The Essentia Hotels and Resorts is a brand launched by Averina International Resorts Private Limited. Averina is a hospitality company incorporated in April 1986, which currently owns and operates the Holiday Inn Resort Goa, and the gastronomical wonder, The Fisherman’s Wharf chain. Another feather in the successful hospitality chain’s cap is the recently launched Oriental Restaurant, The Red Ginger, in Goa.


Managed By Essentia

Essentia Hotels & Resorts is a hotel company which offers services to hotels across India. Our team consists of individuals who have proven themselves many times over in the world of hotels. Essentia is dedicated to growing our footprint by helping our owners and franchisees maximize the value of their hotel investments and are determined to be the best choice for investors and developers.

The first Essentia brand hotel has also been opened in Indore. Essentia Indore presents an enticing, modern place for business travellers in Indore to enjoy themselves, conveniently close to the city centre as well as the vibrant business districts of Indore.


Our Approach

Management Operations

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As an experienced hotel operator, Essentia offers tenured management teams and the deepest pool of operations talent in the industry, ensuring a superior hotel experience for guests at every touch point. Essentia drives efficiency through revenue generation engines and cost savings strategies in alignment with ownership.

Franchise Operations

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Our franchise teams work with leading management companies and owners to provide comprehensive training, tools and resources to help ensure each franchised hotel succeeds in driving value for owners. Along with access to our leading lifestyle brands and loyal guests worldwide, franchise partners can leverage our powerful global sales and marketing systems and leading-edge resources and programs that are designed to consistently drive profits and efficiencies.

Flexible Building Options

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Whether you prefer a new build, renovation, or conversion and are developing a single-, dual-branded or multi-hotel project, Essentia offers flexible building options based on your project, budget, and market. Our development teams are ready to help you build on your ideas and goals, providing you with the resources and tools you need, from finding the right site to business planning, design, construction, and delivery.

Global Design

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Essentia’s Global Design is a resource dedicated to helping owners build, convert or renovate existing and new properties. Global Design associates provide input and advice regarding selection of the project architects and interior designers. They also lead the engineering, hotel openings, operations, fire protection and life safety, and brand disciplines in reviewing and commenting on hotel design, schematic, and construction plans. Global Design monitors the progress of ongoing development to ensure it aligns with agreed upon plans and shares best practices across our owner and franchisee community.

Pre-Opening Support

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Hotels are provided with extensive pre-opening support across five different areas: Opening Operations, Sales + Marketing, Revenue Management, Platform Delivery, and Operations Delivery + Brand Activation. These five teams collaborate with ownership and Essentia’s Global Design team to provide guidance and assistance through the entire pre-opening process.  The Hotel Openings team, has developed a detailed pre-opening process, comprised of key tasks, to prepare the hotel for opening day and ensure every hotel is set-up for success in the future. Our dynamic team utilizes their expertise in conjunction with the latest tools and technology to ensure a smooth and successful opening.


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By integrating sustainability across our value chain and mitigating climate-related risk, Essentia is working to reduce our environmental impacts, build and operate sustainable hotels and source responsibly. From design to the guest experience, sustainability is embedded into our business strategy. We collaborate with our associates, hotel owners, franchisees, brands, suppliers, business partners and guests to actively reduce the environmental impact of and risk to our business by constructing and operating sustainable hotels.

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