Grand Mercure Agra Fatehabad Road, in the historic city of Agra, opens its doors

AGRA, 29th September 2023 – Accor, a world-leading hospitality group, is pleased to announce the grand inauguration of Grand Mercure Agra—a sophisticated property comprising 168 meticulously designed rooms. Nestled in the heart of Agra, this unique gem offers an unrivalled vista of the Taj Mahal. Grand Mercure Agra stands as a testament to uncompromising excellence in hospitality, promising an unparalleled experience in one of the world’s most iconic destinations.

Strategically located on Fatehabad Road, Grand Mercure Agra lies within a brief, awe-inspiring drive from the Taj Mahal, enveloping guests in the rich tapestry of Agra’s cultural heritage. The hotel showcases a trio of exceptional dining venues: Lattice, an all-day dining establishment that tempts with a lavish buffet and à la carte culinary delights; Bello-Italiano, a haven for aficionados of authentic Italian cuisine; and Sky Grill, a rooftop sanctuary that grants an ethereal perspective of the Taj Mahal—an enchanting backdrop for indelible dining memories. Additionally, a Brew Café awaits to gratify discerning coffee connoisseurs.

For a variety of events and gatherings, the hotel boasts an array of banquet spaces, headlined by the Grand Crystal Ballroom, capable of accommodating up to 500 esteemed guests, complemented by two fully equipped meeting rooms. Guests can rejuvenate in the rooftop swimming pool, set against the Taj Mahal’s mesmerizing backdrop, pursue their wellness goals at the state-of-the-art fitness center, and partake in profound rejuvenation at Nirvana Spa. Grand Mercure Agra embodies the pinnacle of sophistication and hospitality, promising an unforgettable sojourn.

Mr. Puneet Dhawan, Senior Vice President of Accor India and South Asia, said, “Agra stands as a city steeped in profound historical significance, and it is with great pride that we unveil the Grand Mercure establishment within its borders. This momentous occasion reaffirms Accor’s unwavering dedication to providing unparalleled hospitality experiences while fortifying our foothold in the vibrant landscape of India.”

Mr. Vivek Mahajan, General Manager of Grand Mercure Agra, added, “Our hotel is more than just a destination; it’s a testament to exceptional service, and a gateway to discover the beauty of Agra. Every guest who walks through our doors will experience the essence of Agra’s rich history and vibrant culture, reimagined through the lens of unparalleled comfort and unmatched service. Grand Mercure Agra is a reflection of Accor’s dedication to providing contemporary travellers with premium comforts and cultural reconnections. It invites guests to experience the uniqueness of the local culture, from iconic dishes to cherished rituals.”