Lemon Tree Hotels Ltd. announced its latest signing under Aurika Hotels & Resorts – Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels, with Aurika, Kasauli in Himachal Pradesh. Located on Kanda Road, the project is slated to open in November 2024. The property shall be operated by Carnation Hotels Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary and management arm of Lemon Tree Hotels Ltd.
The property will feature 110 elegant rooms and suites, Mirasa – the all-day dining restaurant – Ariva – the bar – expansive banquet spaces spread over 3,000 sq. mtrs., and eclectic venues for private events and exclusive experiences. The recreational facilities will include a relaxing spa, a stunning swimming pool, a well-equipped fitness center and a game room.
Kasauli is a quaint hilly cantonment town that makes for an ideal peaceful holiday location, especially for a weekend getaway. Kasauli is highly-accessible from Chandigarh & Delhi and is known for its beautiful villas and serene environment. This colonial-era hill station in Himachal, with unrivalled views of majestic Himalayan vistas, is a popular writers’ retreat. Tourists can enjoy the old-world charm of Mall Road which is home to a number of cafes, restaurants, bookstores and the famous Kasauli Club. One can also visit the popular Kasauli Brewery to sample the heady brews of this old and ancient establishment. At one end of the Upper Mall Road is Sunset Point, a popular sightseeing spot in Kasauli. The popular hill station is also known for The Lawrence School, Sanawar which boasts of several celebrity alumni.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Mahesh Aiyer, CEO – Carnation Hotels Private Limited commented, “We are happy to announce our signing of an Aurika with our valued partner, Arosa Resorts Pvt. Ltd. This property will further expand our footprint in Himachal Pradesh where we have an operational property in Baddi and another 3 upcoming in Shimla, Manali and McLeodganj. Aurika, Kasauli promises immersive experiences to showcase the best of upscale hospitality in the state. Kasauli is a must-visit destination on tourist itineraries and a beloved spot for hikers. The hill station is also a preferred destination for both Indian and international travellers and Aurika, Kasauli will be a perfect addition to the beautiful state.”