Maya Hotels Opens New Hilton Garden Inn in Gastonia, North Carolina
Upscale hotel offers unparalleled combination of lodging and flexible meeting space to Gastonia market
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Maya Hotels is pleased to announce the opening of the five-story Hilton Garden Inn in Gastonia, NC. The 119-room, upscale hotel, located at 444 Cox Road, features modern and contemporary designs, the brand’s hallmark bright and airy décor and more than 7,500 square feet of meeting space with full catering. The hotel’s opening is scheduled for the week of March 4, 2019, marking the first significant new opening in Gastonia’s hotel landscape in almost a decade. The hotel is operated by Maya Hotels.
“We are thrilled to spur growth in the Gastonia hotel market with the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Gastonia,” said J.D. Deva, CEO of Maya Hotels. “This hotel will offer guests unequaled accommodations and amenities backed by the premium Hilton Garden Inn brand in a convenient location.” The new hotel is located in one of the most bustling areas of Gastonia at the intersection of Cox Road and I-85, with proximity to the U.S. National White Water Center, Crowder’s Mountain State Park, Schiele Museum of Natural History and Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.
“For business conferences, weddings and other special events, this hotel features more than 7,500 square feet of flexible meeting space that can accommodate up to 650 people,” noted Parimal Thakor, Vice President of Maya Hotels. “Our catering offerings range from corporate, all-inclusive meeting packages to bespoke wedding menus, all handled in-house by the hotel’s on-site catering team.”
The property also features the on-site Garden Grill & Bar, a full-service restaurant with a lounge and full bar. The Garden Grill & Bar will also offer room service. Additionally, guests have access to The Shop, a 24-hour, grab-and-go retail space offering an upscale mix of healthy, indulgent and fresh foods.
“This new property offers guests convenient and inviting accommodations, whether traveling for business or leisure,” said Dominc Acolino, General Manager of Hilton Garden Inn Gastonia. “Our Team Members strive to make each guest’s stay better and brighter through heartfelt interactions and thoughtful service.”
Each guest room and suite boasts the brand’s signature bedding, featuring fresh, white duvets and crisp linens; a spacious and clutter-free work desk with an ergonomic desk chair and an in-room "hospitality center" with a mini fridge, microwave oven and Keurig® coffee maker. Hilton Garden Inn Gastonia guests will be treated to numerous amenities and services, including complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the property, a 24-hour business center, a state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor pool and an outdoor gathering area with a fire pit.
The hotel is offering special early bird rates, available for travel connoisseurs to have first access in experiencing the property. The offer is based on availability and is only for a limited time. For more information or to make reservations, please visit hgigastonia.hgi.com or call +1 704-810-1111.
*Service of alcohol subject to state and local laws. Must be of legal drinking age.
About Maya Hotels
Maya Hotels, based in Charlotte, NC, is a privately held hotel development, investment, and management company that was formed in 1995 by Baldev Thakor and J.D. Deva. Currently, Maya’s portfolio represents six properties with at total of 600+ guest rooms across North Carolina, South Carolina, and Alabama with leading brand affiliations through Intercontinental Hotels and Hilton. The company’s development expertise coupled with extensive management capabilities have produced exceptional guest experiences and accretive growth for investors for almost 25 years. For more information about Maya Hotels, visit the company’s website at www.mayahotels.com.
About Hilton Garden Inn
The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn brand provides business and leisure guests upscale, affordable accommodations and unexpected amenities for an experience that is ‘Simply on Another Level.’ The Hilton Garden Inn Promise affirms the brand’s goal to make each guest’s stay better and brighter. Guaranteed. Team Members at more than 850 hotels in 48 countries around the world ensure today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying experience, starting with the first hello. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn serves locally-sourced food and beverage at its full-service restaurants and bars, featuring cooked-to-order breakfast, handcrafted cocktails, and on-trend small plates. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or newsroom.hilton.com/hgi, and connect on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.
Vice President, Maya Hotels