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The Imperial Hotel

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An oasis of calm and comfort sums up the understated luxury of Lutyen’s masterpiece- The Imperial New Delhi, bestowed with the prestigious title of the Best Heritage Hotel by Travel + leisure India’s Best Awards 2017 and the only hotel amongst 7 hotels in India to be listed in Conde Nast Gold List for 2018. An iconic hotel and the most distinguished address situated in the heart of the capital, it is reminiscent of the halcyon days of the Raj. A luxury hotel with an awe-inspiring heritage interwoven in colonial elegance, it dwells in its modern delivery of old-style class and magnificence. The royal palms that lead up to the porch are an integral part of and witness to the very creation of Delhi.
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Property amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Spa
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Paid Wifi
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Outdoor pool
Sauna
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Smoking rooms available
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
Historic Hotel
Classic
HOTEL CLASS
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Location
Full view
Neighbourhood
Connaught Place/Janpath
Connaught Place, the heart of New Delhi, is one of the largest commercial, financial and business centers in the Capital. The sprawling horseshoe-shaped circular heritage market is a white dot in the green city, filled with shops, art & handloom emporiums, fashion boutiques, an underground market, cinemas, a range of vintage and new restaurants & bars lined along the inner and Outer Circle. In the midst of all the hustle, CP is great for chilled out evening strolls and people watching, introducing the beauty and rhythm of the city. The ambience gets more colorful as you stroll along Janpath and the Central Cottage Industries Emporium, considered among Delhi’s best shopping areas.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I saw 2-3 cats roaming around swimming pool area, imperial hotel is one in world still such class, not acceptable at all Thanks Food was amazing, ambience was wonderful, staff was so polite and good I had a amazing time but bad when saw that...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from VijayWanchoo, Sr. Exec. VP. & GM at The Imperial HotelResponded today

Dear Guest, Greetings of the day! While I am delighted that you enjoyed your lunch and appreciated the food, ambience and service; I deeply regret that your otherwise great experience was marred by some cats that managed to enter the premises. I do hope that...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This breathtaking property - I would call it the Temple of heritage and history - comes along with a overwhelming portion of style and beauty. To come to Delhi and not stay here is a sacrilege. You will miss a lot! Certainly, the most delightful...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from VijayWanchoo, Sr. Exec. VP & GM at The Imperial HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read your wonderful comments and we are extremely grateful for your kind appreciation and elaborate description of the exquisite stay that you had. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back home soon. Warm regards, Vijay...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The hotel was booked by a colleague. It was nearly 1.5 hours from the office and I was annoyed as there are good hotels closer to the office in Gurgaon. However, as soon as the car pulled into the hotel driveway it was clear that...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from VijayWanchoo, Sr. Exec. VP. & GM at The Imperial HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Guest, Greetings of the day! I am glad that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay. Your appreciative comments about your pleasant experience right from arrival to departure, acknowledging each and every aspect of your stay, is truly overwhelming and a huge source of motivation for...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building. Excellent service. Lovely leisure facilities. However, I felt the pictures on walls and decor in public areas a little too much - perhaps just reduce ? In comparison, the Taj Palace Mumbai gets things better. But overall wonderful stay.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Matt J
Response from VijayWanchoo, Sr. Exec. VP. & GM at The Imperial HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Greetings of the day! Thank you for sharing your lovely comments about The Imperial, New Delhi. We have noted your additional feedback for review. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. VP....More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Imperial Hotel in Dehli is also reminiscent of Raffles if Singapore. The 1910 bar is the perfect place for a vodka martini (a solid 8/10 for the martini). I ate at the Indian restaurant last nite and had a lamb korma for dinner. It...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from VijayWanchoo, Sr. Exec. VP. & GM at The Imperial HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. Your kind words of appreciation are a huge source of motivation for the team. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec....More

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ANIL V
8 November 2018|
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Response from jt2407 | Reviewed this property |
I’m the same as the first answer. This is the section for those who have already stayed at The Imperial. We don’t know the future prices. Contact the hotel on their website for your answer. Good Luck.
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blueskiesforme
19 October 2018|
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Dear Guest, I recommend that you advise your dining plans at the time of check in or at least a few hours prior so that the staff can ensure a table for you and you wont need to wait, especially if its a weekend. We hope... More
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638amitk
11 October 2018|
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Response from VijayWanchoo | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Since you plan to travel with 2 minors, I would recommend that you reserve an interconnecting set of rooms at The Imperial. There is provision of interconnecting sets, which are available in different room... More
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Room Tips
"We were upgraded to a suite which was enormous with a bathroom and additional powder room."
Cazza339
2 weeks ago
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"heritage room"
UdoLandow
5 weeks ago
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"as for rooms with view"
hevettergren
2 Nov 2018
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"Every room is a good room: just make sure you stay once in your lifetime"
37ianc
30 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$267 - US$498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
imperial hotel new delhiimperial new delhiimperial hotel delhigrand imperial hotelhotel imperialthe imperial palace hotelthe imperial new delhithe imperial hotel delhi
LOCATION
IndiaNational Capital Territory of DelhiNew DelhiConnaught Place/Janpath
NUMBER OF ROOMS
235
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