Hotels in India
At the Aman-i-Khas wilderness camp near India's Ranthambhore National Park in Rajasthan, nine canvas tents have all the splendid comforts.
The Palace Estate
This enormous resort and spa overlooking the Ganges is one of the grandest hotels in Leo-Andrieu's portfolio.
S.V. Patel Rd.
Both southern and northern Indian cuisine.
Brunton Boatyard Hotel
In Cochin, Kerala's biggest city, we stopped at the five-year-old Brunton Boatyard Hotel, which offers majestic four-poster beds. At the.
When German fashion stylist Claudia Ajwani and her Bombay-bred husband, Hari, opened Goa's Nilaya Hermitage in the nineties, the New.
Gordon House Hotel
5 Battery St., Colaba
The city's first design-conscious boutique, the 29-room Gordon House Hotel, has three room types: Mediterranean, Country, and Scandinavian, with furnishings.
Chittaranjan Palace, 2270 Vinoba Rd.
91-821/525-5000 or 91-821/525-5001
From the vantage point of the lavish gardens or the velvet croquet lawn, the restored Chittaranjan Palace, built a century.
Hotel de L'Orient
17 Rue Romain Rolland
Some of these have been beautifully preserved; L'Hotel de L'Orient on Rue Romain Rolland is one of those rare Indian.
Hotel de Pondichery
38 Dumas St.
91-832/287-1234 or 800/223-6800
A pink Indo-Portuguese-style palace, the Leela Goa has everything a large beach resort should: lagoons, waterfalls, moats, 75 acres of.
Parade Road, Fort Cochin
Perfect for your inner hippie. Twelve individually decorated rooms combine Eastern and Western elements, as does the hotel's restaurant.
Gorgeous Moghul-style palace with elaborate gardens and reflecting pools, right beside the Taj Mahal.
800/562-3764 or 91-141/268 0101
Standard-setting property designed like an old fort with colonnades and rambling courtyards in the countryside.
Park Hyatt Goa Resort & Spa
800/233-1234 or 91-832/272-1234
Spread across 45 acres, the 251 rooms have open-plan bathrooms that make the most of the property's tropical gardens.
Privacy at Sanctuary Bay
1/268,1/269 Parade Rd., Sanctuary Bay
The owners of Malabar House, a boutique hotel in Fort Cochin, India, have created Privacy at Sanctuary Bay, a two-bedroom.
Ornate 1835 maharajah's palace on 47 acres in the middle of the pink city.
We stayed in Thekkady at Spice Village, a comfortable resort with 52 thatched cottages set in acres of spice trees.
Sri Aurobindo Ashram
3 Rangapillai St.
Guest houses available, along with bookshop, dining facilities, and collective meditation.
Built on a grand scale, with 140 rooms. Two 'presidential' villas have their own plunge pools.
Taj Green Cove Resort & Spa
G.V. Raja Vattapara Rd.
Sadly, while we were in Cochin, we didn't have time to see the floating cottages at the new Taj Green.
Taj Lake Palace
Converted 250-year-old summer palace in the middle of Lake Pichola.
Taj Mahal Palace
Historic 1903 building and newer modern tower with Moorish, European, and Oriental influences.
The Oberoi, Mumbai
Modern high-rise with a busy tree- and marble-filled lobby in the city center.
14/7 Mahatma Gandhi Rd.
Design guru Sir Terence Conran started it all in the spring of 2001 when he created the Park, a 109-room.
Haridasji Ki Magri
Picture your arrival: you're met at the airport by a car and driver, guided onto a private boat, then ferried.
Ranthambhore Rd., Sawai Madhopur
800/562-3764 or 91-7462/23999
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Wildflower Hall: An Oberoi Resort in the Himalayas
Chharabra, Shimla 171 012
Built at the base of the Himalayas, Wildflower Hall was the former residence of Lord Kitchener, commander of the British.
During the Raj era, overheated sahibs from Calcutta came to recover in sub-alpine serenity at the Windamere Hotel. The landmark.
Bohemian luxury is de rigueur at Goa's Yogamagic CanvasEcotel, where Ashtanga seekers stay in colorful hand-printed, solar-powered Rajasthani hunting tents.
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