TravelBiz Monitor


Saturday, 08 June, 2019, 17 : 00 PM [IST]
IHCL opens Taj Hotel and Convention Centre, Agra

Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) has recently introduced Taj Hotel & Convention Centre in Agra. On the occasion of launch event, Rohit Khosla, Executive Vice President – Operations, North and West India, IHCL, said, "We are excited to bring the Taj brand to the historic city of Agra. Agra is renowned world over for being one of the most culturally rich cities. Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra offering spectacular views of the Taj Mahal promises to be a great draw for both, domestic as well as international travellers."

The hotel is spread over 4.5 acres and is located within walking distance from the Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The 239 rooms are designed in a contemporary style. The hotel offers multiple dining options such as Palato, the all-day diner, Daawat-e-Nawaab, the Indian specialty restaurant, and two lounges - Liquid Lounge, and Tea Lounge. The pièce de résistance is Infini - The Sky Lounge is a rooftop bar with views of the Taj Mahal.

This luxury hotel in Agra has a large conferences and destination weddings. It offers 40,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor banqueting space, including a 14,000 sq. ft. pillar-less hall which is one of the largest in North India.

"Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra is located in close proximity to major tourist attractions. It is ideally suited for leisure travellers and is the perfect venue for conferences and weddings. I am looking forward to welcoming guests to this new luxury address in the city," said Rajat Tuli, General Manager, Taj Hotel & Convention Centre, Agra.

With this addition IHCL now will have two hotels, one under the Taj and one under the SeleQtions brand in the city of Agra.