Minerva Grand Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh
Along the NH205, this straightforward hotel in a stately building with a modern annexe is 4 km from Kapila Theertham, a temple built into a mountain cave in the Tirumala hills.
The warmly furnished rooms feature wood floors, Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, plus safes and minibars. Upgraded rooms and 2-bedroom suites add sitting areas. Room service is available.