Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the official opening of Hyatt Regency Ahmedabad, the second Hyatt-branded property in Ahmedabad and the first Hyatt Regency-branded hotel to open in Gujarat state.
Marriott International Inc, which has opened its second JW Marriott hotel in the city, aims to add 52 more properties in India over 5 years to tap into the growing demand for quality hotels. It has 28 properties in India. "As the economy grows there will be growth in the hospitality sector as well. We are planning to add another 52 properties with 10,000 rooms in the country, which we hope will be operational in the next 3-5 years.
Global hospitality firm Starwood Hotels & Resorts may consider introducing its recently launched upscale brand Tribute Portfolio in India as part of its global expansion programme.
Bookings made by mobile users in India has more than doubled during 2014, with more than four-fifths of the accommodation in three and four star hotels. Indian hotel guests are now comfortable using their devices for all manner of bookings, whether it’s travelling locally, taking a European city break, relaxing on an Asian beach or exploring the Big Apple.
Accor, one of the world’s leading hotel operator has announced a multi-level partnership with 4moles.com to promote the development of Golf Tourism in India. 4moles.com is one of India’s largest one-stop shop service for Golf, with direct tee time access to over 25 golf courses across the country. 4moles.com will provide their ‘Golf Concierge’ services across selected Accor hotels in India. The partnership is reflective of the growing popularity of the sport in India.