The hospitality industry has a significant role to play in the development of an economy. It includes a broad category of fields including events, cruise line, tourism, transport and lodging. The multibillion-dollar industry consists of multiple groups like facility maintenance and direct operations. Here are the top ten hospitality consulting firms in India in 2018.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation – The American multinational operator, owner and franchisor of hotels, resorts and vacation properties is headquartered in Chicago. It has various brands under the group and operates five-star properties in different countries.
InterContinental Hotel Group – Founded in 2003, the InterContinental Hotel Group is headquartered in the United Kingdom. Its brands include Holiday Inn Express, Hualuxe, Resorts and Staybridge Suites, InterContinental, Kimpton Hotels, Crowne Plaza, EVEN hotels among others.
Marriott International – A renowned name in the hospitality industry, Marriott International was founded in 1927 and is one of the top hospitality companies in the country. Its brands include Ritz Carlton, St. Regis and JW Marriott.
Radisson Blue Hotels – One of the top hospitality company in the country, Radisson Blue Hotels are located nationally as well as internationally.
Shangri La Hotels & Resorts – Founded in 1971, Shangri La is one of the best hospitality companies in the country. It is a Hong Kong-based company with hotels in different countries like Australia, Europe, North America, Asia and Middle East.
Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces – Headquartered in Mumbai, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is the largest business conglomerate in the country. It was founded in 1903 and its first Taj property opened in Mumbai. The hospitality company is known for the exceptional service and exotic locations.
The Lalit Hotels – A leading hospitality group in the country, the Lalit group is based in New Delhi and its first hotel was founded in 1988. It operates in top Indian cities.
The Oberoi Group – Founded in 1934, the Oberoi Group is headquartered in Delhi and has a number of hotels in the country. It is known for luxury properties and excellent hospitality.
The Leela Palace – Managed by Hotel Leela Venture Limited, the company was established in 1983. The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts consist of five-star properties and consist of eight luxury palaces and hotels in the country.
The Park Hotels – The Park consists of luxury and boutique hotels in India and was founded in 1967. Its hotels are located in Mumbai, New Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Goa, Vishakhapatnam, Hyderabad and Navi Mumbai. It is currently constructing properties across different locations.