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Gurgaon, also known as Gurugram, is a city located just southwest of New Delhi, the capital of India, in the northern Indian state of Haryana. Gurgaon is situated near the Delhi-Haryana border and is part of the National Capital Region (NCR) of India. It is India’s 56th largest city in terms of population. However, Gurgaon is 8th largest Indian city in terms of wealth. Gurgaon serves as the headquarters of many of India’s largest companies, is home to thousands of startup companies and has local offices for more than 250 Fortune 500 companies. Due to the presence of so many multinational companies’ headquarters, the city has attracted hotels from most of the hospitality chains including Marriott, Leela, Taj and Oberoi. Let’s take a look at the Top 10 5 star hotels in Gurgaon.
10. Courtyard by Marriott Gurgaon Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott Gurgaon Downtown is centrally located in the city centre hub. The hotel consists of 198 rooms and suites are beautifully appointed. The property houses two dining options – Downtown Kitchen & Bar and Courtyard Grill which is a seasonal outlet. The hotel houses a spa, an outdoor swimming pool, business centre and a fitness centre.
Hotel Website: Courtyard by Marriott Gurgaon Downtown
9. Crowne Plaza Today Gurgaon, an IHG Hotel
Crowne Plaza Today Gurgaon, an IHG Hotel, is located on National Highway 8 opposite signature towers. The 234 rooms and suites are well appointed with the base rooms starting at 36 square meters. Café G offers an international menu and buffets. WildFire Restaurant, a multi award winning restaurant serves Brazilian specialties. Drinks are available at the 24-hour Connections Bar & Lounge. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre, a beauty salon, business centre and a Spa.
Hotel Website: Crowne Plaza Today Gurgaon, an IHG Hotel
8. Le Méridien, Gurgaon
Le Méridien Gurgaon is strategically located near Global Business Park and DLF Cyber City. The hotel consists of 285 meticulously appointed rooms and 21 suites. Some also look out onto the awe-inspiring Aravalli Hills that lie beyond the hotel. An all day dining multi-cuisine restaurant, Latest Recipe with 5 live stations & a specialty Italian Cuisine restaurant – Bella Cucina is located at the lobby/hub level. The hotel features of a unique café by the day and bar by the night concept known as The Longitude Bar. An outdoor temperature controlled swimming pool with a stunning green view, a fitness centre and a business centre are present at the property. Art District 13 is the art gallery that offers complimentary entry to all the guests of the property.
Hotel Website: Le Méridien, Gurgaon
7. Taj City Centre, Gurgaon
Taj City Centre, Gurgaon is set in the heart of the India’s financial and technological ‘millennium’ city. Singapore-based Warner Wong Design’s urbane aesthetic reflects in the imposing glass and granite façade with latticed Indian accents and locally-inspired motifs. The hotel’s 208 rooms and suites offer city or pool views. Delicious all-day dining is available at Culina 44 which serves European, Mediterranean and Asian dishes along with regional Indian specialties. The legendary Thai Pavilion offers authentic Thai cuisine and delectable finger food with a wide selection of beverages can be enjoyed at Tease – terrace bar and lounge. Freshly baked cakes, desserts and savories are offered at La Patisserie. Guests can relax by the pool, maintain their exercise regimen at the 24-hour fitness centre, meet at the business centre or take a relaxing spa treatment at the Jiva Spa.
Hotel Website: Taj City Centre, Gurgaon
6. Hyatt Regency, Gurgaon
Hyatt Regency, Gurgaon, is strategically located in the rapidly expanding corporate and residential hub of India off the Delhi-Jaipur National Highway 8 and is one of the largest five star convention hotel in Gurgaon. The hotel consists of 451 well-appointed rooms and 37 suites that have floor-to-ceiling windows. Dining options include a multi-cuisine restaurant Kitchen District, award winning Indian specialty restauran : Lavana. An eclectic collection of spirits, wines and other beverages are available at The Long Bar while snacks and pastries are available at The Lounge. A 24-hour gun, an outdoor swimming pool, Shvasa Spa and a business centre are some of the facilities available at the hotel.
Hotel Website: Hyatt Regency, Gurgaon
5. Trident, Gurgaon
Designed by Thai architect, Lek Bunag, Trident, Gurgaon is low-rise and spread over 7 acres. The hotel blends the natural elements and luxury of space, water and light into its design. You will also find influences of Moroccan, Mughal and Rajasthani style in its architecture. It has 136 rooms and suites offering garden or pool views. Cilantro offers a menu of Italian, Mediterranean and South East Asian dishes, while Indian specialties can be enjoyed at Saffron. Japanese dishes are served at Konomi. A variety of alcoholic beverages are available at The Bar and Pool Bar. An outdoor swimming pool, Trident Spa, a fitness centre, a beauty salon and a business centre are present at the hotel.
