Bangalore, India (February 20, 2013) — RCI, the global leader in the vacation exchange industry, has announced an affiliation with Hotel Shevaroys in Yercaud, nestled amidst several acres of lush green coffee plantations on the Servaroyan Hills of Tamil Nadu.
“We are honored to be a part of the exclusive portfolio of RCI affiliated resorts, and we welcome the benefits that this affiliation will bring to our owners who will now have access to the most desirable vacation destinations around the world,” said R. Devadass, chairman and managing director, Hotel Shevaroys. “We also look forward to welcoming RCI’s members as guests at our property.”
With the objective of meeting the demands of the modern traveler while providing a relaxing hill resort experience with its uniquely designed and well-appointed cottages, Hotel Shevaroys was the first to start the trend of offering villa style accommodation in Yercaud. Most of its villas come with an attached car park, and a sit-out and private lawn, offering families much desired privacy. A unique feature of these accommodations is that the bedrooms open into a courtyard with a view of the resplendent coffee plantation. The separate living room comprises a pull-out sofa and a dining area.
With the intention of serving every palate, Hotel Shevaroys offers four food and beverage options, which include: The Red Dragon, a Chinese restaurant; The Silver Oak, featuring multiple cuisines; Malar, which serves pure vegetarian fare; and Bear’s Cave, a well appointed bar. The hotel also boasts an on-site supermarket and a bakery, well known for its assortment of fresh specialty breads. Other amenities include a business center with internet facilities, a travel desk, indoor and outdoor recreation areas and a newly launched spa and salon.
“RCI is pleased to welcome Hotel Shevaroys, Yercaud, into its portfolio of affiliated resorts in India,” said Radhika Shastry, managing director, RCI India. “Given the growing popularity of Yercaud, this beautifully located property is testimony to our commitment to widen the choice of vacation options we offer our members.”
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