Taj Palace, New Delhi
Taj Palace, New Delhi
Sardar Patel Marg, Diplomatic Enclave, New Delhi –110021, India
Established in 1903, TAJ is one of Asia’s largest and finest group of hotels, comprising 101 hotels in 64 locations across the globe, including the presence in India, North America, United Kingdom, Africa, Middle East, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Bhutan and Nepal. From world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic Grand Palaces, each Taj hotel offers an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality, world-class service and modern luxury. For over a century, The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai, the iconic flagship has set a benchmark for fine living with exquisite refinement, inventiveness and warmth. TAJ is part of the Tata Group, India’s premier business house. For more information, please visit www.tajhotels.com
TAJ PALACE, NEW DELHI
History & Story
Taj Palace, New Delhi, is a perfect embodiment of world-class service and hospitality. Located in the very heart of the Indian capital, the hotel is a true legendary signature of the Taj Group. With only a few minutes drive from both the airport and the city centre, the Hotel is near to most of the embassies in the Capital. It is the only hotel in the top-of-the-line category near Gurgoan, which is the prime location of many multinational offices. With its well-appointed rooms and modern comforts, the hotel has played host to the Heads of State, Business leaders and royalty from across the world. This is the capital’s largest conference venue and luxury convention centres.
The newly renovated Luxury accommodation located on the 4th & 5th floor is elegantly styled for the needs of a modern business traveler. The luxury rooms feature king/twin size beds, a personal bar, comfortable lounge seating and a large work desk.
TAJ privileges, both essential and extraordinary. The exclusive Club Lounge is ideal for guests seeking a heightened level of luxury.
Taj Club rooms are our renovated accommodation located on 6th,7th, 8th exclusive business floors, offering facilities and services exclusively for Taj Club rooms and suites. Taj Club is a unique world of facilities.
The epitome of luxury, hospitality and world-class service, Taj Palace, New Delhi stands in the heart of India’s capital city. Beautifully enveloped in lush green surroundings, the hotel is the vital destination of highlife and grandeur. It offers business and leisure travellers an incomparable combination of award-winning combination of comfort, service and convenience. Taj Palace is a celebration of luxury coupled with exemplary services and facilities, its world-class ambience and hospitality has endowed the Taj Palace, New Delhi with a pre-eminent position among the leading hotels of the world. Situated in the diplomatic enclave of the city, the hotel is near most of the high commissions, foreign missions and embassies in India’s capital city, as well the many landmarks that do this historic metropolis and is near its business and shopping districts. With well-appointed rooms and modern comforts, the hotel has played host to heads of state, business leaders and royalty from across the world, all the while truly offering contemporary efficient service, and modern luxury.
Being very close to the city centre, all places of tourist interest are within easy and quick reach. The hotel has a nine-hole putting green for recreation activity along with a fully equipped fitness centre with steam, sauna & Jacuzzi facilities. The hotel offers an experiential glimpse into the Indian cuisine by way of the Spicy Culinary Encounter at the Masala Art restaurant where guests are given the chance to play chef to the secrets of the fine Indian Cuisines revealed at the Live Cooking Session; with a chance to savour the traditional Indian favourites like sugarcane juice, chaas and much more. The restaurant also offers the Spice Tour Experience where guests can saddle up as we take them on a spice tour to the markets of Khari Bauli in old Delhi to perfect the art of spice picking. This is followed by a ride back to the restaurant’s kitchens to prepare a sumptuous three-course meal with expert chefs as mentors. The Spicy Culinary Encounter and the Spice Tour Experience are experiences arranged at special rates.
We have Redge Cards for Children and other following facilities: Drawing Books, Story Books, Coloured Pens, Soft Toys.
The hotel, located in the prestigious Lutyen’s Delhi has been declared as a ‘Safe Environment Zone’, surrounded only by bungalows and offices belonging to the Government of India. Airspace over Taj Palace Hotel falls under the restricted zone. 80% inventory of the hotel is renovated and brand new. The Taj Palace boasts of 10 halls and 02 open spaces served as the venues for its Banquets and Conferences. Other facilities at the hotel are wireless (Wi-Fi) internet access, 24-hour room service, express laundry/dry cleaning, travel assistance, car hire service, swimming pool, fitness centre, beauty salon, currency exchange, fully equipped business centre with video-conferencing, workstations, laptops on hire, secretarial services and meeting rooms. To look after your business needs promptly and efficiently, the hotel has a fully equipped business centre with an office and 3 meeting rooms. The hotel is security cleared by the Ministry of External Affairs, Diplomatic Missions and other Important Government Bodies.
• 7 Superior Rooms
• 127 Deluxe Rooms
• 103 Luxury Rooms
• 126 Taj Club Rooms
• 8 Executives Suites
• 22 Taj Club Executive Suites
• 6 Luxury Suites
• 2 Grand Luxury Suites
• 1 Presidential Suite
• 1 The Tata Suite
Rooms offer a breathtaking view of the ridge, a lush expanse of trees or a refreshing view of the swimming pool.
