September 18, 2022: Two recent services offer to store the luggage of tourists and other travellers in many Indian cities, leaving them free to move around during the day.
This used to be a facility available only in railway stations –but what about travellers who don’t com by train? For Rs 50-120 per day per luggage item they can find the nearest storage facility through an app, pay online and hand over their luggage with the assurance that they are secured with a seal and insured for the duration of storage.
One such service is www.lugbee.com.
LugBee was created as a perfect solution for a traveller. In conjunction with some hotels and businesses which see a revenue stream letting out space in their amenities for short durations. It concentrates its service in Rajasthan (Jaipur, Jodhpur,Jaisalmer, Kota) as well as Gurgaon, Delhi,Mt Abu etc.
Another such service provider is LugSto, which calls itself India Ka Cloakroom, serving thousands of travellers with their short-term luggage storage needs.
Lugsto cloakroom facilities are also available in Saurashtra, Kutch, Vadodara, Surat, Himmatnagar, Bhavnagar, Palanpur in Gujarat. The total number of luggage stores in western India including Maharashtra and Gujarat are 47. Pan India presence of Lugsto has reached over 50 locations with over 200 stores in total. Travelers can book their luggage online or through a mobile app, and they receive an email confirming the coordinates. OTP based verification ensures security of luggage pickup. Importantly, the heavy luggage is fully insured for up to Rs 5000. https://www.Lugsto.com