Taj ConnemaraBinny Rd, Anna Salai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002
Signature afternoon tea & cocktails at The Lady Connemara Bar & Lounge - the city's first licensed bar
Live cultural performances at The Raintree: an al fresco Chettinad restaurant
Guided heritage walks & tours retracing the city's colonial past (on request)
South India's oldest hotel dating back to 1854
Location: Conveniently located in Anna Salai, the business hub of Chennai, Taj Connemara, is a 45-minute drive from the airport and 4 km away from Chennai Central Railway Station. Flanked by the Cooum River on one side, this heritage hotel dates back 150 years, giving a colonial feel, and appeals to business and leisure travelers alike. Chennai's famous Marina Beach is 6 km away and can be reached by taxi or a bus from the Connemara bus top just outside the hotel.
Room Amenities: All rooms are spacious, aesthetically appealing and neatly set. The bedrooms are beautiful, luxurious and airy sporting elegant decor, bright and breezy windows, comfortable beds, abundance of cushions and beautiful fabrics. The bathrooms are clean and hygienically maintained, well equipped with all standard features.
Hotel Facilities: For business travelers, meeting and banquet facilities include five halls with a capacity of 600 people, with abundant natural lighting, high ceilings and the latest AV technology. The multi-gym, swimming pool and spa, which relies on Indian rejuvenation therapies offers avenues for de-stressing. Other amenities such as doctor-on-call, currency exchange and concierge services for sightseeing, restaurant and theatre bookings, etc., helps guests make the most of their stay.
Dining: Verandah is an all-day, multi-cuisine restaurant overlooking the swimming pool. Raintree, a Chettinad style restaurant offers traditional dishes, Stocking a collection of choicest beverages, the on-site bar is an ideal place to relax and unwind after a hectic day of activities .