Preferred Hotels and Resorts has launched the ‘Loving Local’ campaign in India.

This is a global travel series designed to facilitate localised, luxury experiences including staycations within the traveller’s hometown or enjoying authentic hospitality at more than 200 participating hotels and resorts worldwide.

Participating hotels in India include The Imperial New Delhi; The Leela Palace Udaipur; The Leela Ambience Gurugram Hotel and Residences; The Leela Palace Bengaluru; The Leela Ambience Convention Hotel, Delhi; Clarks Exotica Convention Resort and Spa, Bengaluru; Welcomhotel Amritsar; Welcomhotel Bengaluru and Fortune Inn Grazia, Noida among others.

This is a limited-time global campaign valid for bookings made by July 31, 2020, for stays of two nights or more through December 31, 2020.

Travellers who book Loving Local will receive attractive deals, daily breakfast options for two, and a stay credit ranging from US$25/₹1,872-$70/₹5242 that can be used towards on-property expenditures, along with immediate fast track to Elite status in the brand’s ‘I Prefer Hotel Rewards’ programme.

Upon confirmation, all Loving Local bookings will have access to special benefits from partner brands including Sixt (for car rentals in Europe), Avis (for car rentals in the Americas and Asia), and Travel Curious (for curated tours).

The brand is also offering a 3 per cent bonus for Loving Local bookings made through the global distribution system or direct channels with a qualifying IATA/TIDS (Travel Industry Designator Service) number.

Seema Roy, area managing director, south Asia, middle east and Africa for Preferred Hotels and Resorts said, “India has one of the most varied mix of cultures, communities and landscapes in the world, and we welcome perceptive travellers to explore this regional diversity at our member hotels with the Loving Local campaign.

“Immersive experiences and authentic journeys have always been at the core of the hospitality offered by our independent hotels across segments.”