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Why we like it
- Superb location in the heart of Delhi
- A classic ambience with contemporary amenities
- The Claridges garden is an oasis of tranquillity away from the bustling city
- Excellent restaurant choices
- Relaxing pool area
Take a tapas meal at Sevilla Restaurant
Our driver Sonu was excellent. He more than anyone helped to make our visit comfortable. We had complete trust in him and it was helped by his excellent driving right throughout the journey- Delhi traffic or express highways. He was very courteous and thoughtful. We can't praise him enough!
- KB, London
The Claridges is an iconic landmark in the Lutyen's Delhi and has been since the early 1950s. Understated decor along with Indian furnishings create a great place to use as a base to explore Delhi. With 140 spacious rooms and suites to choose from, this hotel offers sumptuous accommodation. Some of the suites have a private balcony with views of the lush gardens or the pool.
There are multiple dining options depending on your mood. Jade serves authentic Chinese cuisine, Sevilla offers an innovative taste of the Mediterranean or alternatively you can delight your taste buds in the rustic Dhaba restaurant showcasing North Indian highway themed cuisine. Guests can take a dip in the outside pool to relax and escape the midday sun in the manicured gardens.
Best time to be there
From October to March the weather is refreshingly cool with minimal rainfall in most places. India's main festivals also take place during this time, such as the Pushkar Fair in Rajasthan, the Republic Day of India and Holi, the festival of colours.
8 hours 20 minutes non-stop
GMT +5 1/2 hours
Required for UK passport holders
Yellow fever certificate if arriving from an endemic area
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