Taj Palace Hotel, Delhi
The Taj Palace Hotel, New Delhi, is a first class property located in the exclusive Diplomatic Enclave of the city, just 15 minutes drive from the international airport. The hotel has a total of 422 rooms.
The Taj Palace has a wide range of restaurants and bars, all located at Lobby level. The Kafe Fontana is a 24-hour Mediterranean style restaurant offering live entertainment, while the Masala Art Indian Restaurant serves the traditional cuisine of Northern India in a unique interactive way - guests can approach the show kitchen and tell the chef exactly how they like their meals. The Tea Lounge offers teas and coffees from around the world, as well as soft drinks, while the award-winning Orient Express restaurant (pictured below) features a reproduction of the famous train as part of the decor.
All rooms are elegantly appointed, with data ports for PCs and modems, speakerphone with international direct dial and voicemail facility, minibar, channel music, colour television with satellite programmes, 24 hours in-room dining, and laundry service. The hotel also has broadband wireless internet connectivity in the rooms and all the public areas. There is a complimentary tea and coffee making facility in each room, plus an in-room safe for valuables.
In addition to the Superior Rooms, which we would normally use on our tours, the Taj Palace has a range of upgraded rooms including pool-facing deluxe rooms and a variety of suites. For recreation there is a large outdoor heated swimming pool, a spa offering herbal and Ayurvedic massages, a fully equipped gym, and a 9-hole putting green. Tennis and golf can be organised by the hotel at nearby venues.