Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that Hyatt affiliates have signed management agreements to open Grand Hyatt Kochi in India. Slated to open in Q1 2017, the 250-room property will be located on Bolgatty Island, which is situated on the eastern coast of Kerala. “The new agreements being announced, along with the previously announced properties under development, demonstrate growing confidence among owners and developers in the strength of Hyatt-branded hotels in India,” said Mark Hoplamazian, President and CEO, Hyatt Hotels Corporation.
The upcoming property will feature amenities including a three-meal multi-cuisine restaurant, two speciality restaurants, a bar and lobby lounge, a 10-treatment room spa, fitness centre, swimming pool, and Grand Club lounge. The hotel will also offer more than 60,000 square feet of meeting and event space, including a 26,000 square feet ballroom.