Minor Hotels will launch its luxury Anantara brand in India with Anantara Jaipur Hotel, scheduled to open 4Q2023.
The new-build hotel will feature 150 guestrooms and suites, including four Terrace Suites with private plunge pools and a 160m2 Royal Suite with a large terrace and private pool.
For dining, there will be a specialty Indian fine dining restaurant and terrace, a rooftop bar and restaurant, all-day dining with a show kitchen, as well as a hotel bar lounge and terrace. Other facilities will comprise a spa, beauty salon, gym, semi-outdoor pool, kids’ club, and event spaces.
The hotel has also been designed to meet the demands of the rapidly growing demand for destination weddings, and will be able to cater to weddings of up to 2,500 guests with its collection of indoor and outdoor venues.
Dillip Rajakarier, group CEO of Minor International and CEO of Minor Hotels, commented: “We are really excited to expand our footprint in India with this important new project that will marry Anantara’s trademark take on authentic, indigenous luxury with outstanding wedding and event facilities.
“Jaipur is one of India’s most vibrant destinations, with a huge destination wedding potential, and I look forward to working with (owner) Ajay Gangwal and his team to launch our first Anantara in India, which is a significant strategic step for Minor Hotels.”