Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) has announced the opening of the new hotel Taj Lakefront Bhopal. With its superb location and contemporary design, the hotel draws inspiration from Madhya Pradesh’s rich architecture, history and culture.
Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director and CEO of IHCL, said, “IHCL’s iconic brand, Taj, is entering Bhopal with Taj Lakefront. This addition is in line with IHCL’s strategy to be present in every capital city of the country. Bhopal, one of the greenest cities in India, has huge business and tourism potential. It is the gateway to Madhya Pradesh, one of the largest states in India. We look forward to bringing to the city of Bhopal our branding ethos that has shaped us for more than a century.
The 152-room Taj Lakefront Bhopal, with panoramic lake and hill views, is just a few minutes drive from the airport and major leisure and shopping centres. The hotel’s design blends with the rich handicrafts of the region. Taj Lakefront serves Bhopal with two unique restaurants – Machan, a popular all-day breakfast, and House of Ming, with its famous Chinese cuisine. Guests can also enjoy innovative cocktails at the Infinity Lounge and Bar and a selection of drinks and pastries at the Emperor Lounge.
Taj Lakefront is ideal for events and weddings with elegantly designed independent banquet and conference rooms and secluded rooms. The hotel also features the award-winning Jiva Spa, gym, tennis courts, and the city’s first infinity pool with stunning views.
Dilip Suryavanshi, Chairman and Managing Director of Dilip Buildcon Limited, said, “We are delighted to partner with Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) for the Taj Lakefront Bhopal. The company is known for placing travel destinations on the global travel map. We believe this relationship will be beneficial for Bhopal and will open a new chapter for the hospitality industry in the city. With this IHCL hotel, there will be seven hotels in Madhya Pradesh.