When it comes to vacationing in Delhi, Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport has been acing the art for more than two decades. We reveal all that it has to offer. By Bayar Jain
As the flagship property of Radisson, and the brand’s maiden outpost in India dating back to 1998, it comes as no surprise that Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport has carved a niche for itself among travellers today.
Located five minutes away from Indira Gandhi International Airport and 10 minutes’ drive from Gurugram’s Cybercity, this unique destination sits conveniently on the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway. A metro station just 600 metres away further adds to its centrality, as does its prime location between South and Central Delhi, and Gurugram’s commercial hub. Within the property, however, sprawling landscapes entice. Picture 261 spacious rooms and suites adorned by contemporary, modern interiors; and authentically designed food and beverages outlets.
The warm and contemporary rooms and suites at Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport are designed to create homely vibes for all guests. Each of the 261 spacious stay options come paired with high-speed Wi-Fi and ergonomic work desks to make virtual meetings a breeze. The king-size beds with jumbo hypo-allergenic down pillow and plush linens assure a comfortable snooze, while modern bathrooms with bathrobes, slippers and a walk-in rain shower pamper. When here, trust the hotel’s exclusive One Touch Service—a singular button access to the front desk—for access to all the hotel’s information and services from the cozy confines of the room.
Hosting events at Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport is guaranteed to suit gatherings of all sizes. While the event space—suitable for conferences, seminars, exhibitions, and product launches—can accommodate 700 guests in a theatre-style seating, the flexible function spaces can house 150 to 800 guests. Modern video conferencing technology, high-quality display, reliable high-speed internet connectivity, dedicated broadband, among other things, assure a seamless session at all times. The ultra-modern 24-hours business centre also has Wi-Fi, smart-hub, audio-video presentations and video conferencing facilities.
Weddings and Events
Understanding that special days require a touch of brilliance, Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi Airport treats every wedding, anniversary, or social event as its own. Be it beautifully decorated versatile venues with separate entrance for baraatsor a pool-side open-air soiree, this destination has it all. From a welcome dinner to mehendi ceremony, cocktail party to traditional wedding ceremonies, the team’s 23 years’ long experience in handling each event shines. And guest list is no bar either—courtesy, a 800-people capacity Crystal Ballroom.
Bustling with infectious energy, at the lobby-level The Orb is ideal for private events and business meals. Inspired by a circular design, the bold and innovative ambience of the lounge transforms into a party space among millennials post sundown. The artfully designed lights and central circular bar invite, while the diverse a la carte menu and innovative cocktails tease.
Soy x Neung Roi
Translating to 100 in Thai, and named after the 1000 Eat Longitude that runs through the Asian nation, Neung Roi is celebrated for bringing Thai flavours to the table. The menu seeks its inspirations from four regions of Thailand: Isan, the northeast; Lanna, in the north; the southern Isthmus of Kra; and the Central Plains. At Soy x Neung Roi, culinary journeys of the Far East entice, and is definitely one of the best places in the capital to try Thai cuisine. When here, bite into progressive Asian fare curated from China, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Think grilled, steamed, pot-roasted, stir-fried, fermented, and stewed delicacies, each of which are crafted to perfection at the interactive kitchen.
At NYC, cuisines of the world find a spot on the menu. Boasting of being one of the largest buffet selections in the capital city, this exquisitely designed multi-cuisine restaurant has almost 80 delicacies to choose from. When at this three-meal restaurant, savour exotic dishes from European, Western, Mediterranean and regional Indian cuisines in buffet every day, while also leaving enough space to devour delicacies from the interactive show kitchen, street food corner, and dessert counter.
The Great Kabab Factory (TGKF)
Even after 23 years in the culinary industry, The Great Kabab Factory remains a go-to destination amongst diners looking for an ethnic experience. Each day, the restaurant prepares six different enticing vegetarian and non-vegetarian kebabs in six different styles, and pairs with equally indulgent curries, breads, and biryani. The true glory of these luscious kebabs, however, is the fact that they have been shortlisted and perfected from a repository of more than 450 recipes passed down from across generations.
The Savannah Bar is all about timeless charms, golden moments and sophisticated ambiences. The malt and cigar bar—paired with poolside views and colonial interiors—boasts a fine collection of liquors, wines, beers, and spirits from across the globe.
An extension of the Savannah Bar resides at The Deck. Offering an al fresco seating ideal for sundowners, this cosy destination serves fine gins and handcrafted cocktails in the company of live lounge music and barbecue lunches.
When informal business meetings beckon, head to R-The Lounge. The lounge offers delectable high tea fare, eclectic appetisers, delicious sandwiches, sweet pastries, soothing coffees, heady cocktails and single malts. Soothing live music provides the perfect backdrop to the experience.
Spa & Wellness
The concept of Rejuvenation, Relaxation, and Replenishment are the key factors at R-The Spa. Spread over an area of 20,000 square feet across three levels—the largest of its kind in the city—the extensive wellness and beauty facilities at Radisson Blu Plaza Delhi also include an outdoor pool, fitness centre, and a yoga room.