January 9 and July 31, 2014.
For more information or to make a reservation, travellers can call + 91 80 6765 6565 or visit www.doubletree.com.
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