India's premier and top hotel chain, the Taj Group of Hotels has become a household name today. A symbol of quality and elegance, the brand offers all the facilities and services that go in the making of a grand hotel stay.
The Taj Group of Hotels is a part of the Tata Group of Companies. The company made its foray in the Indian hospitality industry in the year 1903 on 16th December when the first Taj Hotel, called Taj Mahal Palace and Tower, was opened by Jamshetji Nusserwanji Tata in Mumbai. Since then, the hotel brand has endeavored to serve its guests with panache and style.
The Taj Hotels, Resorts and Palaces has around 57 hotels located in 40 cities of India. Apart from this, the group also has as many as 18 hotels located in countries like Australia, Maldives, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Africa, America, Malaysia, United Kingdom, Mauritius and the Middle East.
As far as India is concerned, one can find hotels of the group located in the states of Maharashtra, West Bengal, Goa, Kerala, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.
The hotels belonging to the Taj group can be categorized into the following groups:
The Taj Group of Hotels in India has, with its contemporary facilities, warm hospitality and prompt services, clearly made a mark as one of the leading hotel chains in India. It was this hotel group that first introduced Thai, Sichuan, Mexican, Italian, and Californian cuisine in India.
- Taj Business Hotels
- Taj Luxury Hotels
- Taj Resort Hotels
- Taj Palace Hotels
- Taj Garden Retreats
- Taj Cultural Centre Hotels
- Gateway Hotel and Getaway Resorts
- Other Hotels
The hotel groups in India, like the Taj Group, have taken the Indian hospitality industry to greater heights with their international standard services and top-notch facilities.