Binging by the Poolside in GurugramGurugram a bustling industrial hub, always surprises you with its metamorphosis, the transformation it has gone through in recent years. The place void of lull, belies the 'gaon' in its name. It has global companies, towering shopping malls, hotels and restaurants, which transcends you in to another world. If this place sets a pace, which teaches you to run while you need to walk, it also enlightens you to take a moment, sit back, relax and layout. Here are a few hip, happening, cool and mesmerising poolside restaurants you might want to hangout.
Poolside stirs variety of feelings in all of us - more so because of the fanciness we've attached to 'ism'. The ethereal aura or splendour of the element 'water' adds to the emotions. Poolside seems to be a perfect venue, be it re-energising after a hectic day’s work, stimulating your senses with an early morning dip, or just lazing around in the afternoon sipping a cocktail. A soothing open-air environment designed exclusively just to repose and rejuvenate.
Do you want to enjoy a romantic candle light dinner with wine or champagne? Just find that calm spot and sit all by yourself. Or want to be a part of those high decibel fun get together with friends and family? The pristine poolside fits.
Splash – The Westin
Address: No1, MG Road, Sector 29, Gurugram, Haryana 122002.
Sky Lounge in Gurugram
The rooftop pool has a very perceptive and straightforward look to it. This ‘Rest-O-bar’ is one of its kinds in Gurugram. The vibrant colours come to life at this cosy poolside, just suit yourself and find your inviting spot. As the night arrives, the lighting adds on to the surreal beauty. The neatly manicured lawns and interesting seating arrangements create an enthralling ambience. The stage is all set for exquisite cuisines, scintillating signature cocktails, and live bands. Try out the sensational margarita with grilled orange and lemon, or settle down for the molecular caviar. Enjoy the wide range of finger food - spiced lamb cigars with mint dip, the cheese and olive filled crumb fried mushrooms, honey chilli lamb balls. Douse it down with a favourite drink or two.
Address: T Floor, Park Plaza hotel, B Block, Sushant Lok I, Gurugram, Haryana 1220002
Taj Vivanta Gurugram
Taj is known for its hospitality, which is par excellence and for creating culinary wonders. Alfresco, the stylish poolside restaurant enlivens your spirit. The set up is stupefying and mystical. You can choose to settle down at the Gazebo facing the pool, and enjoy the aromatic grilled and barbecued delights. As the day gets devoured, the tone of the poolside recasts and reflects the brilliance of the mood around. Stand amazed by the ‘surprise and delight’ or as Vivanta puts it, ‘shock and awe’ the chefs or the barmen have up their sleeve.
Address: Plot no 01, Sector 4, Gurugram, DL 122004