Chosen as India’s best ‘Luxury Historical Hotel’ by World Luxury Hotel Awards 2015, The Imperial is an iconic property in Delhi's 5 star hotel category and the most distinguished address situated in the heart of the capital, reminiscent of the halcyon days of the Raj. A luxury hotel with an iconic and awe-inspiring heritage interwoven in colonial elegance, it dwells in its modern delivery of old-style class, magnificence and luxuries aplenty. Built in 1931 by Blomfield, one of Sir Edwin Lutyen’s associates and inaugurated by Lord Willingdon in 1936, it is New Delhi’s landmark Hotel, located on Janpath, the erstwhile Queensway. The Hotel is steps away from Connaught Place, the renowned shopping district and is very close to the city’s major attractions. The hotel is just a 30-minutes drive from the international airport.
An oasis of calm and comfort sums up the understated luxury of Lutyen’s masterpiece- The Imperial New Delhi. One approach down a drive flanked by tall king palm trees with immaculately dressed doormen waiting to greet. With its modern delivery of old-style class and luxuries aplenty wrapped in colonial elegance, The Imperial invites you to the halcyon days of the Raj when opulence was the order of the day. 235 elegant rooms and suites, the 24 king palms, the pillared verandahs, The Tea lounge, The Royal Ballroom and the verdant gardens at The Imperial have played host to some celebrated moments between the British and Indian aristocracy.
Awash in white, The Imperial is a unique blend of classic and contemporary having successfully preserved its historic aura, providing its guests a lifetime of memories. It is a marvelous mélange of Victorian, Colonial and Art deco styles in its interiors. The spacious high ceiling guest rooms, stunning crystal chandeliers, sparkling marble floors, large mahogany tables along with the impressive wealth of original 18th and 19th century art collection adorning the corridors of the hotel is a priceless heritage. It’s Presidential Suite spans over 3,000 Sq. feet, including spacious & luxurious dining and sitting areas, an expansive master bedroom and study. Fragonard amenities, a special program for single lady travelers- Eliza, breathtaking flower arrangements by renowned French Artists, all bring a touch of 21st century luxury to the impeccable Imperial experience.
Praise is lavish for cuisine at The Imperial, which offers eight places to dine or lounge—including award- winning South East Asian fare at The Spice Route to Tuscan Italian at San Gimignano, Pan Indian embracing the journey of Thomas and William Daniell at Daniell’s Tavern to world cuisine at 1911 and classic European cuisine at Nostalgia, 1911 Brasserie along with High tea at The Atrium. Two luxurious Bars -the 1911 Bar with more than 500 beverages and the Patiala Peg – The Royal Polo Bar along with La Baguette- a French Patisserie, make for a stellar dining experience at The Imperial. The award-winning Imperial Spa exclusively for resident guests at the hotel with its bespoke international and Ayurvedic rituals offer holistic environment, embedded in a breathtaking architecture, which is truly an ode to the world of wellness.Book Your Tour Now