Panaji, Mar 1: The Fern Hotels and Resort, leading environmentally sensitive hotel chain, on Friday announced opening of The Fern Kesarval Hotel and Spa at Verna Plateau in South Goa.
Speaking on the occasion, Lenin Faleiro, Managing Director, Kesarval Motels Holiday Home, said, ''I am delighted to give my hotel to The Fern Group to manage. We have renovated and upgraded the property which will now operate as an eco-sensitive hotel, offering guests a central location at great value, for their corporate and leisure stays. Local residents can also take advantage of the hotel, restaurants and banquet halls for conferences, parties and weddings and enjoy the culinary delights we offer. The hotel is already established as per venue of choice in this area and with the Fern coming in, guests will now experience an even higher level of services and standards.''
Noshir A Marfatia, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, The Fern Hotels and Resort, said, ''Last year when Lenin decided to upgrade the property and renovate it to a very different product. He approached and finally tied up with us. We are really very happy to work with him.''
The Fern Kesarval Hotel and Spa is a 60-room offering contemporary accommodations, a finely-designed multi cuisine restaurant and bar, state-of-art banquet halls, a swimming pool and poolside lawns.
Mr Feleiro said Kesarval Gardens, which originally were the pioneers in open-air weddings in Goa, would, however, continue to be an independently-run wedding venue. (UNI )