Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide has announced the opening of a new Aloft property in Bangalore, India.
Aloft Bengaluru Cessna Business Park marks the second Aloft Hotel in Bengaluru. It is owned by Indian real estate developer Prestige Group and managed by Starwood.
The hotel is located within the 4.5 million square feet Prestige Cessna Business Park, which houses marquee IT companies.
It features 191 stylish guest rooms, including 13 Suites, 10,050ft² of meeting space with the largest banquet hall covering 411m² and seven tactic meeting rooms.
Other recreational facilities at the hotel include a Re:charge fitness centre and splash pool, a Re:fuel one-stop 24-hour grab-and-go food and beverage area, and an urban cool café style restaurant named Nook.
Starwood Hotels and Resorts India managing director and South Asia regional vice-president Dilip Puri said: "Aloft Bengaluru Cessna Business Park is a significant addition to the brand’s portfolio in India and will energise the hotel market by meeting the pent-up demand for stylish lifestyle hotel brands.
"This new generation Aloft Hotel underscores the strength of Starwood’s network and the power of the Aloft brand.
"We expect the new Aloft to become a local hotspot, attracting both savvy travelers and tech professionals in the area to its always abuzz social scene."
Starwood is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchiser of hotels, resorts and residences with various internationally renowned brands, including St Regis, The Luxury Collection, W, Westin, Le Méridien, Sheraton, Four Points by Sheraton, Aloft and Element.
The company currently operates almost 1,200 properties in 100 countries.