Jammu, India - February 27, 2017
JAMMU, INDIA (Feb 27, 2017) – Designed with the modern traveler in mind, the brand new Radisson Blu Jammu which opens today, offers comfort, style and sophistication in the city of Jammu, India. Known as the ‘City of Temples’, Jammu serves as the gateway to one of the most popular pilgrimages in India, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine and several temples including the Raghunath and Ranbireshwar Temples that are situated around it.
Radisson Blu Jammu is a mere 14 minutes from Jammu Airport (IXJ) and six minutes by car from Jammu Tawi Railway Station, the city’s main railway station. Located at the epicenter of Jammu’s economic activity, the hotel is within close proximity to the corporate hub, Bahu Plaza, industrial estates, Bari Brahmana, Gangyal and Samba, several leading educational institutions and multi-specialty hospitals. The hotel brings together a combination of striking design, premier accommodation, and contemporary comfort made possible by the brand’s internationally renowned Yes I Can!SM service philosophy.
Raj Rana, chief executive officer, South Asia, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group said, “Jammu is a region that enjoys strong domestic leisure demand and is home to some of the most visited destinations in India. Integral to our India growth strategy, is expanding in leisure markets and state capitals. With the opening of Radisson Blu Jammu, we will make inroads into the winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir; we are delighted to be partnering Skyline Hotels in this iconic hotel.”
Mr. Vikram Gupta, managing partner, Skyline Hotels added, “We are confident in the strong leadership of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its South Asia team. With their proven track record, experience and expertise in the India market, we are convinced that this will benefit the hotel and I look forward to a mutually rewarding long-term partnership with the Group.”
Designed to welcome modern and savvy travelers, Radisson Blu Jammu offers 119 rooms and suites with modern amenities, a well-appointed retreat for corporate and leisure travelers. The hotel features flexible meeting spaces including a 25,000 sq. ft. Royal Ballroom that accommodates up to 2,000 guests with additional pre-function space and a lawn for pre-event cocktails. Delectable dining options include, BLU Pan, the hotel’s all-day-dining restaurant that serves international cuisine. Guests can also enjoy local and regional specialties at Ambrosia, the specialty restaurant, and Madiza Bar, which makes a perfect venue to unwind and enjoy a tipple of two. Takeaway delicatessen, Brew offers a discerning selection of sandwiches, snacks, confectionery and beverages. Guests can also enjoy dining in the comforts of their own room with the 24-hour In-Room Dining. The hotel features other facilities including the Business Class Lounge, business center, swimming pool, spa and fully equipped fitness center.
About Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel companies and includes 1,400 locations in operation and under development with more than 220,000 rooms and a footprint spanning 115 countries and territories. The Carlson Rezidor portfolio includes a powerful set of global brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson RED, Park Plaza®, Park Inn® by Radisson and Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM. Guests can benefit from Club CarlsonSM, a program that redefines hotel rewards with a collection of exceptional benefits, services, and privileges at more than 1,000 hotels worldwide. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ 90,000 people system wide and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Singapore, and Brussels. For more information, visit www.carlsonrezidor.com and follow on Twitter @carlsonrezidor.
About Radisson Blu Jammu
Radisson Blu Jammu is conveniently located on NH1A Bypass Road, Narwal and is within close proximity to Jammu Airport (IXJ) and Jammu Tawi railway station. With 119 well-appointed rooms and suites, guests can enjoy upper-upscale services and facilities that include 24-hour In-Room Dining, a Business Class Lounge, business center, swimming pool, spa and fitness center. The property also features several dining options including specialty restaurant, Ambrosia for local and regional favorites and BLU Pan, the all-day dining restaurant that serves international cuisine. Brew, tea lounge is the perfect venue for a quick fuel-up and unwind the day at Madiza Bar. The hotel offers more than a 25,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space, making it the ideal venue for business and social events. radissonblu.com/en/hotel-jammu
Mr. Ajai Punj, General Manager,
Radisson Blu Jammu,