Continuing our series on Kovai aka Coimbatore, we now would like to give you a few options to choose from on accommodation! If you are coming into Coimbatore a day or few days ahead of the Marathon, you will need a decent place to stay at, and it makes sense to stay not too far from the Marathon venue.
For those who are unfamiliar with the town, the first trip sometimes gets overwhelming. People are often lost with no idea on where to go or who to ask for assistance! Don’t worry, we shall be here to guide you as you begin this journey…
Some of the hotels in and around that provide good comfortable rooms and easy access to anywhere in the city are,
1. Hotel Vishnu Priya
Located in Ram Nagar, which is just behind the Central Bus Stand. The Coimbatore Airport is 25 km from the hotel and the Coimbatore Railway Station is 3 km away. Hotel In all there are about 40 rooms divided between Single, Double, Family and AC. They have an in-house restaurant. The amenities available at Hotel Vishnu Priya are doctor on call, travel desk, car rental, car parking, laundry service, room service, deposit locker, STD/ISD/Fax, conference hall, internet surfing facilities, television in the rooms and hot water.
Ph- 0422 422 8000
Tariffs -Rs 750 to Rs1200 per night
2. Park Inn
This is a very affordable and decent place to stay in and is quite close to Coimbatore station. They offer complimentary breakfast buffet with the room which is quite good. The rooms are spacious and have TV and AC. Beds are clean and comfy. There are restaurants within the hotel where one can dine for lunch and dinner as well.
Ph: 0422 230 1283
Tariff – Rs1200 to Rs3000 per night
3. Park Plaza
Hotel Park Plaza in Coimbatore is located just a few minutes walk from the railway station and just behind Cheran Towers, on the same road as Hotel Park Inn. Coimbatore Airport is around 10 kms away from the hotel. For those who wish to visit the beautiful temples in Coimbatore, they are around 8 kms away. This hotel has a total of 50 rooms . The hotel offers a buffet breakfast, 24 hour front desk service and internet facilities for the guests. Laundry facilities are also provided. Shopping malls are located just 3 kms away from the hotel making shopping very convenient.
Tariff: Rs2000 to Rs3250 per night
4. Hotel City Tower
This 3- star 9 storeyed hotel has 97 rooms and is located in Ram Nagar, which is less than 2kms from Nehru Stadium. Vegetarians can visit the pure vegetarian outlet by the name of Orchard, which serves Continental, North and South Indian, and Chinese fare. An Oriental fare can also be relished at Shanghai Restaurant.
Ph- 0422 223 0681
Tariff: Rs 1658 to Rs2600 per night
5. The Residency
Situated on Avinashi Road, it is one of the finest 4 Star hotels in the town. The hotel is 20 minutes drive away from the airport and about 2kms from Nehru Stadium. There are 135 centrally air-conditioned comfortable rooms to stay in. There are quite a few interesting restaurants within the Hotel – Pavilion Restaurant with Victorian-style furniture’s and an interactive kitchen, and many others as well.
Ph: +91 42222 41414
Tariff: Rs 3920 onwards per night
6. Heritage Inn
Located on Sivaswamy Road, this 3 Star, business-class hotel with 63 centrally air-conditioned rooms is less than a kilometer from the Nehru Stadium. People who stay here get to enjoy Diners can enjoy a scrumptious meal at the roof-top restaurant by the name of Apex Garden. Continental and Indian fare can also be relished at Paruvaa Restaurant
Ph: +91-422-2231451 2230011 2239200
Tariff: Rs 2800 onwards per night
Do let us know if you want more information!!