Located at the centre of Thiruvananthapuram city, Hotel Mascot lies at a distance of about 12 km from Domestic/International Airport. This oldest star hotel of the Kerala Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC) was built around the first World War for the British Army officers. Today it houses 44 world class luxurious accommodation units classified into Deluxe rooms, Executive rooms and Suites. All the rooms are well equipped with modern amenities like 24 hr room service, h/c water supply, attached bathrooms, television, telephone etc. Apart from that, the general facilities of the hotel are travel desk, safety vaults, currency exchange, medical aid, car rental, laundry, free parking etc.
For dining, Hotel Mascot has a provision for 2 multi-cuisine restaurants which serve a wide array of mouth watering Indian, Chinese, Continental and local cuisines. The 24-hour coffee shop is a perfect place to hang out and offer a wide range of beverages and snacks. The well stocked bar of the hotel assures the tourists some rejuvenation. All the business travellers can avail the conference and banqueting facilities ideal for seminars, meetings and workshops. Lastly, for recreation, the hotel offers a huge swimming pool, health club, Ayurveda therapies, beauty salon and travel assistance for a number of nearby attractions.
Hotel Muthoot Plaza
Muthoot Plaza, the finest business hotel in Kerala, is a perfect amalgamation of elegance, fine ambiance and architecture. Comfortable and luxurious accommodation units are categorized as Executive Room, Plaza Room, Deluxe Suite and Presidential Suite. Almost all of them are well equipped with modern facilities like cable TV, electronic key cards, one-touch telephones with data ports for laptops, fruit basket, bathroom amenities, personalized butler service, smoke detectors, electronic safe, 24 hours on-site security, complimentary buffet breakfast and Wi-Fi internet connection.
The Muthoot Plaza offers an extensive and palatable cuisine in a spectacular ambiance. The 24 hr coffee shop and lounge bar 'Chesterfield', with an English theme decor, serves alcoholic, non-alcoholic beverages & snacks. Apart from that, Tiffany's is the multi-cuisine restaurant that serves buffet meal for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Moreover, Hyde Park is the rooftop venue to host an elegant party. It can accommodate up to 100 guests a a time. Lastly for business conferences, the business hall is equipped with movie projector, dance floor, microphones, video conferencing facility, overhead projector, video camera/recorder, sound equipments etc.
Fortune South Park
This unit of Fortune Park Hotels Limited in Thiruvananthapuram, is owned by Kerala Hotels Pvt. Ltd. And has been awarded the best Four Star Deluxe Hotel in Kerala by the State Government. Located in the heart of Trivandrum on M.G. Road, this is a favourite destination of all the business and leisure travellers. Here you have a wide range of 82 accommodation units categorized as standard rooms, executive suites and Presidential suite that are well equipped with satellite television, direct dial ISD and STD, mini bar and Wi-Fi internet connectivity etc. When it comes to the general facilities, the hotel has Shringaram (beauty clinic and Men's saloon), Sowparnika (nouvelle gift shop), Fitness Center, Business Center, Ayurvedic Massage Center, In House Laundry, 24 hr Currency Exchange, Safe Deposit Lockers, Doctor on Call, Flower Shop and so on.
For dining, Fortune South Park Hotel offers the multi-cuisine restaurant 'Regency', Oakwood the Pub, 24 hr coffee shop 'Green Park' and and open-air Bar-be-Que 'Terrace Garden'.
Located 5 km from the airport, this wonderful 4-star retreat offers best of comfort, leisure facilities and rich hospitality. Being a member of the International Hotel Association and The Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Association of India, Lucia Continental is synonymous with elegance. There are 100 spacious rooms at the Hotel Lucia Continental that are classified into standard rooms, executive rooms, executive suites and luxury suites. Each room at the hotel has color television with satellite channels, in-room laundry/dry cleaning, direct dialing telephone, safe deposit and en-suite bath with round the clock hot/cold running water.
