With your well being at the center of our focus, our chefs have put together a stunning book, which contains recipes that combine Astrology and Ayurveda to give you the best of both worlds. Diwali is a vibrant time filled with abundant love and celebration, and this year, let's celebrate good health! This festive occasion, we bring you recipes that honour age-old traditions and use natural and healthy ingredients. This first-of-its-kind book features distinct recipes catering to each individual's perception of taste affected by other planets' gravity.
Each recipe in this book is created to help prop up your immunity with easy-to-recreate meals based on the unique affinities of each zodiac sign, with a specific focus on various organs to offer you the best.
We believe one can truly discover one's true potential and we hope, through this book, you find yours. Wishing you a safe and happy Diwali!
As we bid adieu, we will no longer be taking reservations for rooms, banquets and restaurants until we return. As a connoisseur of all things premiere, we’re taking a hiatus before you bring you a more refined, upgraded and futuristic experience that exudes absolute luxury, adapting seamlessly to the new normal.
Every dining experience we have created for you in our signature restaurants - The Great Kabab Factory, Blu Hickey Bistro, Salt.Co.531 and Salt Lick by Gallop have been nothing short of a gastronomical delight. The signature spa therapies at our award-winning spa at the gentle hands of our spa experts pamper your mind, body and soul.
Committed to our promise of always offering more, we will be as always, excited to welcome you back to a contemporary, avant-garde experience with the unmatched GRT hospitality when we return.
Adapting to the new normal efficiently and diligently, we tailored COVID-19 safety protocols that are redefining industry standards. We made your safety our number one priority and this EXCELLENT rating is a reflection of the same. Experience the unparalleled hospitality of GRT Hotels and Resorts you have always loved, now with the luxury of absolute safety to ensure you're protected every step of the way.
You can take a detailed look at all the meticulous measures we have adopted to ensure your time with us is absolutely safe for you in a completely hygienic environment. Click here to look at our ICare Manual or watch our ICare Video where we walk you through all the exceptional safety protocols we have in place
We invite you to experience the unparalleled GRT hospitality you’ve come to love, now with your safety as our number one priority. Contactless check-in and check-out, frequent sanitisation of your rooms and all common access spaces, and very stringent hygiene and safety protocols while preparing and delivering food are just some of the safety measures we have in place.
Watch our I Care video or check out our I Care manual where you can take a detailed look at all the safety measures we have in place to ensure your safety.
Don’t spend another minute worrying and set aside your lockdown blues with an exquisite experience that’s safer than ever before. We have fabulous Staycation and Daycation packages we’ve specially curated just for you. Keep checking your emails for more exciting updates and make sure you don’t miss out on them! So, let's get back to making memories together once again here at GRT Hotels and Resorts.
With delectable meals and an exciting menu taking the best out of everyone's favorite restaurants like J. Hind, Bazaar, The Great Kabab Factory, and The Wharf 2.0, GRT Cloud Kitchens is all about enabling everyone digital access to the flavors of the world. Relish the taste of India with some mouthwatering biryani, or simply indulge and experience exquisite Continental flavors, GRT Cloud Kitchens has it all covered.
GAlso keeping in mind everyone's safety during the current situation, GRT Cloud Kitchens is completely sanitized, having implemented well-researched and accepted measures to ensure the food is 100% safe and is also ensuring food is delivered with the utmost care following all precautions. Watch the I Care video or check out the I Care manual to take a look at all the safety measures put in place.
GRT Hotels and Resorts has always ensured that guests feel at home, with warm hospitality coupled with the best services, and has always treated every guest as family. To receive this recognition and to go from being a 4-star hotel to an exemplary 5-star hotel is an honor, largely owing to the unparalleled support of all its staff, patrons, well-wishers and stakeholders, and of course, its guests.
Grand Chennai by GRT Hotels and Resorts is immensely happy and eager to welcome everyone back to enjoy unmatched comfort of exceptional hospitality, and to be treated like royalty.
Your health is our priority, and we’re making sure all our staff are trained to follow all safety protocols.
We can’t wait to have you back, to enjoy the GRT hospitality you love, now in a much safer environment. Let us together welcome life back in full colors.
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1. Temperature check at the entrance will be carried out for all guests compulsorily.
2. Masks and hand sanitizers can be collected from the Sanitization Desk that have been specially opened at GRT Hotels and Resorts.
3. Every surface in and around the hotels will be cleaned every hour, and the staff have been instructed to wear masks and gloves.
4. Guest rooms are disinfected and sanitized, and specially created immunity booster kits are placed in every room for the guests’ health and safety.
5. Restaurants and bars have been rearranged to adhere to social distancing guidelines, and staff have been trained to follow the norms.
