On the confluence of the Bay of Bengal and the Adyar river is The Leela Palace is Chennai’s first and only seafront city hotel. Drawn from the inspiration of the Chettinad Dynasty, the architecture of the Palace Hotel exudes the regal and opulent style.
Set on 4.8 acres of land, the 11-storeyed hotel features 326 rooms and suites. Equipped with world-class amenities, the meeting and conference centres are luxuriously and lavishly spread. Its close proximity to the central business district and local attractions and having a spectacular sea view on offer is sure to make the experience of our guests a very memorable one. All rooms offer every comfort and luxury, in extra large layouts which is one of the largest rooms in the city.
Restaurants and bar at The Leela Palace Chennai offer a variety of international and local cuisines to choose from making the dining experience truly worthwhile. Savor power breakfasts, chic lunches, formal dinners at the hotel’s signature restaurant, lounge and cafe, all offering stunning views of the sea. From spicy Szechuan beef and Cantonese chicken to Beijing style noodles and from the authentic Peking duck to innovative dim sums, the China XO is the place to go to sample a true mixture of dishes and cuisines from across China. The signature restaurant Jamavar brings a new dining experience to the Southern India’s culinary capital. With the finest dishes from the royal kitchens served in a traditional yet contemporary ambiance, Jamavar offers a treat to your palate with a fine mix of North & South Indian cuisine. Spectra is an informal all day dining multi –specialty restaurant offering an eclectic mix of new dining experience with a multi-buffet concept that offers global cuisines from Europe, Japan, India, South East Asia and the Middle East. Equipped with 7 interactive kitchens offering a wide range, the culinary drama unfolds in a spectacular rhythm. The Lobby Lounge is ideal for interesting rendezvous, a relaxed evening over an invigorating cup of hand-picked single estate teas or single origin coffees while enjoying the spectacular view of the Bay of Bengal. The Library Blu at The Leela Palace Chennai is the classic citadel for guests with refined and sophisticated taste. The mysterious blue interiors in the company of warm comfortable chairs create a fine ambience which encourages one to slow down, unwind and enjoy the finer things in life. Coupled with innovative and distinctive cocktails and an aura of enigmatic grandeur surrounding the place, the setup is perfect for long lingering evenings between old friends and colleagues.
- Business Centre
- Fitness Centre
The Leela Palace Chennai is located close to many of the famous local attractions of the city including:
The Santhome Cathdral - the National Shrine of St.Thomas Basilica (2.3 kms).
Marina Beach - the longest urban beach in the country and the world's second longest beach. Marina Beach stretches 13 kms along the Bay of Bengal (2.5 kms).
Kapaleeshwar Temple - a temple of Shiva which was built around the 7th century CE depicting Dravidian architecture (3.5 kms).
The Parthasarathy Temple is an 8th century Hindu Vaishnavite temple dedicated to Lord Krishna(4 kms).
Mahabalipuram - a UNESCO World Heritage listed site was a 7th century port city of the South Indian dynasty of the Pallavas (49 km).
Kanchipuram - considered by Hindus to be one of the seven holiest cities of India (78 kms).
Puducherry - a Union Territory of India formed from four enclaves of former French India and houses Aurobindo Ashram (140 kms).