Tribute Portfolio Hotel’s Port Muziris opens in Kochi

The 54 keys Port Muziris features artistically designed rooms, including three executive suites

Yusuff Ali MA (chairman, Lulu Group International) handing over the symbolic key of Port Muziris to Harish Gopalakrishnan ( general manager, Port Muziris ) in the presence of Adeeb Ahamed ( managing director of Twenty14 Holdings )
Yusuff Ali MA (chairman, Lulu Group International) handing over the symbolic key of Port Muziris to Harish Gopalakrishnan ( general manager, Port Muziris ) in the presence of Adeeb Ahamed ( managing director of Twenty14 Holdings )

Marriott International, Inc recently opened the Port Muziris – a Tribute Portfolio Hotel in Kerala’s Kochi. The significant opening of Port Murizis hotel marks Marriott International’s fifth property in Kochi and is also said to be the first ever Tribute Portfolio hotel in South Asia. Located at about 300 mtrs away from the Cochin International Airport, the 54 key Port Muziris features artistically designed rooms, including three executive suites.

Commenting on the launch Neeraj Govil, area vice president, South Asia- Marriott International said, “The addition of the Tribute Portfolio in Marriott International’s brand footprint for South Asia reinforces our continued focus on providing a diverse collection of prime, distinctive properties across high potential markets in the region. Port Muziris, a Tribute Portfolio hotel is set to exemplify the brand’s vision, offering travelers a unique blend of old-world charm and contemporary amenities, topped off with signature Indian hospitality. The hotel presents guests with the opportunity to spark connections and experience the taste of surrounding communities in the state of Kerala.”

In order to provide the leisure and business travellers with unique and authentic experience, the hotel offers an exciting range amenities and services. Keeping the traditions of Kerala intact, the all-day dining outlet Lila’s kitchen serves locally-inspired dishes carefully curated by their chef, as well as international cuisine for guests from around the globe. Kettle features a diverse selection of drinks complemented by local snacks and nibbles. To complete this holistic artistic experience, the hotel offers a swimming pool, pool bar and fully-equipped fitness center. The property is also home to a flexible 3000 sq.ft. banquet and meeting space, which are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and MICE amenities, making it an ideal venue for intimate gatherings or quick business meetings. An alluring feature of the property is the art that is on display at the hotel lobby, rooms, restaurants, banquet venues and exterior.

Adeeb Ahamed, managing director of Twenty14 Holdings said, “Port Muziris is going to add to the efforts to make Kerala a world-class tourism destination. I believe that it is where Kerala starts. The property’s uniqueness is visible through the soulful art spread across the property, the homely local food and the untypical rooms that bring out the vibrancy, vigor, and life of Kerala. At Twenty14 Holdings, we strive to keep our peerless hospitality growing by ensuring that each of our hotels is unique in its identity, intent, and immersion.”

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