About hotels in Kolkata
Hotels in Kolkata - What makes your Stay Special
The capital of West Bengal, Kolkata's rich historical and cultural leanings have always attracted travellers from world over. Birthplace of India’s cultural renaissance, Kolkata is a melting pot of age-old tradition and the modern world. The multi-cultural influence of the British era, the Nawabs of Bengal and the Chinese settlements can be seen in Kolkata’s intellectual, artistic and architectural field. Old-world charm meets modern amenities in the hotels in Kolkata
with its architecture drawing inspiration from the colonial era while being adorned with all modern amenities. The city is a haven for food lovers with its legendary Mughlai restaurants, Tangra’s delectable Chinese offerings and its collection of fine diners both in house as well as standalone.
Why you should book your Kolkata Hotels with Yatra
Yatra’s vast repository of hotels which includes those across categories like 5-star, 4-star, 3-star, 2-star and budget, including some very cheap backpacking options is the primary reason you should consider booking your Kolkata hotel with Yatra. In keeping with the state of the pandemic, the Kolkata Hotels
handpicked by Yatra come with some of the highest hygiene standards. They adhere to all safety regulations as prescribed by the WHO such as sterilising the rooms with hospital-grade sterilisers, doing a thermal check on all guests, serving meals in the room in disposable crockery and maintaining social distancing at all times. An added advantage of booking with Yatra are the exciting offers and deals you can avail in the festive season, over long weekends, in the monsoon season as well as low-season offers. These include cashback offers, flat rate discounts on using specific bank cards, and discounts on booking with chain hotels.
Attractive Kolkata Hotel deals and Offers
With options starting from 5-star hotels like The Park Kolkata to others like Aauris, Pipal Tree Hotel and The Peerless Inn, Yatra has one of the widest range of inventory in the Kolkata hotels category. Add to it hotels that come with a couple-friendly tag and those that come with Yatra’s Smart Choice tag. With offers ranging from special discounts on long weekend stays, discounts on booking through specific credit cards to festival discounts. By using the coupon code HNY2021 you can get up to 40% instant discount on select domestic hotels, at the same time earning eCash which you can redeem in your future travel. For Standard Chartered credit card holders, there is a flat 25% discount on hotel bookings. Coupon code HNY2021 also entitles you to a discount of up to 40% on hotels. Whether it is staying at the new and upcoming township of Rajarhat and soaking up the hubbub of South Kolkata, you are going to find innumerable options for your stay with Yatra.
Budget Hotels in Kolkata
The city hotels across all star categories gear up to play host to visitors to two major annual events that are held during in the winters. The Kolkata International Film Festival, popularly referred to as the Nandan Film Festival is held in October-November, while the International Book Fair or Antarjatik Kolkata takes place in January. Since a vast majority of these travelers are youngsters, the demand of budget hotels in Kolkata goes up. Also, since it clashes with the otherwise best time to visit the city, the demand becomes manifold.
Budget hotels in the IT hub, Rajarhat:
For those seeking a stay within a limited budget in the New Town Rajarhat area, Viceroy Hotel, The Fern Residency, Hotel Eastern Plaza are great options and come with Yatra’s Clean Pass tag while being couple friendly. With all modern amenities and close to the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Domestic Airport, these hotels in the central business district of Kolkata make a fantastic option for business travellers on a budget.
Budget hotels within INR 3000 or less:
For those looking for a stay within the range of INR 3000 or less, hotels such as The Samilton, Hotel Casa Fortuna, Hotel Roland and Hotel lee International are a great bet, and not to mention are couple friendly and come with a host of all modern amenities. Located in the heart of South and Central Kolkata, these hotels have access to all the major metro stations, while attractions like the Maidan, The Victoria Memorial, Indian Museum are a quick drive away.
Budget hotels under INR 2000:
In case you are looking for a budget stay that costs less than INR 2000 per night, there is Motisarai, Hotel Dee Empresa, Sapphire Suite, Hotel Esteem, The Corporate Kolkata which are again fantastic options as they are couple-friendly and come equipped with clean, hygienic rooms and all necessary amenities. With all the major metro stations and South and Central Kolkata attractions in a 4 to 5 kms radius, they make for a very convenient stay option.
