Published on : Monday, November 25, 2013
Located close to the commercial, industrial and retail precincts of the city, Novotel Ahmedabad will offer 184 guest rooms and suites, meeting spaces augmented by the latest technology and interesting dining and recreation options. Playing with vibrant colors that reflect the city, the hotel will offer a contemporary ‘home away from home’ experience for business travellers and families alike. The key feature of the property is the innovative interiors inspired by the concept of “Uttarayan” – the colorful Kite festival, exuding a space perfect for a world traveler.
Speaking about the hotel’s opening, Jean-Michel Cassé, Senior Vice President, Operations, Accor India, said, “We are delighted with the rapid growth of our Novotel network in India. The opening of Novotel Ahmedabad reinforces our focus on India as a key market for development. Our expansion plans for Novotel in this region are ambitious and we are confident about developing new markets and new segments in India with our network of hotels.”
He further adds, “At Novotel Ahmedabad, we hope to set new standards in the hospitality industry in fast growing cities such as Ahmedabad. The property will deliver globally-renowned contemporary accommodation along with allied services and facilities, raising the bar for business hotels in the city.”
Featuring the next generation of Novotel guest rooms
Novotel Ahmedabad provides guests with a comfortable environment and the latest in-room amenities suitable for guests traveling for both business and leisure. The hotel offers a variety of room types for every traveler including 6 Master Suites, 8 Studio Suites, 4 Junior Suites, 46 Twin Rooms and 120 King rooms.
International cuisine: Enjoy the simple pleasures
The Square is Novotel’s flagship food and beverage offering, with its design and versatility moving well beyond the traditional hotel coffee shop. It is an all-day dining restaurant, which offers a wide selection of Indian and international cuisine in the form of buffets, set and a la carte menus. Live counters of hand-made noodles, pastas, grills and kebabs, seasonal ice creams and an assortment of breads, add to the variety. Guests also have the option of dining at the alfresco area which is an extension to The Square, making it an ultimate location for open air fine-dining. The décor with the flooring made of old railway logs gives an interesting, rugged look to the outlet.
Meeting @ Novotel
With growing MICE demand in India, Accor is in a continual process of upgrading its MICE facilities and providing new world-class venues for meetings and conferences in India. Novotel Ahmedabad will further strengthen the growing MICE network at the Novotel hotels.
The property offers flexible banquet offerings – occupying an area of over 10,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor space, with the Crystal Ballroom further divided into Crystal I and II for small gatherings besides 4 multi-functional meeting rooms. With such a range of facilities, Novotel Ahmedabad presents a perfect venue for a variety of events such as weddings, social banquets and conferences. The latest audio and visual equipment supported by a highly trained and well-dedicated team is on standby to ensure with the success of all events.
Fitness & Relaxation
A Balanced Mind, Body and Soul is Novotel’s holistic approach towards health and fitness. Guests’ health needs can be met at the hotel’s recreational facilities which include a well-equipped fitness centre and an outdoor swimming pool.
Expressing his excitement on the opening of the hotel, Sandeep Johri, General Manager, Novotel Ahmedabad says, “With the launch of the Novotel Ahmedabad, we look forward to presenting our guests with Novotel’s world-renowned service, while maintaining a unique local flavor. A business and leisure destination, Novotel Ahmedabad will offer guests the best of both worlds. The experience at Novotel in Ahmedabad will be unique and unforgettable for both domestic and international as well as city residents using the Hotels’ F&B faciities.
Accor entered India with the Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre in 2006 and has now grown to 23 hotels including the Novotel Hyderabad Airport, Novotel Mumbai Juhu Beach, Novotel Visakhapatnam Varun Beach, Novotel Bengaluru Techpark, the recently opened Novotel Goa Shrem Resort and now the Novotel Ahmedabad.