Hotel Investment Conference – South Asia (HICSA) 2018

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HICSA Hotels of the Year Awards - 2017

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New Hotels that opened in the South Asian region and commenced operations between November 2015 and December 2016 were eligible to participate.

LUXURY/UPPER UPSCALE RESORT WINNER

The Oberoi
Sukhvilas Resort & Spa

New Chandigarh, India
Guestrooms: 60

LUXURY/UPPER UPSCALE HOTEL WINNER

Taj Santacruz
Mumbai, India
Guestrooms: 279

UPSCALE HOTEL WINNER

Hyatt Regency Chandigarh
Chandigarh, India
Guestrooms: 211

UPPER MID MARKET HOTEL WINNER

Hyatt Place Goa / Candolim
Goa, India
Guestrooms: 144

MID MARKET HOTEL WINNER

Mercure Hyderabad KCP
Hyderabad, India
Guestrooms: 128

BUDGET/ECONOMY HOTEL WINNER

ibis Styles Goa Calangute
Goa, India
Guestrooms: 197

INDEPENDENT PANEL
An independent panel of judges comprising key industry leaders participated in the short-listing process:

Manav Thadani, MRICS
Chairman - Asia Pacific
HVS
Rajiv Sharma
Industry Expert
Ravish Swarup
Chief Executive Officer
Praxis Services
Ritu Bhatia Kler
Managing Director
Total Integrated Design
Ritwik Khare
Chief Business Officer Hotel and Accommodation Supply
MakeMyTrip
Vinay Gupta
Vice President Asset Management
SAMHI

METHODOLOGY

The hotels were rated on the following criteria:

Development Cost
Construction Tenure
MakeMyTrip Ratings
Location (Access and Visibility)
Location (Proximity to Demand Generators)
Hotel Facade and Public Areas
Guest Rooms (Interiors, Design and In-Room Amenities)
F&B (Restaurants)
F&B (Meeting and Banqueting)
Other Facilities (Spa, Retail and Entertainment)
Corporate Social Responsibility
Judges’ Discretion

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