Continuing with its rapid extension drive, OYO Rooms has announced its expansion plans for Kolkata and Pune. OYO Rooms stated its year end goal for both the cities, the branded budget hotel chain aims to expand its’ network in Kolkata to 1,500 and 2,500 rooms in Pune respectively.
OYO Rooms started its operations in Kolkata this April and already offers over 200 rooms in 17 hotels. Similarly in Pune OYO Rooms started functioning in March and currently has 500 rooms in its inventory. OYO has partnered with properties spread across the metropolitan cities at major business and tourist-friendly locations.
Kavikrut, head of expansion, OYO Rooms said, “Kolkata and Pune are important markets for us. We anticipate a huge demand for high-quality accommodation among travellers to both the cities as they are business and education hubs. Expansion in the cities is a significant milestone for us as we strive to create a niche in the branded hotel segment offering convenience through technology, exactly what the tech-savvy travellers today understand and expect.”
OYO Rooms uses technology to deliver a superior and standardised customer experience across all its properties. The ‘OYO Rooms’ mobile app is a hit amongst OYO Rooms customers and has been downloaded more than 3, 00,000 times. The app takes away the need to pre-book a hotel by making bookings fast and easy to book a room.