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The Imperial Hotel

5.0 of 5 1 Janpath, New Delhi 110001, India
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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Everything about this hotel surpassed our expectations. The staff were attentive, particularly our room cleaner, who could not do enough for us. The room was very comfortable, and the hotel itself is like an art gallery, with the passages and rooms lined with artwork, mostly lithographs. I could have spent hours looking at these, if I had had the time.... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A lovely hotel with great rooms in a wonderful location. However the quality of food and service are not up to the same level. And certainly not anywhere near the Taj or Oberoi groups. I think if this is your first hotel on your India itinerary then you will be pleased but otherwise you will leave disappointed.

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london, england
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed here several times before and return because we love the intimacy and icon atmosphere. As you enter there are always the guards with their officious salutes and then you step into the lobby with its fantastic flowers and smell of jasmine. We stay in an Art Deco suite – the reason being is that it has extra... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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66 reviews 66 reviews
13 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After a sad visit to the Taj Mahal Palace hotel in Mumbai, we were hoping that our choice of the Imperial would not disappoint in our quest for luxury hotels in India. It did not! We had a very nice visit here for 3 nights, including New Years Eve. The buffet breakfast was excellent. Great service, and a nice choice... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a luxurious low rise historical hotel renovated to a modern standard. I really loved it as there were essential oil burners everywhere with thoughtful touches in the rooms such as lint collectors and fresh flowers everywhere. The upholstery everywhere was spotless. The pool area and spa centre with complimentary yoga classes was fantastic and it even has a... 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 am delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. It’s an honor to be your preferred choice in New... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
65 hotel reviews
195 helpful votes 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an heritage suite. Not a good choice of rooms. It was very dark and the actual bedroom very small. The living room had an extra bed and was OK. In retrospect we may have been better to take two standard rooms. The food was OK but not great. The service was either exceptional or poor. The hotel interior... 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 your feedback. We are apologetic for the inconvenience and have noted your preferences. We do hope that we get another opportunity to showcase our hospitality. Thank you once again. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Warm regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hailed as a Raj era relic, the hotel has been modernised out the period. It is very luxurious; restaurant and housekeeping staff fantastic. Our room was beautiful. But in a hotel of this quality they actually charge for Wi-Fi - 800INR for 24 hours. How petty and insulting is that, when in almost every boutique or small town hotel it... 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 experience at The Imperial. I'm delighted to note your appreciation for the luxurious ambience and cleanliness of the hotel. However, I have noted your disappointment with regards to the Wi-Fi charge. We offer various packages that include internet as part of the room rate. Please feel free to... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
37 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great stay at the Imperial. Large room, great service, and a wonderful old world atmosphere! The building was gorgeous, and each restaurant was special. Nice breakfasts, lots of choice, though dinner in any other hotel restaurant was very expensive, and there are other choices in the city. Overall we loved our stay, and would recommend this hotel... 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 am delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. It’s an honor to be your preferred choice in New... More 

Philadelphia, PA
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96 reviews 96 reviews
41 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed 3 nights at the Imperial Hotel in New Delhi. Our room was large, with no view, small windows, but quiet. It was unusually cold when we were in Delhi, our room had no heat, the hotel provided a portable heater to keep the room warm. The furniture in our room was not very stylish or... 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 am delighted by your kind acknowledgement of the same. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. We have noted the additional feedback and will take the... More 

New York City, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a lovely stay at The Imperial - it was quite a respite from the hectic Delhi We have a huge room and was very clean - however note - courtyard view means it is an internal view of the hotel so quite possible not to see daylight for hours and the internal echo of noise through the hotel... 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. Your positive comments are a great motivation for the team. We have noted your concerns and additional feedback and will ensure that we strive for higher satisfaction levels. I hope... More 

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Address: 1 Janpath, New Delhi 110001, India
Location: India > National Capital Territory of Delhi > New Delhi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Imperial Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 233
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Also Known As:
Imperial Hotel New Delhi
Imperial New Delhi
Imperial Hotel Delhi
Hotel Imperial
The Imperial Palace Hotel
Grand Imperial Hotel
The Imperial New Delhi
The Imperial Hotel Delhi
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in New Delhi
#3 Luxury Hotel in New Delhi
#3 Business Hotel in New Delhi
#4 Romantic Hotel in New Delhi
#5 Family Hotel in New Delhi

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