MCLEAN, Virginia & NEW DELHI, India, 10 December 2009 - Hilton Worldwide has opened the doors of the first Hilton Garden Inn in the Asia Pacific region, marking the latest addition to the brand’s portfolio of nearly 500 hotels worldwide.
“This hotel is expected to be the first of many Hilton Garden Inn hotels in the country, responding to the tremendous demand from the business and corporate travel segment for focused service hotel products in India, both from domestic and international travelers. The Hilton Garden Inn is already a market leader in the US and we are thrilled to be introducing its award-winning mix of business-driven accommodation, great food & beverage offering, convenience and comfort to our guests in India,” said Martin Rinck, President - Asia Pacific, Hilton Worldwide.
Nestled amidst the bustle of DLF Place Mall in Saket, the heart of New Delhi’s shopping and recreation district, the hotel provides immediate access to an exciting retail and entertainment complex.
Just 30 minutes drive from New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport, the hotel is also in close proximity to business districts such as Nehru Place, Okhla and Jasola, where local and multinational companies are headquartered. For business travelers keen to take in some local culture, or leisure travelers exploring New Delhi’s wonders, the Hilton Garden Inn is proximate to the Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple and the Humanyun Tomb.