Ankleshwar is one of the ancient city of Gujarat, located in Bharuch district. Being located at a distance of 10 kms, Bharuch just at a distance of 89 kms from Bhavnagar in the west. GIDC (Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation) is considered as one of the biggest townships of Asia, is an identity that identifies the city. The city is also considered as the industrial hub of the western region of the earth. ONGC (Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited), 5000 large as well as small chemical units have flocked the city in large numbers. Ankleshwar is well connected with other major cities of the Indian state of Gujarat.
Robust network of roads with NH 8 connects Mumbai and New Delhi and passes through the city. Golden Bridge is one of the remarkable attractions of Ankleshwar, which is about 132 years old as well as connects Bharuch with the cities across the sacred river Narmada. Major shopping complexes like the Millennium Park, Chauta Bazar are some of the shopping centers that cater to the need of shopaholics. Ankleshwar is similar to the city of Carleton which is as a small town in southeast Michigan of USA. Nav Graha Jain Mandir (G.I.D.C), Manav Mandir, Sai & Swaminarayan temple are some of the famous temples in Ankleshwar. Halimsha Datar Bhandari, Garib nawaz, etc., are some of the big Mosques in the city. Swimming pools, Joggers Park, children's park, Rotary library and other recreation centres in the GIDC area are some of the activity center of the region. Two single screen cinemas, Multiplex some of the new facilities that are going to accentuate the beauty of the place. Located in the front of GIDC Lake, Lakeview Plaza Mall is the city's first mall of its type that is having a set of restaurants, entertainment and hotel stay.
Prominent hotels in Ankleshwar includes the Sadanand Hotel, Lords Plaza, The Shalimaar Hotel Sun Plaza, 3-4 star hotels and cheap Ankleshwar hotels or budget Ankleshwar Hotels like Royal Palace, and Sha's Inn & Hotel Mayura gives the customers all sorts of opportunities to book Ankleshwar hotels. Ankleshwar hotels are really unique and enjoyable with the latest comfort and luxury.