Looking for a beautiful house in a posh colony in the national capital of India? Well, you can certainly hit two sparrows with one arrow. Confused, well here is a list of some high-society, exclusive areas where you can buy/rent your next place.
Lutyens Bungalow Zone:
This area is undoubtedly the poshest locality in Delhi. Not only a lot many politicians industrialists and big names of the Indian business industry live here, but this is also home to many international embassies, big five-star hotels, and of course, the busy Connaught Place market.
Named after British Architect Edwin Lutyens, who designed the area with well-located streets, lush green gardens, and several chic spots, this locality has among the most highly-priced houses.
Golf Links: One of the oldest posh areas in the NCR region, Golf Links lies in the heart of Lutyens Delhi and very close to the Delhi Golf Course from which the colony derives its name. Keeping in mind the increasing crime rate in Delhi, this is even amongst the safest areas to live in.
Sunder Nagar: Situated on Mathura Road, close to the Zoological Park of Delhi, Sunder Nagar is an upmarket residential area in Central Delhi. The market offers elegant, rich artsy products, and is known for luring classy residents and the city’s glitteratti with its leisurely charm!
Jor Bagh: What if I tell you that Sonam Kapoor and her husband Anand Ahuja live here? Well, now is it posh enough for you? Yes, this area is a residence of plenty of Bollywood stars, politicians, and known public figures. It is very close to Safdarjung Tomb, Khan Market, and Lodhi Garden, which are some pretty popular places to hang out.
Shanti Niketan: An up-market residential locality in Delhi, Shanti Niketan is closely located with other posh areas such as R.K Puram or Vasant Vihar. These areas have very popular schools and extravagant shopping hubs.
Vasant Vihar: Being located near the IGI Airport, Vasant Vihar has been one of the popular areas of South Delhi.
New Friends Colony: One of the most growing and posh areas in South Delhi, NFC is segregated into two parts; East and West, with sky-touching property rates. It has one of the oldest luxury hotels of the capital – The Surya, and a great community market that is home to some of the city’s favourite restaurants, pubs, and casual eateries that never fail to impress and the well-known New Friends Club; still an eminent spot in the capital.
Greater Kailash II: This is where you find the very famous M-Block Market that offers some of the best eateries across the whole of Delhi. Around the market is a massive area showing off amazing homes and apartments, including the opulent King’s and Queen’s Court apartment complexes.
Saket: This area is not only the home to India’s first multiplex theatre, it is one of the best localities to live in. There are the biggest schools in and around Saket such as DPS International and Amity, deluxe hotels such as ITC, malls such as Select Citywalk and DLF Place, restaurants such as The Big Chill Cafe, private hospitals such as Max, and a luxurious sports complex.
Panchsheel Marg: The home to many diplomats in Delhi, Panchsheel Marg is the most chosen housing locality for bureaucrats, diplomats, politicians, and wealthy Delhiites. Not only it has a massive green area for nearby residents, but it is also home to the popular Panchsheel Club, well known for its gigantic pool and handy tennis courts for the athletically-inclined.
Defence Colony: Popularly known as Def Col these days, this place is centrally located in the heart of Delhi. Apart from being one of the wealthiest localities in South Delhi, metro connectivity, public transport, famous hospitals, and major roads are what make this place so likable.
Punjabi Bagh: Once a refugee colony, where Hindus and Sikhs lived at the time of partition, this area now is filled with lavish kothis and bungalows where the wealthy traders, businessmen, and transporters reside.
Naraina Vihar: Located in South West Delhi, this locality is divided into three varied areas – residential, industrial, and rural areas. All the premium facilities like schools, market complexes, and hospitals are also situated nearby.