6. Fitness Centers will be opened in only select locations, and all equipment handles and seat covers will be disinfected after use periodically.
7. Elevators will be sanitized regularly, and to ensure social distancing, all elevators will have special markings to act as guide to help guests stand inside.
The contribution will help the Government provide hospitals with extra facilities like beds and ventilators, and to also help the doctors and nurses get equipment to be able to deal with patients without putting their lives at risk. Apart from this, the money would also go to providing food to help the daily wage workers, construction workers as well as farmers who have their lives affected by the situation.
The staff of Radisson Blu GRT, Chennai along with animal volunteers came together and distributed 100 portions of chicken and rice to the strays in various parts of the city. Their efforts attracted support from other hotels, and soon there was a team, all ready to help the strays.
With support from hotels like Green Park Hotel and Residency Towers, the combined effort enabled the feeding of over 600 dogs in and around the various streets of Chennai.
Some of GRT Hotel’s employees didn’t get the opportunity to return to their hometowns across the country before the commencement of the lockdown. Keeping their welfare in mind, during these difficult times, they were offered the option to stay within the premises.
All GRT Hotels are currently closed for business, but the banquet halls and rooms in all the properties have been opened for their employees. They’re also providing them good, healthy food and keeping morale high.
If guests are God, employees are angels is the philosophy they stand by. The staff are an integral part of the business and they continue to extend their support to them in a time of crisis like this. All the employees are in good health and they continue to ensure that by urging them to stay indoors and safe.
Grand Chennai by GRT Hotels has offered to provide all of them with wholesome food (480 gram box plus a bottle of water)— chicken biryani, jeera pulao and egg roast in this time of need. Though all GRT Hotels are currently closed for business, they’re freshly preparing food within the premises for the ones who really require it.
What started as an initiative with 600 food packets per day on March 27, has now grown to over 2300 meals per day. All essential cleanliness protocols have been put in place to make sure that the food preparation process and the ingredients are extremely clean, hygienic, and safe.
GRT Hotels believe that we all need to support and take care of each other to get through this pandemic in good health and ensure that all of us are protected. This is one of the several initiatives by GRT Hotels in the fight against this pandemic.
Here are some of the measures taken:
Screening of guests: Guests are screened for abnormal body temperatures with a non-invasive laser thermometer.
Hand sanitizers throughout: Hand sanitizers have been placed at every part of the hotel, from the reception to the restaurants, the meeting rooms and even the restrooms.
asks and gloves for all housekeeping staffs: They’ve been instructed to wear masks and gloves especially during turndown service.
Disinfected washrooms: All washrooms are being frequently washed and cleaned using highly effective disinfectants.
Staff cleanliness: All the staff have been instructed to maintain cleanliness and wash their hands regularly.
Regency Sameera Vellore supplied 500 packets of food, breakfast and dinner for the 250 stranded people and police officials all gathered at the Collector’s Office.
Similarly, Regency Madurai, while closed for visitors was also doing their part to help out the people in need by providing 300 meals, both lunch and dinner to the police officials at the Police Commissioner’s Office.
Regency Tirunelveli also contributed by providing lunch meals for 500 people at the Collector’s Office.
Inspired by the kitchens of the yesteryears, these recipes will bring back the forgotten era where flavor and health trumped all. From a delicious “Kavuni Arisi Halwa” to a delectable “Eral Puttu”, these fine and simple recipes are sure to be a win at home. Give your palette the classical flavors of the bygone days.
Scan the QR code to download the recipe book to get your art on a plate and connect with your roots.
In a list that included swoon-worthy hotels and resorts, the top cruise lines for couples, inexpensive, innovative ideas and off-the-beaten-track destinations - the Awards identified the most romantic, luxe hot spots in the world with the help of a jury that brought profound insight in the areas of tourism and hospitality.
The WeddingSutra Honeymoon Awards was conceived with the aim to acquaint couples with the most remarkable destinations for their romantic escape. With the help of a discerning and well-travelled jury, we proudly present the most coveted names in the romantic travel segment for 2018. We hope the standard they have set will only inspire many more to contest them in the following year,” said Parthip Thyagarajan, Co-founder and CEO WeddingSutra.com.
As the most trusted media platform catering to the wedding niche, with a 2 million strong social media following, WeddingSutra recognized the best travel offerings targeted at couples. The announcement of the Awards was met with an overwhelming response from hotels, resorts, tourism boards and cruise lines all over the globe.
