Courtyard by Marriott Raipur joins the growing portfolio of more than 1,000 Courtyard by Marriott hotels in more than 40 countries worldwide. Located in the capital city of Chhattisgarh, Courtyard by Marriott Raipur is the 14th property for the brand in India, and the second in the state joining Courtyard by Marriott Bilaspur.
As Marriott International’s global leader in the upper moderate tier, Courtyard is designed for business travelers and offers a refreshing ambiance that helps guests stay connected and productive while traveling. The brand has a vast network across India that includes: Mumbai, Chennai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Gurgaon, Agra, Bhopal, Bengaluru to Bilaspur and Kochi.
The Courtyard by Marriott Raipur boasts some of the largest rooms and suites available in Raipur, including the largest guest suite in the city at 699 square feet. The new room design is intuitive and thoughtful, offering flexible yet comfortable spaces that accommodate all technological needs. Signature furniture and architectural elements replace traditional art in the guestroPublishom. The “LoungeAround” sofa offers a pop of color and a comfortable area to relax or work. The new design also features a light desk on wheels, allowing guests to work from anywhere in the room. Each of the 96 rooms and 12 suites feature high-speed wireless internet; LED TVs; well-appointed work area with comfort lighting and ergonomic chairs, as well as alarm clock docking stations; coffee machines and signature aromatherapy bathroom amenities. The suites offer visual alarms and notification devices for door and phone, in addition to complimentary cocktails and business services. The property also boasts a spa centre with two well-appointed therapy rooms to provide soothing spa treatments—affording guests the highest level of relaxation after a long day in Raipur.
Speaking on the occasion of the launch, Mr. Neeraj Govil – market vice president Asia, Marriott International Inc., said, “Central India is evolving at a rapid pace and we want to be a partner in this. Our entry into Raipur is in line with this strategy. Raipur is an up and coming MICE destination and has also been designated as one of the ‘Smart Cities’ in the country. This makes it a key player in the region and we believe that our new property will create a new atmosphere and be an integral part of this city’s growth. With this launch, Marriott International reinforces its commitment to bringing the best brands within the portfolio to Indian market.”
Checking-in as Marriott’s first property in Raipur district, the hotel is an ideal venue for corporate and social events. The 425-square-metre ballroom can be divided into two function space to suit events of various sizes. The hotel also offers state-of-the-art meeting facilities with a perfect backdrop to host world class corporate events, and is poised to become a one-stop destination for any and every guest.
Speaking on the launch, Mr. Akhil Mathur, general manager, Courtyard by Marriott, Raipur, said, “It is indeed a great honor to be present in the vibrant and constantly evolving city of Raipur. Keeping in mind the choices and travel habits of our guests, we’ve taken great care in designing this hotel to provide services and facilities that cater to their every need.”
Guests also have the opportunity to explore three unique food and beverage outlets within the property. MoMo Cafe, a chic all day dining restaurant which is contemporary, welcoming and offers a wide range of Asian and Indian delicacies. Java+ coffee bar, the second outlet in India and the seventh in the world, provides authentic Indian and international street favorites with signature coffee and baked goods from around the world, B&W- The Bar serves a selection of classic cocktails and handcrafted beverages, an ideal venue for guests to relax and unwind.