Accorhotels has opened its first 4-star Mercure brand in the south Indian city of Hyderabad — the Mercure Hyderabad KCP. This is the fourth property by the hospitality group and the third of its brand to open there.

The other Accor Hotels properties in Hyderabad are: Hotel Formule1 Hyderabad Hitec City, Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre, and Novotel Hyderabad Airport.

Ibis Hyderabad Hitech City will open in June 2016.

“The opening of Mercure Hyderabad KCP reinforces our commitment towards expansion and brand presence in India. Hyderabad is an important market for us as it enjoys the unique positioning of a globally renowned technology and business hub with a rich cultural heritage,” says Jean-Michel Cassé, Senior Vice President, Operations, Accor Hotels India.

The 128-room hotel launched last week and is located in the city’s commercial hub. The rooms are categorised into Superior City View, Superior Lake View, Deluxe and a suite. Each room has a work desk, free wifi, tea/coffee maker, and iron and ironing board.

Mercure Hyderabad KCP has three restaurants and bars: the 24-hour Cayenne, the Roof Top restaurant, and a bar in the lobby.

The five meeting rooms raning from 173 sqm to 32 sqm are equipped with videoconferencing facilities, projector and wifi.

Neha Gupta