The Hon'ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri Nara Chandrababu Naidu laid the foundation stone of the 144-keys upscale hospitality destination in Guntur, which will be called the ‘My Fortune, Guntur’and is a part of ITC’s hotel group. Mr. Y C Deveshwar, Chairman ITC, one of India’s largest multi-business enterprises was also present on the occasion.
With a prime location on Ring Road, the hotel covering an expanse of over 1.44 acres will cater to the diverse needs of discerning travellers to the city with its services and facilities that include a 5000 sq. ft. pillar-less ballroom that can accommodate upto 500 guests, an all-day dining restaurant, a specialty restaurant showcasing ITC’s culinary excellence, a bar and a deli. In addition, the Wellness Zone will be equipped with a state-of-the-art gymnasium and a world-class spa.The hotel is expected to commence operations in 2019 and is aimed at attracting high end business travellers and provide Guntur a top-end hospitality destination.
The hotel will be part of the ‘My Fortune’ exclusive brand which is positioned in the upscale segment, at the top end of the brand pyramid of Fortune. A member of ITC’s hotel group, the hotel will exemplify best in class, full-service stylish hotel, with young, vibrant and tech-enabled features.Other exclusive ‘My Fortune’ hotels include hotels in Chennai and Bengaluru.
Guntur has gained strategic importance as it is located within the intended capital region of the new state of Andhra Pradesh. This prospect holds promising opportunity for 5 star hotels and ‘My Fortune, Guntur’ is poised to redefine the hospitality landscape of the region with an upscale offering. In addition, the proposed new airport located 15 km from Gunturwill make the hotel easily accessible.