Urbanpod, the first of its kind Pod hotel recently launched in Andheri, Mumbai, India. Its has been built with modern architectural design and interiors touch is given by Singapore-based Formwerkz to give the hotel a feel of contemporary, minimalistic living, ideal for travellers seeking luxury accommodation on a budget. Urbanpod offers 140 pods across different categories like Private pods, Suite pods, Classic pods for Men and Unique Ladies only Pod. these Pods are designed and structured Side-by-Side and One Upward to form Elegant arrays. Women or Ladies Pods are created such a way that gives extra added layers of security, safety and privacy. The Suite Pod is perfect for Couples and Private Pods are recommended for Family or travelers looking for bigger rooms.
Hiren Gandhi, co-founder and director of Urbanpod said, “The Indian tourism and hospitality industry has emerged as one of the key growth drivers among the Indian services sector. Apart from business travellers, the increasing sub-segments within the leisure category – single and transit travellers as well as backpackers – are keen to explore and experiment with practical and smart stay options to optimize their budget. New-age travellers look forward to places that are affordable, hygienic and provide safe accommodation at a centrally-located place with a good ambience coupled with good internet connectivity. Urbanpod provides just the right mix!”
The Individual pods has Inbuilt Cozy bed, personal locker and secured Key Card Access, Free Wi-Fi, Power Sockets, Plasma Television with stylish headphones, Air Conditioner, Air Purifier, It also has a Dressing Table with Wall Mirror, Hangers and Personal Reading light and a Sliding Door with Safety Lock. It also has communal cafeteria which helps in social and business networking. Urbanpod provides complimentary breakfast, 24 hours laundry services. Each Pod is well secured with Fire safety measures like Fire Extinguisher and Smoke Detector. A guest luggage is also provided with seperate locker facility.