Delhi Tours and Travels
Delhi is a huge city and one of the oldest on the planet. It is estimated to be over 5000 years old and rebuilt a staggering 11 times. Officially two separate cities, the old city of Delhi and New Delhi are really two parts of one sprawling metropolis with a number of attractions.Read More
Here are some popular itineraries that include a visit to Delhi
If you are planning a Delhi holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
Aman Resort Delhi
Without doubt one of the best places to stay in Delhi, the contemporary Aman Resort is complemented with traditional Indian touches. Luxurious rooms and suites frame an exquisite courtyard with dark timber panels, locally-quarried stone and jaali screens - the hotel is a charming place to stay. Taking a tour of the wine cellar and enjoying an intimate tasting session is our top tip! Very well located just south of India Gate and sandwiched between the Delhi Golf Course and the famous JLN Stadium – host to the Commonwealth Games athletics in 2010.
Ibis Airport Hotel Delhi
Located just minutes from the New Delhi International Airport, the Ibis Airport Hotel is the perfect stopover for anyone on their way in or out of the city. With spacious and comfortable rooms, decorated with calming, neutral colours, guests are guaranteed a good night's sleep. The hotel also has a swimming pool and its own restaurant that serves delicious Indian cuisine, which can then be eaten either indoors or al fresco. The New Delhi Railway Station is also just 20 minutes away.
Jaypee Vasant Continental Hotel Delhi
This beautiful hotel, located amidst a vast expanse of greenery in the centre of New Delhi, is the ultimate retreat for those looking to escape the chaos of the city. The rooms are luxuriously spacious and are decorated with a calming, neutral palette. If the blissful rooms weren't enough to relax you, there is also a spa and wellness centre on site as well as a swimming pool. When it comes to dining, guests have a variety of cuisines to choose from including Tapas and traditional Indian.
Metropolitan Hotel Delhi
The chic and luxurious Metropolitan hotel has beautifully decorated rooms and a number of mouth watering restaurants serving Japanese, Indian and World cuisine. Staff are renowned for their friendliness and efficiency. Why not treat yourself to a rejuvenating spa treatment at the hotel’s NeoVeda Spa or a swim in the refreshing outdoor pool? The hotel is located within walking distance of Connaught Place in one of New Delhi's premier business and shopping district.
The Imperial Delhi
Built as a ‘jewel in the crown’ by the British Raj, this landmark hotel located in the central district of Connaught Place exudes art‐deco style and colonial elegance. Designed by Sir Edward Lutyens assistant, Broomfield, the inlaid marble floors, three‐story atriums, special gardens, fountains and lithographs complement comfortable rooms, grand suites, wonderful restaurants and bars. The Imperial has a priceless collection of British art including many works by such prominent figures as Thomas and William Daniells, thereby gaining the property its moniker as a "museum hotel".
The Oberoi Delhi
The first hotel in Delhi to offer a 24 hour butler service, the stylish Oberoi tastefully blends old world charm with contemporary sophistication. Facilities include a poolside spa and Wi-Fi available throughout. Rooms benefit from beautiful views of the Delhi Golf Course on one side and Humayun's Tomb on the other. The highly recommended top floor Taipan restaurant offers guests a delectable dining experience as well as stunning panoramic views of the city. Surrounded by lush green gardens, the Oberoi sits perfectly on the east side of the golf course close to the National Zoological Park.
The Oberoi Maidens Delhi
Built in 1903, the beautiful colonial Oberoi Maidens is one of Delhi's oldest hotels and an example of India’s amazing aptitude for turning old buildings into lavish hotels. Rooms are spacious with high ceilings and luxury facilities. You can take yourself back to the time of the Raj with a meal at the quaint Curzon Room whose walls are adorned with photos from this famous era. Set amongst 8 acres of lush green gardens in vibrant Old Delhi and within walking distance of the fast and convenient Metro.
For all our tours and tailor-made holidays we provide you with a clear categorisation of all hotels we use. The REGIONAL CATEGORY indicates the local rating of each hotel in each respective country. We have also rated each hotel using OUR CATEGORY, which will be in line with generally accepted western hotel grading standards.
Basic hotels and simple accommodation is a no frills option with an adventurous authentic feel.
Standard accommodation equates to a Western 3-star standard, always featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant.
Superior accommodation equates to a Western 4-star standard, featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant and often a swimming pool and/or a fitness centre.
Deluxe accommodation equates to a Western 5-star standard, usually featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, excellent service and customer care.
Lavish accommodation equates to a Western 5-star plus standard - the creme de la creme. Featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, this accommodation is a cut above the rest. Sheer opulence!
Delhi Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Delhi.