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The Imperial Hotel

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed July 27, 2014

The Imperial is located very close to the city center. The building is quite impressive and a lot has already been said about its Indian touch! Let me give you a feel of what you can expect. In terms of efficiency at the desk, there...More

Thank zelal25
Response from VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial HotelResponded August 1, 2014

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I am glad that you had a comfortable stay. I have noted the additional feedback shared by you and offer my apologies for the inconvenience. I assure you that the concerns will be addressed with utmost priority. Thank...More

Reviewed July 27, 2014

Firstly I was astounded by this hotel, it captures the old charm however it was a brief visit. Before we returned home we spent 3 days at the hotel and the cracks began to appear. 5* opulence of the rooms was greatly appreciated but the...More

Thank Lynne2908
Response from VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial HotelResponded August 1, 2014

Dear Guest, Thank you for your compliments on the stunning property and ambience. I have noted the additional feedback reported by you and shall look into the same with extreme vigilance as none of the incidents mentioned depict the Imperial standards. Please accept my sincere...More

Reviewed July 27, 2014

We selected the Imperial to end a 3 week journey thru the Indian Himalayas and we enjoyed each single second of our stay. From the airport pickup, the warm and extraordinary welcome to all hotel facilities our stay was simple perfect. The central location makes...More

Thank Roman J
Response from VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial HotelResponded July 29, 2014

Dear Guest, Thank you for your compliments on the facilities & service. I have also noted your feedback on the wonderful & caring staff and excellent location of the property. Its a pleasure to note that you had a perfect stay and consider us your...More

Reviewed July 25, 2014

Having stayed here a number of times on trips to India it's the only place to stay for my needs. With all the amenities from multiple restaurants, some shopping, and a full service spa everything is on the grounds. The food is always great and...More

Thank cbegley54
Response from VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial HotelResponded July 29, 2014

Dear Guest, Thank you for your compliments on our facilities & service. Your positive comments for our wonderful team members will be a great motivation for them. Its a pleasure to note that you had a perfect stay with us and that you always consider...More

Reviewed July 24, 2014

We have had a most enjoyable introduction to India thanks to the staff and the style of this lovely hotel. There are wonderful inexpensive restaurants with hundreds of metres, delightful shopping, and fascinating walks to attractions from previous centuries. Slightly disappointed with Wi-fi cost. Would...More

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Response from VWanchoo, Sr. Exec. Vice President & General Manager at The Imperial HotelResponded July 29, 2014

Dear Guest, Thank you for your compliments on the central location & helpful staff. I have noted your disappointment with the Wi-Fi cost and would suggest you to go for a room rate inclusive of the internet on your next visit. Please feel free to...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Spa
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Pool
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$227 - $679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Romantic Hotel in New Delhi
#8 Business Hotel in New Delhi
#8 Spa Hotel in New Delhi
#11 Luxury Hotel in New Delhi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$227 - $679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Romantic Hotel in New Delhi
#8 Business Hotel in New Delhi
#8 Spa Hotel in New Delhi
#11 Luxury Hotel in New Delhi
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Connaught Place/Janpath
Connaught Place, the heart of New Delhi, is one of the
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and business centers in
the Capital. The sprawling horseshoe-shaped
circular
heritage market is a white dot in the green
city, filled with shops, art & handloom
emporiums,
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Tourist186220
October 21, 2017|
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Response from Mel1Sydney | Reviewed this property |
The Italian was fairly reasonably prices, for such a great hotel. We also drank Sula brand wine all through India. The wines in India are shocking and if you can get a foreign wine it's crazy $$. Sula was drinkable (and we... More
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Alan B
June 20, 2017|
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Response from VWanchoo | Property representative |
Dear Guest, We do not discriminate between our guests and all are welcome to use our facilities! Best regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. VP & GM
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April 24, 2017|
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Response from VWanchoo | Property representative |
Dear Guest, The recent law introduced doesn't affect The Imperial and we continue to serve alcohol in bars and room. We look forward to welcoming you. Warm regards, Vijay Wanchoo Sr. Exec. VP & Gm
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"Room facing the lawns and away from the elevators."
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