The Leela Palace New Delhi

Delhi, Delhi and the North, India

At a Glance

  • Part of The Leela Hotel Group, expect excellent service here

  • Four Restaurants and large bar provide an array of dining options for guests

  • Superb facilties both in room and throughout the hotel

  • Centrally located for easy access to the hotspots of Delhi

  • The hotel boasts a rooftop swimming pool with great city views

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Due to temperatures and precipitation, Delhi and much of northern India can be an extreme place to visit during certain months of the year. The hottest months of the year are May and June, during which time temperatures can get up to 40°C. The coldest months are from December until February whilst the monsoon season is from the end of May through to August. During this time although the the temperature cools, the humidity is very high, and rainstorms are frequent. It is not advised to visit during these months. The best season to visit is between October and March when the weather is pleasant and very cool, making it great for sightseeing.

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Insider's View

The Leela Palace has a champagne brunch on Sundays - perfect for indulging!

Even if you decide not to eat there, Megu, the Japanese Restaurant is well worth a look. The walls of their VIP room are made up of a tapestry of 450, one hundred year old Kimono's. It's breathtakingly beautiful.

Why not take a swim in the rooftop pool? It offers wonderful views of the city.

Make sure to visit the hotel's rooftop infinity pool. It offers incredible views of the city and is a great place to enjoy an evening drink.

It’s worth upgrading to a Club Room or Suite as you’ll get exclusive access to the Club Lounge and other amenities.

Call us on 020 3993 8476 to start planning your holiday to The Leela Palace New Delhi or take a look at our itineraries to India


Located in heart of the New Delhi and set amongst the imposing architecture of the diplomatic enclave, the Leela Palace is one of Delhi's best addresses and is already regarded as one of the worlds finest metropolitan hotels.

The Leela Palace New Delhi oozes colonial style architecture that harks back to the finest work of Lutyens. The hotel has world class facilities and service to match and is ideally located for exploring this endlessly fascinating city. Attention to detail is noticeable in every aspect of the hotel. The friendliness of the staff is unique without being submissive and the rooms and hotel décor is authentic and very luxurious. There are fabulous flower arrangements throughout the hotel giving it a colourful vibe, at night there is an abundance of candles to create an intimate atmosphere. A stay at The Leela Palce New Delhi will leave you with lasting memories of a superb experience.

The hotel has four restaurants offering a range of Indian and intercontinental cuisines, and there is a well stocked bar for evening drinks. The Indian food served here is exquisite and is complemented by a long wine list to choose from.

Rooms are extremely well appointed and spacious and feature the latest technology to supply you with a full entertainment system and wifi throughout. Fresh fruit, chocolate and cookies are provided in your room daily The hotel also boasts a fabulous heated roof top swimming pool, an attentive concierge service, a spa by ESPA and a state-of-the-art fitness suite.

The hotel has their own knowledgeable guides and you can arrange for them to take you on tours to points of interest in the city. India's capital has many fascinating ancient monuments, wonderful museums, a vivacious performing-arts scene and some of the subcontinent’s most delicious places to eat. The concierge service at the hotel will happily advise you on the best places to go and arrange activities to make your stay as enjoyable and as easy as possible.

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All rooms at the Leela Palace New Delhi are very spacious and each combine modern facilities with an opulence. Using rich fabrics and ornate furniture, the rooms offer plenty of comfort and style. There is a choice of rooms and suites to choose from to suit your preferences.


Children are very welcome to come and stay at The Leela Palace New Delhi. However, there are no specific facilities available except for babysitting upon request.


Facilities at The Leela Palace New Delhi include six restaurants and bars including the world-famous Megu restaurant serving Japanese cuisine, Jamavar which is a speciality Indian restaurant, Qube which is an all-day dining multi cuisine outlet and Le Cirque which is a French/Italian restaurant. There is a bar, The Library, and the Lobby Lounge. The Spa is run by ESPA, offering European, Oriental and Ayurvedic therapies along with a cafe, fitness centre, sauna and steam rooms. The Leela Palace has an outdoor rooftop swimming pool and offers wifi connectivity.



Charlotte Winter (Staff)

The Leela Palace is a modern palace hotel offering excellent service and luxurious spacious rooms. The property is very bright and has a combined mixture of traditional and modern design. One of the best features of the hotel is the rooftop infinity pool which offers spectacular views across the city. There's also a good selection of restaurants to choose from including The Qube, their all day dining restaurant.


Clare Monro (Staff)

The Leela has the most stunning lobby when you walk in through the front door. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and the hotel is of an international standard.


  • Delhi Street Food Tour

    Head to Old Delhi's most famous market, Chawri Bazaar, and discover the incredible sights and smells. Your foodie tour will take you around the narrow streets, where your guide will talk you through the variety of delicacies on offer.

  • Explore New Delhi

    Explore New Delhi, the area that Britain constructed between 1911 and 1931 as their new Imperial capital in India. Think of leafy, wide avenues, and white-washed bungalows. See the vast Rajpath, the Parliaments Buildings and Humayun's Tomb.

  • India by Train

    A train journey in India can be an exceptionally rewarding experience. You see the life and soul of India in its many stations, as well as fantastic views of India's countryside.

  • Old and New Delhi

    Take a full day exploring both Old and New Delhi taking a Rickshaw through Chandni Chowk and visiting the Jama Masjid Mosque, Rajpath & Humayun's Tomb.

  • Salaam Baalak walk in Delhi - Paharganj

    During Salaam Baalak Trust City Walk, you will be guided by a young adult who used to live in the streets of Delhi before joining Salaam Baalak Trust. Your walk will give you a unique perspective and at the same time empower a worthwhile programme.

  • The Mughal Gardens

    Take a stroll through the beautiful Mughal Gardens located in the President's Palace in Delhi.

Location & directions

Delhi, Delhi and the North, India

The Leela Palace is located in the Diplomatic Encalve of New Delhi. It is near the airport and close to GK Market, Presidential Palace, and Secretariat Building.

How to get there

The Hotel is around a 45-minute drive from the airport and close to all of the major city sites.

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