Andhra Pradesh’s will witness the opening of the first five-star hotel in the Guntur city. The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Nara Chandrababu Naidu, laid the foundation stone of the ITC hotel which is called My Fortune. The foundation of the hotel was laid in the presence of the ITC Chairman, YC Deveshwar. The hotel is dated to start its operation on 2019.
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This project of ITC is said to be a 144-keys upscale hotel and would cover an expanse of more than 1.44 acres. The five-star hotel will have 150 rooms and 3 multi cuisine restaurant apart from having amenities such as pool, high standard bar, gym, world class spa, conference halls, etc. The hotel will have a special 5000 square feet ballroom which will be able to accommodate more than 500 guests. The 12 storied building would be the tallest building in Guntur.
The hotel will attract the high end business travelers with its stylish appearance, friendly service and with it’s latest technology. The hotel will be easily accessible as a new airport is being constructed around 15 kilometers away from Guntur.
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Because of the lack of such classy hotels in the city, the tourists and businessmen were hesitant to come to the city, but the opening of the My Fortune hotel will fill this need of the travelers. The hotel is expected to attract many businessmen and VIP guests to the city. Guntur has been chosen for the opening of the ICT Hotel as the place has gained a lot of popularity as it is located in the intended capital of the new state of Andhra Pradesh.
The hotel will be positioned similarly to the other My Fortune brand hotels. Currently ITC has it’s My Fortune Hotels in Chennai and Bangalore. The Fortune Park Hotels Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of ITC. ITC operates under distinct brands which include ITC Hotel at the Luxury end, WelcomHotel in the 5 star segment, Fortune in the mid-market to upscale segment and WelcomHeritage in the heritage leisure segment. The Fortune brand is sub-categorized into Fortune Select, Fortune Park, Fortune Inn and Fortune Resort, now My Fortune is a new addition to the list where it is a highly positioned facility.
The My Fortune Hotel is surely set to give the new state of Andhra Pradesh a new opening with style and luxury. The hotel will bring many more high-class tourist and business visitors to the state.