19 Royal Hotels In India that were Palaces

14. The Oberoi Grand, Kolkata, West Bengal, India


Fondly known as The Grande Dame of Chowringhee, The Oberoi Grand is situated in a prime location, unrivalled by other luxury hotels in Kolkata, near the central business district, bustling markets and cultural landmarks of the city. Dating back to the late 1880s, The Oberoi Grand, Kolkata was frequented by the country’s leading figures during colonial times and even now, hosts grand functions for Heads of State in the city’s largest pillarless Grand Ballroom.
Guests looking for a luxury dining restaurant in Kolkata can choose between our award winning, authentic Thai restaurant, our all day dining space and our colonial style bar. Branching off the hotel’s naturally lit walkway, each restaurant is tastefully decorated, offers unparalleled fine dining and matchless service.
The Oberoi Spa in Kolkata is open until late and offers a wide range of Eastern, Western and signature Oberoi treatments. Situated in a separate, colonial style wing of the hotel, it is a wonderful place to relax and unwind after a fulfilling day doing business or sightseeing in the City of Joy.
The Oberoi Grand, Kolkata was the first hotel to be acquired by Rai Bahadur M.S. Oberoi, founder of The Oberoi Group. Under his ownership, it became known for its classic style and modern facilities; traditions we uphold.