Situated in the heart of bustling city of Meerut, Godwin Hotel provides a perfect amalgamation of luxury as well as serenity. It offers a memorable experience and staying here brings life come alive once again.
Meerut, is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is an ancient city with settlements dating back to the Indus Valley Civilization having been found in and around the area and is said to be associated with earliest traditions of the Hindus according to which Maya, the father-in-law of Ravana, founded this place which has, therefore, been call Maidant-ka-Khera. According to another version Maya, a distinguished architect, got from king Yudhishther the land on which the city of Meerut now stands and he called this place Mayrashtra, a name which in course of time became shortened to Meerut. Tradition are so has it that the district formed part of the dominions of Mahipal, king of Indraprashta and the word Meerut is associated with his name.
Meerut is well-connected to major cities. Three national highways (NH-58, NH-119 & NH-235) pass through Meerut. Upper Ganga Canal Expressway which passes through outskirts of the city is under development. The nearest airport is the Indira Gandhi International Airport which is about 80 km away.
Meerut Cantonment is the 2nd largest cantonment of India both in land area and population. It was established in 1803 by English East India Company. Meerut Cantonment was the place from where the revolt of 1857 started. The Mall road is one of the oldest and most beautiful roads of Meerut, the most splendid sight of the cantonment and surrounded with clean footpaths, statues and trees. A tank of Pakistan army is standing as an exception in cantonment.