INTERNATIONAL REPORT—Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is expanding its global presence with openings in India and Nepal:
Wyndham Expands in Gujarat with the Wyndham Ahmedabad
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts continues to cement its presence in Gujarat with the opening of the Wyndham Ahmedabad Shela. The hotel has 65,000 sq. ft. of meeting space spread across 34 meeting rooms able to accompany up to 3,500 attendees along with its indoor and outdoor pools, spa, salon and movie theater—all with access to the shopping and business hubs of Gujarat state’s largest city and commercial capital.
The Wyndham Ahmedabad joins the Ramada, Hawthorn Suites and Ramada Encore brands in Gujarat upon the heels of the recent debut of the Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham brand in Dwarka. The property provides access to various attractions such as the Jama Masjid Mosque and Kankaria Lake, as well as major transport links including Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad Junction Railway Station and the SG Highway. Wyndham’s India growth continues with 11 more new hotels under construction.
Wyndham Enters Nepal with Hotel in Central Kathmandu
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts continues to expand its global footprint with its entry into Nepal via the newly opened 90-room Ramada Encore by Wyndham Kathmandu-Thamel. Located in the center of Kathmandu, the capital and largest city in Nepal, the newly built hotel opened as part of a rejuvenation project of the city’s commercial center, close to attractions and cultural wonders such as the base camp for Mount Everest, the Garden of Dreams, Ason Bazaar at Kathmandu Durbar Square and other popular destinations in the city.
This opening builds on Wyndham’s continued commitment to growth for the sub-Indian continent. With more than 50 properties currently in the Indian sub-continent, the opening of Ramada Encore by Wyndham Kathmandu-Thamel is another step towards the company’s continued expansion plans. Ramada Encore by Wyndham Kathmandu-Thamel has on-site F&B outlets, including the Pateo restaurant and bar, the outdoor El Beso Caro offering scenic views of the city, as well as Chocos N Subs, serving light meals and coffee. Other amenities include a rooftop plunge pool, a spa and salon for rejuvenation and relaxation as well as a fitness center. The hotel also has a versatile meeting room to accommodate up to 60 conference attendees or 80 banquet guests.