This will be Sarovar's second hotel in the state after RK Sarovar Portico in Srinagar.
Sarovar Hotels and Resorts has signed an agreement of a new hotel ‘Viraj Sarovar Portico’ in Jammu, expanding its footprint in Jammu and Kashmir. This will be Sarovar's second hotel in the state after RK Sarovar Portico in Srinagar.
The new hotel will become operational in mid-2019. It will offer 45 rooms with contemporary amenities and extensive banquet facilities for up to 5000 guests.
Anil Madhok, Executive Chairman, Sarovar Hotels & Resorts, said, "This announcement is aligned with our strategy of expanding and driving growth across all emerging destinations. Jammu is the nearest airport for connecting to Vaishno Devi, one of the most revered pilgrimage destinations in North India and we are delighted to service the needs of the travelers, with a hotel offering best in class facilities and services in Jammu."
Presently, the hotel management firm is managing 80 operational hotels at 50 destinations in India and overseas under Sarovar Premiere, Sarovar Portico and Hometel brands.