Hotel Website: Trident, Gurgaon
4. ITC Grand Bharat, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Gurgaon
ITC Grand Bharat, set amidst the ancient Aravalli Range, is a tribute to 5,000 years of unbroken civilisation. The expansive 300 acre retreat expresses inspiration through an architectural blend of ancient, medieval and modern Indian influences. The property consists of 100 guest suites and 4 presidential villas. Guests can head to Aravalli Pavilion to relish multi-cuisine delights, Al-fresco fine dining can be enjoyed at Verandah and connoisseur of European classics can head to The India Room. Breakfast can be had at the poolside Apas Promenade. Inspired from the national bird of India, Peacock Bar serves varieties of mixes and cocktails from across the world. Kaya Kalp Spa and wellness centre, an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre, multiple event spaces and 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course are present at the hotel.
Hotel Website: ITC Grand Bharat, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Gurgaon
ITC Grand Bharat, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Gurgaon also features in my Top 10 list of 5 star ITC Hotels and Resorts in India.
3. The Westin, Gurgaon
The Westin Gurgaon is strategically located on MG Road in the heart of the millennium city. The hotel’s distinct architectural design reflects clutter free spaces laying strong emphasis on openness, natural lighting; reinforcing environmental friendly practices. The property consists of 313 rooms and suites that offer either a city view or a pool view. EEST features a large dining area with a private sushi bar, private dining rooms and a tea bar. It serves a menu of various Asian delights. Mix Lounge and Bar offers afternoon tea, evening cocktails and light snacks. Seasonal Tastes, an all-day dining restaurant has a buffet and a menu with Indian and international options. Prego, Daily Treats and Splash also offer unique food and beverage experiences. Facilities at The Westin Gurgaon include Heavenly Spa, which offers a menu of relaxing treatments, Westin Workout Fitness Studio, an outdoor swimming pool in the middle of a landscaped garden and a 24-hour business centre.
Hotel Website: The Westin, Gurgaon
2. The Leela Ambience Gurgaon Hotel and Residences
Just beside Ambiance Mall, The Leela Ambience Hotel & Residences, Gurgaon is located along the fringe of Gurgaon/Delhi NCR (National Capital Region) in Haryana. The hotel consists of 227 Deluxe/Premier rooms, 67 Royal Club rooms, 29 suites and 89 Residences (One/Two/Three bedrooms) offering views of the city or the sprawling greenery of the Rajokri Greens. International cuisines are served at Spectra Restaurant, an all-day dining restaurant. Other dining options include Diya North Indian Restaurant. Drinks are available at Rubicon Whiskey Bar. Zanotta has an interactive kitchen that serves Italian delights. Handcrafted cakes and confectioneries can be enjoyed at The Leela Patisserie. A variety of delights and drinks can be enjoyed at the Skydeck Lounge. Guests can unwind by the outdoor swimming pool, enjoy a spa treatment at award-winning Lavanya Spa, can exercise at the fitness center, arrange day trips at the tour desk or do manicures at the beauty salon.
Hotel Website: The Leela Ambience Gurgaon Hotel and Residences
1. The Oberoi, Gurgaon
The Oberoi, Gurgaon is a five star hotel, a nine acre urban sanctuary and a striking example of contemporary design. This hotel is the place where ocean of blue meets walls of green, and is topped off with a dazzling silver and glass jewel box. Floor to ceiling windows, high ceilings, natural light and elegant modern artworks define the 202 rooms and suites. Guests looking for a luxury dining experience can choose between a multi-cuisine restaurant: threesixtyone°, contemporary Indian fine dining space: Amaranta, Oberoi Patisserie, and Delicatessen, or relax and unwind with a nightcap in the Piano Bar and Cigar Lounge. The Oberoi Spa, an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre are present at the hotel. The hotel also offers chocolate making classes, Old Delhi rickshaw tours and Old Delhi food walk tours.
Hotel Website: The Oberoi, Gurgaon
The Oberoi, Gurgaon also features in my Top 10 list of 5 star Oberoi Hotels and Resorts in India.
Featured image by The Oberoi Gurgaon
If you think that I have missed any of the hotels present in Gurgaon that you think should be included in the list, let me know in the comments section below.