The Taj Bengal, Kolkata
Category: 5 Star
Taj Bengal is one of the oldest yet happening hotels in Kolkata. Silver screen celebs, sportspersons, diplomats, politicians, Taj boasts of global guests from diverse genres. Located close to tourists hubs like Alipore Zoological Gardens, Horticulture Gradens and National Library, Victoria Memorial, white Taj is an important landmark of Calcutta. Modern decor, a fusion of traditional and contemporary architecture, antiques, stone and marble interiors add an imperial feel.
27kms from the International Airport
25kms from Railway Station
34B, Belvedere Road
Alipore - 700 027
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Rooms: 229, Suites:11
The centrally air-conditioned rooms and suites are refurbished with fascinating furnishings, handpicked paintings, ethnic hand-tufted rugs on floors of teakwood. Italian, marble and granite tiles have been used to give bathrooms a classy look. The accommodation reminds guests of colonial heritage and have been classified into:
Taj Club Room
Grand Luxury Suite
Glass shower cubicles in bathrooms
Taj serves mouthwatering Indian and global dishes cooked by renowned chefs.
The Hub - This multi-cuisine restaurant specializes in Italian delicacies- pizza, focaccia, pasta and Panninis. Sunday brunch with champagne is an all time favorite. Tourists can also savor Continental and Indian dishes here.
Sonargaon - Indian cuisines are a rage here with emphasis on signature Bengali dishes. An ethnic ambiance with Indian music will enhance your food cravings. Punjabi and food from Northwest India are also served here.
Chinoiserie - This is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Calcutta housed inside Taj Bengal.
The Chambers - Specialized in European and Continental dishes, Chambers is reserved for hotel residents only.
The Junction - This is the main bar serving a plethora of cocktails, finest liquor, exotic wines, martinis. A live band sets in the right mood to relax and unwind.
The Promenade Lounge - Revered for a large variety of tea and coffee, guests can also binge on chocolates while watching live painting by city artists.
La Patisserie And Deli - Enjoy freshly baked breads, cakes, pastries and desserts here.
Grill By The Pool - Live instrumental music by poolside sets in the perfect mood for romantic dinner beside blue waters.
Souk - Culinary delights from Greece, Morocco, Turkey, Egypt and Eastern Mediterranean countries are served here in a sophisticated yet bustling ambiance.
Golfing and horse riding at a private club nearby
Taj Bengal has 8 indoor and outdoor halls to facilitate business meets with a seating capacity of 800.