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RAAS Chhatra Sagar

Glamping on the lakeside

Chhatra Sagar, part of the RAAS group,  is located right on the edge of a 100-year-old dam which is teeming with birds in the heart of rural Rajasthan, 110km east of Jodhpur, near the village of Nimaj in the district of Pali, Rajasthan. This 1920s style camp has an open-sided reception, comfortable sitting area and an air-conditioned, glass-walled library and bar space alongside its 13 luxury ensuite tents. Chhatra Sagar is an idyllic spot to take a breather from the Rajasthan city pace.. Read More

RAAS Devigarh

Charm of old-world India

RAAS Devigarh is nestled in the Aravalli Hills of the Udaipur area. The palace was completed in the year 1760 A.D and today is a testament to the beauty and charm of old-world Rajputana. Offering a quiet oasis away from India’s infectious energy, RAAS Devigarh gives you time to sit, relax and unhurriedly soak up the tranquil landscape of Rajasthan, away from the bustle of everyday life.. Read More

RAAS Jodhpur

Jodhpur Style

Located in the prestigious north-east quarter of Jodhpur’s old walled city lies Raas, a boutique luxury hotel with spectacular views of the fort. The hotel is a combination of old and new with four beautifully restored, red sandstone buildings juxtaposed with slick modern structures. The hotel is seconds away from the vibrant markets but secluded enough to feel completely at peace. Raas is the only luxury boutique hotel within the walled-city and embodies the region‘s heritage with class and understated elegance. Read More

The Claridges

A destination in itself

Claridges, New Delhi has been a landmark in Lutyen's Delhi since the 1950’s. Located amidst lush and tranquil surroundings in the heart of the city, this elegant property with colonial charm and plush lawns holds a prime location close to New Delhi's historical landmarks, galleries, museums, boutiques and markets. The 140 guest rooms and suites are all bathed in natural light and offer classic, understated decor with all modern conveniences. With its classic ambience and contemporary facilities, coupled with gracious Indian hospitality, Claridges is a haven of tranquility right in the middle of the bustling city. Read More

Rawla Narlai

A gem in rural Rajasthan

Located between Udaipur and Jodhpur in the heart of the Aravalli Hills, Narlai is the ideal spot to break your journey and enjoy rural Rajasthan. This 17th century property was once a favourite hunting lodge of the Jodhpur royal family. Today, a real highlight at Rawla Narlai is the ‘Stepwell Dinner’, travelling by ambling bullock cart to an elaborate 6th century well outside the village where you will dine by candle light to the accompaniment of traditional songs. It is an atmospheric and magical step back in time! Read More

Spice Village

A green retreat

Spice Village re-defines the meaning of an eco-friendly resort. Set amidst the landscaped spice gardens, the cottages where you will rest your head at night are simple, yet luxuriously furnished and naturally elegant. Only possible thanks to the native influence of the local Indigenous people, you only have to take a walk around the grounds of the property to see just how far their influence goes. The resort has much to offer for those who want to immerse themselves in nature, culture and the local way of life so look no further than Spice Village for a true wilderness experience.. Read More

Malabar House

A haven of tranquillity

Malabar House is situated on a peaceful green in the centre of Fort Cochin (Kochi) in Kerala. Formerly an 18th-century Dutch colonial residence this small, luxury boutique hotel offers a haven of tranquillity amidst a bustling harbour city. Each room is different in shape and size so no two are alike but all are stylish, colourful and comfortable. The whole place is effortlessly stylish and is as romantic on ‘candlelit’ evenings as it is during the bright, sunny daytime. Read More

Aman-i-Khás

A myriad of wildlife encounters

Aman-i-Khás is a wilderness camp located in a rugged brushwood forest on the fringes of Ranthambore National Park. The 10 luxury tents are identical in traditional Mughal style, set on raised concrete plinths and are complete with air conditioning. Aman-i-Khas is a luxury adventure camp for travelers wanting to immerse themselves in the rugged wilderness, rural traditions and peaceful wildlife of Rajasthan. Read More

Shakti Sikkim Village Walk

A taste of rural life

The Shakti Village walks in the North East of the Indian sub continent enable you to enjoy the villages and rural life in remote mountain regions. Accompanied by local porters and guides, you step out of the modern world, walking between villages that are remote, and staying in traditional village houses, which Shakti have spruced up to provide proper comfort without compromising their authenticity. Read More

Shakti Ladakh

Little Tibet

The Shakti village walk enables you to enjoy the villages and rural life in remote mountain regions in the far north of the Indian sub-continent. Accompanied by local porters and guides, you step out of the modern world, walking between villages that are remote, and staying in traditional village houses, which Shakti has spruced up to provide proper comfort without compromising their authenticity. Read More

Shakti Kumaon Village Walk

Authentic Himalayan Walk

A Shakti Kumaon Village Walk offers a rare opportunity to discover compellingly beautiful and remote regions of the Indian Himalaya, combining an honest and sustainable approach with sophisticated simplicity and style. The concept facilitates an authentic ‘underfoot’ experience and provides a snapshot of rural life in the Himalayan Mountains of Uttaranchal and Sikkim. The walks traverse the terraced foothills with overnight stays in various villages and as an honoured guest, the locals are keen to share their way of life with you. Read More

