Panorama & Picturesque: Floating Restaurant AB CELESTIAL NOW in Mumbai

Panorama & Picturesque: Floating Restaurant AB CELESTIAL NOW in Mumbai

Chetan & Manju Bhende of WB International Consultants partnering with Government of Maharashtra, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) & Maharashtra Maritime Board launched Mumbai’s first Iconic floating Restaurant ‘AB CELESTIAL’ at the Bandra jetty.


Chetan & Manju Bhende’s brainchild the 625 seater multi-cuisine restaurant which will operate from a three deck ship docked at the Bandra jetty was inaugurated by political dignitaries Sri Chhagan Bhujbal (Hon’ble Cabinet Minister for Tourism) , Sri Ranjit Kamble (Hon’ble State Minister for Tourism), JS Saharia (Hon’ble Chief Secretary of Maharashtra).

The Launch of this lavishly constructed yacht saw the creme-de-la-creme Dorris and Bharat Godambe,


Prashant Sharma, Dr. Mohiuddin Malkani,  Amy Billimoria, Dr.Ruby Tandon, Kavita Verma, Nataliya Kozhenova, to witness the 1st ever launch of ‘AB CELESTIAL’.

 With a view to give the Maharashtra Tourism & Culture a boost with broadening the current tourism horizon of Mumbai & Maharashtra State & a jewel in the Crown of Mumbai, Chetan & Manju Bhende initiated the enterprise which facilitated construction of the sea-link.

Providing picturesque view, the floatel ‘AB CELESTIAL’ Is made & imported from USA will  be  docked  at  the  Maharashtra Maritime Board’s  jetty  at  Bandra  under  the  Bandra Worli Sea Link, providing the watchers with a 360 degree stunning view of the Mumbai city & Sea Link.

This Floatel  ‘AB  CELESTIAL’ is  a  professional  state  of  the  art  4  tier Luxury dinning yacht with  a  sky deck,  2 galleys, &  will have 2 multi cuisine restaurants including a club lounge equipped with a 24 hour coffee shop, the overall capacity of this yacht is focused at accommodating a minimum of 660 guests between the 4 tiers of the Floatel

The Floatel concept was conceived & spearheaded by Maharashtra State Government with numerous other State Government bodies involved to make this a reality & jewel in the crown of Maharashtra.

WB International Consultants & AB Hospitality headed by Smt. Manju Bhende & Aishwarya C Bhende would be responsible of the entire operations of the Floatel ‘AB Celestial’ in Mumbai.