Wyndham brand debuts in India with New Delhi hotel

NEW DELHI Wyndham Hotel Group has signed a franchise agreement to open its first Wyndham Hotels and Resorts property in India.

The 394-key Wyndham New Delhi Dwarka Hotel is currently under construction and is scheduled to open in April. The property is owned by Tirupati Buildings & Offices Pvt. Ltd.

“India is currently undergoing some of the most accelerated hotel development activity in the Asia Pacific region, which poses great opportunities for us to grow our portfolio in this market,” says Eric Danziger, Wyndham Hotel Group president and CEO. “The signing of the first Wyndham property in New Delhi demonstrates our ongoing commitment to provide travelers with high caliber accommodations and service throughout Asia and puts a firm stake in the ground in this lucrative market.”

The hotel will is 4 km from Indira Gandhi International Airport. Hotel facilities will include full-service Indian and multi-cuisine restaurants, a nightclub, a swimming pool, a spa, a fitness center, a business center and 14,000 sq. ft. of event space. In addition, a luxury shopping mall will open alongside the hotel.

“We are extremely excited to open the first Wyndham hotel in India in a growing market like New Delhi,” says Tirupati owner Subhash Dabas. “Our mission to build world-class properties of the highest standards aligns perfectly with the Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand. With our shared values, we are confident this will be a successful partnership.”