The film premiered at the Venice International Film Festival in September 2016. Its international title was "Hotel Salvation". It was certified in December 2016. The film was released in India in April 2017.
This was Shubhashish Bhutiani's directorial debut. He was just 24 years old when he made the film.
The film was critically acclaimed and did well internationally. It was particularly successful in Japan where it ran for more than 100 days.
This was a songless film. Tajdar Junaid made his Hindi film debut as a composer with the background score of the film.