The Leela Palace

Adyar Seaface, M.R.C Nagar, Chennai 600028

On the confluence of the Bay of Bengal and the Adyar river, The Leela Palace is Chennai’s first and only seafront city hotel, designed by John Gerondelis from Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart & Associates Inc. While the public areas, guestrooms and suites, Library Bar, Jamavar and Spectra have been designed by Jeffrey A. Wilkes, the principal designer of DESIGNWILKES, the art and embellishment has been done by Mrs. Madhu Nair, Director Operations and Design of The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts. Drawn from the inspiration of Chettinad Dynasty, the architecture of the Palace Hotel exudes the regal and opulent style. Set on 4.8 acres of land, the 11-storeyed hotel features 326 rooms and suites. Equipped with world-class amenities, the meeting and conference centres are luxuriously and lavishly spread. Its close proximity to the central business district and local attractions and having a spectacular sea view on offer is sure to make the experience of our guests a very memorable one.


The Maharaja Suite at 4,842 square feet will be the largest hotel suite in Chennai city. Like the hotel itself, it is inspired by the grandeur of the Chettinad Dynasty. The suite includes a gymnasium, spa, an over-sized master bedroom and bathroom with Jacuzzi and steam shower. There is also second bedroom and bathroom, oversized living room, study, kitchenette, guest powder room and dining area that accommodates ten.

The Royal Suite has a huge master bedroom with washroom, living room with washroom, gymnasium, spa room with washroom facilities, kitchenette, dining table for 12, study room and powder room.

The Royal Club, which operates as a hotel within the hotel, is designed to provide a superior level of comfort, service and privacy to elite travellers. It occupies the top three floors of the hotel.

Enjoy the perfect meeting of Indian tradition and contemporary comfort in our luxurious suites. Each suite offers premier furnishings and amenities designed for the most fastious traveller. Luxurious and comfortable. Contemporary and spacious.

Every comfort and luxury. Five-star amenities. Extra large layouts.


Savour power breakfasts, chic lunches, formal dinners and stunning views at the hotel’s signature restaurant, lounge and cafe.

Spectra is an informal all day dining restaurant overlooking Bay of Bengal and Adyar River offers an eclectic mix of new dining experience to the Chettinad kingdom’s capital with a multi-buffet concept that offers global cuisines from Europe, Japan, India, South East Asia and the Middle East. Equipped with 7 interactive kitchens offering a wide range. The architectural style is striking and vibrant.

All day dining cafe comprising 7 interactive kitchens. Seats 141 covers overlooking the Adyar River and the sea.

The signature restaurant Jamavar brings a new dining experience to the Southern India’s culinary capital. Jamavar welcomes you to an evening of grace, refinement and congeniality and offers a treat to your palate with a fine mix of North & South Indian cuisine. With the finest dishes from the royal kitchens served in a traditional yet contemporary ambiance, Jamavar takes the fine dining experience to a different level. The restaurant has a Maharaja Table offering you a dining experience.

Indian restaurant with show kitchen. Capacity of the restaurant is 66 covers.

The Lobby Lounge is ideal for interesting rendezvous, a relaxed evening over an invigorating cup of hand-picked single estate teas or single origin coffees while enjoying the spectacular view of the Bay of Bengal. The space is elaborate and is beautifully set up.

The Lobby Lounge holds 92 cover.

Banquet & Conference

Whether it is a large conference or a small executive meeting, our venues inspire creative ideas and celebrations. Grand Ballroom and Royal Ballroom, featuring state of the art facilities are excellent venues for state banquets and large gatherings.

11,600 square feet of Grand Ballroom exclusive of a large pre-function area. 6,120 square feet Royal Ballroom exclusive of a large pre-function area. Two meeting rooms and seven boardrooms.

The convention facilities cater from 10 persons to 1500 persons.


The Leela Palace - One of the best 5 Star Hotels in Chennai, located in MRC Nagar, Chennai.

Other Facilities

Pool, Travel Desk, Gym, Spa, Restaurant, Wifi, Banquet, Money Exchanger, Parking, Locker, Business Centre, Bar

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