Leela Palace Chennai 

The only modern hotel with a sea view in Chennai, the Leela Palace Chennai keeps with the tradition of other Leela Palaces throughout India by offering luxury and comfort to its guests. 

The Leela Palace lives up to its name with luxurious rooms, world-class cuisine and 4.8 acres of land to explore
A lounge and bedroom at the Leela Palace in Chennai
A bedroom with a TV and seating area
Table and chairs with fruit
A luxury bedroom with an additional seating area
An opulent seating area with crystal chandelier

Only 15 km from the Chennai International Airport and 10 minutes from the Chennai Central Railway Station, it is in a perfect position for business meetings and vacations alike. 

The Leela Palace lives up to its name. With meticulously landscaped gardens and an actual ballroom, it is perfect for all sorts of events, such as wedding receptions and business meetings. 

Counting over 300 rooms, there is a wide selection of possibilities for guests to stay in, including the 31 suites, which include extra luxuries such as butler services and more. 

Dining is also a well-known feature in this hotel, as it counts three restaurants (including a Chinese and a traditional Indian one), the Library Bar, The Cake Shop, and the Lobby Lounge, all to make your stay as comfortable and as rich as possible. 

Guests may also partake in an excellent spa, visit the beauty salon, enjoy the swimming pool, or even ask for a limousine pickup if they are close to the hotel and want to arrive in style. 

A garden overlooking the sea
An Indian-style communal area with yellow and red decorations

The Property

Occupying a total of 4.8 acres of land, The Leela Palace Chennai overlooks the Bay of Bengal and is the only modern hotel in Chennai to do so. While it is a massive 16-story hotel, guests will enjoy the attentiveness and responsiveness of the staff. 

The variety of dining options and the comfortable deluxe rooms (as well as the suites) make the whole stay even more pleasant, as well as the cafés and, of course, the swimming pool and courtyards. 

Every room comes with spa-style mood lighting, a deep-soaking tub and a separate shower. The spa offers world-class treatments, and the hotel also includes a fitness centre with a professional instructor. 


Offering essential in-room amenities, other facilities in the Leela include a bar, fitness centre, swimming pool and spa treatment rooms. 


The Leela has two restaurants on-site; the Dining Room serves world cuisine, and Sheesh Mahal, offers fine dining overlooking the lake. 

How this resort makes your trip more responsible

The Leela brand has an ecological consciousness that works to improve India by planting more trees, improving roads and attempting to conserve natural resources as much as possible. Alongside state-of-the-art waste management practices, The Leela uses biodegradable detergents in its properties, avoids plastic and exercises strict controls on the usage of electricity, water, heating and lighting while maintaining its impeccable high standards. 

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