2020: ITC Hotels today announced the opening of Welcomhotel GST
Road in Chennai, the heart of Tamil Nadu’s industrial and automobile hub. This development
blends the familiar with the new- Fortune Select Grand is now Welcomhotel GST Road.
Inaugurating the property, Shri C H. Vidyasagar Rao, former Governor of Maharashtra &Tamil
Nadu said, “The tourism landscape has immense potential in India as a country, and Tamilnadu
and especially Chennai as the central industrial hub of the South, along with it’s legendary
historicity and culture. Tourism is one of the biggest contributor to the city’s revenue, and is
poised for a greater growth in 2020. I wish Welcomhotel GST Road, Chennai maximum
occupancy this year and all the coming years.”
Standing nine stories tall over a vast built-up area of more than 23,580 square meters, the hotel
has a striking façade that features glazed glass finishing, allowing an abundance of natural
daylight to enter all rooms. Tranquil surroundings, a warm and inviting lobby, exquisite
restaurants and 172 well-appointed rooms are some of the facilities that make this one of the
most sought-after destinations in Chennai.
Located 30 kilometres from the Kamaraj Domestic Airport & Chennai International Airport,
Welcomhotel, GST Road, Chennai is a 10-minute drive to Mahindra World City – an integrated
business zone housing top national and international establishments and corporate houses. It is
also close to Oragadam Industrial Area, Maraimalai Nagar and Ford Supplier Park, making it the
preferred destination for many business travellers visiting Chennai.
Speaking on the occasion of the opening, Mr. Anil Chadha, Chief Operating Officer, ITC Hotels, said,
“The south of India has emerged as a key market in India’s tourism landscape and Chennai is a key
gateway city of the southern region with good infrastructure and connectivity that favours Tamil Nadu’s
growing potential as a business & MICE destination . We believe that this Welcomhotel property on the
commercially vibrant GST Road, will attract discerning domestic and international business travellers.
ITC Hotels presents the elegant Welcomhotel GST Road, Chennai – a tribute to the rich presence of
industries, manufacturing and services that embody the dynamic spirit of the capital.
Discovering Comfort & Convenience at Chennai with enriching experiences at
Welcomhotel GST Road, Chennai
With its refreshed “Enriching Experiences” brand identity, the Welcomhotel Brand aims to
further elevate guests’ experience with emphasis on destination-inspired experiences.
The magnificent Welcomhotel GST Road brings you the warmth of ITC’s hospitality with a wide
range of guest facilities and efficient service. The hotel offers memorable stays with modern in-
room comforts, renowned dining outlets, a well- equipped gymnasium at the Wellness Centre,
swimming pool, spa & ayurvedic therapies.
Like all Welcomhotels, experience the signature 25 hour check-in/check-out at Welcomhotel
GST Road Chennai. We offer an additional hour of stay so you can create more moments to
create and cherish wonderful memories.
WelcomCafe Crossandra, an all-day dining restaurant offers sumptuous breakfast, lunch and
dinner buffets, apart from a delectable all-day dining menu, in a pleasant and cheerful
ambience, including an al fresco setting in the courtyard. The charm of any destination lies in its
local flavours and Welcomhotel brand’s signature thali offering – WelcomSthalika, brings you
the tastiest regional fare. A smorgasbord of dishes that offer a glimpse of most cherished local
delicacies is a thoughtful feature.
The Poolside Dining offers a panoramic view of the city skyline. Mood lighting and lounge
music create a uniquely romantic setting, making any dinner here an unforgettable experience.
The varied menu here includes continental fare and tandoori cuisine, prepared in distinctive
styles with modern renditions.
A serene and tranquil setting with open interactive kitchens and a live Teppanyaki counter adds
zest to your roof-top dining experience, while creating an oasis away from the hustle and bustle
of city life. The best of global cuisine – Indian, Pan-Asian and Western delights paired with
refreshing beverages – are the highlights of this beautiful venue.
Swizzle Bar & Lounge
The in-house concept bar is just the place to be for unwinding or a cheery celebration, offering
excellent selections of spirits, wines and beers along with sumptuous short eats.
Dough & Co., the lounge offers India’s finest collection of tea, coffee and eclectic concoctions
in a relaxed and comfortable space.
With a comprehensive inventory of 172 smart rooms, Welcomhotel GST Road Chennai offers a
1240 sq.ft Presidential suite with lovely views of the pool and lush landscapes.
Perfect for a MICE event or a wedding destination, Welcomhotel GST Road Chennai houses six
banquet spaces and 2230 sq mt of breath-taking lawns. The commitment to “atithi devo bhava”
with focus on guest orientation, the promise of incredible cuisine and service excellence,
steeped in Indianness makes Welcomhotel destinations ideal for celebrations.
The brand Welcomhotel currently has a portfolio of 16 hotels with over 1900 keys and 15 hotels
in the pipeline, adding over 1600 keys.
For today’s experience driven traveller, Welcomhotel is a window into the city’s local culture. From curated
experiences that enhance your leisure trip to those that maximize the efficiency of business stays, each
Welcomhotel is designed to create enriching experiences. ITC Hotels currently owns and manages 16 hotels under
the Welcomhotel brand including Welcomhotel Sheraton New Delhi, Welcomhotel Dwarka (New Delhi),
Welcomhotel Savoy (Mussoorie), Welcomhotel Jodhpur, Welcomhotel Khimsar, Welcomhotel Bella Vista
(Chandigarh), Welcomhotel Rama International (Aurangabad), Welcomhotel Vadodara, Welcomhotel Grand Bay
(Vizag), Welcomhotel Bengaluru, Welcomhotel Chennai, Welcomhotel Kences Palm Beach (Mammalapuram),
Welcomhotel Coimbatore, Welcomhotel Pine n Peak (Pahalgam) and Welcomhotel Amritsa