About Ginger Hotels – Leading Chain of Budget Hotels in India
Roots Corporation (RCL) the wholly-owned subsidiary of Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) operates the Ginger chain of hotels. Established in 2003, RCL runs the first-of-its-kind Smart Basics™ chain of hotels across India.
A leading name in branded budget hotels, Ginger Hotels is an excellent choice for leisure and business travelers – for the unique blend of comfort and efficiency that it provides.
IHCL operates Taj Hotels, Resorts and Palaces – one of South Asia’s largest and finest group of hotels. Incorporated in 1902 by the founder of the Tata Group, Mr. Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata, IHCL ushered in India’s first luxury hotel – The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai in 1903.
Launched in June 2004, the Smart Basics™ concept kicked off a revolution in the Indian hospitality industry. A GenNext category of hotels, Ginger signifies warmth and friendliness, simplicity with style, convenience and affordability — calling all “New-Age” executives and travelers to experience luxury on a budget. Ginger aims to provide a superior product with no compromise on quality, and at no additional cost! The concept was developed in association with legendary corporate strategy thinker, Dr C. K. Prahalad. All Ginger hotels in India have been indigenously designed and developed by IHCL.
RCL currently operates Ginger hotels in Agartala, Ahmedabad, Bangalore Whitefield, Bangalore – Inner Ring Road, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai IITM, Chennai Vadapalani, New Delhi – Vivek Vihar, New Delhi – IRCTC, Faridabad, Goa, Guwahati, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Katra, Manesar, Mangalore, Mumbai, Mysore, Nashik, Noida Sector 63, Noida Sector 63 (New), Pantnagar, Pondicherry, Pune-Pimpri, Pune-Wakad, Surat, Thane, Tirupur, Tirupati, Trivandrum, Vadodara, Vapi and Vizag.