Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the signing of a management agreement with Desarrolladores Asociados de Honduras (DAH) to operate a new build 173-room Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Scheduled to open in 2021, the hotel will introduce Hilton Garden Inn – Hilton's upscale yet affordable global brand of hotels, to the country's capital and largest city.
"We recently announced the opening of our 100th hotel in Latin America and are steadfast in our efforts to continue this exciting growth across the region," said Juan Corvinos, managing director development, Mexico, Central America, Andean Region and the Hispanic Caribbean, Hilton. "We are proud to bring the Hilton Garden Inn brand to Honduras with the team at Desarrolladores Asociados de Honduras and look forward to providing guests with the intuitive, heartfelt service they deserve and expect from the Hilton Garden Inn brand."
Hilton Garden Inn Tegucigalpa will form part of the mixed used complex, which will be home to the Real De Minas Mall, office space and entertainment options. Approximately nine miles from the Toncontín International Airport, the hotel will be strategically located on Boulevard Juan Pablo II in the heart of the city, near major businesses and tourist attractions, such as the historic center and Presidential Palace.
"We are thrilled to work alongside Hilton on this exciting project and help extend the company's renowned hospitality to this incredible city," said Letvia Berenice Herrera, managing director, Desarrolladores Asociados de Honduras. "Hilton Garden Inn Tegucigalpa will be an ideal choice for travelers visiting our country's capital."
The new Hilton Garden Inn Tegucigalpa will feature on-property dining options including a restaurant, lobby bar and coffee shop. The hotel will offer nearly 13,000 square feet of flexible event space including a ballroom that can be divided into three separate spaces, and six breakout rooms, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and 24-hour business center. Recreational amenities will include an outdoor pool and state-of-the-art fitness center.
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