HOTELS IN KOLKATA NEAR SALT LAKE STADIUM
Vivekanand Yuba Bharati Krirangan, well known as Salt Lake Stadium is located in Salt Lake (Bidhannagar), is one of the biggest stadiums in the world and has the largest seating capacity (85000) amongst all stadiums in India. Very recently, 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup matches were hosted in Salt Lake Stadium and had visitors from all over the world to witness the historic moment. This multipurpose stadium hosts several big events all the year round and is owned by Indian Football Association. The distance from Howrah Railway Station and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is 20 kilometres and 17 kilometres respectively. Its location on the renowned E M Bypass makes the stadium open for all kind of local transports that improve its connectivity to the rest of the city. Salt Lake City developed between the years 1958-1965 to accommodate the ever growing population of Kolkata and is a planned neighbourhood. There are several residential complexes, bungalows, malls, hospitals multiplexes and commercial buildings in this locality. One can spot all kinds of hotels in Salt Lake Kolkata to choose from according to location and budget. The locality is adorned with novel restaurants and bars every now and then, so one never runs out of options when looking for good places to visit for food, good ambience and music. The well-known restaurants and bars here are Oudh 1590, Fly Kouzina, Golden City, Red Xpress, The Haveli Restaurant, Charnock’s, 10 Downing Street and Raize the Bar. With good hotels near Salt Lake Kolkata, one can find some excellent places to shop too. Depending on whether you want to buy branded, local speciality or non-branded items, one can go to City Centre I, Junior Shop, AMP Baisakhi Mall, Tantuja, Big Bazaar, FBB and New Dress Emporium. Popular landmarks and places of tourist interest in Salt Lake are Vidyasagar Smriti Mandir, Pegion Feeding Spot (in CK Block), Shaheed Minar, Salt Lake Central Park and Bamboo Garden.