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Atmantan Wellness Centre Opens in Mulshi, Pune

AN INTEGRATED luxury wellness centre, Atmantan opens in the verdant region of Mulshi – Pune. Promoted by Sparsh Infratech Pvt. Ltd., Atmantan is a first of it’s kind, wellness destination in Maharashtra that integrates the traditional Indian healing practices with international therapies and the modern fitness techniques that all translate into the holistic healing of the mind, body and soul. It even brings forth its values of warm Indian hospitality to all its guests.

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TripAdvisor Reveals 2016 Travelers’ Choice Awards For Islands

TRIPADVISOR HAS announced the winners of its Travelers’ Choice awards for Islands. Award winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions on islands worldwide, gathered over a 12-month period, as well as traveler booking interest on TripAdvisor.

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Ecole Hoteliere at Lavasa signs MoU with American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute

ECOLE HOTELIERE at Lavasa (LEH) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) to offer AHLEI’s professional certifications for hospitality professionals. This marks the first time in India that a third party provider will administer these hospitality industry certifications in country.

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Roneli and Bohemia Beer Pvt. Ltd. Launches Bohemian King in India

RONELI, A joint-stock company of Roneli SE and Bohemia Beer Pvt. Ltd, announced the launch, Bohemian King beer in India. The company aims to become the sixth largest player in the Indian beer industry in the next one year, with sales of around 270 to 280 Million cases. Bohemia Beer Pvt. Ltd plans to invest Rs 500 crore in India over the next five years and is looking at setting up a manufacturing unit here. Confident of the growth of the premium segment, the company also announced its desire to go for an IPO in the next couple of years.

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Lords Hotel Signs Deal with Resort Cheruthuruthy Eco Garden, Thrissur

LORDS HOTEL & Resorts, announced the signing of a luxury boutique resort, the Cheruthuruthy Eco Garden in Thrissur, Kerala recently. The agreement was signed by Pushpendra R Bansal, Managing Director, Lords Hotels & Resorts and Prem VG. Rishi Puri, Vice President Lords Hotels & Resorts was also present. Situated on the banks of Bharathapuzha, second largest river in Kerala, the scenic resort offers guests a blissful experience while staying in abundant natural beauty.

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India’s First Conrad Hotel Debuts in Pune

THE CONRAD Hotels & Resorts brand debuts in India with the opening of Conrad Pune. The hotel is managed by Hilton Worldwide and owned by Palm Grove Beach Hotels Pvt. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of the K. Raheja Constructions Group.

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New Appointments at Atmantan Resort, Mulshi

ATMANTAN, THE luxury wellness resort in Mulshi Pune, scheduled for launch in April 2016, has announced the appointment of Athena Salim as General Manager. A passionate leader, Salim is a post graduate from The Oberoi Centre of Learning & Development and a graduate from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute in India. She is also a Certified Hospitality Educator from the same institute, post which she spent close to a decade with the Oberoi Hotels.

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How Guests and Technology Are Transforming the Hotel Industry

THE HOTEL sector isn’t the only industry that is being affected by the rise and rise of real customer power. Banking, shopping and even film and television are being challenged, having to find new ways of operating to keep up with consumer desire.

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Asia Pacific Hotel Rooms Under Construction Increases 1.6 Percent YOY for March 2016

STR’s MARCH 2016 Pipeline Report shows 592,299 rooms in 2,558 projects Under Contract in the Asia Pacific region. The total represents an 8.7% increase in rooms Under Contract compared with March 2015 and a 1.6% year-over-year increase in rooms In Construction.

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AccorHotels Announces Opening of Mercure Hyderabad KCP

ACCORHOTELS today announced the opening of Mercure Hyderabad KCP, marking the group’s fourth property and its first midscale brand hotel in the iconic city. Located in the heart of Hyderabad’s shopping, historic and business district, which is a quintessential paradise for corporate and leisure travellers, Mercure Hyderabad KCP offers guests globally renowned standards of service and accommodation infused with authentic local touches. The property is a short drive from the Hyderabad airport and within close proximity to several tourist attractions, with shopping malls such as GVK, City Center, Hyderabad Central and Banjara Hills just a short walking distance away.

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