About Mysore Road, Bangalore
Mysore Road is a major road running in the northeast–southwest direction through Bangalore. The major reason people book hotels in Bangalore on or around this road is that it provides access to numerous business hubs and tourist attractions along with Bangalore University. Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike, News 18 Kannada, Victoria Hospital, ESI Regional Office, Deputy Commissioner of Police-CAR Headquarters, Old Guddadahalli industrial area, Mahaveer Glass & Plywood factory, BHEL Electronics Division, Global Village Tech Park and Kengeri industrial area are some important landmarks along it. It also connects to important government offices, such as Vidhana Soudha, Krishna Bhagya Jala Nigam Ltd., DGP Office, Karnataka Lokayukta Office, RBI, City Civil Court and Directorate of Correspondence Courses and Distance Education.
Shopping and Dining near Mysore Road
As the road runs through numerous buzzing localities, hotels near Mysore Road have a lot of great shopping areas close by. Some of the best shopping malls in Bangalore, including UB City, Garuda Mall, 1 MG Mall and ETA Mall, are close to Mysore Road. Further, Brigade Road, Commercial Street, Chickpet Market, Shivajinagar, KR Market, Majestic Market and Residency Road can be visited for an old-school yet memorable shopping experience. There is no shortage of great places to eat near Mysore Road, with restaurants offering everything from local and popular North and South Indian to Chinese, Italian and international dishes. Sree Renukambha Bidadi Thatte Idli, Kamat Lokaruchi, Nueva Premium Cafe, Melt In Cafe, Vattika, Royal Andaaz, epulo, Udupi Gardenia, De Parathzzaa Cafe, Polar Bear, The Bridge Walk Cafe and Bridgeway are among the good ones. For a drink or two, you can head to the several bars at the nearby malls.
Places to Visit near Mysore Road
Another advantage of booking Mysore Road hotels is the number of tourist attractions in Bangalore you can visit without hassles. Vidhana Soudha, the historical Bangalore Fort and the lush Cubbon Park are right along the road. Other incredible places to visit in the city are Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, Kodandarama Temple, Visvesvaraya Industrial & Technological Museum, Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bangalore Palace, Lalbagh Botanical Garden and Lake, St Mary’s Basilica, Indira Gandhi Musical Fountain Park, Ulsoor Lake, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church and Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath.
How to Reach Mysore Road
Hotels near Mysore Road, Bangalore are convenient to reach from all around the city. Kempegowda International Airport is around 1 hour 15 minutes away by taxi and bus. Bangalore City Railway Station, Majestic Bus Station and Majestic Metro Station are just 3 km from Mysore Road. There are two metro stations on the road — Deepanjali Nagar and Mysore Road (both Purple Line) — while several others are under construction.