Pan-Asian at the ITC Sonar has the city's best line-up of Asian dishes.
The Sunday brunch buffet at La Terrasse, the Oberoi Grand, is to die for.
Hotel Aston is a good bet for business travellers (from Rs 1600).
Hotel Rose Valley
Try Hotel Rose Valley (from Rs 2800), which offers air-conditioned rooms and breakfast.
Peerless Inn (from Rs 6300) is also excellently located for the stadium.
The Floatel (Rs 4200) is a unique floating hotel on the Hooghly, stationed very close to Eden Gardens, with great discounts for internet bookings.
The three-star Astor (from Rs 6000) boasts one of the best kebab restaurants in town in Kebab-e-que.
The teams will be housed in the ITC Sonar, rather far away, especially when you don't have a police escort clearing your way through traffic.
The Park Hotel (from Rs 7000) is a boutique five-star hotel on Park Street, the nightlife headquarters.
The centrally located Oberoi Grand (from Rs 9600), housed in a magnificent colonial structure.
The Taj Bengal (from Rs 10,800) is a modern luxury hotel with all the trappings
Roxy and Tantra
Roxy and Tantra, both at the Park Hotel, are the city's glitziest party places.