Best Places to stay in Chattogram
Finding a nice & affordable hotel in Chittagong can be a bit tricky if you are especially a new visitor. There are many options available and it is really hard to make a choice.
But worry not! To save you from this trouble, today I have written this post with all the necessary information about the best hotels in Chittagong.
I have discussed the information which you might need to know before booking a hotel in Chittagong.
I have discussed about:
- What are the best hotels in Chittagong?
- What is the usual price of the hotels in Chittagong?
- What are some family-friendly hotels in Chittagong?
- What are some 5-star hotels in Chittagong?
- What are some 4-star hotels in Chittagong?
- Which hotels of Chittagong are near the airport?
- Which hotels in Chittagong are near the city centre?
- What are some budget hotels in Chittagong?
- What are the best hotels for official tours & arrange business conferences in Chittagong?
- How to book/reserve hotels in Chittagong?
As a bonus, we are adding honest & user reviews of these hotels to give you a useful heads up before booking any
What are the best hotels in Chittagong?
Chittagong is a famous port and one of the major business hubs of Bangladesh. Therefore, it is usual that there will be top-quality hotels in this city. Here I have made a list of top hotels, based on user review and experience.
(Please note that the Government of Bangladesh has changed the name of the city from Chittagong to Chattogram. So don’t get confused, it is the same city!)
- Radisson Blu Chattogram Bay View
Radisson Blu Chattogram Bay View is one of the premium international hotels of Chittagong. It is only 40 minutes away from Shah Amanat International Airport (CGP) and only 10 minutes away from the main business hub of the city and walking distance from M. A. Aziz Stadium and Chattogram Club Limited. It is the only 5-star hotel in Chittagong.
This hotel is great for arranging business tours or casual visits with friends and family. The hotel is kids-friendly and there are dedicated zones for them.
Radisson Blu offers top-notch facilities for its visitors. It has 241 rooms including executive suites. All the rooms are specially designed to provide the best experiences along with all other amenities. You will enjoy free high-speed internet connectivity and complimentary tea/ coffee.
You will also enjoy a complimentary super breakfast buffet every morning. There are numerous activities which you can enjoy on the hotel premises. There is an amazing infinity pool for which the place is famous for it. A long swimming session will not only refresh you but will also make you hungry enough to visit the top-quality restaurants. Here you can enjoy almost any renowned international cuisine.
Besides all the mouthwatering dishes from the specially trained Chefs, you can also enjoy fresh fruit juices and classic cocktails. Your refreshment will be followed by a great collection of deserts.
There is a number of bars with a collection of world-famous brands. There is also comfortable spa facilities that offer therapeutic treatment.
Ml Casipit gave a five-star review of Radisson Blu Chattogram Bay View on Tripadvisor. He wrote:
‘’Excellent rooms, amenities, and staff. Good housekeeping and service. Swimming pool and gym was well maintained. There is plenty of room for improvement for the English comprehension of some staff, but nevertheless, we are satisfied with our stay.’’
2. The Peninsula Chittagong
The second name that comes to my mind is definitely The Peninsula Chittagong. This hotel is well known for its beautiful decorations and family-friendly environment. It is one of the best 4-star hotels in Chittagong.
The Peninsula Chittagong is just 55 minutes away from Shah Amanat International Airport (CGP). Within 3 KM you will find both Chittagong Railway station & Foy's Lake Amusement Park. The famous Shrine of Bayezid Bostami is just 4 KM away from the hotel.
All the rooms are equipped with the latest technology and all the necessary elements to ensure maximum comfort for the guests. Needless to mention about the high-speed WiFi network which is very secure as well.
There are plenty of elements for your amusement. It includes a rooftop terrace and a concierge to cater to all your needs. Free buffet breakfast is available every morning.
The pool is also an attractive one to have some swimming experience. There are a number of restaurants around the pool area.
The hotel management also offers free parking facilities for guests with private vehicles. The Peninsula Chittagong also offers perfect facilities for arranging business tours and conferences.
SK Moin reviewed The Peninsula Chittagong in Tripadvisor:
’Ozone Lounge, is one of the most beautiful places in the heart of Chattogram, from where one can enjoy the city view with evening tea. I visited there in March before starting lockdown.Sitting arrangement beside the pool under the open sky and interior is very enchanting. Food was absolutely mouthwatering.’’
