ITC opens Fortune Inn Grazia in NOIDA
11 April 2009
ITC's wholly-owned subsidiary, Fortune Park Hotels, has launched its newest property – the Fortune Inn Grazia - in the centrally located Sector 27 of Noida. The Fortune Inn Grazia is the second operational Fortune Hotels property in the NCR region after Gurgaon with another five slated to open in the near future.
With the Fortune Inn in Noida, the total number of Fortune Inn category hotels in the country now stands at four, the others being in Jammu, Pune and Visakhapatnam.
Targeted at businesses travelers, the hotel offers a choice of 42 well appointed rooms including 30 standard rooms and 12 Fortune Club Rooms, each equipped with all modern amenities. Other offerings at the Fortune Inn Grazia include a gymnasium, spa, swimming pool and two restaurants. It offers free Wi-Fi connectivity in the lobby, restaurant areas and also in the rooms.
Speaking during the launch of Fortune Inn Grazia, Pawan Verma, senior executive vice president, ITC-Hotels Division, said, "We currently have 26 operational Fortune Hotels in India and 52 alliances across the country and our Noida property is placed to strategically serve the NCR region. We will be expanding our presence in key markets with our different brands of Fortune Hotels in accordance with the market demand. We are all set to launch our new properties in Mussourie, Jaipur, Bangalore and Manipal in the next two months."
Speaking on the occasion, Suresh Kumar, president, Fortune Hotels, said, "We are delighted to announce the launch of Fortune Inn Grazia in Noida and expect to bridge the existing gap in the market, with our excellent service and hospitality commitment. We will be able to redefine service standards available to the business traveler in this region. With a large number of corporate and other institutions based in the region we are sure of receiving good response for our hotel. Overall, the response to all our properties has been excellent. We are looking forward to taking our services to other cities across India."
Fortune Hotels business model comprises of sub-categorisation of the brand into extension brands - Select, Park, Inn, Resort, Apartments, Faith, Spot, Stop, Lodge, Indoville, Adventure- each catering to specific needs.