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Ginger Hotels forays into Uttar Pradesh with Ginger Jhansi Hotel

Ginger Hotels forays into Uttar Pradesh with Ginger Jhansi Hotel

The famed Taj Group’s Ginger Hotels is continuing its expansion spree. As part of the expansion, Ginger has announced the signing of a new hotel in Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India. This will be Ginger’s first hotel in Jhansi.

Jhansi was selected among 98 cities for the smart city initiative by Government of India. The Ginger portfolio has 45 operating hotels and 8 hotels in the pipeline.

Deepika Rao, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Ginger said: “We are delighted to partner with Khard Hotels Pvt Ltd for the new Ginger hotel and set foot in the historic city of Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh. This will be the first branded hotel in the city.”

Ginger Jhansi will have 76 rooms, an all-day diner and a meeting room. Located exactly opposite the railway station, the proposed hotel will be a convenient option for travelers visiting the historic city of Jhansi for business or leisure. The hotel is a greenfield development and is slated to open by late 2020.

About Taj Group:

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), branded as Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris, is an international chain of hotels and resorts headquartered at Express Towers, Nariman Point in Mumbai. Incorporated by the founder of the Tata Group, Jamsetji Tata, in 1903, the company is a part of the Tata Group, one of India’s largest business conglomerates. The company employed over 13,000 people in the year 2010.

As of 2017, the company operates a total of 99 hotels and hotel-resorts, with 83 across India and 16 in other countries, including Bhutan, Malaysia, Maldives, Nepal, South Africa, Sri Lanka, UAE, UK, USA and Zambia.

Two hotels of the Taj group, namely Rambagh Palace in Jaipur and the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower in Mumbai, were ranked in 2013 by Condé Nast Traveler among its “Top 100 Hotels and Resorts in the World”. In late 2013, the Indian Traveler magazine ranked Taj Lake Palace in Udaipur and Taj Exotica Resort & Spa in Maldives as numbers 34 and 98, respectively, on its list of “100 Best Hotels & Resorts”. Condé Nast Traveler also ranked the Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai as number 13 on its list of “Gold Standard Hotels” in 2014.