The Park Hyderabad
In a commercial area near the shore of Hussain Sagar lake, this swanky hotel is 2 minutes' walk from Necklace Road train station and 4 km from the hilltop Birla Mandir temple.
Accommodations range from polished rooms to grand suites, the latter offering features including kitchens, dining areas and/or whirlpool baths.
All have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minibars, plus tea and coffeemaking facilities; some feature lake views. Club level quarters provide access to a private lounge.