Shakti 360 Leti

Himalayan Mountain Retreat

Set in a stunning location at 2,200m, Leti 360 offers a remoteness usually reserved only for the hardiest of explorers. Indulging the highest standards of eco-luxury it offers just four glass and wooden cottages with stunning views across the Himalayan peaks. Rejuvenate your body and mind with the stunning scenery around you, take in the crystalline air and enjoy absolute peace and quiet then, having feasted on superb cuisine and delicious wines by candlelight, retire to the comfort of your bed adorned with duvets and pashmina blankets. Read More

Jai Mahal Palace

A touch of Indian class

Set amidst acres of beautifully landscaped Moghul gardens, the Jai Mahal Palace dates back to 1745 AD. A masterpiece in Indo-Saracenic style of architecture, it blends stunning opulence with tantalizing comforts that will  support you to a world of Rajasthan magnificence.  It is located downtown, close to the main shopping center and historical monuments. The hotel has all the usual facilities for recreation and relaxation and nearby the hotel there is so much to see, do and explore. Read More

Tajview Hotel

A veritable Garden of Eden

Set amidst six acres of landscaped gardens, the Tajview Hotel in Agra offers superior rooms designed with a mix of contemporary and Mughal design, all with magnificent views of the Taj Mahal. Traditional Indian therapies and body massage can be enjoyed at the spa and you can also relax by the swimming pool or sign up for a cooking class. Tajview - a fantastic setting in between exploring all of Agra's treasures right on the doorstep.. Read More

Oberoi New Delhi

A veritable Garden of Eden

The luxurious Oberoi New Delhi is close to the best shopping district in Delhi and within easy reach of the remarkable culture of this amazing city. There are five superb restaurants onsite as well as an indoor and outdoor pool and a fitness centre. Enjoy contemporary sophistication close to local attractions such as the India Gate, Red Fort and the National Museum. Read More

Oberoi Udaivilas

A veritable Garden of Eden

Located in the ‘romantic’ city of Udaipur, on the banks of Lake Pichola is the grand and luxurious Oberoi Udaivilas. The hotel sits within 30 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, rambling courtyards, decorative fountains and pavilions giving it a genuine Rajasthani feel. When you’re not exploring the beautiful city of Udaipur or enjoying a sunset cruise on Lake Pichola there is a luxurious spa, swimming pool overlooking the lake and private yoga and meditation sessions with the resident yoga teacher. At the Oberoi Udaivilas, the magnificent setting combines with royal service to make your stay a journey into the romance and grandeur of another century.. Read More

Oberoi Vanyavilas

A veritable Garden of Eden

Located just outside Ranthambore National Park, on 20 acres of land covered with trees and plants, lies the picture perfect and luxurious Oberoi Vanyavilas. The camp consists of 25 luxury air-conditioned tents discreetly positioned to ensure maximum privacy. When you’re not out game viewing in search of the wild tigers you can explore the Ranthambore Fort, nearby villages, go on an elephant ride or simply relax by the hotel swimming pool. Read More

Oberoi Amarvilas

Taj Mahal Luxury

With excellent views of the timeless monument to love, the Taj Mahal, there can only be one place to stay in Agra - the Oberoi Amarvilas. Built in a style inspired by the Mughul period, the Oberoi Amarvilas boasts a breathtaking display of terraced lawns, ornate gardens complete with fountains and pools and rich interiors that take you back to an era of emperors & princes. After a long day of sightseeing, sundowners on the terrace with magnificent views of the Taj Mahal are heavenly. Read More

Oberoi Rajvilas

Princely lifestyle of India

Located just eight kilometres from Jaipur, The Oberoi Rajvilas, spread over 32-acres of lush green gardens, is the perfect base from which to explore one of India’s most exotic and vibrant cities. This idyllic retreat evokes princely Rajasthan with 70 luxury villas and royal tents in a fort-like setting, situated on 32 acres of lush gardens, flowering trees and cascading fountains. The interiors in their simplicity, elegance and attention to detail, showcase the finest in modern and traditional Indian craftsmanship. Read More

Oberoi Sukhvilas

Gardens of grandiose

The Oberoi Sukhvilas Resort and Spa in Chandigarh features acres of natural forest with aesthetically landscaped gardens, fountains, a reflection pool and traditional architecture for guests to succumb to, relax in, wind down to and take take time out in. The property has been designed with the guests comfort in mind, and ideal place to stay whether it be for the weekend, for a week long wellness program or for a far flung detox. Discover the Garden City of Chandigarh with a stay at the Oberoi Sukhvilas for an fine experience that extends past the ordinary.. Read More

