The quintessential summer dish of Odisha "Pakhala" is served in all its glory at Kanika in MAYFAIR Lagoon. This was covered in an article recently in Indian Express which explores various places to try the dish in the capital city of Bhubaneswar.
MAYFAIR Hotels & Resorts bagged "NHRD Zenith Winner Award" for "Best HR Practices (Retention)" held on 29th Jan'2016 at Bhubaneswar.
The National HRD Network is the National Apex Body of professionals committed to promoting the HRD movement in the country and enhancing the capability of human resource professionals to compete globally and thereby creating value for society. NHRD is also committed to the development of human resources through education, training, research and experience sharing. Established over 28 years ago NHRD is autonomous, not -for -profit professionally managed organization, playing a catalyst role in grooming leaders for tomorrow. It has 12500 members representing multi nationals, public and private organizations including government, MSME and NGOs spread across 30 chapters in India and serves as a reference point for HR professionals in Indian industry.
The festive season has indeed begun at the Mayfair Lagoon for the month of December with the start of the Oriental Food Festival at Lemon Grass – the signature restaurant at the hotel. The festival starring some great traditional dishes such as the Som Tam salad, Tom yum soup and Phad Thai noodles as well as newer delicacies such as the LarbKhai – a minced chicken salad, Charcoal grilled prawns with oriental herbs, Vietnamese grilled chicken and Martabak – a grilled chicken pancake. For the vegetarians, there is plenty on offer as well including the Vietnamese summer rolls, braised shitake with pakchoi and the TahuLaad – a crispy tofu with vegetables in a special sauce that seems to be a crowd favorite.
The Resort Manager, Mr. Dilip Chhabra said that was a great way to start the festivities in the city and give the crowd a sampler of things planned for new years at the Mayfair Lagoon. “We are indeed happy to have Chef Suphot here with us to share his knowledge and closely guarded recipes in this cultural exchange. He brings with him stories on the origins of the dishes and spoke to our Chefs about the importance and roles of various new ingredients that we are introducing into our recipes with the aim of giving our patrons something new to savor.” Chef Suphot said that this was his first visit to Bhubaneswar and has always admired the Mayfair hotels chain which has consistently been working on the oriental food served across the group of hotels.
As if all this was not enough temptation to drop in for a meal at the food festival which is on till the 13th of December, Uber – the App based taxi service has also come on board to provide a free ride to new users coming to the Mayfair Lagoon for the food festival. All users will need to do is punch in the promo .code “MAYFAIRHOTELS” and avail a ride worth Rs. 300/-. Tables are recommended to be booked in advance and can be done by calling Sriraj on +91 - 9238413032
It is our privilege to inform you that the Federation of Hotel and Restaurant association of India in partnership with Odisha tourism is going to organize its golden jubilee celebration in Bhubaneswar from 25th to 27th September.It is great delight and pride for us that Mayfair has been chosen as the venue for this high profile event.
The convention provides an opportunity to various stakeholders in the hospitality industry to brainstorm and share thoughts and ideas for promotion of the hospitality industry and put up a united front for safeguarding interests of the industry. This year’s golden jubilee celebrations in Odisha is poised to amplify Odisha’s visibility in the global tourism map as strategic thrust will be given to showcase tourism treasures of Odisha to the delegates and media . As tourism and hospitality industry are organically interlinked and their development closely intertwined, development of the later will definitely boost the tourism sector in the state.
Mayfair hotels and resorts, the widely recognized hospitality brand in India and which has won many a laurels for its outstanding service and customer approval. Two of its prime properties in Odisha the Mayfair lagoon and the Mayfair convention have been the favorite choice of savvy tourists and corporate houses.
Set against lush greenery and crystal waterbodies, Mayfair lagoon is a connoisseur’s delight. With a exquisite range of villas, cottages and suites ensconced in a natural setting, Mayfair bewitches a customer with sense cuddling experiences. The sprawling banquet area with a regal trapping provides a perfect backdrop for lavish dinners.
