Winter with 1589 Hotels
1589 Hotels organised a special evening titled ‘Winter is Coming’ for travel agents in New Delhi where they networked and shared their plans with the industry.
1589 Hotels recently organised a get-together for travel trade in New Delhi, titled, ‘Winter is Coming’. The event was organised to touch base with its hospitality fraternity and share updates about the company’s new initiatives and growth plans. “We are very thankful to all the attendees to make the event a grand success, even at a very short and last minute intimation,” says Pankaj Giroti, Vice President, Business Development & PR, 1589 Hotels, adding that they hope to host such an event every quarter.
Set up in 2014, 1589 Hotels draws its legacy from Clarks Hotels Group, and aims to cater the upscale and economy hotel segments. Giroti notes that 1589 Hotels is a professional hotel management company, with over 33 hotels and 1500 rooms. Spearheaded by Anant Kumar and Udit Kumar, the chain operates across a wide spectrum of hotels under its umbrella of brands. “Our flagship property is Brij Rama, a boutique luxury heritage experience. In the last 90 days, 1589 Hotels has acquired seven hotels and we are committed to open one hotel or resort every month for the next six months,” Giroti claims.
1589 Hotels has a very young and dynamic team, with unique approach to delivering world-class hospitality service standards. For promotional activities, Giroti says they are focusing on the digital platform, apart from having regular participation at travel trade shows and hospitality networking platforms. “We are engaging dedicated team members to facilitate our partner travel agents to make seamless reservations at our hotels or resorts,” he adds.
In the last 90 days, 1589 Hotels has signed up and acquired seven hotels and we are committed to open one hotel or resort every month for the next six months
Within the last 90 days, the company has added many destinations to its portfolio including Bhopal, Alwar, Bhavnagar, Jim Corbett, Udaipur, Mirzapur, adding on an inventory of 410 rooms to the brand’s kitty. “Our target for the coming year is to add 36 hotels or resorts to the portfolio and increase the room inventory to more than 3000 rooms under the ownership, management contract, revenue share with MG,” he concludes.
Pankaj Giroti Vice President, Business Development & PR, 1589 Hotels