Hospitality company Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) has expanded its SeleQtions brand in the country with a new hotel opening in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand.
Anand Kashi By The Ganges – IHCL SeleQtions hotel features 24 themed rooms, inspired by the Vedic Panchamahabhuta philosophy.
The property boasts all-day dining, Ana Rasa, which caters global cuisines with fresh organic produce from the hotel’s orchards and a rooftop bar, Amrit Tara.
Anand Kashi By The Ganges – IHCL SeleQtions also offers flexible conference rooms that are equipped for intimate business meetings and conferences.
Hotel manager Pradeep Gusain said: “Anand Kashi on the banks of the sacred Ganges is the ideal place for the rejuvenation of body, mind and soul.
“We look forward to welcoming guests to this tranquil haven.”
Located between the Himalayan mountains and the banks of river Ganges, the property exhibits Garhwali architecture with a contemporary touch.
It is the seventh property for IHCL in Uttarakhand, with two under development.
IHCL managing director and chief executive officer Puneet Chhatwal said: “Known as the Yoga Capital of the world, Rishikesh is an eclectic mix of culture and adventure, attracting tourists from around the world for decades.
“Strengthening its presence with the addition of Anand Kashi, IHCL will now offers two distinct hotels in the pilgrim town.”
Earlier this year, IHCL partnered with real estate firm Ambuja Neotia Group to open 33-room Raajkutir under its SeleQtions brand in Kolkata, West Bengal.