Hauz Khas is one of the most affluent & posh neighbourhood in South Delhi, which was developed near the historic Hauz Khas Complex. It is centrally located & peaceful with a lot of greenery.It is surrounded by Green Park, SDA(Sri Aurobindo Marg) to the west, Gulmohar Park(Balbir Saxena Marg) towards the north, Sarvapriya Vihar (Outer Ring Road) towards the south and Asiad village (August Kranti Marg, Siri Fort) to the east.It also contains various Diplomatic missions such as of Albania,Iraq,Burundi and Macedonia and is home to notable persons like cricketer Virender Sehwag.
It was developed during the 1960s by DLF as Hauz Khas Enclave. Later it was made a district of the South Delhi area comprising nearby areas as well.Hauz Khas(Enclave)as known, consists of A,B,C,D,E,F,G,H,K,L,M,P,Q,R,X,Y,Z Blocks.E block is the Main market here and lies in the middle of the colony and also boasts of a multi-level parking lot(scheduled) and G block,Aurobindo Market are other markets close by.Mayfair Gardens is the other colony which lies between Hauz Khas, which is an independent small private colony inside Hauz Khas, besides Padmini Enclave.
Hauz Khas consists of one of the largest green areas in Delhi namely Deer Park
and Rose Garden.
It is near to the two major hospitals in Delhi, AIIMS and Safdarjung Hospital.As Hauz Khas now is administered as a district, it is also known as a reference for other areas like Mayfair Gardens, Padmini Enclave, Safdarjung Development Area, Hauz Khas Village, Kalu Sarai, IIT-Delhi, Shahpur Jat, Asiad Village and institutional areas like on Sirifort Road and Aurobindo Marg.
Points Of Interest:
Historical Places like the Hauz Khas Complex which consists the Hauz Khas Lake or Royal Tank,a Mosque and a Tomb,all these are of the Khilji Dynasty.Neeli Masjid and Chor Minar
lie inside the colony.Nearby designer boutique and restaurants hub is the Hauz Khas Village.Nearby landmarks include Siri Fort Auditorium, Siri Fort Sports Complex
, HUDCO Place and Yusuf Sarai Community Centre.