21 May 2014

Carlson Rezidor announces new hotel developments in India

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has shared new deals and hotel launches in well-connected destinations in India, reinforcing its position as the leading international hotel group in the country. 

"Leveraging on our 2013 successes, the first four months of this year has shown strong successes in India and Thailand. Today, we have 95 operating hotels and by year end, we will have more than 100 hotels in operation across the Asia Pacific region," said Thorsten Kirschke, President, Asia Pacific, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group.

The Radisson Blu Udaipur Palace Resort & Spa, newly opened on 15 May, is a 240-key hotel located on the banks of Fateh Sagar Lake in Ambamata, close to the city center and a short drive from the airport. This is the first Radisson Blu hotel in Udaipur. The hotel is owned by Rockwood Hotels & Resorts. 

Radisson Hyderabad Hitec City is a 202-room hotel, located in Gachibowli, near the Hyderabad International Convention Centre and Hitec City. The hotel is also close to the South Central Railway station and Rajiv Gandhi International Airport. The hotel is owned by G. Yoganand, CMD, Manjeera Group, under the banner of Manjeera Hotels & Resorts and will be managed by Sarovar Hotels.

Park Plaza Zirakpur is a 100-key hotel located on Ambala National Highway 21 in Chandigarh. The hotel is close to the industrial areas of Panchkula, the Chandigarh Railway Station and Mohali Railway Station as well as to Chandigarh Airport, which is earmarked for expansion. The hotel is owned by Bristol Tourist Complex, Zirakpur District, Mohali. 

Two more hotels are to be launched in 2017. Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Aligarh Uttar Pradesh is a 70-key hotel close to Aligarh Railway Station, a major stop along the Delhi-Kolkata route. Aligarh is also an important business centre of Uttar Pradesh and famous for the Aligarh Muslim University. The hotel is owned by DAH Hotels and is expected to open in the second quarter of 2017.

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Kharar is an 80-key hotel, located close to Chandigarh Railway Station and Chandigarh Airport, where a new international terminal is under construction. The industrial hub of Mohali, the emerging pharmaceutical hub of Baddi and Chandigarh IT Park are also close by. The hotel is owned by Credo Hospitality and is expected to open in the first quarter of 2017.