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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. The hotels have been indigenously designed and developed by IHCL.

RCL currently operates Ginger hotels in Agartala, Ahmedabad, Bangalore Whitefield, Bangalore - Inner Ring Road, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, New Delhi - Vivek Vihar, Faridabad, Goa, Guwahati, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Manesar, Mangalore, Mumbai, Mysore, Nashik, Noida Sector 63, Pantnagar, Pondicherry, Pune-Pimpri, Pune-Wakad, Surat, Tirupur, Trivandrum, Vadodara, and New Dellhi-IRCTC.

Roots Corporation Corporate Office
Roots Corporation Limited, Ginger Corporate Office, Godrej & Boyce Complex, Gate no. 8, Plant no. 13 Office Building, Vikhroli (E), Mumbai 400079
Phone: +91-22-6777 3366
Fax: +91-22-6777 3377

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