Take a break from the routine, the mundane and step into the lap of luxury at The Den, Bengaluru. A business hotel with state-of-the-art luxury interiors and amenities, backed by Israeli technology, it is one of the definitive destinations, every single time you need an uplifting break from your spazzed out schedules. Indulge in a rejuvenating getaway, as you soak in some pampering and unwind for the work week ahead, or continue to take your workation from here if you’re still working from home.

This stylish boutique hotel is already a personal favourite with the upbeat locals. True to its name, The Den, part of the Israeli hotel chain, The Dan Hotels, makes for a great meeting point, not just for industry stalwarts, but also friends, families, loved ones, millennials, globetrotters, staycationers and urban, savvy locals who like to enjoy the finer things in life, as it combines the right blend of service, luxury and quiet efficiency.

Located in the IT hub of Bengaluru, the state-of-the-art luxury hotel’s contemporary design reflects the innovative and progressive elements that make modern-day Bengaluru come alive. The spacious rooms offer a spectacular view of the bustling city and are perfect for both business and leisure.

The niche modern and contemporary touches with the friendly warmth of the General Manager, Vinesh Gupta, add a fresh perspective on world-class service. With 226 rooms, suites, 25 floors, pool, gym, spa, theatre hall, gaming rooms, bar, rooftop dining and an alfresco dining area serving a delectable array of delicious options, proximity to the IT parks and business and residential districts gives it an edge over others.

The Den’s Signature Dining Options: The culinary draw is the high-energy dining restaurant The Creek that opens up to the lush green lawns and unique features of flowing water bodies that rejuvenate with open air leisurely space that stands and personifies the name, The Creek. The spacious area whips up authentic Indian and world cuisines with equal panache under the aegis of the Executive Chef, Kapil Dubey and his culinary team. The global rich culinary legacy is evident in each of the dishes that are served for breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets. A modern mix of traditional classic European design opening its arms to the lush green al-fresco seating with a water-stream around it (which gives its name), boasts of a spread that is not only lavish and expansive, but also extremely fresh, with an exhaustive range of lip-smacking starters, salads, main course and desserts.

Layla, the rooftop speciality signature restaurant brings the exotic Mediterranean cuisine to your table under the night sky, igniting your gastronomic and sensory pleasures. The Nest Bar and Lounge is a trendy bar serving exciting drinks and exclusive bar nibbles.

The Den’s Signature Facilities: Beyond the regular features, like free Wi-Fi, gymnasium, a terrace swimming pool, there were a handful of other add ons that caught our fancy- a 15-seater Cinema Theatre called The Cave, that doubles up as a conference room, gaming section called The Play House, a pool and billiards table, besides other entertainment options. The Cold Press is a quick pitstop for healthy juices, revitalising drinks and super foods and The Deli is a full-service bakery, where you can grab fresh breads and more. Don’t leave The Den without relaxing at their heavenly abode called The Sanctuary Spa with rooms inspired from names of butterflies like Orange Tip, Red Admiral and Purple Emperor and the Sanctuary Bespoke Balancing relaxing massage with aromatic oils that will surely detoxify your muscles and leave you feeling light as a butterfly.

Where: The Den Bengaluru, ITPL Gate, 3 & 4, ITPB Main Rd, KIADB Export Promotion Industrial Area, Whitefield, Bengaluru. www.denhotels.com

– By Namita Gupta.