The Claridges, New Delhi
Understated and elegant, this gorgeous hotel sits among lush, tranquil gardens in a vibrant setting close to New Delhi’s historic landmarks. There’s a real sense of old world charm here, with its colonial style décor and authentic dining, and its contemporary facilities like the award-winning spa and outdoor pool make it a truly luxurious stay.
There are some exquisite restaurants to choose from at The Claridges. You can taste Mediterranean and southern European cuisine at the romantic Sevilla – if you love Italian food, try its delicious wood-fired pizzas. At Jade, you can enjoy traditional Chinese dishes, and Pickwicks is an all-day buffet restaurant serving cuisine from around the world. The local trinkets and colourful lighting at Dhaba create an authentic Punjabi ambience. You can tuck into à la carte Indian specialties, including its mouth-watering butter chicken. After dinner, enjoy a nightcap and live jazz at chic vodka bar, Aura. The hotel also features one of the oldest bakeries in the city – don’t miss its signature bittersweet chocolate cake.
The spacious rooms feature styles of 19th century England, with grand rosewood furnishings and rich colours. For a slice of added decadence, choose The Claridges Suite and enjoy a stunning view of the emerald gardens or take some time out with a relaxing soak in your plunge bath tub.