Wyndham Hotel Group today announced that it will open its first Ramada Encore hotel in India, in the city of Bengaluru, at the end of 2011. Owned by JAK Associates, the eight-storey Ramada Encore property will be a ‘lifestyle boutique’ hotel with 90 rooms.
“India is a strong growth market for us with many opportunities, especially in the mid-scale space,” said Ken Greene, Wyndham Hotel Group President & Managing Director – Asia Pacific. “The launch of the Ramada Encore brand allows us to diversify our offerings in the country and provide travellers with yet another choice within Wyndham Hotel Group.”
The Ramada Encore Bangalore will be next to the Embassy Golf Links Business Park, 15 minutes from the centre of the Karnataka state capital. Amenities within the hotel will include a fitness centre, multi-cuisine restaurant, lounge bar and meeting facilities.
“We are delighted to be working with Wyndham Hotel Group to open the first Ramada Encore in India,” said JSR Raju, Managing Partner of JAK Associates. “We are confident that the stylish and modern hotel offering will suit the energetic nature of Bangalore.”
Wyndham has extensive expansion plans in India, with recent announcements that the hotel group will open its first Wyndham Hotels and Resorts property in the market this year, as well as the construction of three Days Hotels.