Kolkata, previously called Calcutta is the capital city of the Indian state of West Bengal. The city is famous for its innumerable art galleries, cultural festivals, and colonial architecture. Also known as the City of Joy, Kolkata houses the Missionaries of Charity’s headquarters called Mother House, which was founded by Mother Teresa. It is also a great destination for foodies and famous for its restaurants and street foods. Apart from all these, Kolkata also boasts plush accommodations featuring plenty of amenities, making it ideal for staycations. If you are in pursuit of one, read on to know about the best staycation spots in Kolkata, West Bengal.
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Expect to be treated like a celebrity and avail of world-class service at Kolkata’s The Oberoi Grand Kolkata. It enjoys a strategic location in the city and is only a stone’s throw from the main business district and the famous New Market. Avail a string of modern facilities like a modern gym, spa, and an outdoor swimming pool. The plush hotel also offers free parking space, four on-site dining options, free Wi-Fi access, and 24-hour room service. It is about 3 km (1.86 mi) from the Sealdah train station while the Howrah Railway station is just about 6 km (3.72 mi) away.
The Oberoi Grand Kolkata
Address: 15 Jawaharlal Nehru Road
Price: from 91 USD
Mobile app for room service Bike tours All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Pool/beach towels Physical distancing rules followed Babysitting/child services Outdoor pool WiFi available in all areas
You can relish delicious buffet and continental breakfast every morning while staying at The Rajbari Bawali. Enjoy a plethora of amenities here including a garden, a shared lounge, outdoor pool, a kids’ playground, and a restaurant while staying here. The accommodation also provides free Wi-Fi access, room service, airport transfers, and a 24-hour front desk. In-room amenities include a desk, a private bathroom, a sun terrace, and air conditioning. Guests can indulge in indoor games like darts and billiards during their free time. The famous Kalighat Kali Temple is about 28 km (17.39 mi) from here.
The Rajbari Bawali
Address: The Rajbari Bawali South 24 Parganas Near Bawali High School
Price: from 102 USD
Non-smoking rooms Process in place to check health of guests Fax/photocopying Grocery deliveries Private check-in/check-out Hiking CCTV in common areas 24-hour front desk
Vedic Village Spa Resort offers luxurious accommodation for its guests and offers an outdoor pool and a spa. Situated in Kolkata, it offers a host of modern facilities including free Wi-Fi, free on-site parking, games room, and a bowling alley among others. The property also has on-site restaurants, a well-stocked bar, an equipped business center, a car hire facility, a playground for your kids, and a modern gym. The rooms are beautifully decorated and feature a TV with cable channels, an en suite bathroom fitted with a shower, free toiletries, and bathrobes. The Vedic Village Spa Resort is a short walk from the Indian Museum. The Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Airport is about 15 km (9.32 mi) from here.
Hyatt Regency Kolkata is located in the Salt Lake City of Kolkata and is just 1 km (0.62 mi) from Apollo Hospital. The hotel boasts ultra-modern rooms, on-site restaurants, an outdoor pool, a spa, and free private parking space. The rooms are well-decorated and feature a TV with satellite channels, a desk, a minibar, and en suite private bathroom fitted with a bathtub, a rain shower, a hairdryer, and free toiletries. Facilities like travel desk, business center, shops, a 24-hour front desk, room service, on-site restaurants, and Wi-Fi access are also provided here. Hyatt Regency is about 20 minutes to Netaji Chandra Bose International Airport by car.
Hyatt Regency Kolkata
Address: JA-1 Sector III, Salt Lake City
Price: from 54 USD
Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Non-smoking rooms Designated smoking area Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Babysitting/child services Fax/photocopying Air conditioning
Enjoy gourmet continental, Chinese, and Indian dishes at the on-site restaurant of Ibiza. The resort features lush greenery to ensure a tranquil stay and offers an array of useful facilities including a swimming pool, private parking space, a nightclub, and a fitness center. Guests can also stay online always as the resort offers complimentary Wi-Fi access. The air-conditioned rooms are well-furnished with a TV with satellite channels, a phone, and a wardrobe. The private bathrooms feature complimentary toiletries and shower facilities. The Rabindra Sarobar Stadium is approximately 8 km (4.97 mi) from the property while the Kolkata Airport is a 2-hour drive from Ibiza.
