Previously operating as Skybeam, the company was envisioned and created by a team of dedicated hospitality professionals in 2004.
During this time, Skybeam operated two properties in the state of Maharashtra, one in Mumbai and the other in Nashik. The company was involved in both these properties right from its project days and was instrumental in setting up the projects and then managing them operationally.
The properties managed by Skybeam were:
2004 to 2013: Express Inn Mumbai, a 30 rooms hotel with 5 restaurants and 3 banqueting venues.
2010 to 2013: Express Inn Nashik, a 200 rooms luxury hotel with 3 restaurants and 8 banqueting venues.
Skybeam then forayed into its own brand of Hotels business and established Meritas Hotels in 2014.
Meritas, with a view to establish itself as a brand, seeks to fulfill a larger role by enlarging its presence and establishing value Hotels providing incomparable hospitality at great holiday destinations. With its focused vision in providing quality sustainable hospitality, Meritas has benchmarked its service on two common legacies – Warmth and Value addition.
At the helm of affairs is the Meritas-Core handling the responsibility for implementing policy, day-to-day management and operations.
|Group Chairman:||Mr. Karim Maredia|
|Group Managing Director:||Mr. Asif Maredia|
|Group C.E.O:||Mr. Rohan Dias|
|General Manager – Lonavala Unit:||Mr. Rajesh Dalvi|
About Picaddle Resort, Lonavala, Maharashtra
Lonavala, a popular hill station at an altitude of 2,047 ft. above sea level, Lonavala is a romantic escape from the chaotic noise of city life. Salubrious climate, magnificent exquisiteness, historical forts, ancient caves and beautiful lakes make it the most sought after destination in India.
Situated in the heart of Lonavala city, PICADDLE- Resort by Meritas, a 3 Star Deluxe property, is one of its kind, catering to all age groups with a varied facility from a pleasant to a relaxed, rejuvenated and recreational stay.
93 kms from Mumbai & 66 kms from Pune, it is a perfect weekend getaway. The Resort is located in the heart of Lonavala and is close to the Railway Station and the State Transport Depot.
Having luxurious suites and exquisite rooms, we have a total of 65 rooms to suit your comfort. Offering 3 categories, Suite, Executive and Deluxe, you can either enjoy the pool side view or the city view. Offering a choice of either double or twin beds. Picaddle’s comfortable Rooms come equipped with all the essentials, such as wireless internet access, In-Room-Dining and much more.
The resort boasts of four restaurants –
For those occasions which demand nothing but the best location and exceptional service, look no further than our six banqueting spaces to choose from. No matter what the occasion, we have venues to suit your needs, from birthday parties to conference meets; let us help you create memories to last.
Our banqueting facility can accommodate gatherings from 15 to 700 Guests.
Choosing to relax within the premises, you have a choice to workout in our gym, pamper yourself at our Spa & Salon, rejuvenate at the Pool or even visit our Gaming Zone. Last but not the least, you could choose to be a water baby at our Water Park and enjoy the various water slides.
About Countryside Resort, Lonavala, Maharashtra
Countryside by Meritas is situated in the midst of a peaceful vicinity of Lonavala. Surrounded by greenery and freshness, this resort is the perfect destination for a much needed getaway. Spread over 4 wings, Countryside is a mid-scale resort with 31 rooms. Every room is provided with amenities such as air conditioning, toiletries, luggage rack, wardrobe, LED TV, writing desk and much more. Countryside Resort is facilitated with modern yet contemporary interiors for a peaceful and relaxed stay.
Facilities like Swimming Pool, Jacuzzi, In-Door and Out-Door games are accessible to our resident guests free of cost.
While on holiday, one must binge and the resort’s restaurant has a wide range to offer from Indian, Tandoori, Oriental and Fast Food delicacies. The guest also has an option of In-Room Dining to enjoy a meal in the comfort of one’s room.
88 kms from Mumbai and 65 kms from Pune.
ROOMS & AMENITIES
31 rooms divided in 3 categories – Suite, Executive, Deluxe
All rooms differ in size.