Fortune Hotels, a member of ITC’s hotel group, announced the signing of an operating agreement for a hotel in the picturesque hill station of Khajjiar in Himachal Pradesh. The scenic State of Himachal Pradesh is home to the fifth hotel in the upscale hotel chain.
This existing building has been undergoing a significant renovation project, and it will reopen in the first quarter of FY 2023–2024. It promises an excellent retreat for travellers seeking unique experiences amidst the majestic Himalayan ranges.
Nestled in the lap of nature, this charming hotel is perched at an altitude of 6,500 feet. is poised to offer breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes and is a stone’s throw from the Khajjiar Lake. The hotel is an ideal choice for leisure travellers wishing to discover the natural beauty of Himachal Pradesh, as it is only an hour’s drive from the popular tourist destination Dalhousie and provides easy access to other popular tourist attractions in the region.
The hotel is perfect for families, couples, and solo travellers due to its well-appointed rooms and suites, which have stunning views as their primary attraction. The hotel also features an all-day dining choice, a chic bar, a contemporary banquet hall, a kids’ play area, a gymnasium, a swimming pool, and a relaxing spa.
Speaking on the occasion, Samir MC, managing director Fortune Hotels said, “En route to speedily growing our leisure footprint across India, we add yet another jewel to our portfolio and our ever-so-popular properties in the hills. This is our second alliance in Himachal Pradesh with the Ownership and we thank our partners for once again trusting us with their hotel and helping us bring our reputed brand to this mesmerizing town of Khajjiar, a destination known for its natural beauty and charm.”
Khajjiar is a pristine picture-postcard hill town just 24 kms from Dalhousie. Surrounded by limitless green meadows, the quaint old-world borough has abundant flora and fauna, deep valleys, snow-clad hills, a picturesque lake, a rich wildlife sanctuary, and a cedar forest in its heart. Known as the “Mini Switzerland of India” it is also famous for its nine-hole golf course, which is nestled amid lush greenery and a breathtaking landscape.