Sofitel Mumbai BKC launches with a grand affair
September 1, 2012: The recently opened Sofitel Mumbai BKC organized a grand launch inspired by the "Diamonds and Stars" of Mumbai. The event was graced by Yann Caillere, President and COO, Accor, Jayesh Shah, Chairman, Shree Naman Group and Bernd Schneider, Area General Manager, Sofitel India and General Manager, Sofitel Mumbai BKC.
This star studded event saw the presence of Bollywood celebrities, Indian television luminaries and fashion biggies. The evening was set into motion by choreographer Terence Lewis and his troop and the dance floor was set ablaze by celebrity DJ Meghna Kawale.
The French culture, design and gastronomy of Sofitel Mumbai BKC blends artistically with rich Indian tradition in a neo-art nouveau style. The hotel design embraces modern and elegant interiors creating a French contemporary feel with a blend of Indian colours, shapes and patterns. All 302 rooms including 31 suites, feature a pillow menu, sustainable practices, custom-designed furnishings, L’Occitane en Provence and Hermès room amenities which enhance the luxurious design.
The Club Millésime offers an executive lounge and bar with indoor and terrace seating. Inspired by the French ‘Art de Recevoir’, this exclusive club features express check-in, evening canapés, an exclusive selection of wines, butler services and many other special benefits.
The hotel offers six distinctive restaurants and bars. The Pondichéry Café for all-day dining evokes an Indo-French blend of tastes and textures providing an authentic market feel, interactive boutique dining, serving buffet and à-la-carte selections. Artisan – Épicerie, Pâtisserie, Chocolaterie is a treasure trove of house-crafted chocolates, charcuterie and the finest cheeses from the old and new-world. Le Bar Diamantaire, a Lobby Lounge, is homage to the “Diamantaires” of India. This lobby bar, with its stunning design and wine tower, provides the perfect venue for a meeting of minds, friends and deal-makers.