PRESS RELEASE Cake Mixing Celebration at Meluha the fern The festive season was welcomed in style at Meluha, The Fern with the cake mixing celebrations at the poolside. Ananya Banerjee was spotted on the circuit after a long hiatus. She was in great spirits and came straight from the airport. Nimisha and Charan Sharma were overheard discussing art with Viveck Shettyy. Brinda Parekh and Umaesh Pherwani were active participants in the cake mixing celebrations and eventually Umaesh also had piece of it on his new shirt; a memento we guess to take home. Chef Nishant enlightened the guests on the various ingredients as generous portions of rum and whisky were poured all over. Pinkey Ahluwalia, honorable Belgian Vice Consul, also stayed on till the wee hours .And Yes, come Christmas we are definitely waiting for this cake; promises to be lip smacking if the mixing was anything to go by. Hotel Meluha The Fern is situated in the heart of Powai in Hiranandani Gardens. Hiranandani Gardens is an architectural masterpiece with the Powai Hills as a backdrop and is located opposite the serene Powai Lake. The hotel makes a statement in comfort, space and luxury. It boasts of 141 rooms and suites and each room is a uniquely crafted marvel. Being an Ecotel Hotel, Meluha The Fern is a responsible steward of the environment and an agent of change for environment- friendly systems, operations and processes in hospitality. All the amenities in the hotel are eco-friendly. The Ecotel certification rates Meluha The Fern as a Tier 1 hotel, the highest possible rating provided by Ecotel. In the past year, the hotel achieved an average environmental resource consumption reduction of 71%. Its solid waste diversion rate is 99.4% which is the highest in India and also probably the highest in the world. Its water savings is close to 30.8 Olympic swimming pools and its solid waste reduction equals that of 9.5 jet Boeing aircrafts. Such statistics speak volumes about the hotel’s achievements. This endeavour to provide superior hospitality services with an environment-friendly approach has led to the hotel being conferred this prestigious award.