Are you planning a Puri & Bhubaneswar trip? If you are like most tourists planning to tour the golden triangle of eastern India, you would also like to consider staying in one of the good hotels in Puri. There are some good quality hotels in Puri to make your stay comfortable. Read on to find out more about things to see in Puri and Bhubaneswar and read about a few good hotels in Puri.
The coastal city of Puri is a popular tourist destination & you can easily find many good hotels to make your stay comfortable. Puri is famous for Lord Jagannath’s temple an 11th century temple dedicated to Lord Jagannath (Lord of the Universe) an incarnation of Lord Vishnu. The origin of the deity has been mystical, and many stories and fables surround the temple as a divine aura. The temple is considered to be one of the Char Dhams, i.e. four holy places in India which a Hindu must visit in a lifetime. Thousands of devotees from all over the world come to Puri every year. Another major attraction is the sea beach which draws many tourists. The beautiful beaches have long been a popular tourist resort. Puri is well connected by roads & railways.
From Puri you can travel to the capital city of Bhubaneswar which is 60 km away. Bhubaneswar is known as ‘City of Temples’ as it has hundreds of small & big temples. Some of the most famous ones are the Lingaraj Temple - dedicated to Lord Shiva, Rajarani temple, ISKCON temple, Ram mandir, Kedar Gouri temple - dedicated to Lord Shiva & goddess Parvati, Sanchi Stupa at Dhauli, etc. Bhubaneswar being the capital city is very well connected by roads & railways. It has its own airport- the Biju Pattanaik Airport which caters to domestic flights. Bhubaneswar is slowly growing to be a metropolitan & you can also find many good hotels to stay here. From Bhubaneswar you can go on a sightseeing tour to Khandagiri & udaygiri hills, dhauli,etc.
Two Favorite Hotels in Puri
Hotel Mayfair - Situated at Chakratirtha Road, Hotel Mayfair is one of the very few luxury resorts in Puri that offers 34 elegantly furnished a/c suites & cottages. Every accommodation offers all the necessary facilities including mini bar, TV, 24 hour room service, etc. The hotel offers multi cuisine restaurants, poolside bar, travel desk, swimming pool, spa and fitness centre & valet service. The room rates start from Rs. 8000.
Hotel Holiday Resort is a 4 star hotel in Puri located near the sea beach. The hotel has fully furnished a/c rooms with all the necessary facilities. The hotel offers multi cuisine restaurant, conference hall, travel desk, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna & steam baths. The room rates start from Rs.2000.
Puri & Bhubaneswar both are top tourist destinations, therefore you will easily find many good hotels for your stay in these twin cities.
Visit Puri and Bhubaneswar - Stay In A Nice Puri Hotel