Chandigarh, Dec. 8 -- In order to revive itself and recover losses of around 1.25 crore, Hotel Shivalikview in Sector 17, owned and managed by the Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation (CITCO), has started offering 20% discounts on food during the peak season (December to March). The hotel has also introduced online booking of rooms, offering up to 25% discounts.

With the discount, for instance, a non-vegetarian banquet package (with snacks), priced at 1,450, will cost 1,300, and room charges will range from 3,500 to 4,200.

Notably in other CITCO hotels - Mountview hotel in Sector 10 and Parkview hotel in Sector 24 - the discount during peak season is 10%.

Speaking to Hindustan Times, general manager of Shivalikview a...