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Putting on the Ritz in Pune

by Angelique Platas

Nov 30, 2019

Pune, India. Photo: Kush Sharma | Dreamstime.com

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An all-new luxury hotel opening makes its way to Pune, India, with The Ritz-Carlton, Pune. The new stay will be the brand’s second opening in India.

Setting a new standard for luxury in Pune, the hotel’s design will combine classic opulence and timeless style, as the brand is known for, but with added traditional and cultural motifs inspired by the location.

The hotel’s 198 guestrooms include 35 suites and one over-the-top Presidential Suite, covering 3,154 square feet of space, including two bedrooms, a walk-in closet, grand living room, dining room, private bar and in-suite treatment room.

Speaking of treatments, the wellness floor extends 25,000 square feet and offers a yoga deck, fitness studio and a spa, offering high-end, customizable services with a focus on local culture and holistic practices.

Expect incredible cuisine from foodie stops at Three Kitchens and Bar, Ukiyo, The Ritz-Carlton Tea Lounge and Alta Vida Bar & Grill, or enjoy golden hour with a cocktail at the rooftop lounge Aasmana and take in the sweeping views of the city.

There’s also ample space for private events and meetings, with incredible ballrooms and banquet facilities totaling 35,000 square feet.

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