Aiana Hotels & Resorts, a Doha based global hotel management company has announced the expansion of its fast growing portfolio with the signing of a management agreement with Moonriver Resorts to operate ‘Aiana Munnar – A Moonriver Resort’.
Scheduled to open in 2016, the management company’s first property in India, Aiana Munnar will be a suite villa resort spread across 20 acres of lush greenery. The resort is set amongst natural springs, scenic views and will feature authentic dining experiences and an extensive Ayurveda-inspired spa. Each suite in the resort offers a private, heated plunge pool overlooking the rolling hills of Munnar.
Amruda Nair, joint managing director and chief executive officer, Aiana Hotels & Resorts L.L.C said: “The signing of ‘Aiana Munnar – A Moonriver Resort’ heralds an exciting journey for Aiana Hotels & Resorts in India. As our first property in India, ‘Aiana Munnar – A Moonriver Resort’ solidifies our commitment to offer locally relevant design and authentic experiences. We are excited to partner with Alex and Tsarina Vacha as their expertise in design and commitment to preserving the natural environment is in line with Aiana’s brand philosophy. As an upcoming leisure destination with great connectivity and natural beauty, Munnar lends itself to the creation of unique experiences that will be the hallmark of Aiana Hotels.”