First SOFITEL Hotel in India to open in Mumbai
Sofitel Mumbai at the city’s financial hub in the Bandra Kurla Complex, is the first incursion of the luxury French hotel brand into India. Sofitel is the luxury brand of French hospitality group Accor, which includes: Novotel, Pullman, Ibis etc. The property in Mumbai is operated by Sofitel under a franchising agreement.
This five-star luxury Sofitel Mumbai, which opens later this month, offers 302 rooms and suites, nine function spaces, five of Mumbai’s most innovative dining outlets and the Sofitel So SPA. Bernd Schneider, General Manager of Sofitel Mumbai BKC explains the challenges of this opening: “In India, we have the wonderful opportunity to launch our brand in one of the world’s most dynamic and fastest growing economies. India is still in the early stages of its own growth potential and we are very excited to be a part of this journey.”
“We are privileged to be located in Bandra Kurla Complex, the fastest growing financial hub in a city that is already at the epicenter of the incredible economic growth being witnessed by India. Bandra Kurla Complex is also the site of the Bharat Diamond Bourse” as Bernd says, link reminded with one of the restaurant named Le Bar Diamantaire.