The hotel has a huge multi-cuisine restaurant 'Zodiac' that serves delicious varieties of Indian, Chinese and Continental delicacies along with authentic flavor of Kerala. One can relish his meal while listening to the melodious Ghazals. The Bar at the hotel offers soul-enriching spirits. Besides, the 24-hour Coffee Shop serves quick meals and beverages. The hotel also has a Confectionery Shop that is renowned for mouthwatering cookies, cakes, pastries, bread and other confectionery products. A fully equipped Business Center with all the latest amenities is there for the ease of business travellers. Lastly, a huge swimming pool, health club, steam and sauna, Jacuzzi, tennis, book shop, shopping arcade, beauty parlor, Ayurvedic massage sessions, cultural programs and discotheque are some of the recreational facilities at the hotel.
Inaugurated in March 1985, Hotel Horizon got 'Three Star' Accreditation the very next year. The hotel offers world class facilities to its guests at reasonable rates. All its 45 spacious and air-conditioned rooms are elegantly decorated and are well equipped with AC, Cable TV, Direct Phone, Channel Music, Attached Bath, Shower, Bath Tub etc. Other amenities at the hotel are Front Desk, Business Center, Free Newspaper, Free Parking, Bar, Restaurant, Safe Deposit Box, Coffee Shop, Room Service, Laundry, Salon, Currency Exchange and so on.
For business travellers, the hotels offers proper banquet hall and conference room. When it comes to dining, the multi-cuisine restaurant 'Mira' serves a wide and exquisite choice in Indian, Continental and Chinese cuisine. 'Galaxy' is a roof garden restaurant popular for the most authentic local cuisine and for the top-of-the world feeling and view. Alcor, the bar offers an excellent wine list where business and pleasure mix ideally to blend the perfect cocktail. Lastly, the lounge is a wonderful place to relax.
The Residency Tower
Situated at a walking distance from the central Railway station and 9 km from the domestic and international Airport, Hotel Residency Tower is quite close to M G Road. The centrally air-conditioned hotel offers 63 well-appointed rooms categorized into Presidential suites, Executive guest rooms and Standard rooms. The most exciting part of the hotel is the roof-top swimming pool that is an ideal place to relax or replenish. One can also avail the facilities at the full-fledged fitness centre at the hotel.
To let you experience a delightful cuisine experience, the hotel has a multi-cuisine restaurant 'Orion' that serves the superb Continental, Chinese, Mughalai and South Indian delicacies in lunch and dinner. Another place for fine dining is the thematic Punjabi Dhaba 'Oye Balle Balle' that serves awesome north Indian tandoori delicacies. Besides, the 24 hr Coffee shop and the spacious and swanky cocktail bar 'Orbit' are again ideal places to spend some quality time with family, friends or partner. For business travellers, the hotel offers a banquet hall 'Galaxy' that can accommodate up to 350 persons at a time. For seminars and meetings, there are two conference halls and one board room equipped with all the modern and advanced tools.
Located opposite to the Government Secretariat in the heart of Thiruvananthapuram, Hotel Pankaj lies at a 10 minutes drive from the Airport. With its world class facilities and advanced amenities, the hotel aims to be a four star hotel in the near future. Hotel Pankaj has 50 centrally air conditioned rooms categorized into Standard rooms, Deluxe rooms, Suites and Deluxe Suites. All the rooms are well furnished and equipped with modern amenities like telephones with computerized direct dialing, satellite TV, 24 hr room service, laundry etc.
Sandhya, the multi-cuisine restaurant on the fifth floor offers the most authentic food and peaceful ambiance. Another 24 hr restaurant 'Marthanda' is simply the best for traditional cuisine of Kerala. Besides, the roof-top evening restaurant 'Nisha' is again a tempting dining option with family, friends or partner. Apart from that, the hotel offers a well stocked bar 'Maya' and a 24 hr cake shop. All the business travellers can book 'Anantha', the corporate hall for business meetings. It has a seating capacity of about 125-150 persons. It can also be utilized for wedding receptions and birthday parties. Vedhi is another conference hall with a seating capacity of 50-80 people. And the hotel also has a Board Room or mini conference hall can accommodate up to 8 people at a time.