Mumbai; Luxury hotel chain owned by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, W Hotels and Resorts is planning to open its first property in India with the mane of W Goa in the month of November.
The group is also planned to expand its global network to 75 properties by the year 2020.
W Goa, the brand’s 50th hotel globally, will be the first W Hotel in India, disrupting the traditional luxury hotel scene.
The W Hotels Worldwide Global Brand Leader Anthony Ingham told media persons, “From its fresh take on fashion and music to its electrifying nightlife, W Hotels is the perfect complement to Goa’s ever-colourful, fiercely independent spirit.”
The W Goa, under the W Escapes portfolio, will offer 160 rooms and celebrate the local culture in the backdrop of luxury.
The property will be manned by 360 people, hired from the hospitality industry as well as varied service sectors like fashion, music, retail and design.