Cygnett Hotels and Resorts has announced the opening of its newest property in Amritsar, a city in the Indian state of Punjab.

Dubbed as ‘Cozzet Stay Amritsar’, the new hotel is the company’s first property in the state.

Located around 400m from the Golden Temple in Amritsar, Cozzet Stay is designed to meet the needs of business and leisure travellers.

The hotel features 40 rooms and suites under categories that include Superior Room, Club Room and Suites.

All rooms offer amenities such as Wi-Fi, TVs, tea/coffee maker and more, according to the company.

Additionally, the hotel has a multi-cuisine restaurant ‘Gossip’ that serves regional and north Indian cuisine.

Cygnett Hotels & Resorts MD and founder Sarbendra Sarkar was quoted by ETHospitalityWorld as saying: “Amritsar is one of India’s most deeply spiritual and vibrant cities.

“We are excited to launch our first Punjab property here! It adds a new dimension to the city as a potential destination for both business and leisure.

“We are excited to cater to this market with our strategic location and artistically built property and uplifting services.

“Also, ‘Gossip’ our ‘All day dining’ facility serves scrumptious global cuisine that will send you to the country the ‘dish’ is from!”

Cygnett Hotels & Resorts has 35 hotels in its portfolio with 20 operational in 33 locations, across two countries.

The company aims to operate more than 50 hotels in the next two years.

In September last year, Cygnett Hotels launched Cygnett Style Mantra in Jodhpur, Rajasthan India.