Bangalore, the Garden City, is known not just for its Lalbagh Garden but also for being a hub for IT and business. It is the ideal destination for business as well as pleasure and when one visits the city, accommodation is no problem. There are dozens of hotels to choose from ranging all the way from luxurious to economy. Here are five hotels that offer luxurious experiences.
The Ritz Carlton
The Ritz Carlton is known for its extreme luxury. Located in UB City and Vidhan Soudha area, the hotel offers a range of facilities for its guests. It is centrally located and the ideal point from where one can travel to any part of Bangalore and surrounding areas. One can rent a self-drive car in Bangalore from Ziphop.
Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel
If you are looking for a grand hotel with the best amenities, the Sheraton Grand at Brigade Gateway could be the perfect luxurious hotel for you. It is in the posh Malleshwaram area and close to art galleries, Vidhana Soudha, Bangalore Palace and Iskcon Temple. The hotel boasts of 230 guest rooms and suites. Service is top flight as can be expected and tariffs match the exemplary quality of services and amenities this hotel offers for discerning guests.
The Taj is one of the finest luxury hotels in Bangalore located in Devanahalli, close to the Devanahalli Fort and not far away from the airport. It has excellent accommodation, wide spaces surrounding the hotel with a pool and everything a guest could desire by way of service.
The Taj West End
The Taj West End is in a class by itself. Dating all the way back to 1887, this hotel is surrounded by beautiful gardens and reflects the gracious elegance of colonial era. The hotel is just 36 km from the airport and conveniently located in the commercial district, making it ideal for business travellers and for tourists.
Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield
The Bengaluru Marriott is located in Whitefields, close to the international tech park and it is perfect for business travellers. The hotel is a landmark on the skyline and offers 324 guest rooms, 3 restaurants, pool and spa and plenty of facilities. One can access the ascendas Park in the self drive car, the Phoenix Market City and Central Mall within five minutes.
Of course, some may like the Oberoi or the Shangri-La while others may like the Moevenpick Hotel and ITC Royal Gardenia. The fact is that there is no dearth of luxury hotels and getting around in Bengaluru is best done in a rented self drive car due to distances involved and the convenience that having a vehicle at your command offers.