Courtyard by Marriott has opened its 14th Courtyard property in India, Courtyard Raipur. The tier-II city is the capital of the Central India’s state of Chattisgarh.

The new property is close to Raipur’s Swami Vivekananda Airport on  NH-6, Labhandi, opposite Indira Gandhi Agriculture University. The hotel has 108 rooms and suites, each with 24-hour room service, wifi (charged), LED TVs, ergonomic chairs, an iPod docking station, and a tea/coffee maker. All rooms have the new Courtyard “work desk on wheels, allowing guests the flexibility to choose their desired work area in the room”.

The Hotel has eight meeting rooms totalling 1,285sqm including a 425sqm ballroom, all equipped with audio-video facilities, a screen and wifi.

Neeraj Govil, Market Vice-President South Asia, Marriott International, says,

“The business community in South Asia, specifically in India, is growing at an unprecedented rate and this community is looking at lodging options that combines comfort and value. Raipur is an upcoming Business and MICE destination, making it a key player in the region. We believe our new property will efficiently cater to this growing business segment.”

The hotel also has a gym, spa, sauna, pool, two restaurants and a bar.

Neha Gupta