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- Paul Theroux


Views and Interviews

July 2022

Feature story on AIRDA member,
The Ffort Holiday Klub

The Ffort Holiday Klub in Kolkata is a member of the All India Resort Development Association (AIRDA). Located on the banks of the Ganges, the property is linked to a 200-year-old heritage. It’s a location we would recommend if you want to go back in time, in the luxury of a very contemporary setting.

Our guests find peace and quiet at the many vantage points overlooking the river - our magnificent citadel is one such location for a breathtaking view of the Ganges.

About the group behind the project

Ambuja Neotia is one of the most prominent and respected corporate houses headquartered in Kolkata with a diversified business portfolio consisting of realty, hospitality, healthcare and education. In all its projects, Ambuja Neotia is deeply mindful of its environmental responsibility and creating spaces that offer a better and greener life.

Nature and landscaping become integral elements in Ambuja Neotia projects, not merely for beautification purposes but essentially to enhance the well-being of the residents. Its leisure properties like Ffort Raichak and Ganga Kutir too, are nestled in the lap of nature thereby promoting a greater sense of luxury. Ambuja Neotia is known to pay special emphasis to design and aesthetics in a way that their projects are enduring and appealing, as well as sustainable and viable for the future.

An integrated lifestyle destination

The location on the banks of the Ganges, is where this story is set. An ideal luxury getaway that offers you sun-kissed greens set against panoramic views of the river.

The 100-acre integrated lifestyle destination gives you many choices for vacations, stayovers and events. Resorts & Spa Ganga Kutir, Anaya, The Ffort Raichak, The Ffort Suites, Anaya Spa By L’occitane. Country Homes Ganga Kutir Residency, Gardenia, Mallika Villas. Experiences Life at Raichak, Wine & Dine, Conferences & Wedding, Events & Promotions, Club Rio.

Wide and varied dining options

Breakfast is really interesting out here and includes both continental and regional options. Guests can enjoy a meal at the in-house restaurant, which serves a variety of Asian and Indian fare.

The property has three theme restaurants that are open for breakfast, dinner and lunch. We offer à la carte and buffet options during opening hours.


Most popular facilities  • Health & Wellness Facilities • Spa • Fitness Center • Garden Activities • Kids' Club • Tennis Court • Mini Golf • Cycling • Darts • Pool Table • Playground • Games Room • Indoor Play Area • Board Games/Puzzles • Food & Drink • Bar • Restaurant • Room Service • Air Conditioning  • Tea/Coffee Maker in all rooms • WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge  • Tour Desk • Laundry • 24-hour Front Desk • Meeting/Banquet Facilities • Entertainment & Family Services • Safety & Security • Fire Extinguishers • Smoke Alarms • Security Alarm • 24-hour Security • Free Private Parking is available on site (reservation is not needed)

Location and how-to-reach information

  • 15-minute drive from Raichak Ferry Ghat
  • 1.3 km from the Raichak bus stop.
  • 71 km from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport.
  • 56 km from Howrah Railway Station in Kolkata.

Raichak on Ganges

Raichak on Ganges website

All images used are courtesy of The Ffort Holiday Klub

Content Disclaimer: The views expressed in our interviews and stories do not necessarily reflect the official policies, practices and guidelines of the All India Resort Development Association, or its members. These views are based on personal experiences, private opinion, or open source information. (Images used here are either "paid-for" stock photos, images shared by the people we interview, or images under one of the open source licenses such as Creative Commons and others.)

Here’s a link to some recent interviews done by us on the AIRDA website

Virtual Tours

Welcome to AIRDA's virtual tours gallery - an initiative to provide an enhanced visual experience of our member properties.

If you would like to see how 360-degree panorama can work for you and give your customers an enhanced visual experience, please get in touch. Write to us at info@airda.org for more information.


Benefits for Resort Owners

What does an AIRDA membership mean to resort owners and developers? AIRDA comes in as your industry partner, conscience keeper and business catalyst - with a wide portfolio of support services.

Benefits for Consumers

What does AIRDA mean to holiday seekers and prospective customers? AIRDA comes in to provide information and offer guidelines on making the right timeshare decisions.

Get in Touch

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