Indian luxury hotel chain The Leela Palaces, Hotels, and Resorts has expanded its portfolio with the opening of a new property in Bengaluru.

Located in Bhartiya City, the Leela Bhartiya City Bengaluru is the company’s second property in the Indian city.

Leela Bhartiya City Bengaluru hotel is spread across 125 acres and is part of the Bhartiya City, an integrated smart mega city.

The hotel offers easy access to the MG Road and Outer Ring Road and is a 30-minute drive from the International Airport.

The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts chief operating officer Anuraag Bhatnagar said: “We are pleased to open doors to yet another splendid Leela property in the vibrant and welcoming city of Bengaluru.

“The Leela Bhartiya City Bengaluru seamlessly blends contemporary chic with the timeless Leela aesthetic to create one of the most gracefully designed properties in the city. We are delighted to partner with Bhartiya on this visionary project and create a unique experience for the modern traveller in North Bengaluru.”

The hotel offers 281 guestrooms and suites, a pool, a spa, and an advanced fitness centre.

Dining venues at the hotel include an authentic Indian dining restaurant and lounge Falak, The Lotus Oriental serving Asian cuisines, an all-day dining restaurant Quattro and The Library Bar catering premium beverages.

Leela Bhartiya City Bengaluru also provides more than 60,000ft2 convention centres, including a Grand Ballroom, a Royal Ballroom, The Terrace, The Board Room, and meeting spaces.

Bhartiya founder- chairman Snehdeep Aggarwal said: “We are pleased to welcome The Leela to Bhartiya City to join us in our vision of providing space and legendary luxury to our customers. We hope that this launch will be a step in redefining the future of hospitality.”

Last month, the hotel chain introduced its brand to Gandhinagar, the capital city of Gujarat state.