New Delhi (India), 4 January 2010.

Golden Tulip Hospitality Group is proud to announce the latest addition to its Indian hotel portfolio: the Tulip Inn Lucknow. Golden Tulip Hospitality Group and Avadh Projects (Pvt.) Ltd. will strengthen their cooperation by signing the management franchise agreement.

Ideally located in the heart of the commercial centre and business district, the Tulip Inn Lucknow is located only a few minutes from the Vidhan Sabha and the railway station. The hotel offers 3 star accommodation with 50 well appointed, spacious design rooms in superior, deluxe & suite categories. All rooms have a 32" LCD television, a tea & coffee maker, a mini bar, an electronic safe and an iron & ironing board. All bathrooms are equipped with shower and deluxe toilet amenities.

The food & beverage facilities include: "Lucknow 6", an all day dining restaurant serving traditional Avadi & Mughlai cuisine, and "Just Baked", the warm, relaxing lounge serving light bites, oven baked patisseries and savories along with soothing blends of tea & coffee. For conferences & weddings the hotel offers the Imperial Ball room and Imperial garden, seating 200-500 guest or up to a 1000 guest in reception style.

Vimal J Singh, Managing Director, Golden Tulip Hotels India (Pvt.) Ltd.: “I am pleased that our second hotel in India opens in Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh, the largest state in India, keeping in mind our strategy to implement international standard hotels in all state capitals in India”.

Rajesh Ladhanee, Director, Avadh Projects (Pvt.) Ltd, adds: “The opening of the Tulip Inn Lucknow is the start of keeping our commitment to open international class malls and hotels in Uttar Pradesh”.