In a momentous announcement, the Hotel Polo Towers Group has joined forces with the Department of Tourism, Government of Nagaland, to unveil the state’s very first five-star establishments. This groundbreaking agreement encompasses the development of a luxurious five-star hotel paired with a shopping mall in Dimapur and another prestigious five-star destination in Kohima.
These ambitious projects will collectively offer over 200 opulent rooms, with an estimated investment of approximately 150 crore rupees, spanning both direct and indirect contributions. These initiatives will operate under a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model and adhere to the Design, Build, Maintain, Operate, Manage, and Transfer (DBMOMT) framework.
The Dimapur facility is poised to redefine the concept of luxury living, featuring top-tier accommodations, an array of dining options, entertainment hubs, and an extensive selection of retail outlets. It aspires to establish itself as a comprehensive lifestyle destination. In contrast, the Kohima project is designed to deliver an unmatched “luxury hotel experience” catering to both business and leisure travelers. These projects have the potential to transform the tourism and economic landscape of Nagaland, marking a significant milestone in the region’s development.The anticipated timeline for the completion of these groundbreaking projects is estimated to be within three to four years.
Deval Tibrewalla, CEO and Director of Hotel Polo Towers Group, expressed his enthusiasm about the partnership, stating, “It is a great honor to collaborate with the Tourism Department of the Government of Nagaland. These initiatives will not only invigorate the hospitality sector but also contribute to job creation and local economic growth. This initiative aligns seamlessly with our vision of establishing a hotel presence in every major city of the Northeast.”
Keduosie-ϋ M Rio, Director of the Tourism Department, Government of Nagaland, also shared his thoughts on the historic agreement, stating, “This agreement marks a pivotal moment in the advancement of Nagaland’s tourism sector. We are eagerly looking forward to working closely with the Hotel Polo Towers Group, known for their extensive experience in the northeastern hospitality sector. We are committed to extending our full support to bring these ambitious projects to fruition.”
As the largest hospitality group in the Northeast, Hotel Polo Towers Group boasts a robust presence in the region, characterized by a well-established reputation for creating and nurturing destinations. The Group is renowned for setting and upholding high standards in hospitality, delivering exceptional service, and enhancing guest experiences. Currently, the Group operates nine hotels, with an additional five hotels in various stages of development, underscoring their dedication to elevating the hospitality landscape in India’s Northeast. This partnership marks a significant stride toward achieving their goal of hospitality excellence in the region.