Indian lodge chain
ITC Inns is India’s third largest lodge chain with over 100 motels. It’s primarily based within the Inns Division Headquarters at Kolkata, West Bengal. It’s a part of the ITC Restricted group of firms. ITC Inns is often voted amongst one of the best employers in Asia within the hospitality sector. It has a franchise settlement to function most of its motels as a part of The Luxurious Assortment of Marriott Worldwide.
ITC Restricted entered the lodge enterprise on 18 October 1975 with the opening of a lodge in Chennai, which was renamed Lodge Chola.
ITC Inns has hosted many visiting royalty and world leaders, together with George W. Bush, Vladimir Putin, and Barack Obama.
The lodge chain works on a philosophy of “Accountable Luxurious” and every lodge within the chain has a LEEDS (Management in Power and Environmental Design) Platinum ranking.
Initially included as Rama Inns Pvt Ltd in 1972 and renamed Vishwarama Inns in 1973. The Vazir Sultan Tobacco Co Ltd. (VST Industries) purchased Vishwarama Inns in 1980-1981 and shortly after, in 1982, the primary luxurious lodge for the brand new chain opened in Bangalore.
In 1984, ITC Ltd. purchased the whole fairness capital from VST. In 1985 the Indian authorities awarded the Lodge that may later change into the ITC Gardenia a 5 star ranking.
The corporate title was modified from ITC Ltd. to ITC Inns in 1986.
The group as we speak operates beneath a number of distinct manufacturers:
- ITC luxurious assortment, which has 14 motels
- Welcom Inns
- Fortune Inns, which has 54 motels with 4,446 rooms in 41 cities throughout India
- Welcom Heritage Inns
- ITC Rama Worldwide Aurangabad
- ITC Grand Bharat, Gurgaon
- ITC Maurya, New Delhi
- ITC Maratha, Mumbai
- ITC Grand Central, Mumbai
- ITC Sonar, Kolkata
- ITC Royal Bengal, Kolkata
- ITC Fortune Park BBD Lucknow
- ITC Grand Chola, Chennai
- ITC Narmada, Ahmedabad (Opening in 2020)
- ITC Gardenia, Bangalore
- ITC Windsor, Bangalore
- ITC Kakatiya, Hyderabad
- ITC Kohenur, Hyderabad
- ITC Rajputana, Jaipur
- ITC Mughal, Agra
- ITC Welcomhotel Jodhpur, Rajasthan
- ITC Grand Goa Resort and Spa, Goa (Beforehand, Park Hyatt Goa, earlier than acquisition)
- ITC lodge Colombo, Colombo (Opening in 2020)