Restaurants & bars
• Blue Ginger
Winner of the Times Food Guide 2014 award for Best Vietnamese Restaurant in Delhi. Blue Ginger is a perfect place to enjoy the ultra-fresh flavors of Vietnamese cooking by International Vietnamese Chefs- Chef Chau Tan Hai and Chef Dao Thi Bich. Visually stunning in every way, Blue Ginger is all set to make an everlasting impression on the global palate. In bringing Blue Ginger to the capital, The Taj has once again, reinforced its reputation for introducing novel food concepts to Delhi.
• The Blue Bar
Blue Bar with its international look, feel and contemporary cutting-edge design brings the best to Delhizens. It offers a unique ambience, be it indoors or outdoors. Indoor, guests can view ripples of over the curtains. It is located along the perimeter of the hotel, facing the lush central garden and pool. The design and element have an ascent of Bohemian art. The oxblood red upholstery sits on metallic black carpeting. A special feature of transparent concrete is constructed at the bar top. The black Luccon top looks solid in the daylight, but as the night falls, millions of fibre-optic threads allow light to pass through the stone and onto your drink placed on the bar.
Orient Express – The Orient Express at the Taj Palace Hotel captures the mystique of the legendary train the Orient Express that has been traversing Europe for over a century. Transporting in regal splendor diplomats and duchesses, comment and courtesans, private eyes and spies. In fact, The Orient Express has carved a place for itself in literature, playing an important role in such works as Agatha Christie’s “Murder on the Orient Express” and Ian Fleming’s “From Russia with Love”. The four-course menu is inspired by the cuisines of the countries it passes through and takes you through an interesting and exciting route, offering you a delectable choice of hors-d’oeuvres, savoury entrees, symphonies de sorbets and an enticing spread of desserts.
• Masala Art
To relish authentic North Indian cuisine in an international outfit, visit Masala Art, the latest addition to the Taj Palace, New Delhi. The rookie in the ranks is up to the brim with innovations to give you a dining experience that’s simply unmatched. The unique grinding machines whip up fresh Masalas for each meal, adding spice to your feasting. A glass of fresh sugarcane juice compliments the cuisine, giving that unmistakable traditional touch. Talking of ingenuity, here you can actually see your meals being cooked by the chef at a live counter and interact with him.
• Capital Kitchen
Capital Kitchen’s culinary concept is based on the central theme of comfort food. The menu is set to invoke a sense of nostalgia by serving dishes reminiscent of the years gone by. Our chef’s culinary skill will be showcased through a series of live cooking stations offering Indian, European and Asian Cuisines. The interactive cooking stations will provide an interesting dining experience as it affords our guests the opportunity of imbibing a skill or two from our master chefs. Experience a completely rejuvenated culinary journey of flavorful recipes and fresh produce at the most contemporary kitchen of the capital.
• The Tea Lounge
Tea Lounge at the Lobby, which offers an exhaustive array of fine single estate coffee’s and designer’s teas cold beverages as also savories and small bites including open sandwiches and confectionaries and an exquisite dessert selection – ideal for tête à tête.
Alfresco seats you under the open sky overlooking the putting green and the pool with candlelit tables and the food being grilled under the stars; this is a magical experience even for the discerning gourmand. An extensive and exclusive wine list, cognacs and cigars on offer at Alfresco, complete this wonderful meal experience.
• Spicy Duck
Spicy Duck embodies the essence of the sub-regions of Sichuan & Canton province in China taking us through a journey of flavors and ethos of authentic Chinese cuisine. It re-defines Chinese with a real focus on the authenticity of its cuisine blending contemporary, modern and contemplative in nature. The food inspiration comes from authentic Chinese flavors, recipes & ingredients sourced from the country of origin. Experience a unique culinary journey full of genuine Chinese traditions in the heart of the capital
The Fitness Centre facilities include a 24hrs. Operational gymnasium providing cardio and strengths workouts, a swimming pool, beauty salon for men and women, Jacuzzi, steam, chilled shower, massage therapy and fully equipped locker rooms.
Fitness Equipment and Other features:
• Cross Trainers
• Multi Gym
• Free Weights
• Swiss / Gym Balls
• Putting Greens
Corporate and celebration events
• HT LEADERSHIP SUMMIT
• IDFC – FINANCE
• DELHI COUTURE WEEK
• BRICS SUMMIT
• ASEAN SUMMIT
• WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM
• HT LEADERSHIP
Hotel & Restaurants Awards
• Awarded Worlds Best Business Hotels- Travel+Leisure USA Readers Poll 2013
• Awarded Worlds Best for Service – Travel+Leisure USA Readers Poll 2013
• Awarded ASEAN Summit Hotel- Heads of States Summit 2012
• Top 10 hotels in India – Conde Nast traveller USA Reader’s Choice Awards 2012
• Taj Palace, New Delhi has been awarded the Best City Hotel in New Delhi- TTG Travels Awards 2012
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