Chandigarh Hotels Accommodation

Chandigarh, is one of the union territories of the country; also known as the 'City Beautiful'; Chandigarh got its name from the ancient 'Chandi Mandir' which is present in the city. The name 'Chandigarh' also translates to the meaning 'Fort of Chandi' is a city reminiscent of being a perfect example of exceptional infrastructure and city planning. Presently the city of Chandigarh is serving as the capital city of the two of the most important states of the country, namely Haryana and Punjab. Being a capital city of two states, the city is virtually always at the centre of some or the other important activity. The administrative headquarters of both the states are also present in Chandigarh; making it a much frequented destination for people for various reasons from all walks of life.

Chandigarh has the distinction of being the first planned city of the country and is known internationally for its urban planning and architecture. The city tops the list of having the highest per capita income in the country. Development of Chandigarh was the brain child of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of the country and was the ideal replacement of Lahore as the capital city of the Punjab state. The idea behind the meticulous planning and planned development of Chandigarh was to project the modern and progressive outlook of the country to the entire world post independence and partition.

The city of Chandigarh is centrally located to other important cities or destinations in neighboring states of Haryana, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. Infact, it is surrounded on all sides with cities of these states which are very easily accessible. The city is home to three government bodies and their respective departments. The majority of population of residents which is living in the city is either working in these departments or have retired from their services and are now living in the city.

Chandigarh is also known for being host to one of the most prestigious universities of the country. Sports infrastructure and facilities can also be found quite adequately in the city with one the most modern cricket stadiums in the country being present here.

There are various locations and monuments which are of tourists interests like the Rock Garden. Being situated at the foothills of the Himalayas; it is an ideal stop over destination for travelers. Chandigarh has excellent climatic conditions all year round, which makes it an ideal and preferred location for the tourists all year round. There are various hotels which are present in the city and they cater to accommodation needs of travelers frequenting the city.

‘Hotel Mountview’ and ‘Taj Chandigarh’ are two of the most sought after hotels in Chandigarh which provide exceptional service levels and accommodation options for guests. These two hotels are virtually booked all year round with guests and takes care of their accommodation needs. ‘The Piccadilly’, ‘Hotel Regency’, ‘Hotel Shivalikview’ etc. are some of the other important hotels present in Chandigarh to suffice accommodation needs of the visitors. Apart from these hotels there are various other budget and local hotels which cater to guests and their accommodation needs in Chandigarh.

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