Whether you’re looking for a relaxing weekend retreat or a one-night affair with Dhaka’s finest buffet spreads – Dhaka’s wide range of hotels has more than what you need to whet your appetite. A short, quick business affair or a long weekend romance, from boutique hotels to expansive properties, these destinations are accepting reservations for that perfect getaway.
- Four Points by Sheraton
Address: 6/A North Avenue Commercial Area, Gulshan 2 Dhaka, 1212 Bangladesh, Ph: 880-9- 6094 44555
A Starwood backed property, Four Points is a modern treat for travellers looking to for a luxury stay for mid-range prices. Consisting of the hotel’s Residence building and the Tower wings (both separated by a seven-minute walk), expect to find a range of facilities such as a fitness centre, rooftop sauna and an outdoor swimming pool. Although the hotel has recently opened its doors, it has left a lasting impression on visitors. With 149 stylish guest rooms and 31 suites, the rooms are comfortable coming with 300 thread count sheets, a kitchenette and spacious bathrooms. If you’re looking for panaroma views of the city, try their rooftop Sky Deck’s infinity pool or the Deluxe or Premier suites located on the 12th floor of the Residence building.
- The Way Dhaka
Address: House-10/B/2, Road-54/B, Gulshan-2, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh, Ph: +880 1844-027405
The Way Dhaka is a hidden gem in Gulshan’s bustling hotel scene. Nestled at the end of a narrow alleyway, this beauty is worth the search. Their fusion of contemporary styling and effortless elegance will leave you feeling like you’ve arrived at the lap of luxury the moment you step in. The perfect space for the business traveller to unwind, The Way provides a distinctive experience. 23 Deluxe King Rooms boast spacious layouts and come with services such as electronic in-safe, Wi-Fi, express dry cleaning, signature ELLE Paris amenities and a mini-bar, among others. Whether you’re going for a night in or for a quick dinner don’t miss out on their dual infinity pool located at their Aqua Deck. Internationally acclaimed Chef de Cuisine, Gerard Wallace promises you a culinary journey worth remembering. With a built-in Jacuzzi and stunning waterfall you can whisk away your time while trying out some of the finest cuisine from Top of The Way restaurant. They also have a specially designed ADA room with altered layout and furniture to accommodate travellers with limited mobility.
- Dhaka Regency
Address: Airport Road, Nikunja 2, Khilkhet, Dhaka 1229. Ph: +88 02 8900250-9
Dhaka Regency promises to be a “destination of indulgence, “offering travellers 214 exquisitely designed Guest Rooms and Suites along with their multi-cuisine restaurant, Thai Spa centre, health club, live entertainment bar and Mediterranean lounge. If that doesn’t sound like the complete package, wait until you step into any of their five restaurants (Grandiose, Grill on the Skyline, Comfee Lounge, Club 13 and Shisha World). Their hookah lounge, in particular, boasts of the highest quality tobacco as you find yourself seated in plush cushioned banquettes. If that doesn’t float your boat, you can opt for a quick retreat to their Juvenex Spa and Salon.
- Best Western Maple Leaf
Address: Plot 1B, Road 1, Sector 1, Uttara Model Town. Ph: 880-2-7914855
Barely a five-minute drive from the airport, Best Western is a neat, independently owned hotel offering three sets of equally beautiful rooms: Deluxe King, Deluxe Twin and Executive Suites. Described by one TripAdvisor user as an “’easy’ hotel in a ‘difficult’ city,” there can’t be any description more apt than this. Their contemporary accommodation offers amenities including large work spaces, free Wi-Fi and their signature beds that guarantee you a good night’s sleep. Known for their continental breakfast, there other dining offers too, leave little to desire. Try their weekend buffet dinner at Tarragon (Thursday and Friday) or enjoy live barbeque at Charcoal, a rooftop escape. Finally, if you’re in the mood for a quick relaxing retreat, try Bhuvana Spa. As a hotel built on guest satisfaction and experiences support, it’s impossible to leave Best Western unsatisfied.
- Hotel Bengal Blueberry
Address: House # 1/A, Road # 90, Gulshan-2. Ph: +88-01622-666611 to 15A cozy hotel located in Dhaka’s Gulshan 2, Bengal Blueberry’s service verges on first class excellence. Consisting of 56 neat rooms and suites, their décor is understated, while still being within the modern design frames travellers expect. The rooms and the bathroom are spotless, with every room coming with personalised butler service, free Wi-Fi and access to the health club. If you are a business traveller on the lookout for a good meeting spot, look no further than Swiss Delight, their lobby coffee shop or you can also book their special banquet hall that seats up to 150 people. Make sure to try their extensive variety of croissants and bagels while you’re at it.
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