GURAGON, INDIA: The Taj Group has launched its 100th hotel in India with the opening of Vivanta by Taj in Gurgaon.
The Group has 117 hotels globally and this opening takes the overall portfolio of Vivanta by Taj Hotels and Resorts to 26 hotels.
“It is a proud moment for us to be part of this occasion. With the launch of Vivanta by Taj Gurgaon, NCR, not only have we expanded the footprint of the brand into the business district, but also accomplished a significant milestone in the group’s journey, by becoming the 100th hotel in India in our ever growing portfolio,” said Raymond N Bickson, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer at Indian Hotels Company Limited.
“It further reinforces our commitment to expand our service offerings to newer destinations in the country. It also supports the company’s objective of achieving growth through domestic dominance. Vivanta by Taj is a testament to the dynamism and innovation that the Taj is renowned for.”
Located 30 kilometres south of the national capital New Delhi, the stylish and contemporary 189-room Vivanta by Taj Gurgaon, offers an “über-cool escape for the new age ‘work hard-play hard’ traveller who seeks distinguishing design and edgy spaces”, according to the company.
“Reaching our 100th hotel milestone in India and a total of 117 globally reinforces our faith in our guests across geographies, who have amplified their preference for our brands across all locations we are present in,” said Deepa Misra Harris, senior vice president, sales and marketing at Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces.
Singapore-based architecture firm Warner Wong Design | WOW Architects was responsible for the design and architecture of the hotel.