Cheap hotels for students and backpacking tourists:
Yatra has a range of guesthouses and hostels in its inventory to cater to travellers who land in the city and are looking for a budget stay for a longer duration. Such travellers come from all stratum of society in their quest for knowledge on Rabindra Sangeet and Rabindra Nritya Natya, the genre of music and dance which was composed by Bengal's great poet Rabindranath Tagore. Located throughout Kolkata from Kyd Street to New Town Rajarhat, these guest houses and hostels have clean rooms and are equipped with the necessary basic amenities. Anamitra Guest House, Sunflower Guest House, Hotel Relax are some good examples of stays in this category, and a few of them even come with Yatra’s Clean Pass and couple-friendly tag.
5Star Hotels in Kolkata
The city is a curious mix of old colonial structures still retaining its glory and new generation modern architecture, so travelers looking for a luxurious stay in any of the 5 Star Hotels in Kolkata
are in for a treat. With their dose of luxury and style, these hotels are perfect for families, honeymooners and couples. Moreover, most of these hotels come with Yatra’s Clean Pass tag, a confirmation that these hotels will maintain the safety and hygiene standards set by the WHO. For couples who are looking forward to a hassle-free check in and relaxing stay, look no further as these hotels are couple-friendly and using the coupon code TOGETHER, you could avail a discount of up to 40%.
5 Star Hotels Close to the Kolkata Airport:
ITC Royal Bengal stands as a majestic structure over Kolkata’s skyline, with its fine blend of indigenous and European architecture. While the use of terracotta in the ITC Sonar Kolkata’s architecture draws inspiration from the golden era of the Pala dynasty, this is LEED® Platinum rated hotel is equipped with all modern amenities. JW Marriott Hotel Kolkata
is another prominent 5-star hotel in the vicinity. These hotels are located conveniently near both the business district and the city, with the Science City is mere meters away while prominent landmarks like Victoria Memorial, Maidan, Park Street are within a radius of 7 to 8 kilometre. With some of Kolkata’s best fine dine restaurants in their stable, these hotels serve the best of world cuisine, while the in-house spas provide personalised treatments for your relaxation and rejuvenation.
5-star hotels in South & Central Kolkata:
Hotels like Radisson Kolkata, The Park Kolkata, Taj Bengal Kolkata are amongst the finest 5-star hotels in South and Central Kolkata, known for their unparalleled hospitality. These hotels are located in the heart of the main city, with all the major metro stations within walkable distance, and the major city attraction like Victoria Memorial, Maidan, Howrah Bridge within easy drivable distance.
5-star hotels in New Town Rajarhat:
For travellers seeking a luxurious stay in the city’s IT hub of Rajarhat, the prominent 5-star options are Vedic Village Spa Resort, Zone By The Park Kolkata, Pride Plaza Hotel Kolkata, The Westin Kolkata. The Vedic Village Spa Resort is the perfect example of modern Bengal hospitality with its rustic Bengal village feel with world-class amenities. Moreover, their Ayurveda Spa is the perfect place for detoxification and rejuvenation. Another great option is The Westin Kolkata with major all attractions like Biswa Bangla, Mother's Wax Museum within a radius of 1 kilometre.
5-star heritage hotels:
A visit to The Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata and The Oberoi Grand is a walk into Bengal’s colonial history. Built in 1841, this ‘the Jewel of the East’ The Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata has played host to some famous personalities like Nikita Khrushchev, Nikolai Bulganin, Elizabeth II, Mark Twain and Dave Brubeck. Chandni Chowk metro station is just a 4-minute walk. Built in 1911 by Arathoon Stephen and later taken over by Mohan Singh Oberoi, The Oberoi Grand is a landmark in Kolkata’s hospitality map. Esplanade metro station is a mere 4 minutes’ walk from the property. With major attractions like Howrah Bridge, Princep Ghat, Maidan, Indian Museum, Victoria Memorial are all within a radius of 3 to 4 kilometres. The Bakery and Alfresco in The Lalit and threesixtythree° and Baan Thai in The Oberoi have set standards in gastronomy, serving cuisine from round the world along with traditional Bengali delicacies. Guests can access their fantastic in-house spas for session on relaxation and rejuvenation with their specially designed holistic treatments.
