Hospitality/Hotel Management Courses in India - KIMI Kohinoor

Mumbai Now Has India’s First Pod Hotel

Think of the time when travelling by first class in a long-distance train was a big deal. What was it like? A hyper-efficient, compressed space where most aspects of convenience were looked into - a hook to hang clothes and a thermos flask, a berth for sleep rather than sprawl, necessity rather than luxury, but most importantly, privacy. Had enough of that garrulous Aunty and Uncle with their endless chatter? Draw your curtains. So, as the first customer of Urbanpod, India's first pod hotel in Andheri East, where familiarity meets chic futurism, these memories flash through my mind. Room, which measures just about s...

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More functionality in Your Mobile App

Ask yourself this: what percentage of the time do you dial up details about your stay and confirmation numbers and all that stuff as you’re walking up to the counter to check in? I’ll answer the question for myself: 100% of the time. Phones are ubiquitous, and they’re a great way to simply pull up all the details you need, so why not have an app for your hotel that makes all that info easy to access (and, even better, make future bookings)? The way guests interact with hotels has changed dramatically in the last few years because of smartphones. Other hotels are jumping on hotel-branded customer mobile apps as a...

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Many students, even me of Kohinoor IMI School of Hospitality Management dream of being able to run their own restaurant one day. But what very few of us know is, that through the restaurant & food service management bachelor’s degree, students get the opportunity to work in a group to plan an entire day of service from scratch. This is what we did by running a live restaurant, the “Solitaire” of Hotel Kohinoor Continental. We had planned themed for our food festival as “India Meets the World”. We had successfully operated the restaurant for 10 days. During the initial planning stage, we divided ourselves in t...

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