The lovely city of Daman is sometimes sidelined by touristy destinations but it is more than it holds. Situated between Gujarat and Maharashtra, the erstwhile Portuguese colony has a wonderful blend of colonial and Indian charm. Prominent attractions such as the Nani Daman Fort and the Church of Bom Jesus give you a taste of history while Jampore Beach and Devka Beach create picturesque settings for a day of relaxation. But, perhaps what makes Daman such a terrific destination for weekend getaways and long holidays is its location. It’s less than 3 hours drive from Mumbai so you don’t have to painstakingly plan your trip. It also has The Deltin, Daman, a hotel that provides stellar service and facilities without the exorbitant cost of upscale hotels in Mumbai and other big cities. Spa treatments, gourmet cuisine, a pool bar, plush accommodation – at The Deltin, Daman your every whim is taken care of.
1. Live in the Lap of Luxury
The Deltin, Daman offers guest rooms and suites with all the trimmings. You can book a stay at a Superior/Deluxe room that has a private balcony and a mini bar or opt for a Superior/Deluxe Suite with a stylish independent living room for more privacy and comfort. If you want to indulge yourself a little, the Grand Sinatra and Grand Duke suites are the perfect places to start. The luxurious accommodations boast two bedrooms and private-access pools to make you feel extra special. You can also book the Presidential Suite, a two-bedroom suite that has a private pool and is just steps from the front door. You can sit and relax in complete privacy, cocooned from the rest of the hotel.
2. Dine like Royalty
Dining should take on new meaning when on holiday and that’s exactly what The Deltin, Daman offers. Emperor restaurant serves up a pan Asian feast of soft dim sums and aromatic yum cha. At Vegas, the cuisine expands to include Indian, be it Gujarati or Marwari (undhiyu, dal bati churma, fada ni khichdi), or Continental, Italian, Lebanese, and Asian fare (spaghetti tricolore), the kitchen team has equal expertise in serving up a feast.
Guests can dine with a clear view of the poolside at this all-day restaurant. If a social event is in the offing, the pool bar is the place to hold it. Refreshing drinks and mouth-watering snacks are served as you take a dip in the pool.
3. Feel Every bit the Gentleman at Whiskys Lounge
Those who prefer the ambience of a lounge can unwind at Whiskys Lounge bar where sophisticated décor and mood-enhancing lights come together with an extensive drinks menu. Relax with your favorite and mingle with people who share the same fine taste as you.
4. Enjoy Your Favorite Pastime at The Den
The Deltin, Daman knows that a bored guest is an unhappy guest which is why it has a recreational zone filled with exciting games. The Den is where you can get in a little table tennis, billiards or video games – the perfect way to spend the day indoors.
5. Spoil Yourself at the Pool and Spa
Go for a swim at The Deltin, Daman’s large and luxurious pool laid out across the grand courtyard. It can easily host a party for over 500 people so if there’s a special occasion coming up, this is the perfect place to have it. If you crave a little pampering, the spa offers a list of treatments to indulge in. Special treatments can be booked at the exclusive couple’s suite too; the best way to end the day.
6. Stay Connected
Nobody likes to think about work when on holiday but there are times when you may need to. The Deltin, Daman knows this which is why its Business Center is fitted with everything you need to get work done. It provides internet access and the use of three computers and offers secretarial and courier services.
7. Plan your Dream Wedding
Have the wedding of your dreams at The Deltin where you have your pick of event spaces including GRANDICE Ballroom and banquet halls like Hearts, Spade and Clubs. You can also choose to include the poolside in your celebration and the open air banquet area that accommodates as many as 1,000 people. The Deltin, Daman provides parking space for 150 cars too. Newlyweds can enjoy the hotel’s spa service and take relaxing swims at the large pool as well.
This can be your wedding: