Advani Hotels & Resorts (India) Ltd., previously known as Ramada Hotels (India) Ltd., is a public limited company incorporated in March 1987. The Company has been promoted by Mr Sunder G. Advani and Mr Haresh G. Advani. The promoters have been in the hotel industry for more than 35 years. The Company was originally promoted in technical and financial collaboration with Ramada (U.K.) Limited for setting up a 5-star luxury beach resort at Varca, Goa. The Company is owning and manages a 5-star deluxe luxury beach resort, 'The Caravela Beach Resort' (previously known as *Ramada Renaissance Resort, subsequently the Ramada Caravela Beach Resort, Goa), which is spread over 24 acres, comprising 192 rooms, 4 Suites and 6 Villas with private balconies, which overlook the landscaped gardens, the golf course and the Arabian Sea. The resort is located on the serene white sands of Varca Beach, Goa. The resort which gives a picture of authentic Hawaiian architecture has been designed by Wimberley, Allison, Tong and Goo - the creators of the famous Sun City, The Atlantis and The Venetian.