Marriott opens 150th hotel in India at Katra in J&K

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Opening of Marriott Hotel in Katra in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu, May 3: Marriott International has marked a significant milestone in its expansion within India with the unveiling of its 150th hotel, the Katra Marriott Resort & Spa. Situated amidst the tranquil landscapes of Katra, Jammu & Kashmir, this debut in the spiritually rich locale signifies a new chapter for the renowned hospitality brand.

Nestled in the serene surroundings of the Trikuta hills at the Vaishno Devi shrine, the resort offers a sanctuary for both leisure and spiritual exploration. Guests are welcomed to indulge in leisurely nature walks while immersing themselves in the vibrant culture and culinary delights of Katra.

Katra, renowned for the revered Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine and picturesque Trikuta Hills, provides the perfect backdrop for seekers of fulfillment. The resort offers convenient access to nearby attractions such as the Patnitop Hill Station, Mansar Lake, and Krimchi Temple, all within an hour’s drive. Additionally, guests can explore Katra’s local market just a 5-minute drive away, where they can savor authentic cuisine and shop for traditional handicrafts and souvenirs.

Commenting on this significant opening for India, Ranju Alex, Area Vice President, South Asia, Marriott International said “As we celebrate the milestone opening of our 150th Hotel in India, we acknowledge not just our prominent presence in the country, but also the unique and enriching experiences our hotels provide through their distinctive architecture and design, world-class food and beverage offerings and curated amenities that provide exceptional, one-of-a-kind stays. We continue to have confidence in the resilience of our brands and our teams and remain steadfast in our commitment to advancing our growth through a strong pipeline of hotels.”

Inspired by the natural beauty of its surroundings, the design of Katra Marriott Resort & Spa seamlessly blends myth with reality, promising guests a transcendent experience from the moment they step foot into the resort. With 100 modern guest rooms, suites, and cottages offering breathtaking views of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine and lush green landscapes, the resort provides a sanctuary of relaxation and comfort.

For those seeking rejuvenation, the Quan Spa offers a range of treatments that embrace ancient Ayurvedic wisdom and contemporary wellness practices. Guests can also partake in revitalizing yoga sessions or guided walks amidst the picturesque backdrop of the Trikuta Hills.

Fitness enthusiasts can recharge at the fully equipped fitness center, while kids can enjoy themselves at the Kid’s Club, featuring a dynamic play area designed to spark joy and creativity.

The opening of Katra Marriott Resort & Spa underscores the Government’s commitment to providing unforgettable experiences for guests and tourists in the region. With its blend of heartfelt service, spirituality, and captivating design, the resort aims to become a cherished destination for travelers seeking both relaxation and spiritual enrichment.