Marriott International launches first Fairfield Hotels in India.
Marriott International in association with Samhi Hotels Pvt. Ltd. opened its first Fairfield by Marriott hotel in Bangalore, India. Fairfield by Marriott Bangalore Rajajinagar is the first hotel of the group in Asia featuring 148-rooms and Kava, a three-meal-a-day restaurant which will serve authentic Indian cuisine along with Western menu options, featuring both buffet and à la carte options.
Mr. Don Cleary, COO, Marriott International Asia said “The timing is right and the market is primed for a brand like Fairfield. The brand has a long history in service and offers innovative design at an affordable price, which combined gives us a huge strategic advantage in many markets across the region.”
“As we see millions more people entering the middle classes across India and Asia, the Fairfield product represents excellent value for transient travelers as the entry price point into the Marriott portfolio,” Cleary added.
Mr. Ashish Jakhanwala, MD & CEO, Samhi Hotels Pvt. Ltd., said “Samhi is pleased to open the first Fairfield by Marriott in Asia. Fairfield development is an integral part of Samhi’s strategy as it allows us to capture the fastest growing market segments. We are confident that the combination of a winning product, power of the brand and Marriott’s operating capabilities will establish Fairfield by Marriott as a preferred choice for consumers in India. We are excited to grow the Fairfield network in partnership with Marriott.”
In addition the hotel has a functional lobby with a bar lounge and 24x7 market for drinks and snacks; ample banquet and meeting room space with modern technology, a well-equipped business centre as well as a fitness centre and a rooftop pool.