Visiting Chennai? Here’s a list of 5-star hotels

Chennai comes with a booming economy and the entire city is known for its ancient, historic, and modern culture of arts and music. With exotic locations like the Marina beach and the bird sanctuaries located on the outskirts of the city, one should invest a good amount of time in analysing the 5 star hotels in Chennai in a way that is convenient for visiting such locations, along with meeting their other needs.

The article aims to list some 5 star hotel in Chennai to make it easier for you to compare and choose one for your trip to the city:

Park Hyatt

This luxury hotel in Chennai is designed for modern times. The property has quite, soothing lily ponds along with 201 rooms and suites. One popular attraction of this hotel is ‘The Flying Restaurant’ which is spread across different levels. The banquet space inside the hotel is divided into six rooms. The hotel is popular among art lovers as it has some beautiful art sculptures and also hosts art shows from time-to-time. The hotel is located on Velachery High Road.


Another modern entry in this list, the Hilton is located at a distance of only 15 km from the international airport. The property exhibits world-class architecture, being owned by Hilton Hotels & Resorts. The property has many accommodation options and can accommodate around 1000 people at a time. The hotel also has fine dining restaurants and a 24-hour café.

Hyatt Regency

Formerly one of the tallest properties in the city, the Hyatt Regency has a beautiful architecture adorning its exteriors. The property has eighteen floors, three hundred and twenty-five rooms, and a car park that can accommodate around 300 vehicles at a time. You may also visit Ramee Mall, a shopping complex inside the hotel.

Leela Palace

The Leela Palace in Chennai is a must-stay as it is a seafront-facing hotel situated in front of the Bay of Bengal. The hotel has 11,600 square feet of area for its Grand Ballroom. The hotel also has a shopping arcade, swimming pools, a fitness/gym centre, a bar and restaurants. The hotel is located in M.R.C. Nagar and is one of the most sought-after Chennai hotels for business conferences.

Taj Connemara

The hotel initially existed as in imperial hotel in the nineteenth century after which it was re-established as the Taj Connemara. As such, this hotel is counted amongst one of the heritage structures in the city. The hotel was renovated in 2004, during which a hundred rooms were added, taking the total room count to one hundred and fifty. The hotel has a multi-cuisine restaurant and a 24-hour coffee shop. The property is situated on Binny Road and is convenient to reach from the Egmore and Central Railway Station. Located near this property is Chennai’s first mall, Spencer Plaza.   

Choosing from the Chennai hotels listed above will not be easy. Select any one of the hotels in Chennai mentioned above, and you will not be disappointed.