Choice Hotels India plans to bring in Cambria Suites, an upscale five-star brand of Choice Hotels.
Choice Hotels India Chief Executive Officer Vilas Pawar told The Hindu here on Friday that the company was negotiating with two developers in Gurgaon and Maharashtra.
Choice Hotels International has 11 brands in the U.S., and four of these — Comfort, Quality, Sleep Inn, and Clarion – are present in India.
Choice Hotels India has 26 hotels in the country. Nearly 18 per cent of these are in Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities.
Sabari Inn and Choice Hotels launched Clarion Hotel here last week. This is the third Clarion Hotel in the country. Choice Hotels has six regional offices. It will open three more in the next one-and-a-half years. The average occupancy across the brands is nearly 77 per cent. “We understand how the (Indian) market is. It is still developing,” he said.