MUMBAI – Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), South Asia’s largest hospitality company, is expanding the presence of its amã Stays & Trails portfolio to new destinations across India. Post the recent opening of a new bungalow at Madh Island followed by one in Lonavala, the brand will soon launch new bungalows in picturesque locations across Trivandrum, Kodaikanal, Goa, Coonoor and Uttarakhand.


“amã Stays & Trails is India’s first branded homestay product. The premium homestay market in India is witnessing a steady growth as travelers are looking for more exclusive, unique, and immersive experiences. amã Stays & Trails gives families and groups of friends an opportunity to bond together in these beautiful private bungalows and villas in off-beat locations,” said Mr. Prabhat Verma, Executive Vice President – Operations.

Be it the mist laden hills of Kodaikanal; the abundant beauty of the Nilgiris in Kotagiri; a peek into Goa’s lesser discovered secrets like Betul and Saipem; a tryst with the snow-clad peaks of the Himalayas at Ramgarh; or a journey through Trivandrum’s architectural history in a bungalow dating back to 1911; the upcoming amã Stays & Trails bungalows will bring alive each location with unique experiences.

The brand has a portfolio of 24 bungalows and villas with eight under development.

About The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL)

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) and its subsidiaries bring together a group of brands and businesses that offer a fusion of warm Indian hospitality and world-class service. These include Taj– the hallmark of iconic hospitality and India’s Strongest Brand as per Brand Finance India 100 2020 report, SeleQtions, a named collection of hotels, Vivanta, sophisticated upscale hotels and Ginger, which is revolutionising the lean luxe segment.

Incorporated by the founder of the Tata Group, Jamsetji Tata, the Company opened its first hotel – The Taj Mahal Palace, in Bombay in 1903. IHCL has a portfolio of 205 hotels including 44 under development globally across 4 continents, 12 countries and in over 100 locations. The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) is South Asia’s largest hospitality company by market capitalization. It is primarily listed on the BSE and NSE.