Taj Bengal Hotel, Kolkata
Taj Bengal, a city landmark in downtown Kolkata, is within walking distance of the Victoria Memorial, the National Library and other attractions. The hotel offers 229 centrally air-conditioned luxurious rooms including 28 suites.
World Discovery prices are based on Deluxe Rooms (pictured below), with a choice of interior between modern wooden floors or classic carpets. All rooms in this category are equipped with a 2 line phone, a mini bar, personal tea/coffee maker, electronic safe, wireless high speed internet and sound proof windows. Upgrades are available to higher category rooms and suites.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
There is a wide range of restaurants and bars in the hotel. It is advisable to make your table reservations in advance, when possible, as the restaurants are often heavily booked.
The Hub: open 24 hours a day and voted 'Best All Day Dining Restaurant of Kolkata' by Times Food Guide, this popular restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine. Pizzas, pastas, panninis and focaccia are the signature dishes but guests can choose from any number of Continental and Indian specialties with several more international favourites.
Sonargaon: the hotel's Indian restaurant, with a show kitchen and traditional Indian music, offering delicacies from regions of Northwest India, the Punjab and Bengal.
Chinoiserie (pictured left): Kolkata's finest Chinese restaurant offers you a wide range of Schezuan and Cantonese dishes prepared by Master Chef Lian in an ambience that reflects the aesthetic beauty of the East.
The Chambers: a fine dining restaurant serving contemporary Continental and European
cuisine, this is an exclusive club reserved for Chambers'
members and hotel residents only, providing an efficient yet restful
environment for business guests. Entry is for guest 21 years and over.
The Junction: the hotel's main bar, a cosy spot to rendezvous for a delicious cocktail. A live band adds to the ambience. Also serves snacks.
The Lounge: offers a fine collection of teas and coffees and offers daily high tea.
La Patisserie: offers an aromatic selection of pastries and breads freshly prepared every day at the hotel's own bakery.
Poolside Grill: offers a refreshing combination of dishes that are even more delightful when enjoyed in the lush, outdoor setting.
The Souk: celebrates the finest courses in Eastern Mediterranean cuisine. Enjoy an array of kebabs falafel, mezzes, pastillas and tagines or perhaps some hidden culinary secrets of Crete, Athens, and Dodecanese region.
TAJ SPA & SALON
Blending ancient Indian wisdom with contemporary therapies, the Taj Spa & Salon offers the best in Indian rejuvenation therapies ranging from Indian aromatherapy massages, time-honored Indian treatments, body scrubs and wraps. The spa experiences are offered by trained experts, using exclusive natural products in a fresh and harmonious setting. Signature Taj Spa experiences bring guests the essence of traditional royal wellness and therapeutic experiences.