The Park Hotel, Chennai - Deluxe Hotel in Chennai
The Park Hotel: 601 Anna Salai, Chennai - 600 006.
The Park-Chennai is a Luxury Boutique Hotel right in the heart of the city. It is located on the historic premises of that were once the erstwhile Gemini film studios, one of the earliest and biggest film studios in South India for a long time. The hotel creates a unique story of textures, surfaces, shadow and light inspired by film and performance in its various forms. The hotel has flamboyant and deep curved walls with giant lotuses. The dramatic entry leads to an atrium that is breath taking in its simplicity. Pale cream limestone, aqua leather and chocolaty velvets create semblance of an aura. The multi-layered lobby echoes theatre and performance stages inviting one to take part in the drama or observe from a quiet corner. At night the atrium lobby becomes an interactive space with projected images, light and sound, echoing the past life of its location. A huge granite arc floats on glass to form the reception, becoming the nerve center for all the backstage work in the hotel. The wall of light on the grand staircase is modern homage to walls of traditional deepams that light temples and homes across India. An exclusive modern Thai Restaurant, a stylish Leather Bar, a Gym and well designed 110 Rooms.
The rooms of The Park Chennai ensure peace and calm. The decor is contemporary, blending luxury with modernity. Luxurious elevators swaddled in silk and leather showcase innovative video art on mini TVs and whisk you to the private spaces. The colors are muted, the mood is calm, the feeling utterly peaceful. Pale beech wood flooring and frosted glass weave translucent dreams. Coconut shell inlay tables, parchment lights and the colorful hues of the grass chatais subtitle the regional location.
Relax on soft bed with its custom-made 10-inch mattress and down feather pillows. Original film posters adorn the walls. The Jewel Box in the room is packed with goodies and beverages for you to explore and enjoy. Strategically placed within the room is the work desk with a task light. The functional workspace is wired with a two - line telephone facility for multiple call handling, cordless phone for easy in-room mobility and data port for speedy and immediate Internet connectivity.
A luxurious silk-enrobed room reminiscent of the rich colors of monk's robes is an elegant setting for Lotus, the modern Thai restaurant at The Park, Chennai. The mood is quietly dramatic; the senses are rejuvenated by the richness of the colors that accentuate the simplicity of the decor. From palace food to street snacks, the many cuisines of Thailand offer the culinary enthusiast a lifetime of exploration. Fiery hot curries, slippery rice noodles, soothing lemon grass, tangy green lime - these are just some of the wide range of flavors that permeate the cuisine. The menu also offers unique cocktails, Lotus Cooler, is a zesty combination of Bacardi, home spiced vodka, triple sec, tropical fruits. While the house, special Tomyumtini is a peppy blend of Tom Yum, vodka, and grenadine.
Six - O - One (601) pays tribute to the historic location in the heart of the city. It is this address, housing the Gemini Film Studios, which redefined film and creativity. This all-hours restaurant promises to take the same creativity and experience forward on a platter. Live performances by the Chefs adds warmth and excitement, the flickering flames finding reflection in the glass copper tiles. Smoky aromas from the tandoor and the wood-fired pizza oven waft into the air and stimulate the palate. Authentic Italian and International classics are highlights of the menu. Indian cuisine from Lucknow to Kerala is presented with innovative styling.
The action continues in the Pasta - Choco bar where fresh pastas and noodles are tossed to your liking and chocolates and desserts act the perfect temptress.
In a complete contrast to the virginal white lobby, stands The Leather Bar. The rich black leather floor blends into olive suede walls. The space pays tribute to Chennai, the city of leather, accessorized by glamorous artifacts and books on leather and fashion. The DJ in the private console overlooks the lobby and interweaves sound and image to create the right energy. The intimate spaces invite you to lounge in splendor while imbibing divine spirits from our skilled bartenders. In fine weather, an outdoor terrace enables you to enjoy the dark night, inhaling the heady smell of the sea.
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The Hotel is equipped with a 24 hr Business Center and direct hi speed Internet access from the rooms apart from all the regular facilities of a Five Star Deluxe Hotel.
The Box is the city's best address for hand picked gift items, beauty products, home accessories, stationery, unusual gift items, and fashion. The store offers a range of architecturally designed "Sculpted Steel" office and home accessories by Priti Paul along with exquisitely crafted brass items by Anupam Poddar, Fashion by Malini Ramani, hand woven shawls, Games using Indian craft, an enviable selection of books from Oxford Bookstore, a 100% pure Ayurvedic well being product range collection by Kama Ayurveda. An ever-changing selection of gift items - Zardosi trays, jewellery boxes, photo frames, stationery will entice you.