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Leading Hotels of the World to get a new member in India at Munnar Kerala this year

Leading Hotels of the World (LHW), one of the largest luxury hotel collection with about 430 member hotels across the world, will have a new member joining their membership this year in India at Munnar in Kerala. The hotel , which is currently in the final stages of construction, is expected to become operational in the third quarter of 2015. Informing this, Sowmyaragavan TE, Director – India, LHW said that the all-suite hotel at Munnar will have 36 luxury suites. Since Taj Group’s eight hotels in India opted out of LHW membership last year, theLHW has no member hotels in India currently. Sowmyaragavan said that four overseas hotel of the Taj are still part of LHW.
Here in Delhi leading LHW annual India showcase, Sowmyaragavan said that they are looking at new members from India into the global collection. “India is a big market for us and we are keen to have members here. But we areconscious about right independent quality members that fits the bill. Therefore, we are not rushing for memberships,” he said.