The hotel has a roof-top open air pool with an amazing view of the city. The Fitness Studio is fully equipped and accessible to our guests 24 X 7. The property also houses two meeting rooms and a boardroom that can be used for social gatherings or corporate events. Bodhi Spa offers wholesome treatments and therapies that replenish the mind and rejuvenate the soul. Slow food co. 2 is the first of its kind restaurant in Bengaluru that practises the art of slow cooking.
plush rooms, a one of its kind restaurant, an elegant ambience, a rooftop pool and an award-winning spa – RBCC has it all. The hotel is located on Gangadhar Chetty Rd, Ulsoor.
64 modern, themed, and aesthetically designed rooms make this property one of the best of its kind in Tirunelveli. All rooms are furnished with contemporary amenities and a fully-equipped gym is available to guests.
Naadody - an elegant cycle themed multi-cuisine restaurant, and Bulls & Bells - an informal bar, are the two restaurants on the property. Patrons can savour in-room dining round the clock. The hotel also houses a banquet space that can accommodate up to 50 people ideal for corporate events and social gatherings.
The revamped menu at Wharf 2.0 caters to a delectable range of dishes. Some of the delicacies on the menu include Plank-grilled bourbon and honey salmon with seasonal vegetables, mushroom and smoked mozzarella empanadas, slow roasted duck breast with honey and herb jus, Afghani angare jhinga, and gulab jamun cheesecake with green tea moss and wild berry. Guests can pick their own pasta combinations, or meat and sauce combinations, with pairing wines to go with them all. A range of tikkas, roasts and fried sides are available and can be ordered by the sticks or dozens.
In the annual calendar launch called the “Soul Food Chronicles” conducted by GRT, a number of guests joined in for an afternoon filled with luscious food and oodles of fun. The event was a “White Brunch” that had people dressed up in white, sticking to the dress code. The signature chefs at GRT cooked up a menu, featuring “prasadam” from 12 different temples across the country, that embodied the spirit of the place it comes from. “We’re excited to share the Soul Food Chronicles, showcasing recipes rich in culture to our guests,” said Vikram Cotah
The World Luxury Hotel Awards serves as a platform to set standards for hotels across the globe and provide recognition to hotels that meet these standards. The World Luxury Hotel Awards is the pinnacle of achievements any hotel could aim for, an Oscar for hotels if we may. The winners are voted annually by the public across 99 different categories which include the brand, location of the place, quality of service, reviews etc. and the votes are collected through various platforms.
Elango Rajendran, General Manager at Radisson Blu Resort Temple Bay said “Our resort is right on the beach, a stone’s throw from the UNESCO World Heritage sites of Mamallapuram. Our endeavour is to offer experiences that complement the serenity and beauty of the sprawling property, so guests have the most incredible and memorable getaways. We’re elated at this coveted recognition.”
“This award is a testament to our fantastic teams who work round the clock to ensure world-class service and guest satisfaction. We are among the most stunning beach resorts, and therefore are a sought-after wedding destination as well,” said Vikram Cotah – COO, GRT Hotels & Resorts.
We are deeply honoured to have been recognised for the services we strive hard to make sure are nothing less than perfect, and couldn’t feel more grateful for all the love and support.
Mr Elango Rajendran, General Manager, Radisson Blu Temple Bay Mamallapuram said, “World Luxury Hotel Awards is the pinnacle of recognition of accomplishment by a Hotel/Resort in the luxury hospitality industry. This recognition is given for earning the respect of Guests and Industry Players. The uniqueness is that the Award is the hotel / Resort is nominated by a panel of industry experts and finally, voting is done by the public who have experienced the hotel/resort. Winning a World Luxury Hotel Award, will not only inspire the confidence of guests, the respect of industry players and retain a loyal clientele in these highly competitive times, but will also stimulate continuous growth and development of the hotel/resort. We won the recognition from over 2000 nominees under various categories from all over the world.”
It is a real honour for to have been recognised for the conscious facilities and nothing-less-than-perfect experiences we spare no effort to provide our guests with. We express utmost gratitude for all the love and support.
Abandoning every boring business conference norm there is, 'EXP meetings' are designed to stimulate your creative and analytical juices for increased efficiency and productivity.A wide range of painstakingly designed components are employed in 'EXP Meetings'. The Breakout Room,designed to elevate efficiency and spark creativity is complemented by warm_up boxing sessions and indoor games. The Brain Food Menu, conceived by our worldwide network of chefs and nutritionists,keeps you motivated and stimulated throughout the meeting. When you decide to take a breather, the re-energizing spa employs express reflexology techniques to stimulate your mind and charge you up for the rest of the day. Also on offer are attractive rates for internet access with Wi-Fi routers installed in every Breakout Room to ensure your connectivity needs are never compromised. With all these innovative features in play,'EXP Meetings' are truly the obvious choice to make when you want to get the job done and done well. So head over to Radisson Blu Hotel GRT, and experience new-age business conferencing with your very own 'EXP Meetings'.