Delhi, the capital city of India, is known for its historic monuments, exquisite food, happening nightlife, and amazing shopping spots. The city also has a vibrant hospitality scene and the luxury hotels in specific seem to be aplenty on the scene. The plush places to stay in the capital exudes style and class, as well as reflect the city’s rich history, culture, and creativity in their architecture, design, and atmosphere. So, if you’re looking for superlative service and have the cash to splash, here are the best luxury hotels in Delhi, India, that are worth checking out. Keep reading to learn more.
Tucked in the Diplomatic Enclave, the Leela Palace has both luxury and prime location to its advantage. Reflecting Lutyen’s architecture and royal Indian culture, the hotel’s decor is extremely beautiful and likely to keep you from stepping out of their premises. All the rooms and suites are kitted out with modern amenities and some of the rooms include butler service and access to Royal Club Lounge. There’s also a luxurious Ayurveda Spa, an extravagant gym, rooftop temperature-controlled swimming pool, and lively lounges, you will never run out of options to entertain yourself. The hotel also offers BMW or Rolls Royce airport transfers, plus houses several award-winning restaurants offering Indian and international cuisines.
The Leela Palace New Delhi
Address: Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri
Price: from 147 USD
Ironing service Garden Safety deposit box Room service Trouser press Process in place to check health of guests Daily housekeeping Physical distancing rules followed
Spread over 6 acres (2.4 hectares) of lush greens, Taj Palace is the preferred choice of heads of states and other dignitaries. It is conveniently close to the city centre but is quiet enough to relax and enjoy a good night’s sleep after exploring the city all day long. From the multi-award-winning fine dining restaurants to the high-tech rooms with elegant furnishings, sumptuous ballrooms and event halls, soothing spa facilities, a huge outdoor pool, and nine-hole golf space, this hotel envelops you in a luxury.
Taj Palace, New Delhi
Address: Sardar Patel Marg
Price: from 81 USD
Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Tour or class about local culture Tour desk Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed Swimming pool Bridal suite Shops (on site)
Located in the heart of the city, The Imperial holds a special place in India’s history. It was at this hotel that the leading political figures like Jawaharlal Nehru, Lord Mountbatten, and Mahatma Gandhi often met to discuss the future of the country in a more informal and friendly setting. A stay at this property will take you back to the time of the British Raj in India. The corridors are crammed with art pieces that very nicely document the rich past of the country. Guest rooms have a colonial layout and a contemporary feel - and expect a garden or an atrium view from your room. There’s also a royal ballroom, an impressive state-of-the-art spa and salon, historic bars, and five distinct dining venues. English afternoon tea at the Atrium is legendary.
Located just 1 kilometer (0.6 mile) away from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Humayun Tomb, The Lodhi is an opulent and glamorous hotel with a private plunge pool in each of its rooms. Some of the rooms also offer an unparalleled view of Lutyen’s Delhi. The hotel also provides a carefully curated six-night tour from Delhi to Rajasthan for an immersive cultural experience, in addition to cooking classes, yoga, Ayurveda therapies, a spa and salon, a cigar lounge, and a library. An important part of this lavish establishment is its many dining options, including The Lodhi Bakery, which is among the area’s best spots for artisanal desserts, and Elan, offering the best of regional Indian, South East Asian, and Mediterranean food.
For those who wish to stay close to Indira Gandhi International Airport, Andaz Delhi is the perfect accommodation for you. Located just 800 meters (2,624.67 feet)from Aerocity Metro Station, it caters to people on business visits or pleasure. The guest rooms are elegantly designed, with some having a seating area. There’s also an outdoor pool where you can practice aqua yoga, a spa, and four dining options including India’s first gin bar - Juniper - that is known for its impressive selection of gin and tonic infusions. Do sample the local cuisine at AnnaMaya, a European-style food hall that takes its inspiration from the colors and flavors of India.
