“French hotel chain operator Accor has expanded its Novotel hotel network across India, with the opening of its eighth hotel under this brand in the country at Pune.”
Europe-base Accor, a leading hotel operator, has been one of the most aggressive players in the Indian hospitality sector. The group opened three Novotel properties—Pune, Goa and Ahmedabad—in the fourth quarter of 2013, and plans to open atleast 13 more hotels in 2014
Accor, in joint venture with Belaire Hotels and India Blue Mountains, has launched the first Novotel property in Pune.
Talking about the business strategy, Bandish Mehta, General Manager, Novotel Pune said: ”The challenge of competing with branded hotels is in itself an opportunity…”
By recently opening its property, Novotel Pune at Vimannagar, Accor continues with the expansion of the Novotel network in India.
RP Capital Group manages India Blue Mountains - hotel development fund, India. a partnership with the global hotel operator, Accor.