A Grand Hotel in the Heart of New Delhi
The Imperial is a grand and historic hotel located near famous Connaught Place in the center of New Delhi. Built in the 1930s, the hotel was designed to be one of the most impressive monuments in the city. Its striking architecture combines Victorian, Colonial, and Art Deco styles.
Restored and modernized to provide guests with a five-star experience, the Imperial nevertheless retains the splendor, magnificence, and grace of a bygone era. Its interior features lofty ceilings, marble floors, and elegant teak furniture. Beautiful paintings, sculptures, and other pieces of art adorn the corridors and comprise the largest collection of colonial and post-colonial art in Delhi. The hotel staff, smartly attired in fashionable uniforms, offers attentive service with unfailing courtesy. Guestrooms look out onto lush gardens, the verdant lawn, or the elegant, sunny atrium. Rows of stately royal palm trees line the entrance drive.
The Imperial offers four excellent restaurants, including The Spice Route, which is famous around the world for its Southeast Asian cuisine and its elaborate décor. The hotel also features a health and racquet, a swimming pool, a spa, and a salon. Its central location places guests within a short walk or taxi ride of countless shops, restaurants, and entertainment spots and well as many of New Delhi’s top points of interest.
The Imperial has earned high praise from travel experts and has won numerous awards for excellence. In 2014, Travel + Leisure named it not only as the top hotel in Delhi but also one of the top hotels in all of Asia.