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Top tips for finding the perfect India hotel
When exploring the different regions of India, it’s hard to avoid a stay in New Delhi, the capital of India. To make the most of your stay in Delhi, you could book a suite at the luxury hotel The Taj Mahal Hotel; it has a wonderful location, no matter what the purpose of your trip is. It is close to a lot of historic landmarks and will put you just a short taxi ride from all major commercial businesses, if you are in town for a meeting or for shopping.
At The Lalit New Delhi, you are in the heart of the different shopping experiences Delhi has to offer. Chandani Chowk is one of the oldest and busiest street markets in India; here, you can immerse yourself in an authentic shopping experience. The hotel is opposite a major shopping mall that carries all the top brands, or you can pick up some traditional mementoes at Dilli Haat, with its beautiful silks and spices just around the corner.
When moving through India on business, you are bound to come across the silicon valley of India: Bangalore! There are a wide range of hotel stays available in this diverse area. If you are quickly passing through on a budget, check out Grand Choice Hotel, situated close to a mall and the train station, with a 24-hour reception desk and free wifi to get meeting preparation done with no hassle.
To unwind after a long day in the boardroom, check out the rooftop bar and lounge of Shangri-La Hotel. This high rise hotel is in an area of Bangalore known as the garden city and boasts beautiful views while being in the thick of the business centre.
If it is an all-night party you are after, you need to strap on your dancing shoes and hit Mumbai. Most of the nightclubs and bars are found close to the airport, making ITC Maratha in Mumbai a good choice for you.
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in India, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in India in April and August.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in India if you stay on a Friday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in India for 3 days.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in India found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $3, while the most expensive was $883.
Book at least 89 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your India accommodation.
FAQs when booking a hotel in India
For a colourful culinary adventure in India, you need to base yourself in Kolkata, and Hyatt Regency will not disappoint. This upmarket, luxury hotel is just a short walk away from a rosogolla market, where you can indulge in the mouth-watering local dishes that make India famous.
Slow down and soak up some of the culture and heritage of India while visiting the area of Chennai. Considered to be more fit for those who pack a surfboard on their travels, you can book into Hotel SMA Grand Inn and check out the world's second-largest urban beach and India's first aquarium. Or follow a rickshaw down the road towards the many famous temples and puja festivals happening right outside Leela Palace Hotel.
Hospitality is the main attraction while travelling in India, and the hotels here offer some of the best spas in the world. Marriott Hotel Group is known worldwide for its grandiose spa offerings, and one such property is Courtyard by Marriott Agra. Spend a day being pampered in the five-star spa or head out to see the architectural splendour of the historic buildings in the area.
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in India. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is New Delhi (45% of total searches to India). The next most popular destinations are Mumbai (35%) and Chennai (10%). Searches for hotels in Kolkata (10%) are also popular.