Didi inaugurates and Kolkata gets the JW Marriott footprint – The ultimate luxury destination

JW Marriott Kolkata Opening Ceremony 2016
JW Marriott Kolkata Opening Ceremony 2016

In the past few years Kolkata has been lagging behind by many aspects. But few years ago, Kolkata has started to ride back to the path of Glamour and Glory, slowly but surely. One such recent event which added a new feather in the crown of Kolkata is the inauguration of “JW Marriott”. JW Marriott identifies Kolkata as one of the potential Landmarks wherein they can develop their new properties for their business and giving the people a joyful experience for life; and who would be the perfect match for such a great person to inaugurate a mammoth landmark near EM Bypass.

Yes, none other than our Honourable Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee aka Didi of West Bengal. JW Marriott eyes for the premium class of Business People as their guest. And the whole thing comes down to one major point that tourism industry is growing with full swing; which is a big factor for the economy and growth of Bengal. Mamata Banerjee surely said at the inauguration will encourage others to come for a visit of Bengal and thus making a huge rise in the Tourism of Bengal.

JW Marriott Hotel and Resorts continues to expands its luxury portfolio with the opening of its eighth hotel in India, JW Marriott Hotel Kolkata & East India by Marriott International, the property towers over JBS Haldane Avenue and is located in the heart of the city, minutes from the old central business district. The Hotel will feature an elevated guest experience with exceptional comforts and personalized service, housed within a warm environment designed to reflect the spirit of ‘City of Joy’, Kolkata.

Didi called another Didi Usha Uthup Kolkata’s own iconic singer to pour music to the event and make it a icing on the cake for JW Marriott Group.

CM thanked JW Marriott Group for adding more light in to this Diwali for Kolkata. She also told that Siliguri and other locations too will have big investments like this.

Eight hundred jobs has been created 50% is direct and 50% is indirect for the people of India.

Comprising 281 spacious rooms, modern meeting an conference facilities, as well as host of dining experiences, JW Marriott Hotel Kolkata is contemporary landmark of true luxury, delivered with passion, tradition and world-renowned JW Marriott hospitality. Boasting the largest ballroom in the city, the hotel is the destination of choice for weddings, corporate events and social gatherings. In a first for the city, the hotel features a unique bridal room, offering brides an exclusive, private space available for pre-wedding preparations. In addition to 38,370 square feet of indoor and outdoor event spaces measuring, the hotel offers five intimate studios for meetings, each one equipped with cutting-edge facilities. As part of the hotel’s commitment to the latest technology, the hotel is home to India’s largest in-built video wall measuring 32feetx18feet and comprising 64 LED Panels.

The dignitaries of the JW Marriott include:-

Mr. Sanjay Jhunjhunwala, Ceo Mani Group

Mr. Bijay Agarwal, Chairman Sattva Group

Mr. Rajeev Menon, Chief operations Officer Asia Pacific (excluding greater China)- Marriott International Inc.

Mr. Neeraj Govil, Area Vice President South Asia, Marriott International Inc.

Ms. Ranju Alex, General Manager, JW Marriott Kolkata and Multi-property Vice President, East

Kolkata’s First JW Marriott branded hotel includes a range of F&B and entertainment options, each one designed to indulge the senses and exceed expectations. JW Kitchen, an all-day restaurant featuring residential style kitchens, prepares made to order dishes with four interactive cooking stations.Vintage Asia is a fine dining restaurant serving  authentic Thai and Chinese dishes. JW Lounge, A casual meeting space, is the venue of choice for freshly baked items and afternoon tea or crafted cocktails and a premium wine and spirits selection in the evening. Gold, A premium chic Night Club, impresses with it’s sleek design and refined opulence. TheRoofTop Lounge on the 24th floor takes dining to new heights with views overlooking the surrounding lush greenery. For European flavors, the Tuscan Grill specializes in Italian Dishes and Mediterranean delicacies.

JW Marriott Hotel Kolkata features the brand’s signature Spa by JW. Created to demystify and re-imagine the spa experience, the global spa concept offers guests wellness experience that are luxurious yet purposeful with treatments and products designed to address four core benefit states: Calm, Indulge, Invigorate and Renew. To complement the range of rejuvenating therapies offered, the wellness facilities also include an outdoor infinity pool and Jacuzzi with Private Cabanas for Guests to unwind and relax. A fully equipped 24-hour Fitness Center also encourages guests to stay active while on the road.

JW Marriott Hotel promises an exceptional luxury experience, combing world-class amenities with crafted culinary options and warm and intuitive hospitality, positioning the hotel as East India’s premier luxury destination.