Andaz Delhi Aerocity- Concept by Hyatt
Address: Aerocity, New Delhi
Price: from 88 USD
Swimming pool Physical distancing rules followed Fitness centre Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed Business centre Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Facilities for disabled guests Temporary art galleries
As one of the oldest hotels in the city, it’s perhaps no surprise that Maidens Hotel comes with quite a reputation. Featuring striking architecture, stunning intricate decor, and 54 rooms and suites steeped in modern luxuries and colonial charm, this property offers much more than just a hotel stay. Its Heritage rooms are par excellence, with classic furniture and picturesque view of the 150-year-old banyan tree. The hotel also has two restaurants that will take you on a nostalgic trip of the British Raj in India, plus a bar with an impressive selection of cocktails and lounge music.
Maidens Hotel New Delhi
Address: 7, Sham Nath Marg
Price: from 66 USD
All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Physical distancing in dining areas WiFi Concierge service Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay CCTV outside property ATM/cash machine on site
Situated in the business district of Gurgaon, Trident Hotel has an element of luxury and nature in its design. It is spread on 7 acres (2.8 hectares) of landscaped gardens, with architecture reflecting Mughal, Rajasthani, and Moroccan styles. The opulent building is impressive enough, but with a great range of services and facilities at hand, including reflecting pools, spa, palm courtyard, fine dining restaurants, beauty salon, and business center, this hotel makes it hard for the guest to leave.
Address: 443 Udyog Vihar, Phase V
Price: from 94 USD
Special diet menus (on request) Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Happy hour Food can be delivered to guest accommodation Dry cleaning Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Laundry Cashless payment available
One of the most recognizable addresses in the city, due to its proximity to the magnificent Humayun’s Tomb and Delhi’s Golf Club, is The Oberoi. This hotel offers rooms and suites with some of the best views in the whole of Delhi, plus offers the healthiest air in the city thanks to its state-of-the-art clean air technology. There are four fine dining restaurants, two bars, and a patisserie on site, plus a heated indoor and outdoor pool as well as a spa and wellness center to while away the hours.
The Oberoi New Delhi
Address: Dr. Zakir Hussain Marg
Price: from 209 USD
Swimming pool Ironing service Internet services Airport shuttle (additional charge) Spa and wellness centre Non-smoking rooms Contactless check-in/check-out Express check-in/check-out
Holiday Inn is located just minutes from the IGI New Delhi Airport Terminal 3 and is the perfect place to relax before, after or between travels. The guestrooms have modern touches such as triple-glazed windows, iPod docking stations, plush bedding, and LED TV. An on-site restaurant, bar, and recreational facilities such as spa and salon, an outdoor pool, fitness center, and meeting and banquet space make this a one-stop spot for any leisure or business traveler on the go. There’s also complimentary transportation to and from the airport available around the clock.
Holiday Inn New Delhi International Airport
Address: Asset Area 12, Hospitality District, Aerocity, Delhi International Airport
Price: from 64 USD
Safety deposit box Meeting/banquet facilities Access to health care professionals Outdoor pool (all year) Room service Newspapers Security alarm Pool/beach towels
Offering a stylish cinema hall, a spa and wellness center, a rooftop infinity pool, clubs, and three dining areas, Roseate House is a great option if you’re looking to pamper yourself. Del, the on-site, all-day restaurant, is one of the finest in the area for world cuisine, while Chidya Ghar, the hotel’s retro bar, is a perfect spot to end your day. Besides its luxurious amenities, the hotel also boasts a fantastic location - just 20 minutes from Indira Gandhi International Airport and 30 minutes from the business hubs of Gurugram and Delhi.
Roseate House New Delhi
Address: Plot number 10, GMR Hospitality District, Indira Gandhi International Airport, Aerocity
Price: from 73 USD
Tour desk Tour or class about local culture Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas Parking Evening entertainment Shops (on site) Pool/beach towels Cooking class
Relax and stay in style
Delhi, the capital city of India, has its own charm and character The vibrant markets, lively bars and clubs, historic monuments, trendy cafes, and more contribute to Delhi’s world-renowned reputation. Yet it is only fitting that the city’s luxury hotels complement this feeling. So, if you’re looking to spoil yourself, check out our above list of the best luxury hotels in Delhi, India.
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