Tirupati is visited hugely by the devotees of Lord Tirupati. Where to stay is not a big problem as the city offers various options to cater different budgetary needs. From 3-star and 2-star hotels to low budget lodges, guest houses and hostels, the city has numerous accommodation options.
Most of the hotels and accommodations in Tirupati are centrally located in the Tirupati town at the foot hills of the shrine. The place does not have ultra-luxurious properties. For your convenience we have further divided the places to stay in Tirupati under various categories, where you can easily choose the option according to your budget, need and choice.
3-Star Hotels in Tirupati
A typical 3-star hotels offers facilities like air- conditioning, elevators, laundry service, parking, 24-hour room service, travel desk, non-smoking rooms, conference facilities, attached bathrooms, banquet hall, business meeting room, telephone, LCD/projector, doctor-on-call service and colored TV with satellite channel connection.
The first hotel in this category is Bhima Residency, which is located 13 kms from Renigunta Airport, 0.5 km from Venkateswara Bus Stand and is very near the Tirupati railway station. The centrally air conditioned rooms are appointed with all modern amenities. The property has three restaurants that offer various cuisines. The hotel with 69 rooms also has a swimming pool.
Hotel Ramee Guestline is 17 kms away from Tirupati airport, 3.5 kms from Tirupati railway station and 3 kms from Srivenkateswara bus stand. The property with 77 spacious rooms is well-equipped with all modern 3-star amenities.
The Fortune Kences Hotel features modern architecture and is situated at Renigunta Road. The property with 128 rooms has all 3-star facilities in addition with baby-sitting facility. The hotel is 1 km away from the railway station and 14 kms from the airport. With a mere 1 Km distance from the railway station and 14 km from Airport.
The popular Grand World is a themed amusement park plus hotel. The gardens of the property are styled to an Egyptian theme. The property has 38 rooms and has all 3-star facilities. It offers immense fun for kids with its variety of water park rides and indoor/outdoor games. The hotel provides pick and drop facility.
Hotel Bliss, located in the heart of Tirupati facing Holy Tirumala Hills. The property is a 15 minutes drive from the domestic airport and is very close to the bus depot, railway station, major business centers and shopping arcades.the property with 117 rooms is a good option to stay in Tirupati.
Hotel Mayura is another decent option with air conditioned rooms, modern amenities and an in-house restaurant. With all 65 air-conditioned rooms the rooms are appointed with cable television, radio and hair dryer. The hotel is 15 kms from Tirupati Airport, 0.5 kms from railway station and is opposite to the Bus Stand.
Hotel PLR Grand better known as The Grand is well-equipped to cater not only pilgrims, but also business travellers. The property is located very near to the bus stand, at walking distance from the railway station and half an hour drive from the airport. With 98 rooms the property features cozy rooms and direct dialing telephone.
Hotel Sindhuri Park faces the temple tank of Pushkarini. You can have a comfortable stay with all facilities and available. The hotel has a vegetarian restaurant and also assists you in visiting at the Tirupati temple (Tirupati darshan). The hotel is 14 kms from airport, 0.25 km from railway station and 0.5 km from bus stand.
Kalyan Residency with two vegetarian restaurants is also a good option to stay in Tirupati. The hotel is 18 kms from airport; 0.4 km from railway station and 0.2 km from Tirupati bus stand.
Along with this the other such comfortable 3-star options are Sindhu International, which is located on the Tirupathi by-pass road and is close to the railway station, airport and bus stand.
Hotel Tirumala Residency with 62 rooms is located at a walking distance from the bus stand and railway station.
Two-Star Hotels in Tirupati
If three-star hotel prices are a little high on your budget, choose any of the following 2-star hotels, which not only will be cheaper than the above category but are decent enough to cater your basic needs. Attached bathroom, laundry, doctor-on-call, room service and colored television are the main features of these hotels.
The Poojith Residency is situated opposite RTC bus stand and is only 2 kms away from the railway station. The hotel also assists you with your Tirupati temple visit and can also arrange car rentals.
The other such hotel options are Hotel Highland Darshan and Hotel Preethika.
Guest Houses, Hostels and Dormitories in Tirupati
Putting up in guest houses, hostels and dormitories is also a good way to cut down on expenses. Some of the renowned places to stay in Tirupati are:
Annapurna Residency located opposite Apollo Clinic on Lakshmi Puram Tiruchanoor Road is 15 kms from airport, the railway station and bus stand are less than a kilometer away. The main temple is 22 kms ways from the property. The property with 30 rooms features air-conditioned rooms and 24-hour room service.
Antharyami Guest House has four rooms and features lush green surroundings, well furnished rooms and attached washrooms. You can order food and the guest house provides free airport shuttle.
Dalmia Temple Valley Resort is located at the starting point of the 10 km long trek to Tirumala. The hotel assists you with temple visit and features multi-cuisine restaurant and a coffee shop.
Hotel New Aishwarya is situated at a walking distance from the bus stand and only 3 kms away from the Tirupati railway station. It has 18 rooms with cable TV and intercom.
The Sai Inn is located on Tirupati's busy Thiruchanoor Raod and is close to both the bus stand and the railway station. You will have a direct dialing telephone I your room and can enjoy your meals in the in-house multi cuisine restaurant.
Hotel Vikram is a good option as it is located just opposite Tirupati bus stand and is less than a kilometer away from the railway station.
Hotel Temple Valley located in the foothills of Tirupati, close to where the trek to the holy Tirumala starts from is a very good option with all modern facilities available.
You can also try the R&B Guest House, Padmavathi Guest House and Sapthagiri Guest House.
Hostels are also available in plenty. The SVU Men’s Hostel, Sri Padmavathi Student’s and Working Women’s Hostel and Sri Balaji’s Women’s Hostel are ideal for student travellers.
Stay for Free in Tirupati
In Tirumala most devotees stay for free in the huge dormitories around the temple. There are rooms in guesthouses and cottages available on rent too at various rates offering various degrees of comfort and luxury. All bookings have to be made with the Central Reception Office of the TTD board (Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams).