Luxury-lovers, there's another reason to set your sights for India. One of the world's most prestigious hospitality brands, Raffles has announced it will be opening two hotels in the magnificent destination. Known for its iconic Singapore property, the brand promises to offer a 'palatial experience' at its new Raffles Jaipur and Raffles Udaipur.
With 13 glamorous properties across 11 countries, Raffles (part of the Accor family) is renowned for setting the standard for luxury hospitality for over 130 years. Choosing India's captivating Rajasthan state for its next two offerings, the group will bring their famously discreet and personalised service to one of Asia's most stunning destinations.
Accor Chief Operating Officer for India and South Asia Jean-Michel Cassé says the move marks a historic moment for tourism in India. "We are seeing increasing demand for luxury travel in India and are looking forward to expanding Accor's globally renowned portfolio of luxury brands in this incredible country," says Cassé. "The addition of the iconic Raffles brand signals a new era for our group."
Opening dates are yet to be announced for Raffles Jaipur and Raffles Udaipur. To find out more, visit the luxury hospitality brand's website here.