The Rio Group of Hotels sets to redefine the holiday experience in India
~ Launches Rio Royale, An All Suite Luxury Resort in the heart of Goa~
August 10th 2016, Goa, India: The Rio Group of Hotels, which owns and manages the highly successful Resort Rio, the five star Luxury Deluxe Spa Resort in Goa, today announced the launch of its brand new Luxury resort, Rio Royale, in North Goa. Rio Royale is an inspiring blend of contemporary style, unparalleled facilities and the legendary Rio culture. This All Suite property will offer bespoke experiences, distinctive spa sojourns, signature culinary delights and a world of sophisticated luxury.
“The opening of Rio Royale is not only an important milestone for us as a luxury hotel brand but also for the state of Goa which is fast becoming a world - class tourist destination,” said Mr. Anup Shah, Managing Director, Rio Group of Hotels.
Inspired by the famous temples of Khajuraho, Rio Royale embodies grandeur and opulence, exemplifying a regal lifestyle. Intricate handmade carvings from sandstone and innovative and engaging spaces can be found throughout the resort making every moment spent here reminiscent of royalty.
Mrs. Alpa Shah, Director, Rio Group of Hotels added that, “Rio Royale will focus on delivering the highest standards of luxury and hospitality and we are confident that it will set a benchmark by providing guests an unrivalled and tailored experience.”
Rio Royale features 60 palatial suites styled with sophistication and enhanced with the comforts of a home. Each suite offers an incredible view and comes with a private balcony, master bedroom, elegant furnishings and a deluxe bathroom well equipped with a giant bath tub. An excellent blend of contemporary design, classic elegance and modern amenities lends an alluring charm to these suites.
The resort’s culinary collection brings a multitude of superior tastes and gastronomic adventures to the table. Each restaurant here excels in its specialty giving guests a unique experience. Sweet Caju, the all-day dining multi-cuisine restaurant overlooking the pool offers culinary delights from around the world in classic manner with lavish buffet spreads and live counters. Café Royale, the 24X7 Lounge Bar is a perfect place to unwind and indulge in delectable desserts, savories and specialty coffees.
It also features a well-stocked bar which offers exotic cocktails and refreshing beverages. Bebdo Bar reflects the Goan joie de vivre. This swim- up pool bar is an ideal place to enjoy a laid-back drink and savor local delicacies. Rio Royale also offers guests romantic dining experiences like a private candle light dinner by a riverside gazebo.
For relaxation, rejuvenation and pampering, guests can head to Zaara – The Luxury Spa which is recognized as one of the best spas in Goa. The spa offers holistic treatments and massages through a blend of unique therapies. Complete with a beauty salon, spa pool and a foot massage lounge, it is a place of personal peace, enchantment and wellbeing.
This Luxury Resort also offers other upscale leisure facilities like a wellness center with state-of-the-art fitness facilities, yoga and meditation center, kids club and an open air pool with a swim- up bar.
In addition, Rio Royale also features an 1800 sq. ft. banquet hall and boasts of one of the biggest open air venue in North Goa for weddings and events, making it an ideal getaway for both leisure and business travellers.
Rio Royale offers an exotic balance between diversity, activity and exclusivity. With beautiful interiors, warm hospitality, thoughtful modern-day amenities and personalized services, it is an idyllic destination for a perfect holiday. This All Suite Luxury Resort which will be operational throughout the year is located in a quiet spot, yet close to all the well-known places in Goa like the Baga Beach, night markets, restaurants and nightclubs.
About Rio Group of Hotels
Rio Group of Hotels is owned by Anup Shah, a London based lawyer, and his wife Alpa Shah and it focuses on conceptualizing, designing, building and managing their own hotels. The ethos of the group is to create employment and offer opportunities and learning skills; to create and sustain a thriving local economy and directly and indirectly provide opportunities to the locals. A distinctive feature of the group is the unique style of functioning. The senior management does not have a hotel management background so they write their own rules and the decisions taken are not only customer centric but in the best interest of the organization as a whole. The group believes that employees come first and this is the main reason for its success. Indeed, it is the employees who have nurtured the legendary Rio culture which guests come to enjoy over and over again. Rio Group of Hotels currently owns two resorts in Goa and aims to continue providing new product innovations and services to meet guests’ evolving needs.