The Claridges is a superb 5-star hotel situated in landscaped gardens in the heart of New Delhi, close to many of the city's shops, attractions and historic sites. A landmark hotel since the 1950s, The Claridges today combines old world charm and understated elegance with modern comforts and classic Indian hospitality. The hotel has a selection of bars and restaurants offering a wide range of cuisine. Leisure facilities include a shopping arcade, outdoor swimming pool, fully equipped gym and a hair and beauty salon offering a range of therapies and treatments (payable locally). The beautifully furnished rooms are spacious and feature air conditioning, a telephone, television, tea and coffee making facilities, minibar and a safe.