Ibiza The Fern Resort & Spa, Kolkata
Address: Merlin Greens, D.H Road, Amtala, Dist 24 PGS (S)
Price: from 52 USD
Airport shuttle Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Physical distancing rules followed Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Free parking Process in place to check health of guests Air conditioning Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
Start your morning with a delicious buffet spread at the Gateway Hotel. The opulent hotel enjoys an excellent location in the city as it is close to some of the most important hospitals like Desun, Medica Super Specialty, and Fortis. Science City, a prominent attraction in the city is about 5 km (3.10 mi) from here while the property is around 13.6 km (8.45 mi) from the world-famous Victoria Memorial. It is just about 1 km (0.62 mi) from the nearest bus stand. Facilities on offer are a rooftop swimming pool, a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage facility, car rental, laundry facility, currency exchange, and a business center. The luxurious rooms come with air conditioning, a comfy sitting area, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a work desk, and ironing facilities among others.
ITC Sonar Kolkata is one of the finest hotels in the City of Joy. Stylish and opulent, the property offers five dining options to choose from and an outdoor pool. It provides a string of facilities such as a luggage storage facility, a tour desk, free parking space, a bar, and a 24-hour front desk. The rooms are equipped with a seating area, a minibar, air conditioning, and an electric kettle. The attached bathrooms here feature a shower, a hairdryer, and a bath. The hotel is within a walking distance from the Science City Bus Station while the Sealdah Train Station is only 4.5 km (2.79 mi) away. The Indian Museum is approximately 7.7 km (4.78 mi) and the Victoria Memorial is about 8.5 km (5.28 mi) away from the property.
ITC Sonar Kolkata A Luxury Collection Hotel
Address: JBS Haldane Avenue (Opp Science City)
Price: from 97 USD
Non-smoking rooms Internet services Happy hour Evening entertainment 24-hour front desk Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed Fire extinguishers Physical distancing in dining areas
Enjoy a wide variety of Continental, Chinese, and Indian dishes at the hotel’s Legacy Lounge. The Lalit Great Eastern also has an on-site pub serving a variety of refreshing beverages. Other key facilities in this classy accommodation include access to the spa and wellness center, a modern gym, and a swimming pool during their stay. It is only a few steps from Dalhousie Square’s business center. Park Street, one of the most popular areas in Kolkata is a short walk from the property while the world-famous Victoria Memorial is just 1.2 km (0.74 mi) away, The modern rooms here are fitted with a TV with cable channels and air conditioning Other amenities offered are a TV with cable channels, minibar, sitting area, and a private attached bathroom.
The Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata
Address: 1, 2 & 3, Old Court House Street
Price: from 80 USD
Smoke alarms Packed lunches Trouser press Express check-in/check-out Fitness centre Private check-in/check-out On-site parking Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
Breathing Earth is located around 40 km (24.85 mi) from New Market while the Kalighat Kali Temple is about 36 km (22.36 mi) away. Guests can choose from a buffet and Continental breakfast to start their day every morning. An ideal staycation property, Breathing Earth offers facilities like a garden, an on-site restaurant, and free secured parking space. Guests can also enjoy free Wi-Fi access and room service during their stay. The resort’s beautiful accommodation units feature a flat-screen TV, a seating area, a private bathroom, and air conditioning among others.
A charming property with plenty of contemporary amenities makes Swissotel Kolkata apt for a great staycation. The hotel boasts an infinity pool at the rooftop, a gym, as well as, four fine dining options to take your pick from. This luxury five-star property is attached to the popular City Center II Mall in the city. Guests can enjoy amenities like an attached glass-walled bathroom, flat-screen TV, and air conditioning among others. It enjoys a convenient location and is only 3 km (1.86 mi) from the airport.
Ambuja Neotia Vista Hotel
Address: City Center Two Action Area 2 D. Plot No. 11/5 New Town, Rajarhat
Price: from 71 USD
Soundproof rooms Snack bar Live sport events (broadcast) Safety deposit box Packed lunches Tour desk Babysitting/child services Internet services
The City of Joy would certainly not disappoint you with so many exciting things to do and see. You should also explore its delectable and versatile food scene apart from enjoying the sightseeing and shopping sprees. Also, check out this list of best staycation spots in Kolkata, West Bengal for sure.
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