Accor, a world-leading hospitality Group with more than 1,000 properties across the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific, is pleased to announce its latest addition to the Mercure portfolio in India with Mercure Lucknow. The newly signed hotel is under development by Meghalaya Hotels Pvt Ltd.
The Mercure Lucknow Ekana Sportz City is scheduled to open its doors to guests in April 2024. It is ready to provide an exceptional stay experience while raising the standards for hospitality in Lucknow’s thriving metropolis. With easy access to the city’s top attractions, commercial areas, and transportation hubs, the hotel will be in a prime location next to the iconic Ekana International Cricket Stadium.
The property will have 110 well-appointed rooms, offering guests a comfortable and relaxing environment during their stay. The hotel’s all-day dining restaurant, which serves a delicious selection of local and international cuisines, will delight food enthusiasts. In addition, the elegant lobby bar will offer the ideal place for visitors to unwind and sip on refreshing beverages after an exhausting day of exploring the city.
Aniruddh Kumar, Vice President of Development, India & South Asia for Accor, said, “We are very excited to share the news of our partnership with Meghalaya Hotels Pvt Ltd to introduce the prestigious Mercure brand to Lucknow. This vibrant city, celebrated for its profound cultural heritage and thriving business environment, offers an ideal setting for our partnership. The opening of Mercure Lucknow marks another milestone in Accor’s journey to redefine the hospitality landscape in India. The hotel’s contemporary design, coupled with its excellent amenities and strategic location, sets the stage for a notable stay for every guest.”
China Sanyasi Raju Grandhi, Owner of Meghalaya Hotels Private Limited, said, “We are pleased to announce our partnership with Accor with the introduction of the Mercure brand to the city of Nawabs, Lucknow. With our commitment to providing unparalleled service and exceptional guest experiences, we believe that Mercure Lucknow will soon become the preferred choice for business and leisure travellers alike.”
There are 58 properties that Accor currently manages under the Raffles, Fairmont, Sofitel, Pullman, Grand Mercure, Novotel, Mercure, and ibis brands in India. 25 properties are now being developed by the Group in India, a significant pipeline.