- Well Park Residence Boutique Hotel
This is another prominent 4-star hotel in Chittagong. It is in Nasirabad and therefore enjoys a more relaxed environment.
The hotel is just minutes away from World War Cemetery Chittagong. It takes less than an hour of driving to reach Shah Amanat International Airport from here. There are a bunch of famous restaurants nearby such as The Pizza Hut, Barcode Café, Café Milano, etc.
The hotel has a beautiful interior and exterior. This glass-fronted building offers all the features to serve the honorable guests. The rooms can be divided into 3 categories, Casual, Upgraded & Executive Suits.
Casual rooms are made comfortable with free WiFi, High definition Flat screen TVs & attached minibars. Upgraded rooms have extra sitting areas beside usual other facilities. The executive suite includes living rooms & a kitchenette. Some special suits have attached balconies too. Room service is available 24/7 regardless of room categories.
Parking and buffet breakfast every morning is absolutely free. You can also enjoy an open-air BBQ on the rooftop restaurant. Besides everything else, you will find a nicely equipped gym & a barbershop.
Mr. Alamgir reviewed Well Park Residence on Tripadvisor
‘’The hotel is in a nice environment. All medical and shopping malls are nearby. Food was excellent. The attitude of staff are highly appreciable. 24 hours room service and Wi-Fi available. Air conditioning n cleanliness excellent.’’
- Hotel Agrabad
Hotel Agrabad is one of the traditionally famous hotels of Chittagong. It was established in 1924. Though it was built long ago, the hotel is no less modern than any!
The hotel offers many experiences around it. The Ethnological Museum is just within a walking distance. Beautiful Foy’s Lake is only 6 KM away from this place. Excellent restaurants like Shangri La, Silver Spoon & Lemongrass are also nearby.
Normal rooms are decorated and well furnished with all the things that you might need for a comfortable stay that includes a mini-fridge, flat-screen TV, high-speed WiFi. Executive suits will provide kitchenettes, dining areas, separate living areas and/or whirlpool tubs. Room service is available for 24 hours.
Other facilities include 2 large restaurants, complimentary buffet breakfast with interesting varieties, a well-decorated bar, a business center with large meeting space, fitness center & spa with Thai massage. Parking is complimentary for guests with private vehicles.
Mr. Yousuf reviewed Hotel Agrabad on Tripadvisor
‘’Stayed only 1 night. Though outside looks old but once inside, rooms are fresh, renovated & comfortable.The staff was helpful. The free breakfast was great with good variations.’’
- Ambassador Residency
Ambassador Residency is a 3-star hotel and comparatively affordable one than the previously described one. It is very close to Foy's Lake and Foy's Lake Amusement World. Sholashohor Rail Station is only 2 KM away from this hotel. Ambassador Residency is one of the best budget hotels in Chittagong.
Rooms are well equipped with the things you will need to make your stay a pleasurable and memorable one. They include free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, minibars, and room safe. 24 hours room service is also available.
A special space is dedicated to hosting any kind of event. Especially good for events like weddings, office conferences or any kind of fun activities for a group of visitors. Parking and buffet breakfast every morning are complimentary.
Mr. S. Chakrabarty reviewed Ambassador Residency on Tripadvisor
‘’The Hotel is located at the heart of the city but little away from the chaos and that is the best advantage of this hotel. The place is very safe and secure to stay. Rooms are big enough and have basic amenities. Food is okay, but you will have a good range of restaurants just at a walking distance.’’
Measures against Covid 19 taken by the Hotels and Resorts
Hotel Management is very cautious to ensure the safety of the honorable clients. That is why they are taking extensive measures to prevent the outbreak of Covid 19.
The measures include:
- All linens sanitized in a high-temperature wash
- Face masks required for guests in public areas
- Face masks required for staff in public areas
- Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Staff required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Doctors available 24/7
- Individually wrapped toiletries
- 24-hour minimum vacancy between guests check-in and check out
By now you are probably well aware of all the best hotels in Chittagong. Hope you have enjoyed the read. If you have any specific questions, please feel free to contact us.
Happy & Safe Stay!