Taj Palace, New Delhi, India

Set in the Chanakyapuri diplomatic enclave, this luxe conference hotel is 6.3 km from Indira Gandhi International Airport. Taj Palace spread over six acres of lush gardens, is an oasis of calm in the heart of the city.

The 403 rooms and suites have played gracious hosts to Heads of States, Royalty and Corporate Czars. The refined rooms have flat-screen TVs, Internet access, minibars, and tea and coffee making facilities. The plush suites and lounges have opulent features such as crystal chandeliers or gardens. Club rooms and suites offer free perks like airport transfers, buffet breakfast, butler service and evening cocktails.

There are multiple dining options, including an Orient Express-themed restaurant. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a gym and banquet/conference facilities.