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Goa, February 1, 2018: Taj Fort Aguada Beach Resort & Spa, Goa welcomes Albert Rebello as its new General Manager. An established leader in the hospitality industry, Albert brings more than 35 years of hotel experience to the resort perched atop the ramparts of the 17th century Portuguese coastal fort. In his new role, Albert will be responsible for the continued success of the hotel, overseeing the day-to-day operations and providing exceptional guest service at one of India’s most luxurious holiday destinations.

 “We are incredibly fortunate to have Albert join the team at Goa, as he brings with him a vast experience and passion for operating hotels. Opened in 1974, Taj Fort Aguada Beach Resort & Spa, Goa has an iconic status and remains a market leader in Goa,” said Farhat Jamal – Senior Vice President – Operations (West). “Albert’s impressive background paired with his proven results will be instrumental in the continued success and momentum of the resort.”

Albert has undertaken a number of different assignments through his 35 years at Taj, notable among which were his appointments as the General Manager of five hotels namely Taj Residency Indore, The Gateway Hotel, Manjarun, The Gateway Hotel, Vishakhapatnam; The Gateway Hotel, Bangalore and The Gateway Hotel Hinjawadi Pune. Being an avid golfer, Albert makes sure that he takes time out of his busy schedule to play a round of golf every day. He enjoys hiking, a hobby which he undertakes whenever time permits and also loves spending time with his family. 

“I am thrilled for this opportunity in Goa. This historic Taj Fort Aguada Beach Resort & Spa, Goa has contributed much to the tourism in Goa since its arrival four decades ago. I look forward to further strengthening the position of the hotel as a world class holiday destination and focus on maintaining the high guest experience levels that it’s known for.” said Albert Rebello on his new appointment. 

Quintessential Goa - the rich rice paddies and spice plantations, the striking blend of Goan and Portuguese culture – is a haven of laidback relaxation which offers a unique taste of India.   Spread over 42 acres, Taj Fort Aguada Beach Resort & Spa, Goa is built on the ramparts of a 16th century Portuguese fortress. The charming hotel is closely intertwined with the history of Goa arriving on the world tourist map. It is Goa’s first luxury hotel, opening its doors to guests in 1974.It was the host hotel for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in 1983. After an extensive renovation, the hotel is delighted to present its new avatar to guests.

Guest can also visit Taj Holiday Village resort & Spa, Goa which adjoins the Fort Aguada Beach Resort & Spa and Vivanta by Taj – Panaji, Goa which is centrally located in the business district of Goa. The Taj Exotica Resort & Spa located in south Goa is yet another world class resort for soaking in the spirit of Goa.

About Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris

Established in 1903, the iconic Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris is Indian Hotels Company Limited’s (IHCL) brand for the world’s most discerning travellers seeking authentic experiences in luxury. From world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic Grand Palaces, each Taj hotel offers an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality, world-class service and modern luxury. For over a century, The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai, the crown jewel has set a benchmark for fine living with exquisite refinement, inventiveness and warmth. Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris is part of the Tata Group, India’s premier business house. Vivanta provides new generation travellers a contemporary and creative hospitality experience that matches their work-hard, play-hard lifestyles. 

The Gateway Hotel welcomes guests to a refreshingly enjoyable and hassle-free experience, anytime, everywhere, offering the highest consistency in quality, service and style. 

Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris is the flagship brand of Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL). IHCL also operates hotels in the economy segment with the Ginger brand, a pioneer in the branded budget hotel space in India and also it’s largest. Indian Hotels Company Limited runs TajSats Air Catering, a joint venture of the Indian Hotels Company, and SATS (formerly known as Singapore Airport Terminal Services), the market leader in airline catering, providing inflight catering at key cities.

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