HOTELS

E-learning will be the way forward

Dilip Puri, Founder & CEO, Indian School of Hospitality (ISH), says that for educational institutes, delivering effective high-quality learning online is going to be the new normal. The CEO also explains that one needs to await the feedback on hotel SOPs from customers to help improve them further. Nisha Verma …

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‘Grand’ stand against COVID

As part of its contribution to the local community and frontline workers in the fight against COVID-19, The Grand Dragon Hotel Ladakh has been serving meals and distributing protective equipment such as face masks. Nisha Verma The Grand Dragon Hotel Ladakh has been helping the community and frontline workers through …

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For a picture-perfect staycation

Eclectic and vibrant, The H Dubai is a gateway to UAE’s most dynamic city – Dubai. The 5-star hotel boasts a world-class collection of 236 spacious rooms and suites, a residential tower, an office tower and a dynamic events centre. What’s more? It is just a short distance from all …

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‘Conversion is spreading panic’

Mandeep S Lamba, President (South Asia), HVS ANAROCK, says that the Delhi government’s move to attach  hotels to hospitals as medical facilities in the Delhi-NCR region was uncalled for. He points out that the lack of industry involvement in the decision and unmindful planning would further affect the struggling hospitality …

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‘Allow us to open as hotels, not hospitals’

FHRAI claims that hotels in Delhi-NCR have been requisitioned for treatment of COVID-19 patients and attached with hospitals without any contract. It seems the government has not paid heed to the revenue, staff and infrastructure of hotels before taking the decision. Nisha Verma Gurbaxish Singh Kohli, Vice President, FHRAI (Federation …

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Hotels keep clients apprised

Hotels and hospitality brands across the country are constantly engaging with clients, and guests, as they prepare to open for business. From answering queries regarding opening of hotels to their preparedness in combating COVID-19, hotels are making sure that clients and guests feel safe and are confident, before they begin …

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Adding a fresh Vibe to Bangkok

Whether you’re looking for a full-blown Bangkok adventure, a romantic getaway or simply want to chill out, X2 Vibe Bangkok Sukhumvit, by Cross Hotels & Resorts, has got you covered with experience packages that include unlimited BTS rides, Muay Thai training sessions, spa treatments and romantic dinners. From the delightful …

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‘Hygiene is the new service’

Hygiene – the new buzzword for a post-pandemic world and for business looking to re-open, the only parameter that matters! For Aditi Balbir, Founder & CEO, V Resorts, hygiene has always been important for hotels. Aditi Balbir, Founder & CE, V Resorts As it turns out, hygiene has traditionally been, …

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Cygnett assures health and safety

Cygnett Hotels & Resorts has initiated a wide-ranging safety and hygiene programme, Health & Safety Assured, for all its guests and team members. The programme covers the entire guest cycle from reservation to check-out, simultaneously providing a safe and clean environment for customers and Cygnett team members. The programme – …

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Operations resume at Crowne Plaza

Crowne Plaza Greater Noida has resumed operations and reopened to guests on June 8, 2020, following a temporary closure due to COVID-19 guidance from authorities. The 398-room hotel has the mandated safety and hygiene guidelines diligently being followed by its staff to ensure safety of guests and others at the …

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