AccorHotels’ budget brand — Formule1 — opens in Chennai and Nashik, taking its total network in India to nine cities.

The 101-key Hotel Formule1 Nashik works on a self-service concept and is targeted to business and leisure travellers. Nashik is an important pilgrimage destination for Hindus and Buddhists and receives a heavy inflow of tourists.

Hotel Formule1 Chennai OMR has 132 soundproof rooms and is conveniently located close to the city’s business districts.

“Over the years, Hotel Formule1 has emerged as one the ideal choice for all travellers looking for comfortable, modern yet pocket friendly stay. The opening of Hotel Formule1 Nashik and Chennai OMR, is a step towards growing the brand portfolio keeping in line with the demand in the cities. Our hotels will strive to consistently provide guests a contemporary and refreshing stay experience at a great value”, says Balvinder Sahrawat, vice president at Hotel Formule1 India.