Araiya Hotels and Resorts has signed a management agreement with Earth Weavers Builders & Developers to announce the first serviced apartment project in the scenic setting of Dhokawade, Alibaug, creating a new service offering in the popular holiday destination. Located a five minutes’ drive from Mandwa Jetty, Araiya Waterfront Alibaug, Serviced Apartments by Earthweavers will comprise 24 spacious apartments overlooking a picturesque lake, with ocean views from the higher floors. With steady progress on design development and execution, the property is all set to open its doors to residents and visitors in time for the summer season in 2024.
A unique development that brings together the best of second homes with a hotel experience in the form of serviced apartments, Araiya Waterfront Alibaug will feature amenities such as a restaurant, swimming pool, gym and spa operated by hoteliers. As per the agreement with Earthweavers, Araiya Hotels & Resorts will be responsible to deliver the best of its hospitality, delivering best in class amenities, sustainable design and practices along with access to the sales and distribution network, customer relationship management and higher occupancy and daily rates.
Talking about the venture, Mr Rajesh Bhaskaran, Earth Weavers Builders & Developers, said, “When we met Amruda and the Araiya team, we knew it was a partnership that would bring a unique, new offering to the Alibaug real estate and hospitality market. We are confident of Araiya’s understanding of luxury hospitality and we look forward to launching a product that will appeal to holiday home owners who appreciate the added benefits that a serviced residence can offer.”
The signing will mark the sixth Araiya property to be developed in India and the first under the serviced apartment category. Speaking about the new property, Amruda Nair, Araiya Hotels & Resorts, Director says “At Araiya, it is our constant endeavor to introduce new concepts to the Indian travel space and our foray into the serviced apartment category is yet another step in that direction. Alibaug is a well-established second home market and as the destination matures in the luxury segment, we are happy to further strengthen our presence in the market with Rajesh and Earthweavers. With Rajesh’s track record, we look forward to working together to deliver a carefully curated branded service experience.”
Araiya Waterfront, Alibaug, Serviced Apartments by Earthweavers will be mindfully designed to deliver the comfort of a home with generous living spaces along with the conveniences of a hotel with thoughtful design, intuitive technology, and professional service.