A famous Indian cricket ground situated at Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg in New Delhi, Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium was set up in the year 1883 and is the second oldest (and still functional) cricket stadium in the country, after Kolkata’s Eden Gardens. Gates III and IV of the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium have been named after woman cricketer-and-commentator Anjum Chopra, by the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA). As of 2017, the stadium has hosted twenty One-Day Internationals, two T20 Internationals, and thirty-two tests. Cricketing milestones such as Kumble’s 10-wicket haul (against Pakistan), Gavaskar’s 29th test hundred, and Sachin’s 35th test ton (which made him the batsman with the most number of Test centuries) all took place at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium. This is also the home ground of the Delhi Daredevils (Indian Premier League). The first test match to be played at Feroz Shah Kotla was between India and West Indies on 10 November 1948. Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium lies 3 km away from New Delhi Railway Station and 18.9 km away from Indira Gandhi International Airport.For those looking to stay close to this cricketing venue, there are quite a few hotels near Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium that offer delightful stays at affordable rates. Treebo essentials such as free Wifi connectivity, complimentary breakfast (a la carte or buffet), an LCD television with cable/DTH connection, air-conditioning, and branded toiletries (in the attached restrooms) are guaranteed each time you book your stay at our hotels near Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium Delhi. Businesspersons, entrepreneurs, sponsors of cricketing events, youngsters, families, couples, and foreign tourists visit Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium to show support for their respective teams. With Treebo, guests get to choose from a list of family hotels, business hotels, budget hotels, and more.If you have some extra time at your disposal after attending cricket matches at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, visit tourist spots/attractions situated nearby such as Raj Ghat, Purana Qila, National Gandhi Museum, Feroz Shah Kotla Fort, Swaminarayan Akshardham, Shankar’s International Dolls Museum, and Red Fort. Udupi Cafe, Ashish Lal Dhaba, Rustom’s Parsi Bhonu, Chor Bizarre, Changezi Kitchen, and Hotel Connaught Royale are some of the good restaurants lying close to Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium. For shopping, head to V3S Mall or East Delhi Mall. The hospitals in the vicinity include Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, Sant Parmanand Hospital, and Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.
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