If, like Coco Chanel, you think that “luxury must be comfortable, otherwise it is not luxury”, then our list of the 4 best luxury hotels in Hyderabad will certainly exceed your expectations. In fact, all the hotels on display below are almost over the top regarding comfort and style.
The most popular five-star Hyderabad hotels listed below have been selected according the following facts: firstly, they really are the most booked high-end accommodation choices in Hyderabad; secondly, the quality of their rooms, facilities and service is top-of-the-range. The positive point for you is that, due to the average standard of living in India, their rates make them very affordable, when compared to similar establishments in Europe or USA. Don’t miss a chance to indulge yourself by booking one of them for your next trip to Hyderabad!
Located in the business district of HITEC City and overlooking the Durgam Lake, ITC Kohenur offers a priceless stay experience. The design elements of the hotel are inspired by the Koh-i-Noor–the famed jewel and features a crystal-clear glass facade in the lobby, cut glass chandeliers, and local arts of bidri and zardozi everywhere, The 271 rooms, suites, and service apartments are some of the largest and most premium in the city. There are six distinct dining experiences on offer including the Dum Pukht Begum’s that serve authentic flavours of India; Ottimo that serves homely Italian; and two bars-the Peacock Bar and Skypoint.
Address: Hyderabad Knowledge City, Madhapur (HITEC City); starts from ₹15,000/US$210; itchotels.in
Taj Falaknuma Palace
Experience royal grandeur in all its glory at this former palace of the Nizam of Hyderabad. Perched 2,000 feet above the city, the Taj Falaknuma Palace serves uber luxury with a dose of regal nostalgia. Arrive at the doors in a horse-drawn carriage, let the palace butlers treat you like royalty, enjoy an indulgent stay in one of their 60 rooms and suites beautifully refurbished by the Nizam’s Turkish wife, and take numerous gastronomic journeys at its many dining outposts! Try Adaa for luscious Indian fare in a finedining setup, Celeste for global cuisine, and Gol Bungalow for a regal dinner. The treatments at the in-house Jiva Spa are rooted in the traditional Indian wellness philosophy. Guided tours to the art, culture, and shopping destinations in the city are also arranged by the hotel.
Address: Engine Bowli, Falaknuma; starts from ₹40,000/US$560; tajhotels.com
Park Hyatt Hyderabad
Located in the upscale area of Banjara Hills, Park Hyatt Hyderabad offers unique architectural features and an attentive service, Stunning art and exquisite sculptures adorn the lobby, while its 185 rooms and 24 suites are spacious and stylishly designed. This is also the first luxury business hotel in the city to offer 41 fully-serviced luxury apartments, with 24-hour concierge, a private butler, and all modern amenities. The hotel offers one of the finest buffets-at The Dining Room, While Rika does Modern Asian, Tre-Forni serves homestyle Italian over an extensive list of Italian aperitifs, cocktails, and wines, A temperature controlled pool with cosy cabanas, a lavish spa, and curated tours on request are other facilities available here.
Address: Road 2, Banjara Hills; starts from ₹8.300/US$116; hyatt.com
Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre
Conveniently located adjacent to the Hyderabad international Convention Centre and next to HITEC City, this contemporary business hotel sprawls across 15 acres of manicured lawns and features 288 plush rooms. Its close proximity to IT and pharma giants, while being adjacent to India’s most trusted MICE venue, makes it a preferred stay for business travellers. It’s also ideal for anyone who wishes to experience the bustle of the metropolis and then retreat to a peaceful haven, Food Exchange is a casual multi-cuisine dining destination, while La Cantina serves authentic Pan Asian in a beautiful al fresco setting. Enjoy a tipple at The Bar and a parnpering session at the spa to round off a day of business or sightseeing,
Address: Novotel & HICC Complex, PO Bag 1101, Cyberabad; starts from ₹6,500/US$91; novotelhyderabad.com