Former Oberoi Group president, Kapil Chopra, has returned to the hospitality market with the launch of The Postcard Resort.
The model will provide intimate luxurious resorts, aimed on the daring and the bold, with locations by the ocean, within the mountains or in jungles wealthy in wildlife.
Chopra, who stepped down from an extended profession with Oberoi final 12 months, advised Breaking Journey Information: “There was a giant hole in the best way luxurious resorts in resort locations operated and we felt that journey wanted to be experiential and transformative, in some way many of the resorts have been focussed extra on the product than the expertise.
“That made us suppose and give you a resort model that was experiential but extra luxurious and intimate than every other resort in that metropolis.”
The Postcard Resort has introduced the opening of three luxurious resorts up to now, unfold throughout neighbourhoods in Goa.
The Postcard Moira is nestled in one of many 4 heritage villages of the Indian state, whereas The Postcard Velha is surrounded by 300 acres of virgin coconut plantations in previous Goa.
Additional south, in step with its proposition of taking travellers again in time, The Postcard Cuelim homes a 350-year-old chapel overlooking lush inexperienced paddy fields.
Chopra continued: “Transformative experiences and area people are on the coronary heart of The Postcard Resort’s providing.
“At every of our intimate resorts, the experiences are crafted with respect on your time and to indulge all of your senses.
“We wished to be customer-centric, however each model says that, so we determined to stay these values by throwing the coverage e-book out of the window.
“With no set verify in and take a look at instances, anytime breakfast, no buffets or sugary welcome drinks, at The Postcard all affairs are genuine, paced to your consolation and with immersions in the local people.”
The Postcard Cuelim is now welcoming friends in Goa, India
The Postcard Resort staff is dedicated to constructing and working 50 resorts within the subsequent 5 years.
Within the subsequent 12 to 18 months, The Postcard Resort will probably be current in seven extra locations throughout the India, from Ravangla in Sikkim to Trasi by the Arabian Sea.
Chopra added: “We want to ship luxurious resorts for the fashionable viewers however convey again the romance and allure of solar kissed holidays.
“We would like it to be wealthy in its expertise but additionally need it to be easy and pure.
“We consider our friends wish to keep in a spot the place the resort does the pondering for them, the place the resort will get the straightforward matters proper whereas on the similar time providing improbable areas for them to loosen up, meet likeminded individuals and really feel the native tradition.
“For this reason, we handpick our areas and our resorts, in order that our friends have a distinct expertise whether or not they’re in Goa or overlooking the snow-clad Himalayas.”