Oberoi Wildflower Hall

Mountain Haven

Situated at 2500m in the magnificent Himalayas, Wildflower Hall is a fairy tale luxury resort set in 22 acres of pine and cedar forest. It recreates the grand style of the colonial era with wood panelling and original artwork creating an aura of old-world charm. Take leisurely walks through the fragrant forests nourished by the gourmet picnic hampers that accompany your explorations. The resort also offers white water rafting, mountain biking, archery, billiards, ice skating (in winter) and golf. Read More

The Tree of Life Resort

A veritable Garden of Eden

The Tree of Life Resort & Spa encompasses all that Varanasi is, with a twist – it is your oasis of peace and calm after the often over-whelming experience of the crowds, the noise and the traffic of the city. Situated in rural surroundings the Tree of Life Resort is conveniently located equidistant from Varanasi airport, the city centre (Cantt/Ghats) and Sarnath—arguably the most important place of pilgrimage for Buddhists. You can participate in early morning or evening yoga, pamper yourself in the Ekam Spa, travel to Sarnath to walk in the steps of Buddha or take a horse drawn buggy thorgh the Varanasi countryside. The Tree of Life Resort captures the essence of Varanasi beautifully. Read More

Rohet Garh

A veritable Garden of Eden

Just south of Jodhpur, on the edge of the Thar Desert lies Rohet Garh, a lovely family run fort in a rural setting outside the city. It is a delight with its homely atmosphere, tranquil gardens and an abundance of bird life. Enjoy roaming about the nearby desert villages and exploring farm life, or take part in some of the best riding safaris in Rajasthan offered at Rohet Garh. Read More

Rohet Mihir Garh

Desert Luxury

Mihir Garh or ‘The Fort of the Sun’ rises majestically out of the rugged landscape and golden sands of Marwar. Here, serenity and splendour come  together to create an authentic Rohet experience. Mihir Garh comprises just nine exclusive suites, each offering over 1700 square feet of luxurious, private space. A stay here provides luxury escapism amidst the stillness of the desert, whilst also offering a fascinating insight into Rajasthan's cultures past and present.. Read More

Dev Shree Deogarh

An idyllic rural getaway

Dev Shree luxury hotel sits on the edge of Ragho Sagar lake in the town of Deogarh, known for its pretty scenery and magnificent temples. The hotel offers just seven rooms, maintaining a sense of quiet exclusivity and faultless service levels. During your stay you can walk to the local village to visit farmers and potters, explore the lakeshore and observe its birdlife or take a rural train ride across the Aravalli ranges. Dev Shree is a luxurious and peaceful retreat in rural Rajasthan – the perfect antidote to the busyness of city life!. Read More

Earth Houseboat

An intimate and intricate adventure

Earth Houseboat was once a kettuvallom (traditional barge) used to transport rice along the large and intricate network of Kerala’s lakes and canals. Carrying you quietly across the tranquil waters there are few ways to explore Kerala that are more relaxing or more authentic. A stay on the houseboat immerses you in Keralan life and you will witness local people collecting and drying coconut fronds, carrying and fetching goods on small canoes, thatching and building homes and going about their daily lives. The experience you will enjoy cruising through Kerala's sleepy backwaters is unparalleled - a tonic for the body and mind.. Read More

Taj Mahal Palace Hotel

At the water's edge, in the city's heart

The history of Mumbai and The Taj Mahal Palace are dramatically intertwined. The hotel is Mumbai's first harbour landmark and was the first licensed bar in the city. For more than a century, the Taj has played an intrinsic part in the life of the city, hosting maharajas and dignitaries from across the globe. A treasure-trove of priceless memorabilia, there is a story to tell behind every pillar, a landmark deal in every boardroom, and a storied celebration under every awning. Read More

ITC Mughal

Calm away from the tourist crowds

ITC Mughal, a luxury hotel in Agra is a fitting tribute to the great Mughal builders of the past. The only Indian hotel to have won the prestigious Aga Khan Award for its excellent representation of Mughal architecture. It comprises of 233 opulent rooms and suites, recreating a paradise for the contemporary Mogul - full of splendour and perfection which was the hallmark of the Mughal Dynasty. Agra has many historic sites, small town bustle and local bazaars which all have a great deal to offer to any visitor, all in close proximity to the hotel. Read More

Pullman New Delhi Aerocity

Serene start or end to a journey

The Pullman New Delhi Aerocity Hotel is an upscale hotel located adjacent to both the international & domestic airport terminals. It is well connected through the Airport Express Line, which is just 5 minutes away, ensuring a relaxed stop over for travellers passing through Delhi, either through necessity or without the time to stop and explore. With an unbeatably convenient location and top notch service, the Pullman New Delhi Aerocity Hotel is an excellent option for anyone seeking a stress free stop over in Delhi. Read More

Trident Hotel Agra

Charm among the chaos

The Trident Agra, set amidst beautiful gardens, fountains and landscaped central courtyards, is located close to the breathtakingly bejeweled marble mausoleum that is the Taj Mahal, surely one of the most beautiful buildings in the world. The rooms and suites are elegantly furnished with all modern amenities and set amongst Mughal style gardens and courtyards offering a unique and relaxed atmosphere. After a long day sightseeing enjoy sundowners in the bar or in the tranquility of the garden. Enjoy an à la carte or buffet dinner by the pool. Pizzas from the wood fired oven are highly recommended. The hotel has a walking track for those wanting to explore the extensive gardens as well as a fitness centre and swimming pool. Read More

