The Oberoi Grand

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Why we like it

  • Historical property located in the heart of Kolkata and just steps from bustling markets
  • Colonial architecture throughout
  • Spacious rooms with choice of city or garden view
  • Wonderful swimming pool and spa facilities

A&K FavouriteExclusive to A&K clients

  • Traditional aarti and tikka welcome
  • Complimentary yoga session
  • One complimentary dinner during a minimum three night stay
  • Complimentary 30 minute spa treatment when staying a minimum of six nights at any Oberoi Resort

*Terms and conditions apply, speak to a travel consultant for more information

Guest Testimonial

We were delighted with Lynne Cooke. She was efficient, friendly and mostly took note of what we wanted and did her best to accommodate our request. She always replied to all our emails and phone calls promptly.

- KB, London



Dating back to the 1880s, The Oberoi Grand, was known as the 'Grand Dame' of Kolkata. Throughout the property the colonial influences remain with chandeliers illuminating the ornate corridors and British-style street lamps around the swimming pool. Its central gardens in colonial times would be transformed into a dance floor or ice rink during the lavish parties that were held here. From the rooms there is a choice of looking out onto Kolkta's bustling markets or into the tranquil gardens. After a busy day sightseeing, relax in the Chowringhee Bar where jazz is still played as it has done for centuries.


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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.

Fly to

Delhi/Chennai/Mumbai/Bangalore

flying time

8 hours 20 minutes non-stop

time difference

GMT +5 1/2 hours

Visas

Required for UK passport holders

Health Requirements

Yellow fever certificate if arriving from an endemic area

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