Traveling in India can be exhausting. If jet lag and heat don’t get to you, long days of sightseeing and bustling around from city to city will surely do the trick. Before heading home, spend a weekend to detox from your trip at the Shangri-la’s Eros Hotel, New Delhi. A haven in the heart of the city, the hotel offers the utmost luxury in food, relaxation and play for the discerning traveler.
SNACK: Indian Street Food at Mr. Chai
For the foodie who prefers local street food in a modern setting, enjoy your favorite masaladar snacks and chai here. The high end setting is a fun twist to casual Indian street fare. It’s a great place to grab a bite in between shopping or have a friendly chat over tea. Open 24 hours, you can also feed your late night cravings when you want something quick and spicy.
STAY: The Pinnacle of Luxury at the Presidential Suite
For the the most opulent stay available, book the Presidential Suite. Featuring gorgeous city views, the suite also boasts a private dining room, kitchen, living room, sitting room, bar, dressing area and walk-in closet. The spacious bathroom features dual sinks, a jacuzzi and a shower big enough for two. While likely to be popular amongst celebrities, business tycoons, socialites and well-to-do travelers, you could also splurge and enjoy one of the best hotel stays of your life.
EAT: A Tradition of Exquisite Chinese Food
Shang Palace is a local favorite for high end Sichuan, Cantonese and Yunnan cuisines in New Delhi. Dark wood floors, rich red velvet chairs and classic blue and white chinoiserie tapestries adorn the celebrated restaurant. For a unique experience, try the Dim Sum Lunch featuring more than 14 varieties. Be sure to bring your appetite!
EAT: Award-winning Italian Fare at Sorrento
Enjoy your favorite Italian dishes in an exquisite setting with a touch of the old country. Choose from carefully crafted handmade pasta, hearty wood-fired pizza and decadent desserts like tiramisu and molten chocolate cake. Ask the sommelier for a selection of the finest wine parings. And watch as the chefs prepare your delicious meal through their open kitchens.
DRINK: The Fine Art of Bartending at Grappa
Grappa turns bartending into an art with beautifully crafted cocktails and mocktails. Liquids flow and ingredients twist into the most magical of concoctions. Watch in awe as they prepare your drink with an acute attention to the smallest details. Grappa is the perfect spot for pre-dinner drinks or a post-dinner hangout with friends.
REJUVENATE: Recharge Your Body at CHI
Bring life back to your body after a week of travel with a soothing massage at CHI, the legendary spa at Shangri-la. Enjoy total tranquility in a luxurious setting that will restore peace to your body and mind. Condition your skin with a Honey Sesame Polish Body Scrub or a Cleopatra Milk Bath, guaranteed to leave your body soft and smooth. Planning an evening out? Try one of their salon services such as a facial or a keratin hair treatment and blow-dry.
RELAX: Exclusive Access at the Exclusive Horizon Club
As a guest of the Horizon Club, enjoy full use of their high rise lounge with sweeping views of the city. Receive a personal welcome from the staff at the hotel, private check-in/check-out, a dedicated concierge, daily breakfast at the club or Tamra restaurant, evening cocktails and canapés, free non-alcoholic beverages all day, as well as meeting room facilities. This is great for business travelers or those looking for an exclusive spot away from the crowds.
The Shangri-la’s Eros Hotel, New Delhi provides an elevated experience rich in hospitality and culinary pursuits. It’s the perfect place for a little R&R before heading back on your long flight home. Go ahead and give yourself a little vacation for your vacation by indulging in a weekend stay at this legendary hotel.
Photos and video courtesy of Supal Desai at Chevrons & Eclairs.
This post is in collaboration with Shangri-la’s Eros Hotel, New Delhi.