Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) has signed a Vivanta branded hotel in Thane in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. By 2025, the brownfield project is expected to be completed.
Suma Venkatesh, executive vice-president of Real Estate & Development, IHCL, said, “Thane is a leading business and industrial hub for the state of Maharashtra being a part of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. This signing is in line with IHCL’s focus on expanding its presence in key emerging markets of India. We are happy to partner with B.K. Holidays and Resorts Private Limited.”
The 122-key hotel is well-located in Shilphata, a comfortable drive from the Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) and the upcoming Navi Mumbai airport. It is part of a 14-acre mixed-use development that includes various recreational options. The hotel will have Mynt, a renowned all-day diner, a bar, a swimming pool, and a fitness centre. Additionally, it will include cutting-edge banqueting space, including a 400 sq m hall and conference rooms.
Babaji Balaram Patil, promoter, B.K. Holidays and Resorts Private Limited said, “Thane is now an important city, and the stylish Vivanta brand is the perfect fit for it.”
With the addition of this hotel, IHCL will have 31 hotels across Taj, Vivanta, SeleQtions, and Ginger brands in Maharashtra, including ten under development.