The popular actress and singer Namitha said: 'Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.'
The city of Surat and the sun rising on its horizon definitely reflect the sentiment of this observation. The city was once known as Suryapur which can make finding hotels in Surat somewhat problematic through google search. However, it has still managed to enchant tourists and make it a destination for travelers that like to move away from the well-worn paths in India. And the sights and the food are well worth the trip. For, example the city is known for its spicy food sold out kiosks called "laaris" is like nothing most westerners have tried.
The Basics in Surat
For a thrifty trip through Surat, there are several cheap hotels that will give relative comforts while you travel and with the added bonus of some really interesting sights and sounds you will never find anywhere else. One of your options amongst the hotels in Surat is the Hotel Merit. This hotel has the best amenities of any of the budget hotels out there and it's located right in the middle of the city and all of its wonders. The hotel offers e-mail and 24 hour fax, complimentary breakfast, room service and postal service. Another one of Surat's cheap hotels is the Hotel Sarita which has 55 rooms that are pretty luxuriant for the cost, and each of them has cold and hot running water.
Luxury on a Grand Scale
Anyone coming to Surat looking for a bit of culture and luxury can find it at any of the luxury Surat hotels. One fine example of this high establishment is The Grand Bhagwati Surat. The name says it all as this place is built on sophistication and giving travelers a unique and luxuriant experience by offering polished amenities in 170 suites and rooms. Some of the amenities include fine dining, an opulent lounge, and the space is perfect for conducting business. This hotel is known for being a popular choice for conventions and weddings alike. If you want another option from the stable of high-end Surat hotels, then the Grand has what you are looking for, with large 200 Square foot rooms that come with flat screen LCD TV, hi speed Wi-Fi, and a tea and coffee maker.
Surat's Boutique Hotels
The Tunes hotel is a unique experience for those living in the region and it does bring in a lot of wealthy locals are choosing this place over many other hotels. This hotel is designed to mirror many of the affectations of popular western hotels, while offering the basics such as ceiling fans, 24 hour security, and luggage storage. All of this makes foreigners feel comfortable while living in the center of India, surrounded by interesting sights and sounds and the spirit of another world. The Tune offers travelers clean rooms that are comfortable and stocked with pretty much every amenity.