The City of Joy, Kolkata is the capital of West Bengal and is situated in Eastern India. The land of Satyajit Ray and Rabindranath Tagore, tossncook this city has a plethora of accommodation options for the discerning traveler. Kolkata has a lot of three star category hotels like Lytton Hotel, International Tower, Hotel Executive Tower, Hotel Camac Plaza, Hotel Royal Garden, Hotel Pan Asia Continental, The Astor, Park Palace, Hotel the Sojourn, Hotel Rutt Deen, The Samilton and Landmark Hotel.
The Astor Hotel
The Astor Hotel is a three star category hotel which is ideally located in the centre of the city. Park Street, cleanupguys the business area of the city is very near to this hotel. The hotel building is a Victorian red building, around 110 years old and gives a vintage value. This hotel is more than three decades old. The Kolkata International airport is 16 km away whereas the Howrah Station is a mere five km away from this hotel.
The Astor Hotel is designed for the business traveler and has 35 well appointed rooms and suites. This hotel provides international direct dial telephone facility, tea coffee makers, mini bars, satellite TVs and personal safes. This hotel even houses a gymnasium.
The Astor Hotel also provides conference and banquet facilities. One of the most elegantly designed midsized banquet facilities is the Coronation Hall. This banquet hall is ideal for organizing get together and throwing parties, hoodpay presentations, product launches and corporate conferences. In the theatre style, this banquet hall can accommodate up to 80 people; in the cluster style, it can accommodate 55 and in U-Shaped style, 40 people can be accommodated.
A smaller conference hall and meeting room facility is the Rendezvous. This is richly furnished with glass panels and wood. This hall is ideal for organizing parties consisting of 25-30 people. Other than this, small corporate meetings can also be held.
The Astor Hotel provides its esteemed business traveler a choice of three dining options. The restaurant specializing in Mediterranean and Italian cuisine is called Plush. The food provides an eclectic blend of innovative style and finest flavors. This restaurant also has a bar and hence a person can also choose from a variety of mock tail and cocktail options. Another restaurant, the Kabab-e-Que, panasiabiz serves delectable Indian and Oriental cuisine.
This restaurant has recently completed 30 years and still serves exquisite Kababs to the gourmet traveler. The high specialty bar, Cheers, serves an assortment of cocktails and other drinks. With all these amenities, Astor Hotel is one of the best three star category Kolkata hotels.