The Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra
The best hotel in Agra, the OBEROI AMARVILAS gives you exclusive views of Taj Mahal due to its premium location just 600 meters from away from the UNESCO World Heritage site.
A private dining experience beside the silhouette of the Taj Mahal on the terrace of Agra is one ambiance very few hotels in world can match.
The 102-unit Oberoi offers a large swimming pool, multiple specialty dining options, several sundecks, a fitness center, a spa and guided tours of Agra.
The Leela Palace New Delhi
THE LEELA PALACE is a modernistic 5-star accommodation located in New Delhi’s Diplomatic Enclave.
Amenities at the Leela include the city’s only rooftop temperature-controlled swimming pool, a fitness center, a spa and 4 dining options.
The Leela’s décor is a blend of colonial Anglo-Lutyen and royal Indo-Saracenic traditions.
Wildflower Hall, Shimla
Shimla was declared the summer capital of British India in 1863. Wildflower, nestled in the mystic hills of Himachal Pradesh, became the summer residence of Lord Kitchener, the Commander in Chief of the British Indian army.
Located in the Charavra Village, Wildflower is a cozy Himalayan bliss equipped with all kinds of modern amenities, like heated indoor and outdoor pools, a spa, a sauna, a fitness center, a world-class restaurant, and many other luxuries.
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur
THE OBEROI UDAIVILAS is located on the banks of the tranquil Lake Pichola, which is the heart of the regal Udaipur. Known for its Rajputana charm, Udaipur is the historical capital of the Kingdom of Mewar.
Due to its seven interconnected lakes, regal palaces and palatial Havelis, the region is known as the “Venice of the East.”
The Oberoi boasts luxurious suites & rooms, a large swimming pool, a world-class gym, multiple dining options, a spa and a yoga & wellness center.
The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa, Gulmarg - Kashmir
THE KHYBER is a mystical resort ensconced in the Pir Panjal Himalayan range at a height of 8,825 feet.
Seven acres of a fir-laden verdant forest await you in Gulmarg, right next to the Gulmarg Gondola, the world’s highest ski lift and one of the best skiing sites in India.
Rambagh Palace – Jaipur
Arguably one of India’s greatest five-star hotels, the Rambagh has edged past the Maldives’ Ozen Reserve Bolifushi and Brazil’s Hotel Colline De France to rank as the world’s most top-rated luxury accommodation by top-end travelers on TripAdvisor.
Originally built in 1835 AD by the Maharaja of Jaipur as a royal retreat and guest-house, it later served as the residence of his descendent Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II and his Queen Gayatri Devi.
RAMBAGH PALACE boasts 78 luxuriant rooms & suites, several restaurants, a lounge bar, a polo bar, an outdoor swimming pool, and a J Wellness Circle for yoga and meditation.
ambagh has also had the honor of hosting Prince Charles, Lord Louis Mountbatten, and Jacqueline Kennedy.
Ananda in the Himalayas, Uttarakhand
Priding itself as a “Destination Spa,” the ANANDA is a tranquil retreat located in the picturesque foothills of the Himalayas in a heritage building that used to be the summer retreat of the Maharaja of Tehri-Garhwal.
Ananda is a sprawling 100-acre resort nestled in a verdant forest, offering 5-star luxury.
Aside from its signature traditional therapies like Panchakarma and Dhyana, it offers holistic detox, yogic detox and Ayurvedic rejuvenation programs.
Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur
Built in the 1940s as the home of the Jodhpur royal family, UMAID BHAVAN, perched on Chittar Hill, the highest point in Jodhpur is currently sixth-largest private residence in the world.
The white marble used to build it is the same as the marble used in the construction of the Taj Mahal.
Its strategic location at the top of the hill gives you exclusive views of Blue City, the surrounding vast dunes and Mehrangarh Fort.
This 70-unit luxury Palace hotel sprawls over 26 acres of lush manicured gardens and boasts Art-deco style rooms, multiple restaurants, a spa, a J Wellness Circle and a large swimming pool.
Taj Nadesar Palace, Varanasi
Named after the goddess Nadesari, TAJ NADESAR is housed in a 19th heritage royal building that was the residence of Maharaja Prabhu Narain Singh and is still adorned with vintage furniture and décor from his collection.
A ‘Royal Horse Carriage’ still operated by the family that served the Maharaja for generations takes you on a guided tour of Varanasi. One of luxuries it is famous for is the ancient “Abhisheka” massage therapy offered at its Jiva Spa.
Sujan Jawai, Rajasthan
Drawing its inspiration from the tradition of royal hunting expeditions of the “Land of the Rajas,” SUJAN JAWAI is a luxury safari camp located in dramatic wilderness of granite rock formations in Rajasthan.
Kings of the Rajputana region came here to hunt leopards and other exotic wild animals. It offers tented accommodations equipped with all luxury amenities you could ask for.