New York-based Chatwal Hotels and Resorts is aiming to be the leader in lifestyle hotel business in India in the next five years. Trivandrum and Cochin are the two places they shortlisted from kerala. The plans are for the ‘Night’ and ‘Dream’ hotels. ”Dream” is a full service luxury hotel brand, ”Night” is a mid-segment boutique hotel in the lifestyle segment.
They believe there is a huge potential in this segment, since the demand for lifestyle hotels the world over is 10 per cent.
Besides expanding the ”Dream” and ”Night” brands here, the company is also open to launching its seven-star luxury brand ”The Chatwal” in India. At present it operates only one such hotel in New York.