The Imperial

Classic Heritage Hotel

Arriving at The Imperial Hotel with its 24 towering signature palms and turbaned sentries at the door will immediately transport you back to the glamour of India’s Raj. The restored 1930's Victorian style building is a perfect meeting of old and new. All guest rooms offer total privacy, a sumptuous pillow menu and a unique, elegant interior overlooking lush, perfectly manicured gardens. Grand and luxurious, Delhi’s landmark hotel makes the perfect start or end to your stay in India. Read More

Palais de Mahe

Colonial French chic in India

In the heart of Pondicherry’s French Quarter, Palais de Mahe is a characterful, colonial retreat within easy wandering distance of the picturesque promenade. Spice-laden breezes drift off the Bay of Bengal and local artists display their work, while the French influence brings colonial architecture, flower-decked balconies and a range of excellent eateries. Palais de Mahe is a grand and fitting base for exploring this beautiful and enchanting city. Read More

Vivanta by Taj President

Comfort on Cuffe Parade

Soak in the space that's a hot favourite in South Mumbai close to Gateway of India and Marine Drive. The Vivanta by Taj ‐ President offers the next generation of cutting edge hospitality – perfect for the global traveller. Standing tall in posh Cuffe Parade, with nothing short of the coolest bar and specialty restaurants the city has to offer, Vivanta by Taj President is an oasis in the hustle and bustle of one of India’s largest cities. Read More

Kohima Camp Nagaland

Culture and wonders

The Ultimate Travelling Camp has introduced Kohima Camp, set up in the northeastern state of exotic Nagaland. It is set up solely for the ten-day Hornbill Festival, and provides the opportunity to explore the Land of the Nagas and its rich tribal heritage, whilst staying in supreme comfort under canvas. Aptly dubbed ‘the festival of festivals’, Hornbill Festival is an absolute explosion of sights, sounds, tastes and experiences from all over Nagaland as curious relics of a tribal past and modern post-independence artistic expression coexist in dramatic displays. Attending the Hornbill festival is a 'bucketlist' experience for many and is without question a cultural extravaganza like no other.. Read More

Kishkinda Camp

Discover the magic of Hampi

Kishkinda Camp, operated by The Ultimate Travelling Camp is a new tented camp located on the outskirts of the ancient town of Hampi. Enjoy unparalleled luxury and service whilst exploring the Karanataka and the UNESCO World Heritage site. Guests can be as active as they wish during their stay and participate in all on offer around, or simply pick and choose what to do each day and appreciate the comfort of the best type of camping experience there possibly is. Read More

Eighth Bastion

Dutch comfort and class

Eighth Bastion, located in the Malabar region of Fort Kochi, is remnant of a time long past where the VOC was busy trading and fighting over spices and trade routes, a battle which lasted approximately 300 long years. The hotel’s outdoor pool and garden is a great place to unwind after a busy day of exploring the local sights and dining at the hotel’s on-site restaurant is an experience within itself with the East Indies Restaurant serving a mouth-watering fusion of contemporary western cuisine with fresh, local ingredients. For a true one-of-a-kind experience, look no further than Eighth Bastion Hotel for your stay in Kochi. Read More

Coconut Lagoon

Enchanting heritage home

Coconut Lagoon sits amongst rice paddies, tranquil waterways and lush gardens boasting authentic heritage, exquisite cuisine and a unique insight into this beautiful corner of Kerala. During your stay you are free to wander through the cool wildflower and butterfly garden, enjoy the ancient healing art of Ayurveda with a massage or spa treatment, take a sunset cruise on the lake or explore the intricate network of canals by canoe. Heavenly! Read More

Amanbagh

Escape to the Aravalli Hills

Amanbagh is set in a garden oasis within a walled compound in the Aravalli Hills, rural Rajasthan. Using pink marble and sandstone, the palatial grandeur design is in keeping of the Mughal era haveli mansions favored by nobility. Accommodation is provided in 24 Haveli Suites and 16 Pool Pavilions, ideal bases from which to discover the rich heritage of Rajasthan. Amanbagh is the perfect place to restore and rejuvenate the body, and invigorate the mind in a luxurious setting. Read More

Taj Vivanta Connemara

Grace and elegance in Chennai

The Taj Vivanta Connemara is Chennai’s only heritage hotel. Built originally in 1854 as the Imperial Hotel, it was refurbished in art deco style in 1937, and an iconic swimming pool was added in 1974 designed by renowned architect Geoffrey Bawa. The hotel has 145 rooms which range in size and style but all are modern and minimal with fresh white walls, bright accent colours, high ceilings and polished wood floors. Enjoy the hotel's facilities or make the most of your time in Chennai exploring the city's rich heritage of artistic, religious and culinary traditions. Read More

