Located on Elgin Road, Forum Mall is one of the premium shopping malls of Kolkata. As it is in a prominent locality, you will find a large number of hotels near Forum Mall that suit everyone’s budget. For accommodation near Forum Mall, you can go for FabHotel Arya International Elgin Road or FabHotel Ratnakar Residency. There are loads of hotels in Ballygunge, a nearby locality, as well like FabHotel Ratnakar Inn. At all FabHotels, guests are provided with facilities like Wi-Fi access and daily breakfast on a complimentary basis for a pleasant stay.
About Forum Mall
Forum Mall, officially named Forum Courtyard, is located in the Bhowanipore area of Kolkata. Initially constructed as an office tower, it was converted into a mall. Spread over 240000 thousand square feet, the gigantic building houses shops, restaurants, movie theaters and entertainment sites. This is the reason a large number of people throng it from around the metropolis and also why hotels near Forum Mall are highly sought after by those coming from outside the city.
Shopping and Dining in Forum Mall
Forum Mall houses stores of global footwear brands like Reebok, Nike and Adidas as well as that of the iconic Swarovski crystals. Rado, Bombay Dyeing, Celeste, Archies, Lotus, Colorbar, Shoppers Stop, The Body Shop and Forest Essentials are some other renowned brands with outlets at Forum Mall.
When it comes to dining, the mall has options, such as Desi Express, Keventers, Flaming Wok, Enerzy, Oh! Calcutta, Pizza Hut, Subways, TGI Fridays, Starbucks and Wow Momo. Mainland China, Kwality Restaurant, Barbeque Nation, Aqua Java, The Coffee Bean And Tea Leaf, and Cafe Mezzuna are near Forum Mall. Privy Ultra Lounge and Scarlet - Aauris Kolkata are the preferred nightlife spots in the area.
Attractions near Forum Mall
Being in a central location of Kolkata, Forum Mall offers easy accessibility to a lot of tourist attractions. The major places of interest nearby are listed below:-
• Netaji Bhavan (1.1 km)
• St Paul’s Cathedral (1.6 km)
• Victoria Memorial (2.2 km)
• Alipore Zoological Garden (2.8 km)
• James Prinsep Ghat (4.4 km)
How to Reach Forum Mall
Forum Mall is well connected to all parts of the city by public transport. You can take a suburban train to Ballyunge or Park Circus station, where taxis and auto-rickshaws are readily available. Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport is 19 km away, whereas Sealdah Railway Station is just 4.6 km from Forum Mall. You can take a flight or train to numerous destinations in the country, including Bangalore. Among the most booked economy hotels in Bangalore are FabHotel Astra Suites HSR Layout and FabHotel Astor Koramangala. You can also reach Forum Mall via Kolkata Metro as Rabindra Sadan station is at a walking distance from it.