As the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal, Kolkata is home to many unique attributes, and is often referred to as the ‘City of Joy.’ It’s the ideal place to spend a few days exploring the traditional backstreets with hand-pulled rickshaws and rail-tram. Explore the many historical monuments, watch a cricket match or simply sit back, people-watch and enjoy traditional cuisine such as Rasgulla. After such a busy day exploring, you’ll be grateful to unwind in the lap of luxury. Simply book one of these top five-star hotels in Kolkata today and get ready for some relaxation.
With the classic furnishing style that JW Marriott hotels are known for, this property also offers glorious views from the hotel rooms and the infinity pool. The hotel features state of the art lighting and design features, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into a magical world as soon as you walk into the hallway. Bedrooms are spacious and stylish with complimentary toiletries, a relaxing sofa and specialist gadgets such as an iPod dock. Located in Tangra, the hotel is 4.3 miles (6.9 km) from the new business district. Guests can enjoy access to the state of the art fitness center and relaxing therapies at the holistic spa. On-site dining options include a 24-hour fusion eatery and an Asian cuisine restaurant.
Although this is the largest hotel in East India, you’ll experience some of the best public services alongside exceptional facilities. Nestled in the heart of Kolkata’s IT hub, the Novotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, massage and sauna zone, and a fitness center. The rooms are elegantly decorated, each with air conditioning, satellite television, a mini bar, bathrobes and complimentary toiletries. Everything that you would need is provided and there is both a 24-hour front desk and concierge service. There are five dining options from a coffee shop to a delicatessen and restaurants.
This luxurious hotel offers comfortable, well-equipped rooms with a work desk, seating area, mood lighting and a flat-screen interactive television. It is located 8.5 miles (13.6km) from the historic Victoria Memorial, and 4.1 miles (6.5km) from the South City Mall. Alongside the fantastic rooms, this hotel boasts a number of additional amenities such as car rental, a tour desk, an on-site business center and laundry facilities. Enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast daily and take a dip in the indoor rooftop pool with incredible views.
World-class service is offered at the ITC Sonar Kolkata. The ambiance is dream-like, and it boasts exceptional services, including an outdoor swimming pool and five fantastic dining options. The bedrooms are stylishly decorated and each has a writing desk and a seating area. Extra care has been made to ensure that the rooms still convey a homely essence, it feels much more than simply a hotel room. Each room is air-conditioned and has an en-suite. On-site eateries include two restaurants that serve varying regional Indian cuisine and a separate ‘all-day dining’ restaurant. The popular Victoria Memorial is 5.3 miles (8.5km) away.
With a calming color palette and relaxing spacious rooms, the Hyatt Regency is a modern hotel with excellent amenities and services. Enjoy one of the six on-site dining options, book a massage at the hotel’s spa, unwind in one of the many lounges and take a dip in the swimming pool. There is a 24-hour front desk, a business center, and a travel desk so that you can book all of your trips and tours conveniently. It is worth noting that WiFi comes with an additional charge.
Nestled on landscaped grounds of downtown Kolkata, this hotel is just 2 miles (3.2km) from the business district and 2.5 miles (4km) from the popular Eden Gardens. The rooms are classically furnished with cream and gold fabrics and wooden furniture. Wake up and freshen-up in the outdoor pool and spa area before enjoying food at the award-winning hub. The 24-hour Coffee Shop specializes in international cuisine, whilst other options offer Indian, Chinese and even traditional afternoon tea. For alcoholic beverages, head to The Junction for award-winning refreshments.
This stunning hotel looks like it has come straight from a movie set, with unique wooden furnishings, exquisite chandeliers, spacious rooms and a top-of-the-range fitness center and spa. An excellent location in Kolkata’s main shopping district near the New Market and business district, just 1.9 miles (3km) from Sealdah Railway Station. You are spoilt for dining options, with four onsite eateries featuring worldwide cuisine. Each of the grand rooms has a 32-inch flat-screen television and a DVD player. There is a personal safe, a mini bar and even complimentary Ayurvedic toiletries included.
These immaculate rooms feature classic wood furnishings with unique artwork and top of the range flat-screen televisions. The hotel itself is located conveniently near Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport. It is also just a short 10-minute drive to the IT Hub. Workout in the modern gym then enjoy some delicious cuisine from one of four award-winning dining options before relaxing with a massage treatment at the Purovel Spa. One of the most popular amenities of this hotel is the breathtaking rooftop infinity pool, where the skyline reaches out over the horizon and beyond.
Just 1.3 miles (2km) from central Kolkata and a few steps from the Dalhousie Square business district, this is an excellent option if you want to be in the heart of the area. The modern and air-conditioned rooms are impeccably clean and well furnished. Rooms include cable television, an en-suite bathroom with toiletries and a small seating area so you can unwind in private. The Wellness Center offers luxury treatments and massages to help you unwind after a busy day exploring. For a small additional cost, you can also enjoy a traditional Turkish steam bath. Dining options include 24-hour room service or relish in Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisines served in the lounge.
This specialist hotel includes an outdoor swimming pool, spa and fitness center. As you sit and unwind in this resort, you’ll feel like you’re in a small slice of paradise under the thatched roofing. The rooms are traditionally bright and spacious with some of them featuring a seating area. Everything is designed to bring tranquility and calmness. After so much relaxing, guests can enjoy the on-site entertainment of the bowling alley and games room. There is a restaurant and a bar at the resort, or you can opt for room service. The Indian Museum is 0.4 miles (0.6km) and Nandan is 0.5 miles (0.8km) away.
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