Mukund Prasad, Director, Leisure Hotels Group
Leisure Hotels Group (LHG) anexperiential luxury resort chain in North India and the largest across the state of Uttarakhand announces the signing of an up-coming boutique business hotel in the capital city of Dehradun.
Speaking on the occasion, Mukund Prasad, Director of Leisure Hotels Group, said, “We are excited to collaborate with Auradoon Resorts and leverage our existing foothold in Uttarakhand. Our latest addition, a business hotel, marks our twentieth venture in the state. Our vision is to become the preferred choice for discerning travellers in Uttarakhand, all the while preserving the authenticity and cultural heritage of the state through sustainable practices. This milestone brings us closer to fulfilling our vision.”
“We adopt a three-pronged strategy for business development. Firstly, we focus on building our own properties. Secondly, we engage in a model where the group builds and partners with prominent hospitality companies, as part of an “asset-right” model. Lastly, we pursue management contracts for third-party properties located strategically. Our expansion in Dehradun will leverage on our existing market presence and further build the brand equity in the region.”
Located on Rajpur Road, the 60-keys hotel will offer a myriad of facilities for the business traveler. The well-appointed rooms and suites are meticulously designed to provide utmost comfort. They will be equipped with the latest amenities and ergonomic workspaces, ensuring a seamless guest experience. Guests can unwind in the restaurant, take a refreshing dip in the swimming pool, or meet with associates at the rooftop bar while enjoying the breathtaking views of the Mussoorie hills. The hotel also boasts private meeting rooms for business engagements and indoor banqueting facilities ideal for conferences and other social gatherings.
Strategically positioned 35 km away from the Jolly Grant Airport and a convenient 5km from the railway station, the hotel will offer accessibility to the city’s major tourist attractions and business hubs. This property is LHG’s third in the business segment, adding to their growing portfolio of 26 hotels and resorts across North India.
Dehradun, known for its prestigious Indian Military Academy, renowned educational institutions, and prominent research academies, is emerging as Uttarakhand’s most vibrant city. Drawing tourists and business travelers from all corners of the country, this bustling region also serves as a gateway to popular tourist hotspots such as Mussoorie, Landour and Kanatal. Moreover, Dehradun offers easy access to spiritual and tourist havens like Paonta Sahib, Haridwar and Rishikesh, enhancing its appeal as a prime destination for both leisure and business travelers.
This greenfield project is currently scheduled to open its doors in 2024, promising an exquisite experience that blends comfort with the captivating beauty of Uttarakhand.