Glenburn Tea Estate

Hill Country Tea Station

Glenburn Tea Estate is a heavenly colonial style plantation deep in the foothills of the Himalaya. Established by a Scottish tea company in 1859, then passed to one of India’s pioneering tea planting families, it continues to operate as a small scale working estate, producing some of the finest tea on the planet. Take a tasting tour, hike the peaceful mountain trails, explore Darjeeling or simply sit on the lovely, flower filled veranda, breathing in the clean air and gazing across the gardens to Kanchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world. Read More

Fateh Garh Palace Hotel

Hilltop treasure

Fateh Garh Palace Hotel is a Heritage Renaissance Resort where luxury living and environmental friendliness go hand-in-hand. The property incorporates local stone and antique architectural elements and is home to two fabulous infinity pools, an indulgent spa and an impressive collection of vintage cars! Explore the surrounding area in an MG, Jaguar or Daimler, take a jeep safari to one of the local villages to witness a near medieval lifestyle, or saddle one of the Marwari horses, stabled on the property among any other activities undertaken in while in Udaipur itself. Fateh Garh, a gem so close to the heart of the Lake City. Read More

Taj Lake Palace

James Bond filmset...

The Lake Palace Hotel is located in Udaipur, on an island on Lake Pichola and is without doubt the centerpiece of the city. This fairytale hotel was built in the 18th century with sumptuous architecture, Mughal domes and intricately carved white marble. The hotel offers rooms and suites that are uniquely designed and furnished with mosaics, exquisite artifacts, opulent silks, richly coloured frescoes and ornately carved furniture. All rooms have wonderful views over Lake Pichola and some over the City Palace. When you are not out discovering the winding streets of the old city or exploring the City Palace, return to the Lake Palace Hotel where a range of activities are available. Read More

Taj Falaknuma Palace

Live like royalty

Located high above Hyderabad, Taj Falaknuma Palace's 60 beautifully refurbished and lovingly restored rooms allow you to journey into the clouds where grandeur and excess is celebrated and savoured in equal measure. At Taj Falaknuma Palace the rooms are glimpses of royalty, shaped by Italian marble flooring, valance curtains, colonial furniture and everything that you would expect in a palace room and more! Treat yourself to the enchanting Taj Falaknuma Palace. Read More

The Leela Palace Chennai

Luxury and glam

The Leela Palace is Chennai’s only modern palace hotel, set on the glittering Bay of Bengal. With opulent design features and palatial interiors, it evokes the rich heritage of Tamil Nadu and offers guests a full, royal experience in one of Chennai’s most prestigious and stunningly beautiful locations. The rooms and suites are large and grand with breathtaking views across the city or out to sea, mood lighting, oversized bathtubs and seamlessly integrated state of the art technology. Whether you are exploring the streets on foot or soaking up the glamour of one of India’s chicest cities, The Leela will accommodate you in luxury and style. Read More

The Leela Palace, New Delhi

Sophisticated and serene

The Leela Palace sits in the heart of New Delhi’s busy diplomatic enclave, one of the best spots in the city which puts you in the heart of the action, yet remains an oasis of quiet and calm amongst the hustle and bustle. There are just over two hundred rooms - some of the largest in New Delhi. A selection of restaurants give you world class dining options with cuisines from around the world and the sprawling spa with rooftop pool is the ultimate retreat offering a range of signature treatments and fitness facilities. Placing you in the heart of New Delhi, The Leela Palace is the perfect base from which to explore this fascinating city and a soothing oasis to return to after a long day of sight seeing.. Read More

The Leela Palace, Udaipur

Stand out at the Leela

With a majestic location on Lake Pichola and spectacular views of the City Palace and Aravalli Mountains, The Leela Palace evokes grandeur and  opulence of the land of Mewar. The hotel is just steps away from the city's numerous attractions such as Jag Niwas - Lake Palace, Lake Palace, Gangaur Ghat.  Walking the winding roads in the old city is fascinating - the people and the quaint merchant houses and shops ensure there is something to draw your attention at every turn. The Leela Palace Udaipur is an ideal place of stay for travelers seeking charm, comfort and convenience in Udaipur.. Read More

Haveli Dharampura

Mughal architecture meets contemporary design

Haveli Dharampura is situated in the historic heart of Old Delhi, nestled among the narrow alleyways of Chandani Chowk, one of the oldest bazaars in the city. Amidst the vibrant hustle and bustle, the Haveli stands as a historic landmark and a peaceful city retreat. Haveli Dharampura places you in the heart of India’s vibrant capital city, showcasing the captivating diversity of the nation’s culture and transporting you in time to the glamorous era of India's cosmopolitan ruling classes. Read More

Samode Haveli

Ornate royal mansion in Jaipur

Unexpected and charming, Samode Haveli is a 200‐year old intimate townhouse, belonging to the royal family of Samode, hidden deep in the folds of the busy streets of old Jaipur. Restored to perfection, the Haveli offers 39 rooms all beautifully decorated in traditional jewel‐like hues, with an array of alcoves, pillars and antiques. With its mix of history, simple style and interesting features, Samode Haveli is the reigning hip heritage hotel in Jaipur. Read More

