IHCL SETS FOOT IN JAMMU, ANNOUNCES THE OPENING OF VIVANTA JAMMU, CITY CENTRE
MUMBAI, 01st July 2023: Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), India’s largest hospitality company, today announced the opening of its first hotel in Jammu in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Situated in the heart of the city, Vivanta Jammu, City Centre offers panoramic views of the Himalayas.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, IHCL, said, “With the opening of this hotel, IHCL now has a presence in the gateway city of Jammu and Kashmir. Jammu an emerging city, is an important economic centre with a thriving tourism industry. This also extends our itinerary in the union territory with our existing hotels in Srinagar and Katra. We are delighted to launch Vivanta Jammu, City Centre which will be an integral part of the city’s landscape.”
The 90 keys Vivanta Jammu, City Centre is strategically located at Residency Road, in close proximity to the famous Raghunath temple. In addition to the elegant rooms and suites with a contemporary design, the hotel offers a range of eclectic culinary offerings including Mynt – the all-day diner offering international and local favourites, a speciality restaurant – The Grill, and bar – Wink. The hotel features state-of-the-art health and wellness facilities, including a rooftop pool crafted for rejuvenation. The over 3,800 sq. ft. of versatile banqueting space, is ideal for meetings and social celebrations.
Mr. Ujjwal Bhimwal, General Manager, Vivanta Jammu, City Centre said, “The stylish and sophisticated hotel is perfect for both business as well as leisure travellers. I look forward to welcoming guests to the city’s new address.”
Jammu, situated on the banks of the river Tawi, is the winter capital of the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. It is also known as the City of Temples for its ancient temples.
With the addition of this hotel, IHCL will have five hotels in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir including one under development.