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Hotel GRT Regency Maduraimore
The GRT Regency Hotel Madurai invites guests to explore the temple museum, commune with the Gods; soak in the culture, or conduct business. Whatever the reason for your stay in Madurai, the GRT Regency Hotel can fulfill all your needs. The GRT Regency Hotel Madurai is located 2.5 km from one of the most famous of Indian Temple's, The Meenakshi Temple. Long a center of Tamil culture and arts, Madurai is widely renowned for its literary tradition and its many superb examples of Dravidian architecture. The citys most famous structure is the remarkable temple dedicated to Shivas consort Minakshi. Scores of ceremonies invoking the gods are performed here throughout the year. The GRT Regency Hotel has all of the amenities, facilities and levels of comfort you would expect from a hotel of this class, and maintains the meticulous standards required by travel and tour operators worldwide. For your reservation at the GRT Regency Hotel Madurai, please select the dates of your stay and complete our secure online booking form.
Hotel Fortune Pandiyan Maduraimore
The Fortune Pandiyan Hotel Madurai boasts a stunning waterfront location on the river Vaigai convenient to many famous attractions and major transport links. The Fortune Pandiyan Hotel is a dignified retreat for the weary traveler offering consistency and high standards combined with extra amenities and services set in stylish and charming surroundings. The Fortune Pandiyan Hotel features outstanding banquet rooms with conference facilities perfect for event marketing. The Fortune Pandiyan Hotel offers 57 exquisitely decorated spacious guestrooms and suites all fully equipped with modern amenities to ensure satisfaction for the most ardent traveler. For your reservation at Fortune Pandiyan Hotel, simply submit your requested dates below and complete our secure online booking form.
Hotel The Gateway Pasumalai Madurai EX Taj Garden Retreat Maduraimore
Converted from an 1890 colonial residence, this luxurious hilltop heritage hotel overlooks a temple town and offers guests magnificent views. The Taj Garden Retreat Hotel in Madurai, part of the Taj hotel group, has enormous rooms decorated in authentic colonial-style furniture. The in-house View and Terrace Garden restaurants serve Indian and international cuisine with panoramic views. Leisure options include an outdoor swimming pool, tennis and badminton courts as well as pathways through the 62 acre grounds. The hotel is only a 15 minute drive from the Meenakshi temple and six kilometers from the railway station. The nearest airport is also just 15 kilometers away. Our secure online booking form makes reserving your room at Taj Garden Retreat Hotel Madurai simple - just fill in your desired dates and click.
Hotel Heritage Madurai Maduraimore
Heritance Hotels & Resorts, Aitken Spence Hotels unique collection of resorts launched its first hotel in India with Heritance Madurai. Heritance Madurai is a resort ini the city on 17 acres of lush green gardens, landscaped to make one forget their presence in the heart of this bustling metropolis. The hotel will cater to the ardent pilgrims and the demanding corporate clientele who visit Madurai to take part in the numerous temple festivals and the many events that the city plays hosts to. A Glimpse into the past.
The hotel is the former British Madurai Club with the Club House designed by world renowed architect Geoffrey Bawa is now fully restored by architect Vinod Jayasinghe in keeping with the traditional architecture of the locality. The key elements of the Geoffrey Bawa Club have been foolowed in the restoration process, like the stone pillars, the roofs, the stone flooring etc. The pillars and floors have being restored with the same colour and stone.The main club house building is restored and will have all the guest outlets namely, the main restaurant-The Madura Club, the coffee shop-The Mandapam, the Bar-The Banyan Tree. The original library will be retained and the block will have 8 Club House Rooms. The Stone paved water body in front of the club has been added to enhance the entrance to the guest outlets.
The Main building is a contiuation of the club designed by Geoffrey Bawa. The main reception building is completely new and developed in line with the old Club. The entrance to the main reception will be through a porch which will have 4 decorative 18th century Chettinad columns taken from Karaikudi from where Mr.Bawa had acquired the materials too.
There is a decorative old Chettinad door frame which leads to the main reception and gives you an element of suprise. The entire length of the main reception is a closed decorative wall from outside. The details on this wall have been selected from the Tanjavoor temple. On either side of teh reception entrance area we will have two water bodies with bubble fountains. The inside walls of the reception will have abstract paintings depicting rituals and festivals of South India hung on them. The backdrop of the guest reception desk is a U shaped masonary white washed wall with decorative mouldings all selected and modified from temples around Madurai.
The swimming pool which has been designed to replicate a Temple tank was inspired by the Temple tank of Thirumaya Temple and is a master piece creation which will be one of the major attractions within Heritance Madurai. The Entrance to the pool will be facing the huge Banyan Tree and all structures facing the pool were removed to acquire this breathtaking view. Heritance Madurai comprises of 81 Rooms including 35 villas, the discerning traveler will be able to bask in the comfort of a luxury hotel designed to exceptional standards. The old colonial bungalows have been modified to acquire the south Indian flavour. Each bunglow is converted into 5 rooms with individual plunge pools.
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