IHCL signs second Ginger hotel in Visakhapatnam
The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) has signed a new Ginger hotel in Visakhapatnam, its second in the city. The Ginger portfolio has 45 operating hotels with seven in the pipeline. The announcement reflects the company’s strategic domestic expansion to drive growth momentum.
Deepika Rao, MD and CEO, Roots Corporation Limited said, “We are delighted to partner with SSR Builders in Visakhapatnam for this hotel and happy to expand our presence in the city, a key one in Andhra Pradesh.”
The new Ginger in Visakhapatnam has 56 rooms, an all-day diner, meeting room and a fitness centre and is located at Gajuwaka amidst a commercial hub. It is at close proximity to companies like TATA Motors, Nestle, BHEL, GAIL and many others. The hotel is slated to open mid-2019. IHCL has two other hotels in the city – The Gateway Hotel Beach Road Visakhapatnam and a 68-room Ginger hotel close to the Visakhapatnam railway station.