HOTELS IN KOLKATA NEAR US CONSULATE
The US Consulate premise in Kolkata is located on Ho Chi Minh Sarani, which was named so during the Vietnam War. Established in 1792, the US Consulate symbolises the interest of the US Government in West Bengal and nearby states of Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Assam, Nagaland, Tripura, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur. Ho Chi Minh Sarani, is one of the connectors between Little Russell Street and Camac Street, which are important streets, commercially and residentially. Howrah Railway Station is approximately 7 kilometres from here and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is at a distance of 29 kilometres (approximately). Maidan Metro Station and Rabindra Sadan Metro Station are the nearest metro stations from here. To see the places around this area, one needs to either walk or travel by car/cabs. There are umpteen good hotels near US Consulate, Kolkata with excellent rooms and modern amenities. Most properties are made in modern style to accommodate the guests comfortably and away from the hustle bustle of this active locality. There is a multi-cuisine restaurant in all Treebo hotels besides which one can try the various dishes at several restaurants that the street harbours. The well known places in terms of ambience, service and quality of food are Jyoti Vihar, Bombay Shiv Sagar, Gabbar’s Bar and Kitchen, Buzz, Heshel Sutanuti, Fusion Restaurant, Little Italy and Chat Chowpatty. Several street food vendors can be found here that serve excellent chaats, tea and snack items. This lively neighbourhood has several night clubs and discotheques that make it active at night too. Among places to shop, popular names are The Metro Plaza Shopping Mall, Vardaan Market, The Air Conditioned Market (popularly known as AC Market on Theatre Road), B K Market and Emami Market. Several retail outlets for clothes, accessories and jewellery on Camac Street, Middleton Row and Little Russell Street also make good shopping destinations. Eminent places to see while in this area are Victoria Memorial, Birla Planetarium, St. Paul’s Cathedral and Elliott Park.