Claresta Sarovar Portico, Hosur

Getting there

Local information

Hosur is an industrial town just beyond the Bengaluru metropolis and a short 20 minute drive down the smooth National Highway from the bustling Electronic City. Famous for its over 1500 year old Shiva temple, it is also a hub for stores selling Gold. Located close to an area called 'Little England', this town has a wonderful year-round climate. Hosur is also famous for its horticulture industry and is close to the famous Hogenakkal waterfalls, also called the Indian Niagara falls.


Nearby places of interest:

1. Hogenakkal Falls is around 120 km from the hotel, and is best for a day's picnic.


2.  Ayur Forest, which is roughly 40 km to the west of Hosur, has one of the largest concentration of wild elephants in India.


3.  Chandrachoodeshwara Temple which is 1500 years old and atop a hillock is a stone's throw away, and can be viewed from the hotel portico and lobby.


4. Rajaji Ashram is a museum dedicated to the freedom fighter and luminary C.Rajagopalachari, one of the founders of Independent India. It is also the place of his birth and childhood. This is approximately 2 km from the hotel.


Important landmarks and their distances:

  • Airport is 97 km away from the hotel towards the North and almost a 2 hour drive.
  • Hosur railway station is 4 km away from the hotel and connects most parts of the country.
  • Hosur main bus stand is hardly 2 kms away and connects to all parts of South India
  • Hosur town, a small but bustling area with narrow lanes and teeming with bazaar activity is 2 kms away.
  • SIPCOT I & II are industrial townships that bring commerce and importance to Hosur. Large conglomerates including Ashok Leyland, Titan (Tata), Murugappa Group, Luk Shaeffer and the TVS group are amongst 170 odd large and small industries that the Tamil Nadu government has attracted for setting up manufacturing plants.