Flame of the Forest

Nature's hideaway

Located just 15 minutes from the Kisli entrance of the Kanha National Park, the Flame of the Forest Safari Lodge, is a small intimate hideaway nestling on the banks of the Banjar river, offering stunning views over the river and dense forest. The property has only 4 luxury cottages, built and designed to reflect the local architecture. Step into an Indian wildlife fairytale at Flame of the Forest. Read More

Brunton Boatyard

Old meets charming

Moored on a historic stretch of Cochin's famed harbour, the Brunton Boatyard Hotel was created using the restored remains of a Victorian shipbuilding yard. Nodding to Kerala’s eclectic colonial past, it is unique hotel with a fascinating heritage and undeniable charm. The interiors are a wonderful blend of English, Portuguese and Dutch influences with soaring ceilings, hanging fans, all with ocean views and a selection of artefacts from the great age of steam and sail. Brunton Boatyard offers a unique experience which celebrates the very best of centuries of cultural influence  whilst also blending authenticity with stylish contemporary design.. Read More

Samode Palace

Rajput excellence in the Aravalli Hills

Nestled in the Aravalli Hills just north of the ‘pink city’ of Jaipur is the beautiful and luxurious Samode Palace - a magnificent example of Rajput-Mughal architecture and undoubtedly one of Rajasthan’s finest palace hotels. Gorgeous rooms are scattered around the building each unique and colourful with an old world charm. Lose yourself at Samode Palace in the maze of bougainvillea-covered courtyards or relax in the gardens with a book when you are not out discovering the famous sites of Jaipur or exploring the countryside by foot, camel or horse. Read More

The Serai

Outrageous Desert Luxury

The incredibly luxurious and immaculate desert camp, The Serai, lies in its own little oasis 45 minutes away from the craziness of Jaisalmer. This is a beautiful and stylish escape with divine desert views and exquisite night skies. A handful of elegant tented suites are effortlessly chic, opulently furnished and styled in classic elegant desert themes. No expense has been spared. The peace, the birdsong, the stars, the silence, the cool mornings and the rustling grasses are a world away from the frenetic towns and cities of Rajasthan. Heaven. Read More

Jaagir Lodge

Plethora of nature and wildlife

Jaagir Lodge, one of The Ultimate Travelling Camp's properties is situated deep in the Terai in range of the forest reserves of Dudhwa, Pilibhit, Kishanpur, Katarniaghat and neighbouring Nepal. With the multiple bordering surrounds brings the opportunity to see or photograph all sorts of nature and wildlife - perhaps deer, the elusive tiger or rare flora. Jaagir Lodge - the perfect combination of tented accommodation, nomadic lifestyle experiences, nature and all luxuries conceivable. . Read More

ITC Rajputana Hotel

Relaxed royal atmosphere

The ITC Rajputana is located in the pink city of Jaipur, the property in pink as well, as a symbol of the royalty of the Rajputana Empire and taking the guest on a royal journey. The hotel celebrates the spirit of Rajput palaces with modern flare - being the location of the estate of the former Prime Minister of Jaipur. Guests are welcomed in a royal atmosphere to the hotel, through a lobby leading into two sets of staircases, with a Jharoka enhancing the outside view. ITC Rajputana reflects all that is special about a stay in Rajasthan. Read More

Rambagh Palace

Ritz at Rambagh

The Rambagh Palace Hotel lies steeped in history with its elegant rooms, marbled corridors and majestic gardens. Located in the 'Pink City' of Jaipur, the hotel is filled with richtextures, opulent furnishings and exquisite objets d'art. Enjoy a day out and about exploring Jaipur and return for a sundowers at the legendary Polo Bar and dinner at one of the property's high quality restaurants. Read More

Ahilya Fort

Rustic and charming

Sitting high above the banks of the sacred and mighty Narmada River is the majestic 18th Century Ahilya Fort with its magnificent architecture and spectacular views of the river and ghats surrounded by the beautiful and untouched town of Maheshwar. Stroll through the town, visit the ghats and handloom weavers, explore the surrounding temples and villages or relax under a tree in the lovely garden at Ahilya Fort. Read More

Jawai Leopard Camp

Safari Luxury

A modern take on a tented camp, Jawai blends white canvas with stainless steel and leather accoutrements to create an elegant escape in Rajathan. The camp shares the dramatic rocky environment not only with leopards, of which sightings are fabulous, but also with the Rabari herdsmen, whose vibrant red turbans are synonymous with the landscape. Fulfilling an ambitious commitment to both wildlife conservation and cultural preservation, Jawai is setting a new standard in Indian wilderness tourism. Read More

