The Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI), Bangalore has conferred ‘Best in Luxury Hotel’ category award to The Taj West End, Bangalore at the Karnataka Tourism Awards 2016.
PriyankKharge, Tourism & IT-BT Minister, Government of Karnataka, presented the award to Somnath Mukherjee, General Manager, The Taj West End, who said, “This award is a testament to our dedication to our guests assuring them of the quintessential Taj service and quality and their faith in us. We are absolutely delighted and proud to receive this award.”
Built in 1887, the 129 years old Taj West End is the oldest hotel in Bengaluru. Spread over 19-acres of landscaped greenery, the hotel has carefully preserved the richness of old world charm and colonial architecture, amalgamating it with modern amenities.
The Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bengaluru, has instituted the ‘FKCCI –Karnataka Tourism Award’ which is presented to individuals / organizations who work for the development of tourism activities in the State. It confers the award annually under various categories including hospitality, wildlife, eco-tourism and adventure, medical tourism.
About Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces
Established in 1901, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is one of Asia’s largest and finest group of hotels, comprising 134 hotels in 80 locations across the globe, including presence in India, North America, United Kingdom, Africa, Middle East, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Bhutan. From world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic Grand Palaces, each Taj hotel offers an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality, world-class service and modern luxury. For over a century, The TajMahal Palace, Mumbai, the iconic flagship has set a benchmark for fine living with exquisite refinement, inventiveness and warmth. Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is part of the Tata Group, India’s premier business house.