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The Imperial Hotel

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1 Janpath, New Delhi 110001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
34 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Very stylish and classic hotel. Rooms are nice and bridge unless more similar style hotels which tend to have dark rooms. The swimming pool and resturants are worth to spend time to visit. The countless photos in the hotel just like a gallery. There is a shopping mall oppositive the road so you can do the shopping without worry about... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
43 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We did not spend a lot of time at the hotel but during our brief stay we were very impressed ih the hotel. It's very grand and palatial like many hotels in India.the service was excellent and in the foyer it has a huge Chanel shop if you like those sort of things.like most of the large chains in India... More 

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I'm glad that we succeeded in creating a memorable stay experience for you and we are delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An old building with some wonderful features well located for easy access to the main tourist sites. We stayed for four nights in a Heritage room which was spacious and with a lot of charm and character. Given the standard of room it was slightly annoying that they charged for internet access (about £10 per day). They offer a standard... More 

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I have noted that your high tea experience didn't leave a nice impression. I apologize for the inconvenience and assure you that it may have been an exception as we constantly get good feedback for high tea along with appreciation for reasonable pricing... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
68 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel was opened in 1931, designed in mix of Victorian and colonial architecture with a hint of Art Deco, as New Delhi's first luxurious hotel. It now sits as a quiet refuge amongst the hustle & bustle of New Delhi, nice gardens & a beautiful palm lined driveway. We were booked into a heritage room on the 3rd floor.... More 

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I'm glad that we succeeded in creating a memorable stay experience for you and we are delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming... More 

Sydney
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is an amazing property...the history, the ambience, the staff create a unique and unforgettable experience. It has to be lived in to be appreciated. We had 3 days-a taste, but there should be so much more-you just have to go:)

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I'm glad that we succeeded in creating a memorable stay experience for you and we are delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Faultless rooms and facilities, service & food in this tranquil yet central retreat from the city. Interesting architectural mix of Victorian & Art Deco plus often overlooked art collection. Thoroughly recommended & worth every penny.

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I'm glad that we succeeded in creating a memorable stay experience for you and we are delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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121 reviews 121 reviews
71 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for three nights with some friends. It was our first trip to Delhi/ first stop on our trip to India. Overall, it was excellent. I loved the formal luxury of the place. Flowers everywhere, marble, and the decor and design of the hotel really harkened back to another time.The grounds were immaculate. Loved having drinks overlooking the... More 

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I'm glad that we succeeded in creating a memorable stay experience for you and we are delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. The additional feedback mentioned will be used to enhance... More 

San Francisco, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you come to Delhi with any frequency you will inevitably end up staying here if you're looking for this class of hotel. Make sure to participate in the afternoon snack buffet in the Atrium as it's worth it just to relax in this space. CP is a short walk as are a number of other worthwhile visits.

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I'm glad that we succeeded in creating a memorable stay experience for you and we are delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming... More 

Boston, MA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Imperial is a class of its kind. Beautiful in every aspect from decor to comfort to food. Perfect hotel if one can afford it! And the location is unbeatable in the middle of Connaught place. Swimming pool area is very calm and serene. The service is exceptional with everyone working there greeting you with a smile at all times.... More 

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time out to write about your wonderful experience at The Imperial. I'm glad that we succeeded in creating a memorable stay experience for you and we are delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. I would like to mention that the cover charges... More 

2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the Imperial for 6 weeks in 2012 andI stayed down there again last weekend. These are the differences I noted. 1) we had coffee in the atrium at close to $10 (Canadian equivalent) for 2. 2 years ago, we received cookies with our outrageously expensive coffee. This time, nothing. 2) check out time was 12 noon. We... More 

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VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to New Delhi. I regret the inconvenience caused during your stay and would like to offer my deepest apologies for the same. May I request you to contact us directly on quality@theimperialindia.com with more details regarding your stay dates and the name you booked under as... More 

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