Rice, grains and lentils are a staple Tamil meal and characterised by the lavish use of pepper, coriander, cumin seed and tamarind. Celebration meals are still prepared the way they were centuries ago. Allow us to provide you a taste of this and more. TThis offer is applicable on booking stays for a minimum of 2 nights.
Arrive at the hotel to a traditional ceremonial welcome and a refreshing drink.
Meet Chef who will introduce the experiences in the itinerary.
Discover the palace hotel at leisure and unwind in your room.
Enjoy lunch at Spectra the sea-facing restaurant with interactive live stations offering an eclectic range of authentic cuisines like Japanese, European, Mediterranean, Indian and South East Asian.
Walk through the palace on a guided art tour to appreciate the exotic installation art and paintings around the hotel. Enjoy a refreshing local drink at the end of the walk.
Meet at Spectra for a Chef’s demonstration on the use of local exotic spices and watch him prepare dishes with the spices.
Relax at the Library Blu, the bar with enigmatic inky blue interiors and watch on exotic cocktail being made, infused with subtle spices like thyme, clove, star anise and cinnamon.
Experience the lavish opulent settings of Jamavar in the evening with a selection of cuisine from the neighbouring South Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. Enjoy the wines paired exclusively for the dinner presented with the grandeur of royal dining.
Breakfast lavishly from the South Indian live stations at Spectra serving an extensive selection of authentic breakfast specials of the Tamil Nadu region.
After breakfast, meet the Chef who will explain the day’s itinerary and take you on an exciting spice trail leading to the local spice bazaar.
Return to the hotel where Chef will explain the ‘farm to table’ concept and demonstrate Chettinad cuisine at Jamavar followed by a demonstration of authentic desserts. Enjoy a wine paired Chettinad lunch at Jamavar after the cooking session.
Retreat to your room for a siesta or treat yourself to a relaxing spa treatment at ESPA the spa at the hotel.
Meet by the poolside in the evening for a taste of the local Indian filter coffee with delectable South Indian hi-tea snacks.
Dine in the evening at China XO, the luxuriously designed restaurant with the panoramic sea views. Try delectable cuisine from the Chinese regions of Canton and Sichuan or savour the traditional Peking Duck or speciality dim sums which the restaurant is renowned for.
Breakfast at Spectra followed by a demonstration of exquisitely created customised cakes and take back your specially created cake as sweet memory of a cuisine trail.
Enjoy a lavish breakfast and lunch at Spectra, our all day dining
Interaction with the chef who will introduce the experiences in the itinerary
Walk through the palace on a guided art tour to appreciate the exotic installation art and paintings around the hotel. Enjoy a refreshing local drink at the end of the walk
Demonstration by the Chef at Spectra on the use of local exotic spices and watch him prepare dishes with the spices
Relax at the Library Blu, the bar with enigmatic inky blue interiors and watch on exotic cocktail being made, infused with subtle spices like thyme, clove, star anise and cinnamon
A relaxing spa treatment at ESPA, the spa at the hotel
Meet at the poolside in the evening for a taste of the local Indian filter coffee with delectable South Indian hi-tea snacks
Experience the lavish opulent settings of Jamavar, in the evening with a selection of cuisine from the neighbouring South Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh
Dine at China XO, the luxuriously designed restaurant with panoramic sea views
Terms and Conditions
Check-in time is 2:00 pm and Check-out time is 12 noon. Early check-in and late check-out will be subject to availability and additional charges will apply.
Any change in taxes and/or any other levies/charges/ fees will be chargeable extra, as prevalent during the stay.
Two children up to 6 years can stay free in parent’s room when using existing bed(s) in room, a maximum of one extra bed can be provided in room on chargeable basis; children aged 7 years and older are fully charged and accommodated in a separate room.
All reservations, either on a Regular or a Restricted Rate must be guaranteed by a valid credit card.
If a debit/credit card is used during check-in, a hold may be placed on your card account for the full anticipated amount to be owed to the hotel, including estimated incidentals until check-out. Such a hold may not be released for 48 hours from the date of check-out or longer at the discretion of your card issuer.
For Regular Rates:
Reservations booked within 48 hours will attract one night deposit (non-refundable) as per the cancellation policy.
To avoid any cancellation charges, we must receive your cancellation 48 hours prior to arrival.
For cancellations received post the above permissible period, the hotel will charge a minimum of one night's room rate plus tax and service charge, wherever applicable. The same penalty applies to no-shows as well.
If in case of a prepayment, we will retain all or part of your prepayment. If none has been received, we will charge your credit card.
For Restricted Rates:
The rate is non-cancellable, non-refundable and non-transferable.