Lemon Tree to enter Mumbai market

Lemon Tree Hotels, India’s biggest player in the mid and upper mid-scale categories, has scaled up its target inventory by 13 percent to 8,674 rooms by 2021.

With the opening of the 303-room (earlier projected to be 270 rooms) Lemon Tree Premier near the Mumbai International Airport, the company will run about 5,800 rooms across 57 hotels spread in 34 cities.

Talking about the launch, Patanjali Keswani, Chairman and Managing Director, Lemon Tree Hotels, said, “Mumbai is a key market for us and a prominent destination both for business and leisure travellers. With this hotel, we showcase a new design style of our upper mid-scale brand: Lemon Tree Premier.”