The Lodhi

Simple & easy luxury in Delhi

The Lodhi's 40 rooms and suites have been carefully renovated to combine flawless international standards in luxury with age old craftsmanship and extensive use of local materials. Dynamic and vibrant restaurants contrast with peaceful garden courtyards and the quiet exclusivity of club-like floors of guest accommodation . With acute attention to detail and an ethos of easy comfort and understated opulence, The Lodhi showcases India's contemporary luxury at its very best. Read More

Taj Swarna Amritsar

Star of Amritsar

Taj Swarna fuses modern design with traditional elegance in the heart of Amritsar. With an enviable location next to Sikhism's most sacred shrine, the famed Golden Temple, it provides a fabulous base for discovering Amritsar as well as the nearby cities of Jalandhar and Ludhiana. Clean and modern in style it offers 157 contemporary rooms, two excellent restaurants and a five star spa – the perfect antidote to a long, hot day of sightseeing. Taj Swarna Amritsar captures the spirit of the city, incorporating elements of the history, art and culture with a modern twist. Read More

Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace

Stay like a king or queen

Located high above the desert capital of Jodhpur, Umaid Bhawan Palace is the last of the great palaces of India and one of the largest private residences in the world. Named after Maharaja Umaid Singh, grandfather of the present Maharaja of Jodhpur, this golden - yellow sandstone monument was conceived on the grandest possible scale.  After 15 years in construction, the 347 room palace was finally completed in 1943 and has served as the principal residence of the Jodhpur royal family since. Stay at Umaid Bhawan Palace and live like royalty. Read More

Marari Beach Resort

Surrounded by nature

Set on 30 acres of land lies the Marari Beach Resort in Mararikulam, among lily ponds, coconut groves, fruit trees and a large organic farm. Cottages are thatched with coconut leaves and bathrooms echo nature's environment, with the experience of bathing under the open skies. The serene, balmy private pools that come with some of the rooms will lull you into a deep relaxation. Enjoy the garden groves, the smell of the ocean and nature's raw beauty at Marari Beach Resort. Read More

Maison Perumal

Tamil and French colonial heritage

In the heart of Pondicherry’s Tamil Quarter, Maison Perumal is an 18th century home which exudes a legacy that reflects the French colonial aura within the seaside town. Built by a member of one of the prosperous Tamil communities, it has been restored to its former glory with a ‘less-is-more’ philosophy incorporating minimalistic interiors and with attention to detail & reflecting its special heritage. Enjoy a stay at Maison Perumal—where to be a guest in a gracious Tamil home was traditionally considered an honorary experience of the very high kind.. Read More

Chamba Camp Thiksey

Tented Leh

Pitched at the base of Thiksey monastery, for a few months over festivals during Ladakh’s short summer, the luxurious Chamba Camp has entered into a unique commercial and spiritual partnership. Your stay provides valuable income for the monastery while guests enjoy a privileged insight into Tibetan Buddhism and local culture. Set amidst a high altitude desert dominated by rugged, snow-capped mountains and deep turquoise lakes Ladakh is one of the most picturesque places on earth. Read More

Ken River Lodge

The Africa in India

Ken River Lodge was established in 1986. The lodge is built with natural materials sourced mostly from neighboring villages and the lodge estate. It is set in a natural forest which is home to many animals like Langur monkeys, wild boar, jungle cats and jackals. The lodge has 6 village style huts and 10 cottages both with en-suite bathrooms. The huts and cottages are spread out in 50 acres of mixed jungle in undulating terrain, giving one of the best jungle experiences in the country. The local staff, naturalist, boatman and Shyamendra and his wife, together help to make your stay one to remember. Read More

Brijrama Palace

The Place to Be...

Brijrama Palace is one of the oldest landmarks on the banks of the river, dating back to 1812. The architecture and the design is directly influenced by the erstwhile ruling dynasty of the Marathas. The rooms and suites offer a unique experience of old world charm with completely modern facilities whilst the spacious communal areas are light and airy with the terraces affording spectacular vistas at sunrise & sunset. Brijrama Palace - an iconic experience for a stay in Varanasi. Read More

Mahua Kothi Jungle Lodge

The wilderness of India

Mahua Kothi Jungle Lodge is situated in Bandhavgarh National Park, home to the highest density of tigers in India as well as a large variety of mammals, including leopard, chital, sambal deer, wild boar, sloth bear, jungle cat, hyena, jackal, fox and wild dog. Enjoy game drives, picnic lunches, nature walks and afternoon sundowners while on safari in India. Read More

Khem Villas

Tiger tracking at its best

Khem Vilas is a haven set among 20 acres of tranquil grassland, forest and lakes beside Ranthambhore Park and only 15 minutes by jeep from the small town of Sawai Madhopur in Rajasthan. Their 20 acres of grassland, lakes and forest were hand-planted over a decade ago, and have now become a natural habitat for many animals and birds. Aside from daily forays into Ranthambore Park to track tigers (sadly not guaranteed), Ranthambhore Fort, a hilltop Fort built in 900AD by the Rajput rulers, is also well worth a visit, camel rides to nearby villages can also be arranged whilst birdwatchers will delight in a jeep expedition to Chambal River or Laje Soorwal.  There is a pool and spa in camp. Read More

