A Lemon Tree Hotel in Darjeeling – a new venture signed
The hotel will add to the portfolio of hotels in West Bengal, including operating hotels in Kolkata and Siliguri
Lemon Tree Hotels Limited announced its latest signing – a Lemon Tree Hotel in Darjeeling. The hotel shall be operated through its subsidiary and management arm, Carnation Hotels Pvt. Ltd. The hotel project, owned by SGB Developers Pvt. Ltd., is in the greenfield stage and is expected to open in September 2022.
Located on Hill Cart Road in Darjeeling, the hotel will feature 55 well-appointed rooms and suites, complemented by a multi-cuisine restaurant, a bar, meeting and conference spaces, and recreational facilities.
Speaking on the occasion, Rattan Keswani, Deputy Managing Director – Lemon Tree Hotels Limited and Director – Carnation Hotels Pvt. Ltd, said, “We are delighted to enter the charming region of Darjeeling with this hotel. It will be our first hotel in this town, which we feel holds immense business and tourism potential, with its scenic locales and stunning tea plantations. The addition of this hotel will help expand our reach in West Bengal, where we will be able to offer guests our already operating hotels in Siliguri and Kolkata. It will also add to our repertoire of hotels in the region, which include our existing hotel in Gangtok, and upcoming international launches in Thimphu, Bhutan and Kathmandu, Nepal.”
Lemon Tree Hotels Limited operate in the upscale segment and in the mid-priced sector, consisting of the upper-midscale, midscale and economy segments. They deliver differentiated yet superior service offerings, with a value-for-money proposition. Lemon Tree Hotels, including Keys Hotels, are located across India, in the metro regions of Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Chennai, and tier I and tier II cities, including Pune, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Jaipur, Indore, Aurangabad, Manesar, Goa, Bhiwadi, Dehradun, Vishakhapatnam, Kochi, Ludhiana, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur, Vijayawada and many more. The company expanded internationally with the launch of the hotel in Dubai in December 2019. New hotels are also opening internationally in Bhutan and Nepal.