The Oberoi Group was founded by Rai Bahadur Mohan Singh Oberoi in the year 1934.
The group began its operation by acquiring The Clarkes Hotels, which was acquired after Mr. Oberoi mortgaged his wife’s jewellery. Since its inception, the Oberoi group has grown to become one of the most known hospitality names in the country. The Oberoi group has completed over 75 years in its hospitality business and is now has its presence in many parts of the country.
The company has 100% equity in six ‘The Oberoi Hotels’ present in Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Ranthambhore and Udaipur. The company also has its associates and subsidiaries in many of the country’s major and minor cities. The international expansion of The Oberoi Group includes plans in Dubai, Greece, Oman, Abu Dhabi, Morocco and Mauritius. The contract signings have been completed for these locations and the work is already in progress.
The Oberoi group has been awarded five star deluxe rating, which is the highest available rating in India, provided by the Ministry of Tourism. The Oberoi group has strength of over 12,000 employees and each of them is trained well so as to cater the needs of its customers. The company also operates in Oberoi Flight Services and Oberoi Airport Services, which provides services and catering to leading international airlines, and also operates restaurants and lounges in many of Indian domestic and international airports.
The company emphasises on continued high-end, upscale accommodation and services, and also expansion of the current ‘The Oberoi and Trident Hotels’ to have its presence all over the world. With the vision of being the best in the business, the Oberoi group is indeed one of the major players in the Indian Hotel industry.