Taj unveils its biggest hotel in Bangalore
India's leading hospitality chain, Taj Hotels and Resorts of the Tata group today unveiled its biggest property in this tech hub with 327 rooms and suites.india Updated: Sep 08, 2011 20:07 IST
India's leading hospitality chain, Taj Hotels and Resorts of the Tata group on Thursday unveiled its biggest property in this tech hub with 327 rooms and suites.
Branded Vivanta by Taj, the branded five-star hotel is located in the bustling northwest suburb of the city, 35 km from the international airport and 1 km from the Yeshwantpur railway station.
“The launch of Vivanta heralds a new chapter in the 108-year history of the Taj. The brand is a testament to the innovation we are known for and supports our objective of achieving growth through domestic dominance,” Taj Hotels chief executive Raymond N Bickson said.
As the third Vivanta star hotel in the city, the new property has been positioned as a new age urban oasis to offer vibrant work and play options to the business traveller.
“From luxurious suites to delightful dining options, relaxing recreational opportunities and mega corporate convention facilities, the hotel has everything for the guests to experience,” Vivanta chief operating officer Veer Vijay Singh said at a preview of its launch.
Situated 15 km from the city centre, adjoining the Peenya industrial area and nearer to the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) on the National Highway (NH 4), the hotel boasts of 18,000 square feet of convention and banqueting space, with parking capacity for 400 cars and intelligent technology to link it all.
Spread over 3.6 acres of land, the 12-floor tall hotel offers a lifestyle that is fashionably hip and spatially engaging.
For gastronauts and gourmands, a modern Mediterranean restaurant 'Azure' serves the best from the land of olives, with food variants in the form of Italian, Moroccan, Greek and Lebanese cuisine, including mezzes, grills and oak flavoured pizzas.
The hotel also has a host of recreational facilities, including Jiva Spa, a 24-hour fitness centre and a swimming pool.