Mayfair convention with its state of the art infra and hi tech communication and audio visual systems has been the favorite choice to host business conferences not only of corporates, but also of government departments. With two spacious conference halls with a capacity to house 2000 delegates, it is an ideal choice for high end business meetings. Its boardrooms and breakaway rooms afford functional spaces for focus group discussions on technical matters.
Being a proactive advocate of the development of thehospitality sector in the state, Mayfair Hotels and resorts is glad to host the event and seeks cooperation and goodwill of the media to make it a hugely visible and successful event ultimately igniting interest of people in the tourism sites and hospitality properties in the state.
Experience the magic of nature and its resplendent In the recently held Pevonia AsiaSpa Awards 2009, Pooja Ray, Director of Mayfair Group of Hotels received the coveted award on behalf of the group. The glittering star studded event was hosted at the Maurya Sheraton Hotel here and was attended by celebrities including Sushmita Sen, Arjun Rampal, Rahul Dev and Chitrangada Singh as well as pioneers of the hotel and tourism industry from India and abroad. The awards process was overseen by Grant Thornton. While dedicating the award to the entire Mayfair family, Ms.Ray said that the award stands testament to their Herculean efforts in making the dream of coming up with the first 5 star hotel property in the state of Sikkim, a reality. The first five-star deluxe hotel in the Northeast is the latest addition to the Mayfair Hotels & Resort’s list of treasures. The Spa Resort aspires to offer individual guests an experience of being surrounded by nature, blending it with lavish luxury in the abode of the Gods. The resort, built on the theme of monastery, has a unique blend of Sikkimese architecture and modern amenities.
The famous author & writer Shelley Seale has posted about MAYFAIR Darjeeling as part of the India Guide.
Experience the magic of nature and its resplendent MAYFAIR Spa Resort, Gangtok has been conferred with the “Award of Excellence”, for being the best hotel for Service & Ambience for the year 2009-10 ,on the occasion of World Tourism Day 27th September, 2010.
Experience the magic of nature and its resplendent
Recently developed domestic terminal of Biju Patnaik Airport Bhubaneswar is world-class as it is developed keeping in mind tourists worldwide to serve them in the best way. Now, MAYFAIR Hotels & Resorts Ltd – an award-winning name in the hospitality industry that serves the royal accommodation and lifestyle, has opened a top-notch guest lounge at this new terminal at airport to welcome our esteemed guests. The inauguration ceremony takes place on the very special day of Rath Yatra (Puri Rath Yatra 2013).
World-class infrastructure, comfy sitting options, centralized air-conditioning, etc are names a few of some specialities of the amazing lounge that will make an ambiance for relaxation before/after your air travel. Spread in an area of 40 square meters with the sitting capacity of 16 pax, MAYFAIR Lounge at domestic terminal is well equipped with modern amenities, small wash room and pantry.
It is specially opened for esteemed guests who occupy higher category rooms that include Suites and above. Moreover, the lounge is also opened 24X7 for guests who are staying in executives rooms (as per the recommendation of resort managers). Our guests are entitled to use this beautiful and well-equipped lounge with our compliment that is issued during their stay with us in MAYFAIR Puri, MAYFAIR Palm Beach Resort Gopalpur, MAYFAIR Lagoon and MAYFAIR Convention Bhubaneswar.
To elaborately describe the new MAYFAIR Lounge at new domestic terminal at Biju Patnaik Airport, one of the senior managers of MAYFAIR remarks, “Our main motive is to make your Odisha tour memorable and royal. The new lounge at airport will be for your assistance and to welcome you on your arrival along with helping you during your departure. Our Airport Representative will be available at this lounge for your assistance at airport.” You will be assisting in check in, baggage handling, flight information and similar other information as request.
Tea/Coffee and cookies are served with compliment to guests who carry the complimentary vouchers. In addition, other snacks and food products are also in the lounge menu that you can purchase.