Arriving at The Imperial
The Swimming Pool
1911 Verandah Lounge
The Spice Route Courtyard
The Atrium Tea Lounge
San Gimignano Restaurant
Grand Heritage Room
The Imperial, New Delhi, India
Luxury, sophisticated colonial style hotel perfectly located for exploring Delhi
Rooms from around £160 per night and available as part of a luxury tailor-made tour created for you by our India specialists
Built in 1931, The Imperial is a New Delhi landmark, known for its contemporary colonial style and Art Deco highlights. Located close to Connaught Place, it's perfectly located for sightseeing and shopping, and ideal for guests who appreciate history, luxury, extensive facilities, impeccable service and a charmingly formal air.
After a successful renovation, The Imperial now has 235 rooms and suites. All are spacious with high ceiling and décor themed around the building's own contrasting architectural styles.Rooms feature king size beds with French linen, beautiful marble baths with hand showers, Fragonard bathroom amenities, Bang & Olufsen TV and DVD player, plus high speed WiFi.
Activities & Experiences
Our expert guides can take you on private guided tours of the city or you can venture forth to explore yourself. We recommend visiting the Red Fort (1638) and the Jama Masjid (1656) - both built by Emperor Shah Jahan, who also built the Taj Mahal. Not forgetting Chandni Chowk, one of the city's oldest markets, Raj Ghat, Humayun’s Tomb (an elegant example of early Mughal architecture) and the war memorial arch of India Gate.
Facilities & Services
Swimming pool, spa, yoga studio, fitness studio, a chic shopping arcade and a large choice of bars and restaurants. The Spice Route is an award winning restaurant serving South-East Asian cuisine, whilst the 1911 Restaurant & Bar offers international cuisine and San Gimignano is The Imperial's specialty Italian restaurant.
The spa is a real highlight - the perfect way to rid yourself of long-haul fatigue, offering Ayurvedic treatments along with a more traditional menu.
Weather & Seasons
The best months to visit are from October to March when the weather is pleasant and cool.
9 hour direct flight from London to Delhi, followed by a 30 minute transfer.
Haveli Dharampura - Delhi's most authentic and characterful boutique hideaway
The Imperial features in our 9 night Tailor-Made Tour of Delhi, Agra and Rajasthan
Our India specialists can tailor-make the perfect tour of Rajasthan and further afield for you that could include:
Oberoi Amarvilas - the ultimate choice when visiting the Taj Mahal
Rajmahal Palace Jaipur - luxury boutique hideaway
Suryagar - desert hideaway just outside the golden city of Jaisalmer
Raas Jodhpur - the chicest address in town
Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur - for opulent luxury and first class service
Sher Bagh for tiger safari and leopard spotting at Jawai Leopard Camp
Time to Get in Touch?
Please call us on 0203 019 3722 or simply send us an email outlining your requirements.