Neighbourhood Lifestyle Desk/Avi Arya: The Oberoi in New Delhi reopens on 1st January, 2018 after a 21-month long refurbishment. Renovation cost exceeds 100 Million US-Dollars . Key was to not build a new hotel but fit a modernization in with a hotel style from 50 years ago.
The hotel, with 220 rooms, is reopening three months earlier than scheduled. Earlier it had 283 rooms. Room size will be 550 sq feet, up 200 sq feet from before. The presidential suite, however, spreads over 3,500 sq feet.