Since its inception, IHCL has welcomed guests with world-class refinement and warmth, while remaining deeply rooted in local heritage and strong global values. With strategic reimagination and enhancement of its portfolio, IHCL has successfully built an unrivalled reputation that spans the globe. At the core of its success is a deep intuitive service and genuine warmth for its guests. This strong foundation, rooted in Indian hospitality and expressed through myriad authentic gestures, has uniquely established IHCL as one of the leaders in the global hospitality landscape.

About Us

IHCL and its subsidiaries bring together a group of brands and businesses that offer a fusion of warm Indian hospitality and world-class service. These include Taj – the iconic brand for the most discerning travellers. Taj is ranked at No. 1 position on Brand Finance's coveted 'India 100 2023' report, marking it the third time the brand has achieved this distinction; SeleQtions, a named collection of handpicked, storied hotels; Vivanta, a chain of contemporary upscale hotels that celebrate joie de vivre; Ginger, a brand that is revolutionizing the lean-luxe segment, and amã Stays & Trails, a charming portfolio of private bungalows and villas set in picturesque locales.


Incorporated in 1899 by the founder of the Tata Group Mr. Jamsetji Tata, IHCL opened its first hotel, The Taj Mahal Palace, Bombay (now Mumbai) – in 1903. Dubbed as the best hotel East of Suez, this hotel transformed the face of Bombay and introduced authentic Indian hospitality to the world while bringing global luxuries to the country. The founder, Jamsetji Tata’s efforts were always to show India what lies beyond the seas, making India’s dreams his own. His vision of being the best of the best continues to drive us even today, as we prepare ourselves for the bright prospects and disruptive challenges of tomorrow