Indian Hotels, others in race to take over Mysuru's Lalitha Mahal Palace

Topics Indian Hotels | Karnataka

Indian Hotels, the operator of Taj brand of hotels, has evinced its interest to acquire the iconic 100-year-old Lalitha Mahal Palace in Mysuru. A final decision, however, will be taken after the palace celebrates its 100 years in November this year, Appanna Nayak, chairman of the Karnataka government-owned Jungle Lodges and Resorts (JLR) said.   The palace, currently run by JLR, will be offered to bidders on a long-term management contract. ‘’We had talks with several hotel chains and IHCL has approached our government to take over the property. We will seek bids from al.....

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