Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) has announced the launch of Baragarh Resort & Spa, an IHCL SeleQtions hotel in Manali, Himachal Pradesh. The hotel offers breathtaking views of the Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar ranges as it is nestled in the majestic Himalayas.
Puneet Chhatwal, managing director and chief executive officer of IHCL, said, “This opening is in line with IHCL’s strategy of strengthening its presence in Himachal Pradesh with its tremendous tourism potential. IHCL has a significant presence in the state with hotels in Theog, Dharamshala, and now Manali. We are extremely delighted to launch Baragarh Resort & Spa – IHCL SeleQtions.”
The hilltop Baragarh Resort & Spa, surrounded by 70 acres of lush orchards, overlooks the Beas River and provides a 360-degree panorama of scenic valleys and snow-capped mountains. The airport in Kullu is a short, comfortable drive from the resort. The 33 rooms are spacious and spread among chalets in the European style with local design features. Rejuvenation is best accomplished in the spa and the heated outdoor pool. The all-day diner Tentu serves authentic HimachaIi, foreign, and Indian cuisine. Small bites are offered at Mulkila, a bar with a spectacular view. The ideal vacation includes fruit picking, nature trails, apple orchard walk, trekking, and adventure sports.
Neelabh Pandey, Hotel Manager, Baragarh Resort & Spa – IHCL SeleQtions, said, “Cocooned in the lap of alpine nature, Baragarh Resort & Spa, an IHCL SeleQtions hotel, offers our guests a unique taste of Manali.”
With the addition of this hotel, IHCL will have four hotels in Himachal Pradesh, with one under development.