Kempinski Opens Hotel in Delhi
Toronto, Canada—Luxury hotel brand Kempinski has reinforced its commitment to India by launching its first independently managed hotel in the commercial district of Shadara in East Delhi—Kempinski Ambience Delhi. READER COMMENTS
The hotel, which officially opened in December, is features 480 rooms and suites in two towers, connected by a sky bridge. Each tower has a dedicated entrance, a lobby and a check-in desk. Kempinski Ambience Delhi features banqueting facilities of over 70,000 square feet, including a pillar-less ballroom that can accommodate up to 6000 guests. Amongst the dining options are four specialty restaurants including Café Knosh (all-day dining restaurant), Dilli 32 (an Indian specialty restaurant), Mei Kun (an Asian restaurant) and Casaluna (an Italian restaurant).
Kempinski Ambience Delhi also includes a glass-enclosed bar, the Cherry Bar, two business centers and recreational facilities including the spa with hammam and an ice fountain. There are also two fitness centers, a salon, and two outdoor heated swimming pools.
Commenting on Kempinski’s vision to strengthen its foothold in India through this fully-managed property, Reto Wittwer, president and CEO of Kempinski Hotels, said, “Across the world, Kempinski is known as a pioneer in several destinations, and our guests who are keen to discover the world through Kempinski come to seek authentic experiences of new destinations. Shahdara fits our vision perfectly, through its unique blend of a rustic Old Delhi charm coupled with an early embrace of the most sophisticated modern infrastructure technology.”