In a bid to re-connect with its consumers who have moved up the economic ladder in the last few years, Cafe Coffee Day (CCD), India’s largest cafe retail chain, will soon reveal a new look for its lounge outlets.
Accor Hospitality Middle East, one of the fastest growing hospitality groups in the region, is all set to open 17 new hotels representing 5,268 rooms in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait and the UAE within the next two years.
Premium Indian hotel chain, the Lalit Suri Hospitality Group, is investing Rs.2,200 crore (nearly $500 million) towards expansion, with plans to actively participate in public-private-partnership projects to promote tourism in the country.
Targetting the high-end domestic and international luxury travellers, Apeejay Surrendra Park Hotels has forayed into the resort segment by opening its first 10-room luxury resort in the country in Kerala at Muhamma on the banks of Vembanad lake in Alapuzha.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts today officially opened the doors of their newest hotel, Le Meridien Philadelphia. A ribbon cutting and grand opening ceremony included special guest speakers such as Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, Pennsylvania Senator Larry Farnese, HEI Hotels & Resorts Chairman and CEO, Gary Mendell, Starwood Group SVP of North American Development, Paul Sacco.