Originally Posted by shashanka
Great idea, itinerant!
I can right away suggest a hotel (The Picadilly) in Lucknow on the NH25A. This hotel is one where I have stayed before and I find it convenient and with decent standards (Cleartrip). NH25A connects Kanpur and Lucknow and the Picadilly is located well before the real congestion of Lucknow starts and is very close to the airport as well (2.8 km).
Dear Shashanka, thank you so much for your suggestion. I am going to check the hotel online right away. Thanks.