Location. This 5-star hotel is situated in a verdant precinct 2 miles (3 kilometers) from Kolkata's business district, less than 1 mile (1.4 kilometers) from the National Library. Guests can see cricket matches at Eden Gardens, 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) from the hotel, and play tennis at the Tollygunge Club, 6 miles (9 kilometers) away.
Hotel Features. Guests of Taj Bengal can explore international cuisine at this luxury hotel's 6 restaurants, including Punjab and Bengal specialties at Sonargaon, and Italian fare at The Hub. Chic Souk serves dishes influenced by Moroccan, Greek, Turkish, Egyptian, and Arabic flavors. High tea is offered daily in The Promenade Lounge, and baked treats are available at La Patisserie and Deli. The Junction bar features premium spirits in a railway junction setting. Guests can mingle at Incognito nightclub on weekend nights, and relax by the outdoor pool by day. The spa provides massage and beauty treatment rooms, as well as a spa tub, sauna, and a 24-hour fitness facility. The staff can arrange wedding services, event catering, and dry cleaning/laundry services. One meeting/conference room is also available, as well as free wired and wireless (high-speed) Internet access. Fitness facilities are also on-site. This hotel offers a one-way airport shuttle (surcharge), an area shuttle (surcharge), train station pick-up service, (surcharge), and free parking (only during stay).
Guestrooms. Taj Bengal has 229 guestrooms with traditional-style design and windows that open. Televisions are equipped with satellite channels, pay movies, and DVD players. Rooms provide air conditioning, climate control, and remote lighting/drapery/curtain control. Minibars, in-room safes, and free wireless high-speed Internet access for up to 3 devices are offered. Bottled water and newspapers are complimentary. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathroom phones, and scales, in addition to bathrobes and slippers. Rollaway beds are available for a fee.