The Lodhi

Delhi, Delhi and the North, India

At a Glance

  • The most contemporary hotel in Delhi

  • There are 40 rooms at The Lodhi, each with their own private plunge pool

  • Enjoy a dip in the long lap pool and relax at the all day Pool Café

  • Play squash, tennis on one of the all weather courts or for something more holistic, head to the Pilates Studio for Allegro Pilates training

  • The spa offers a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of the city

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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

Try a spot of laughter yoga in nearby Lodi Park. The Laughter Masters welcome and encourage visitors to join in- great stress busting!

Have breakfast on your balcony enjoying views to Houmayan’s Tomb.

The only hotel in Delhi with plunge pools for every suite on every floor.

Go for a walk in the nearby Lodhi Gardens, a lovely green area also home to some architecturally interesting tombs

You have to check out their 'On the Water Front' Restaurant. The private dining area in the middle of the pond is quite pricey, but well worth it.

For the best views across the city, choose a Premier Room as these are located on the higher floors of the hotel.

Ask your waiter for a suggestion from the menu. I was served Bhuna Barra Gosht (grilled lamb in a clay pot) and it was absolutely delicious.

The spa facilities are excellent with a great wet area and for anyone who has the energy a well-equipped gym - There is a pilates studio and three tennis courts on offer

Call us on 020 3993 8476 to start planning your vacation to The Lodhi or take a look at our itineraries to Delhi

Description

The Lodhi (formerly the Aman New Delhi), is Delhi’s hippest hotel. This elegant hotel has only forty rooms and suites in the main building, and is located close to the grand architecture of the British Raj and some of the best shopping.

The rooms and suites at The Lodhi have been designed in an extremely tasteful, contemporary style and are both beautiful and spacious. The entry-level category is immense in its proportions and it becomes hard to believe you are staying in the center of a bustling city when you swim in the large private plunge pool on your terrace.

Beyond the wow-factor rooms, the hotel has three great dining options; an amazingly well presented spa and a health center with tennis courts, squash courts and a Pilates studio making the hotel feel like a real city-based retreat.

What's more, the hotel is conveniently located to the famous Lodhi gardens, Humayun’s Tomb and Khan market, a must for foodies and shoppers alike.

The Lodhi is pure luxury yet never over the top. Service is friendly and attentive but not overbearing. Despite being a city hotel, staying at the Lodhi feels like a very personalized experience and is recommended for those seeking an indulgent city hotel that embodies stylish modern-day India.

Although not part of the hotel also benefits from having the award winning Indian Accent restaurant located on the grounds.

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Accommodation

The Lodhi offers 40 rooms and suites. The spacious rooms and suites have been designed in a contemporary style drawing their aesthetic references from local materials as well as the architecture and design of the region. Khareda stone quarried in northern India has been chosen for all the floors and is complemented by handmade rugs. All rooms and suites include: private plunge pool, large balcony, King size bed, sofas and chairs, desks, twin vanities, bathtub, separate shower and separate WC.

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Childcare

Children are welcome to come and stay at The Lodhi. However, there are no specific facilities available for them. Babysitting can be arranged upon request.

Facilities

Elan Restaurant offers delicious cuisine for all whilst the Pool café is popular for food throughout the day. Guests can even enjoy cooking lessons by the pool. In the evening, On the water offers a elegant fine dining experience. Other facilities at the hotel include the spa featuring eight private treatment rooms, hair and beauty salon, two traditional Hammam Steam Baths and Bamboo Garden Relaxation Areas. There is also a swimming pool set beneath a stunning colonnade, gym, tennis, squash, Pilates.

Activities

The hotel offers a wealth of cultural experiences in and around the city which will amaze and enthuse. A range of heritage walks takes guests to the sites of archaeological and historical importance. Guests will also get a chance to experience the colorful local markets and visit some of the city's many art museums, not forgetting the many temples and other religious sites to get a feel for the deeply spiritual element of the Indian culture.

Reviews

5

Charlotte Winter (Staff)

The Lodhi is a great choice for those wanting a luxurious, modern property with a high quality of service. All of the rooms are extremely spacious and feature a luxurious plunge pool which is perfect to relax in after a long day of sightseeing. The views from the balcony and the plunge pool are fantastic; you can even spot Humayun's Tomb. The hotel offers a wide variety of activities including squash, tennis, complimentary yoga, pilates and an excellent spa.

4

Clare Monro (Staff)

A very unique property in Delhi, this is fantastic for those looking for luxury and a contemporary style. The plunge pools are amazing but don't be put off by the corridors when you are walking to your room as they lack character!

4

Jessica Cator (Staff)

This hotel certainly has the wow factor. Beautifully laid out and with copious amounts of space in each suite, you can't fail to be impressed. The plunge pools in each room are luxurious, extravagant, and will make it hard for you to want to leave!

5

Susie Reynolds (Staff)

Certainly the most fashionable rooms in Delhi, Aman never fails to deliver on style. In a city with its fair share of uninspiring hotel buildings, Aman has been built with care and precision and is attractive on its approach. Light and air inside it affords an overwhelming sense of calm, more than welcome in this hectic city. The suites are huge, all with their own huge plunge pool and spacious balcony for those who enjoy some outdoor space. The bathrooms and not vast but well appointed with a full size bath, separate walk in shower and double vanity unit. The one restaurant below is buffet free serving up a full a la carte menu for all meals with a menu to suit both Asian and European palates. The spa is excellent and for anyone who has the energy a well equipped gym, Pilates studio and three tennis courts are on offer.

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Emma Neale (Staff)

What I loved about Aman New Delhi was the wow factor of the hotel. I couldn't believe the size of rooms and even more surprising was the size of the plunge pool on our balcony. The butlers at the hotel really go out of their way to make their service personalized and go above and beyond what is expected of them and this really differentiated the Aman from other city hotels.

Experiences

  • Delhi by night

    Delhi has some of the most amazing restaurants. We always keep our ear to the ground about the latest places to dine, and speak to all our guests about dinner reservations before they travel.

  • 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 program.

Vacation Ideas

  • Honeymoon to India

    Udaipur, Shahpura, Jaipur, Delhi & Neeleshwar

    from $5500 pp 15 nights

    • Lovely combination of guided experiences in Delhi and Rajasthan and time at leisure in Shahpura and Neeleshwar to enjoy relaxing on your honeymoon
    • Chance to visit the Taj Mahal, the ultimate testament to love
    • Starting in Updaipur, one of the most romantic cities in India, you'll start your honeymoon off on the right foot
  • Rajasthan for Teenagers

    Delhi, Agra, Ranthambore, Jaipur, Pali & Jodhpur

    from $9200 pp 13 nights

    • Taking in the Golden Triangle, Ranthambore National Park and ending in Jodhpur
    • Visit the incredible Taj Mahal, a true bucket list on any trip to India
    • Visit Ranthambore National Park, one of the best places to find wild tigers
  • Wild India

    Delhi, Bandhavgarh National Park & Kanha National Park

    from $3900 pp 7 nights

    • The best wildlife sightings are at the end of the dry season from March to mid June, although the later you leave it, the hotter it gets!
    • The parks are open from mid October to the end of June
    • For the adventurer who loves to get off the beaten track, Madhya Pradesh's National Parks are the ultimate - in the depths of central India

Location & directions

Delhi, Delhi and the North, India

Located on Lodhi Road in the heart of New Delhi, just south of the Delhi Golf Course and adjacent to the medieval Nizamuddin complex.

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