Stay at Yatra’s couple-friendly hotels in Kolkata
The City of Joy is also a City of Love, so if the famous sweets of Kolkata do not melt your heart, then the home of Devdas surely will. There is the romance of old-world charm of the Victorian era amidst the chaos, so for couples who seek couple friendly hotels in Kolkata
, Yatra has a range of hotels which will appeal to all budgets. These hotels provide a hassle-free check-in and also accepts the local ID proofs. Fortune Park Panchwati Hotel, Kenilworth Hotel, Radisson Kolkata Ballygunge, Aauris and Siamton Inn are some of the couple-friendly hotels located in the heart of South Kolkata and gives you access to all the major cultural and historical landmarks. While others like Pipal Tree Hotel, Pride Plaza Hotel are located in the new township of Rajarhat, the IT hub of Kolkata. Couples can relax, unwind and rejuvenate at the in-house spa, and can take advantage of the various couple’s treatments on offer. For the ones in South Kolkata, a romantic sunset boat ride on the Hooghly river from Prinsep Ghat is the ideal start to a beautiful evening. Yatra has taken it up by a notch with their discount code TOGETHER. Just book using the coupon code and you will get discounts of up to 40% and you will also be earning eCash.
Hotels in Kolkata’s Popular Localities
For the art and cultural lovers, South and Central Kolkata with Park Street, Esplanade, Minto Park, Rabindra Sadan, Dharmatala, College Street and Hooghly are the place to be, with Rajarhat being the new township and IT hub of the city. Yatra has a section of hotels that surround these major neighbourhoods, and are very easy to book. Here we list hotels you can look up if you intend to stay in some of the significant localities in the main city.
Hotels in South and Central Kolkata:
One of Kolkata’s most plush and major recreational spot, Park Street is the city’s hotspot. It has the highest concentration of shopping arcades, some of city’s best restaurants and pubs serving cuisines from around the world, and is also very close to most of the major attractions in the city. ITC Sonar Kolkata
- A Luxury Collection Hotel, Hotel Hindusthan International, The Park Kolkata and Radisson Kolkata Ballygunge are the 5-star hotels located in and around Park Street, while Park Prime Kolkata, Kenilworth Hotel and Aauris are some very good 4-star and 3-star options. Park Street, Maidan Esplanade and Rabindra Sadan are the nearest metro stations serving this area. Fort William, Victoria Memorial and Indian Museum is just a few minutes’ drive from Park Street. While, others like Hooghly Bridge, Belur Math and Prinsep Ghat are about 20 minutes’ drive from Park Street. Take a trip to the Maidan also known as the Brigade Parade Ground and get a feel of tranquility among the chaos. With tastefully decorated and airy rooms, fantastic restaurants, world class spa and a host of modern amenities will surely make your stay memorable.
Hotels in Rajarhat New Town:
New Town or Rajarhat is the IT hub, close to the business district and is home to several corporate offices. Eco Park, Biswa Bangla Gate, Nalban Park, Mother's Wax Museum, Science City and Nicco Park are some of the major attraction in the vicinity. The major 5-star hotels are Vedic Village Spa Resort, Zone By The Park, Pride Plaza Hotel Kolkata, The Westin Kolkata, Hyatt Regency Kolkata
and Novotel Kolkata Hotel and Residences while Pipal Tree Hotel, Howard Johnson are very good 4-star hotels in this locality. Most of these hotels boasts of fantastic in-house restaurants to take care of your gastronomical journey. Take advantage of the spa, swimming pools and health club for a peaceful and rejuvenating holiday. Being recently constructs, this part of Kolkata is more planned and hence more organised, and a touch away from the hustle bustle and chaos of South Kolkata. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is located in a radius of less than 4 kilometre from this neighbourhood.