Introduction and Geography - Kolkata (earlier known as
"Calcutta") is capital of West Bengal and a metro city in East India.
Kolkata is mix of old and the new. While it still have a functional tram
service reminiscent of early 1950s, it also is now home to some big industry
names. City of Kolkata is spread out but mainly divided into the New
Business like City Centre and the old and the crowded Howrah city. Unless
anyone has a penchant for the old world, its advisable to stick to the City
Centre where most of the good hotels are situated.
- Accommodation, areas and its Character - Kolkata, as one would expect
has (purely from corporate groups perspective) 2-star to 5-star deluxe
category hotels. All accommodations within Kolkata city limits fall into
business hotel category and therefore suited for conferences, meets,
launches, and Indoors only training programmes. .
Scenario: Spurt in business and leisure tourism in India during Year
2004-2007 period saw Kolkata experience a shortage of quality hotel
accommodation and room tariffs have gone up. Planning a stay in advance is
Kolkata has a good connectivity with East India (Bagdogra, Guwahati, Jorhat,
Imphal, Lilabari, Dibrugarh) and all major cities in
India. Howrah Station is connected to most parts of India by Train.
Please email on firstname.lastname@example.org
with your requirement and we will reply ASAP. Depending on location of the
guests coming for the meet, we will be able to suggest best set of options
based on category of meet (Senior Management meet, Training Programme,
Conference, Leisure getaway etc.), budget, limiting criterion (Availability,
guest preference etc.).