Sarovar Hotels Group launches fifth property in Punjab
Sarovar Hotels, one of the fastest growing hotel management chains in India, has launched its fifth hospitality property in Punjab in the form of the Park Plaza in Zirakpur.
The 104-room upscale hotel offers Punjab's largest banquet and conferencing space which can accommodate up to 3000 guests.
Other Sarovar hotels in the state include two hotels in Chandigarh - Park Plaza and Hometel, and two properties in Ludhiana - Park Plaza and City Heart Sarovar Portico.
The Park Plaza hotel is located on the Ambala-Chandigarh National Highway- 21, which also connects
Zirakpur with Delhi, Haryana, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh.
The hotel's strategic location makes it easily accessible from the Chandigarh Airport and Railway Station, which are six and nine kilometers respectively from the hotel.
Anil Madhok, Managing Director, Sarovar Hotels Pvt. Ltd., said, "Zirakpur is a rapidly developing satellite township of Chandigarh. With a number of malls, towering residential buildings, farmhouses and schools opening here, infrastructure is developing at a rapid pace, providing an opportunity to serve more and more discerning travelers."
"In addition, Zirakpur is also known as the wedding capital of Punjab, and Park Plaza will offer the largest banqueting facility in the tricity," he added.
The hotel also has a Grand Presidential Suite, high-end facilities such as in-room entertainment through satellite channels, a well-stocked mini-bar, electronic safe, tea/coffee maker, Wi-Fi connectivity and 24x7 room service.
Multiple on-site dining options include Essence - an all day dining restaurant serving cuisines from across the world; Zaranj - the Indian specialty restaurant which offers a selection of authentic cuisine from traditional and modern day Punjab; and Free Spirit, a lounge bar serving a host of premium spirits, contemporary interpretations of traditional cocktails, as well as a choice of light finger snacks.
The hotel offers 80,000 square feet of banqueting space, a 15500 square feet pillar-less hall that can accommodate more than 1800 guests, and over 60,000 square feet well-manicured lawns that can hold a gathering of upto 3000 guests.
Other hotel services include a currency exchange, concierge, fitness center, swimming pool, spa and salon.
Sarovar Hotels and Resorts is headed by a team of industry veterans, and manages over 60
operational hotels in 45 cities in India and overseas, under Sarovar Premiere, Sarovar Portico, Hometel, Park Plaza and Park Inn brands.
The brands cover the 3, 4 and 5 star spectrum.
Sarovar Hotels also manages corporate hospitality services at the prestigious Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad and Kozhikode, Hindustan Unilever Limited's training centre in Mumbai and Indian School of Business Mohali.
Geoffrey's, the popular English Pub brand operates at multiple destinations across India.
With 13 regional sales and reservations offices located across India, Sarovar Hotels and Resorts is one of the largest and most diverse hotel management companies in the country today.
(Posted on 19-02-2014)