Shimla: The Taj group announced on Friday, signing of an agreement for a new property The Gateway Hotel, Theog, which will be the 39th hotel in the budget category The Gateway Hotel and Resorts portfolio in the country.
The new hotel to come up at Theog about 30 Kms from here is to be a 70 room hotel that is being developed in association with M/s Mahamaya Infrastructure Pvt Ltd, a communiquÃ© stated.
Commenting on the development, Raymond Bickson, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Indian Hotels Company Ltd., said, “We are delighted to announce our Himalayan foray with the signing of the new Gateway Hotel in Shimla.â€
â€œThe Gateway Hotel is a pan India network of upscale hotels and resorts that offer travel nomads a crisp, contemporary and warm experience, ” he added.
The hotel spread over 5 acres will be on a hilltop site close to the township of Theog. Besides an all day dining restaurant, the hotel proposes to have a specialty restaurant , a bar, spa, banqueting, conferencing and meeting facilities that will cater to resident and non resident guest requirements. Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, a fitness centre and children’s’ play area.
The Gateway Hotel and Resorts is a pan India network which presence in Bangalore, Agra, Varanasi, Ahmedabad, Surat, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Madurai, Coonoor, Chikmagalur, Calicut and Cochin.