Meet India's Best Incentive Hotel (Metro) - Taj Falaknuma Palace; ExV Awards 2015
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Industry Watch | December 31, 2015 | Feature
Taj Falaknuma Palace Experiential Venues Awards Taj Group
The Experiential Venues Awards (ExV Awards) is an initiative of EVENTFAQS Media, supported by Event & Entertainment Management Association (EEMA). The awards process was independently validated by KPMG in India.
14 hotels and 3 hospitality groups were awarded across the 17 categories of the inaugural edition of ExV Awards, which concluded on Oct 15, 2015 at The Trident, Bandra Kurla, Mumbai. Meetings & Exhibitions Hong Kong (A Division of Hong Kong Tourism Board) was the title sponsor for the event. \
Under the category, Best Incentive HotelMetro, Taj Falaknuma Palace, stood as the winner.
2000 feet above Hyderabad, Taj Falaknuma Palace's 60 beautifully refurbished and lovingly restored rooms allow you to journey into the clouds and into the glided ages, where grandeur and excess is celebrated and savoured in equal measure. Those who have reveled in its opulence have reveled in its large Venetian chandeliers, rare furniture, grand marble staircases, gurgling fountains, priceless statues, objects d'art, stained-glass windows, unique sketches, murals encased in ornate frames, a world-class collection of crystal as well as the Mughal, Rajasthani, and Japanese gardens personally conceived by the Nizam. The former residence of the Nizam of Hyderabad, Falaknuma Palace has been rightfully leased by the Royal Family of Hyderabad to the Taj Group of Hotels Resorts and Palaces with Royal Family members having personally supervised part of the Palace's refurbishment. Guest can now experience the famed Nizam's hospitality which was once the sole preserve of royalty.
“We are delighted to receive the Experiential Venue Award 2015 the Taj Falaknuma Palace which is renowned for its Nizam’s legendary hospitality. The palatial hotel has countless value added offerings with beautifully refurbished rooms, inspired dining destinations and bespoke experiences that offer guests a glimpse into imperial lifestyles encapsulating a slice of history, legend & romance that was once the sole preserve of visiting royalty.”
Girish Sehgal, General Manager, Taj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad.
The former residence of the Nizam of Hyderabad, Falaknuma Palace has been rightfully leased by the Royal Family of Hyderabad to the Taj Group of Hotels Resorts and Palaces.