Indian Hotels Company’s (IHCL) brand, Taj has opened its new hotel in Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

Strategically located at a driving distance from the airport, important commercial centres as well as Gandhinagar, the state capital, Taj Skyline features 315 rooms offering panoramic views of the city’s skyline.

Soaring over 18 storeys, the hotel’s design is inspired by local elements and culture of the city.

Head to Shamiana, the popular all-day diner for a delectable culinary experience. Guests can also enjoy Pan Asian cuisine at Nonya or indulge in international and local food at Emperor’s Lounge.

Taj Skyline offers ideal high-end banquet spaces for events and weddings. The hotel also houses the signature Jiva Spa and a temperature-controlled indoor swimming pool.

Puneet Chhatwal, managing director and chief executive officer, IHCL said:

“With Taj Skyline, IHCL’s marquee brand, Taj, steps into Ahmedabad, which is an extremely important industrial and economic hub in India. This further strengthens our aim to be present at all significant business locations across the country.

“We look forward to extending our unparalleled service ethos, which has defined us for over a century, to the city of Ahmedabad.”

Aveek Sengupta, general manager, Taj Skyline said:

“Taj Skyline is the ideal venue for travellers looking to seamlessly balance business and leisure. We are looking forward to welcoming guests to this new luxury address in Ahmedabad. From sweeping vistas of the city to authentic flavours at our restaurants, guests can delight in experiences that reflect Ahmedabad’s vibrant dynamism.”

With the addition of this hotel, IHCL will have 13 hotels in Gujarat, including one under development.