Sher Bagh

Tigers & Tents

The 12 hand-stitched canvas tents at Sher Bagh camp reflect the style of the 1920’s and arouse nostalgic evocations for life on safari during the heyday of the Raj. In addition to faultless service, elegant style and exquisite dining, the wildlife is spectacular. As the camp borders the Ranthambore National Park, it is frequented by colourful birdlife and ambling antelopes, while sloth bears, leopards and tigers ae often sighted in the surrounding forest. Sher Bagh is an authentic tented jungle camp and the perfect base for tiger spotting! Read More

Nadesar Palace

Varanasi Classic Palace

Situated in one of the oldest living cities of the world, Nadesar Palace is set amidst mango orchards, marigold fields and lotus-filled, jasmine scented gardens. Nadesar Palace has hosted royalty, statesmen and celebrities since 1835. The ten luxurious rooms are spacious and opulent with four-poster beds swathed in pink tulle and richly textured, jewel-coloured textiles. Nadesar Palace is a haven of peace and tranquillity and Varanasi’s most exclusive hotel. Read More

Baghvan Jungle Lodge

Wild and wonderful

Located next to Pench National Park, the Taj Baghvan Jungle Lodge has you in the heart of the 'tiger forest' where one can live out their Indian wildlife safari dreams. Twelve standalone bungalows are built alongside a dry riverbed, each bungalow with an indoor and outdoor shower area and a private sit-out surrounded by the woods. Enjoy the hidden marvels of Pench with a stay at Baghvan Jungle Lodge and explore the canopies, wide open grasslands and waterholes with all the small and wondrous creatures and cats hidden among them.. Read More

Rajmahal Palace

Wildly colourful Jaipur

Rajmahal Palace is located in the centre of Rajasthan’s bustling ’Pink City’, Jaipur. It is one of the oldest and most treasured properties belonging to the Royal Family and is the oldest Palace in Jaipur. Over the years this palace has hosted Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth & the Duke of Edinburgh as well as Jackie Kennedy and Lord and Lady Mountbatten among others. A handful of the suites have been redesigned by one of India’s most modish decorators with vigorous flair, peacocking his love of hot pink, turquoise, bold patterns and detailing. Read More

The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai

Within easy reach of all

The Gateway Hotel is perched atop the Pasumalai Hill, amid 62 acres of peaceful, landscaped gardens.  It is 15km from Madurai Airport and a 15-minute drive from Madurai City Centre. The spacious rooms feature either classic or modern interiors and most rooms have large bay windows with garden views.  Local and international dishes are served at GAD restaurant and the Harvey’s Lounge Bar offers imported liquors and a billiard table.  There is also an outdoor pool, tennis courts and an Ayurvedic treatment centre. The Gateway Hotel offers a comfortable stay amidst a tropical garden setting within easy reach of the Madurai City Centre. . Read More

Visalam

Tradition and charm

Visalam hotel is located 10km from the famous Thirumayan Fort in the Kanadukathan village of the Chettinad region of Tamil Nadu. It is a century-old palatial home with a lot of love and care put into keeping it to its former glory. On and nearby the property guests swim in the pool, relax on the grassed lawn area with a book in hand, can go for a ride on a bullock cart or perhaps cycle around taking in glimpses of locals cooking traditional delicacies, local artisans can be admired and the many other charms of Chettinad can be admired. Read More

Singanawa Jungle Lodge

Singinawa Jungle Lodge is a beautiful lodge set in Kanha National Park - home to Bengal Tigers, Asiatic Leopards & Jungle Cats. Read More

Pench Tree Lodge

Fine tiger viewing

Pench Tree Lodge, located next to Pench National Park is snuggled in forty acres of wilderness and welcomes the guest to an exquisite forest experience like never before in India. A variety of activities are on offer onsite or nearby the property including day and night game drives in search of tigers and other wildlife, cycling, village walks, or perhaps laying out by the pool. Enjoy a unique experience with the ultimate luxury being far out in the national park away from the hoards elsewhere in India, all at Pench Tree Lodge. Read More

Fateh Safari Suites

Serenity sanctuary

Fateh Safari Suites is located in Kumbhalgarh, one of the most picturesque areas of Rajasthan, on the edge of the Aravalli Hills. It offers unparalleled views of the Kumbhalgarh Fort and the plains of Marwar, offering a birds eye view of the neighbouring fields and the countryside. There are a wide range of activities for guests to undertake while at the lodge, from safaris into the Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary or more leisurely activities and at your own pace such as walking safaris, trekking and birdwatching. Stay in a unique location, enjoy the views, some R&R and a stay at Fateh Safari Suites.. Read More

Chamba Camp Diskit

Way out in the wilderness

Chamba Camp Diskit is located amongst jagged mountains on the northern route to Leh, where the two rivers of the Nubra and the Shyok meet to form the glorious Nubra Valley. Sleep in luxurious canvas tents with grandiose four poster beds, take in the 360 degree views on your private sit out and unwind in the Himalaya region.Read More
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