New Delhi: Sarovar Hotels and Resorts steps into yet another destination in Jammu & Kashmir with the signing of Viraj Sarovar Portico, Jammu. This will be Sarovar’s second hotel in the state of J&K after RK Sarovar Portico, Srinagar, expanding the group’s overall foot print in India.

Viraj Sarovar Portico, Jammu, is strategically located in the epicentre of corporate, educational and industrial areas of Bari Brahmana. Those on leisure trips can adore the beauty of holy shrines and other tourist destinations. The hotel is in close proximity to Jammu airport and railway station.

Designed keeping modern travellers in mind, the hotel, when operational in mid-2019, will offer 45 tastefully-designed rooms with contemporary amenities and extensive banquet facilities for up to 5000 guests. Other facilities are car parking for more than 300 cars, gymnasium, spa, bar and an outdoor swimming pool.

Commenting on the development, Anil Madhok, Executive Chairman, Sarovar Hotels & Resorts, said “This announcement is aligned with our strategy of expanding and driving growth across all emerging destinations. Jammu is the nearest airport for connecting to Vaishno Devi, one of the most revered pilgrimage destinations in North India and we are delighted to service the needs of travellers, with a hotel offering best in class facilities and services in Jammu.”

Sarovar Hotels & Resorts is a hotel management company and has a growing chain of hotels in India.