Hyatt Regency Brand Debuts in Kerala
Thrissur: In a glittering ceremony held recently, Pinarayi Vijayan, Kerala Chief Minister, launched Hyatt Regency Thrissur, the new five star hotel set up by LuLu Group International at Puzhakkalpadam in Kerala's cultural capital. The opening of the Group's second Hyatt brand project in the State came as a New Year gift by Yusuffali M A, Chairman & Managing Director of LuLu Group International, to his native place. The new luxury property featuring 77 spacious guestrooms, including seven Regency Suites and a Presidential Suite with world-class amenities, is likely to bring about major positive changes in the tourism sector of Thrissur as well.
The hotel marks the continued growth of the Hyatt Regency brand in India and joins more than 195 hotels under the brand, including 12 locations across the country. “We are thrilled to announce the opening of our very first Hyatt Regency hotel in the beautiful and vibrant state of Kerala,” said Sunjae Sharma, Vice President - India operations, Hyatt. “The Hyatt Regency brand caters to leisure as well as business travellers, which are steadily growing in the state. This launch underlines the importance of the globally celebrated Hyatt Regency brand in India, which is now present in 13 cities across the country. True to the brand’s lineage, the all new Hyatt Regency Thrissur is the embodiment of contemporary accommodations designed for productivity and peace of mind.”
With offerings tailored to suit both leisure and business travellers alike, Hyatt Regency Thrissur aims to provide guests with a seamless, stress-free experience in Kerala. Conveniently located near prime cultural centers, the Thrissur IT Park, iconic monuments, museums, galleries and shopping at the Kalamandalam Centre, an hour away from Cochin International Airport and 10 minutes from the railway station, the hotel will allow guests to seamlessly conduct business while also allowing for the opportunity to visit some of the city’s best attractions.
The hotels offers an ideal venue for conferences and weddings with 27,469 square feet (2,552 square meters) of indoor and outdoor space, Hyatt Regency Thrissur offers guests and event planners flexible options for gatherings of all sizes.
The stylish Regal Ballroom features 9,289 square feet (862 square meters) of space and can easily accommodate up to 900 guests. The Regency Ballroom is spread over 7,535 square feet (700 square meters) and can accommodate up to 800 guests, along with an accompanying 3,229 square foot (300 square meter) pre-function area to welcome guests. Additionally, Nattika serves as a meeting room ideal for intimate gatherings and business conferences for up to 150 guests, while the Ruby VIP lounge is ideal for small groups with its warm and inviting design. The hotel also incorporates three studios each covering 645 to 1,076 square feet (60 to 100 square meters) of space.
Hyatt Regency Thrissur provides guests with seamless access to the region’s most popular attractions. Guests can easily visit the Bible Tower, the tallest church tower in Asia, along with Athirapally Falls–an extraordinary waterfall on the Chalakudy River. A cultural trip to Kerala Kalamandalam, which is one of the biggest tourist attractions of the city, promises to be a memorable experience with celebrated performances of the classical arts of Kerala.