Accor has introduced two majestic resorts in India – Raffles Jaipur and Raffles Udaipur.
The properties have been revealed earlier within the presence of Accor chairman, Sébastien Bazin, and proprietor, Ratankant Sharma.
Accor hopes each resorts will ship a palatial expertise in a unprecedented setting.
With 13 properties throughout 11 international locations, every Raffles lodge represents a fastidiously curated expertise.
Since becoming a member of the Accor community in 2015, the model has undergone a renaissance, with a powerful pipeline that can see the portfolio double within the subsequent few years.
India’s state of Rajasthan is exclusive for its wealthy heritage and custom and is legendary for its spectacular palaces and forts, which makes it the proper setting to proceed the Raffles legend.
Jaipur kinds a part of the culturally wealthy vacationer circuit often called the Golden Triangle, which includes New Delhi, Agra and Jaipur; whereas Udaipur is a pure extension of this given its proximity to Jaipur.
Commenting on the deal, Bazin mentioned: “It’s with immense pleasure that we announce the arrival of the Raffles model in India, a trademark of luxurious and stylish service in a rustic that’s well-known for delivering luxurious on the highest degree.
“With our strategic companions, we look ahead to offering an oasis of calm and allure in two of probably the most unbelievable locations in India.”
Raffles Udaipur shall be situated within the historic Udaipur, one of the romantic cities in India.
The lodge is about on a 21-acre non-public island within the midst of Udai Sagar Lake, one of many 5 distinguished lakes of Udaipur.
The 101 lake-facing rooms are surrounded by spectacular hill surroundings with views of the 400-year-old temple within the background.
On the identical time, Raffles Jaipur is being constructed at Kukas within the metropolis of Jaipur as a set of secluded non-public residences and courtyards adjoining to the bigger lodge complicated that presently homes the Fairmont Jaipur.
The lodge is anticipated to begin operations in 2022 and is situated near key vacationer locations in Jaipur together with the Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort and Jal Mahal palace.
Sharma added: “Bringing the Raffles model, which is synonymous with excellence, style and luxurious, to India is an ideal match for our imaginative and prescient to steer each Udaipur and Jaipur, the historic cities of Rajasthan, into their subsequent chapter whereas maintaining their historic values and ties.
“The opening of Raffles Udaipur and Raffles Jaipur is a key second in our strategic progress in India and represents a brand new period of extremely differentiated ultra-luxury experiences for Udaipur’s and Jaipur’s residents and guests.”