Meininger Hotels will be launching nine hotels this year. Peter Kerkar, Group CEO, Cox & Kings says, “We are rapidly growing new model of hotels called Meininger which are hybrid hotels. We will open nine new properties this year. We have a very special relation with the Indian market. Meininger is a unique hotel product that combines the service and comfort of an international budget hotel with hostel-like facilities, such as a guest kitchen and a games zone. The central location, high quality furnishings and fair prices appeal to people of all ages and backgrounds.