Steps from the crystal-blue Caribbean Sea in Honduras, Indura Beach & Golf Resort today joined Curio - A Collection by Hilton. As Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) rapidly-expanding global collection of distinctive upscale hotels, Curio caters to passionate travelers seeking local discovery and authentic experiences. Owned by Desarrollo Turistico Bahía de Tela S.A de C.V (DTBT) and managed by Trust Hospitality, the 60-suite Indura Beach & Golf Resort marks Curio's first property in Central America. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20161110005883/en/
Curio - A Collection by Hilton Debuts Five-Star Beach & Golf Resort in Honduras (Photo: Business Wire)
"We are honored to continue our growth in the region by welcoming the first Curio property in this spectacular destination," said Mark Nogal, global head, Curio - A Collection by Hilton. "Indura Beach & Golf Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton mixes luxury and environmentally conscious amenities, offering guests a truly authentic travel experience." With 26 miles of the picturesque Tela Bay on the North Coast of Honduras as its backdrop, and Jeanette Kawas National Park as its surroundings, Indura Beach & Golf Resort is part of a larger destination resort that will eventually include two to three hotels and 800 residential units. "Indura" is the Garifuna word for Honduras and the resort strives to incorporate the culture of the Garifuna people - descendants of Caribe, Arawak and West African people - into its offerings, with local Honduran products and sustainable materials used in its construction. "Located in the middle of the country's largest national park, our intimate resort is fully integrated with its natural protected surroundings while offering exclusive amenities and activities to our guests, setting us apart from other offerings in the market," said Camilo Atala, president of Fondo Hondureño de Inversión en Turismo (FHIT), part of Desarrollo Turistico Bahía de Tela S.A de C.V. "During guests' stay at Indura Beach & Golf Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton, they will not only experience the tremendous pride and passion our talented team has for our beloved Honduras, but they will also feel inspired to seek out new discoveries authentic to the local culture."