~ Expands presence in the state of Gujarat

MUMBAI, NOVEMBER 24, 2022Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), India’s largest hospitality company, today announced its debut in Bharuch with the opening of a Ginger-branded hotel. Designed on the philosophy of re-imagined lean luxe, Ginger Bharuch offers guests the opportunity to blend the lines of work and play in the midst of dynamic spaces that boast of a seamless co-existence of contrasts.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, IHCL, said, “IHCL remains committed to the immense tourism potential of Gujarat and this opening is in line with our strategy of being present in all key cities across India. One of the oldest cities in the country and a key industrial centre, with the opening of Ginger Bharuch, we now have 16 operational hotels across brands in the state.”

Strategically located near the major manufacturing hubs in Ankleshwar, Jhagadia and Dahej, Ginger Bharuch is located within comfortable driving distance from Surat and Vadodara airports, as well as Bharuch Railway Station. Featuring 55 rooms, an all-day diner offering a mix of global and local cuisines, a conference room, banquet hall and fitness centre, Ginger Bharuch is the perfect destination for bleisure travellers.

Located near the Narmada River, Bharuch is the oldest city in Gujarat, known for its rich history and heritage. It is also a key industrial hub and is home to many Indian and multinational companies including multiple textile mills and chemical plants.

With the addition of this hotel, IHCL will have 19 hotels across Taj, SeleQtions, Vivanta and Ginger brands across Gujarat including three under development.