India’s First Transit Hotel - Eaton Smart, New Delhi Airport Officially Takes Off

By Langham Hotels International, PRNE
Thursday, July 14, 2011

HONG KONG, July 15, 2011 -

Langham Hospitality Group has announced that Eaton Smart,
India’s first airport transit hotel at New Delhi Airport is now
officially open with rates from 3,000INR (approx. US$65) per five
hour stay.


The 93-room Eaton Smart, New Delhi Airport Transit Hotel is
located inside Terminal 3 of the new airport building and is
designed to make unpleasant layovers a thing of the past with its
intelligent modern design and comfortable facilities, convenient

Passengers with valid tickets are able to check in into the
36-room domestic wing or into the 57-room wing in the international
terminal after customs controls. The property offers modern rooms
for a minimum of five-hour slots allowing guests to relax before
and after a flight. In addition to guestrooms, guests are able to
reserve the Aqua Pods in which to freshen up while allowing access
to the hotel’s services and facilities.

Services include the Essentials Spa offering a range of
treatments for pre and post flight pampering. A fully-equipped
gymnasium allows guests to work out and energise.

Eaton Smart, New Delhi Airport Transit Hotel aims to make
mass-produced, bland airport cuisine a distant memory. The property
features a high quality all-day cafe dining restaurant serving
freshly-prepared international and local culinary favourites.

Bob van den Oord, Vice President of Langham Hospitality Group
said: “Eaton customers are self-sufficient, tech-savvy
globetrotters who value efficiency and ‘friendly can do’ service so
we’ve built our model on the ability to do more for each guest,
affordably and with simplicity.”

New Delhi Airport Terminal 3 handles around 34 million
passengers a year and is reputed to be the world’s sixth busiest
airport with 1,500 passengers transiting daily.

Sherona Shng, Vice President - Communications, +852-3552-3938 (Tel), +852-3552-3902 (Fax), sherona.shng at, or Ainslie Cheung, Director of Public Relations (International), +852-3552-3823 (Tel), +852-3552-3902 (Fax), ainslie.cheung at, both of Langham Hospitality Group

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