Our Top Picks

Just because everyone else says that that’s the best hotel, doesn’t mean it’s the ideal place for you to come home to. In fact, four walls may not be what you’re looking for at all... when you can choose a once in a lifetime experience instead.

India

Oberoi Amarvilas

Only 600 metres from the Taj Mahal, the Oberoi Amarvilas is one renowned for its luxury and opulence.

Amanbagh, Alwar

Once used by the Maharajah of Alwar as his base for tiger-hunting expeditions, today Amanbagh’s lush compound shelters guests in a modern-day Mughal palace, carved out of local pink marble and sandstone, with scalloped arches and cupolas paying homage to India’s golden age.

Oberoi Udaivilas

Built on the shores of Lake Pichola with views over the iconic Lake Palace and the beautiful City Palace, the Oberoi Udaivilas has been time and again voted the best hotel across India..

Oberoi Rajvilas

Experience a sincerely warm welcome when you stay with us at The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur. Spread over 32 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, with traditional architecture, flaming mashaal torches and reflection pools.

Taj Falaknuma Palace

Perched 2,000 feet above the city of Hyderabad is Taj Falaknuma Palace, a jewel amongst the clouds.

Ananda In the Himalayas

Ananda is an award-winning luxury destination spa resort in India situated at the Himalayan foothills in Northern India.

Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace

Umaid Bhawan Palace is a magnificent piece of Rajasthan’s heritage, and a symbol of new Jodhpur. Home of the erstwhile Jodhpur royal family and currently the world’s sixth-largest private residence.

Raas Devigarh

Nestled in the Aravalli Hills of the Udaipur area, RAAS Devigarh, an 18th century palace, holds a commanding position over one of the three main passes into its valley.

The Imperial

On arrival to the hotel another world opens up filled with Victorian charm and luxury while you revel in the days of the Raj or seek pleasure on your plate at the award-winning restaurants. Intricate details, space and greenery over seven acres of manicured gardens fashion this royal destination.

Brunton Boatyard

Brunton boatyard in Fort Kochi is inspired from its colonial history. A former shipyard in British times, it has been converted by us to faithfully reflect the symbols and signs of a historical period known for its stately grandeur and good taste as expressed through its ambiance, amenities, service and food.

Alila, Fort Bishangarh

Perched magnificently upon a granite hill, the bold, striking architecture of Alila Fort Bishangarh appears seamlessly sculpted from the surrounding rustic terrain, overlooking 360-degree views of the impressive Rajasthani landscape.

Taj Rambagh Palace

Originally built in 1835, Rambagh Palace has stepped gracefully through many royal transitions—from the home of the queen’s favourite handmaiden, to royal guesthouse and hunting lodge, and later as the residence of the Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II and his queen, Maharani Gayatri Devi.

Windermere Estate

The original Planter built his bungalow on arguably the best spot on the Estate, with sweeping views of the tea valleys on one side and the majestic high ranges on the other. The guest rooms were built later, coming up slowly over many years.

Carnoustie Ayurveda & Wellness Resort

The Resort offers exquisitely furnished villas complete with private pool/pond and timber laden decks. All the villas are a perfect fusion of traditional & modern Kerala architecture. Well appointed rooms, lavish bathrooms and artistically designed walk-in dressers ensure the comfort you are looking for in your holiday getaway.

Sujan Jawai

At the heart of an untrammeled wilderness, where leopards roam wild and free, is SUJÁN’s JAWAI. The hotel represents a style that combines subtle opulence with abundant adventure. Staying true to our goals for conservation without compromising comfort, the camp has ‘9 luxurious tents including one royal suite.

Sujan Sherbagh

Sher Bagh is a pioneering, tented camp of 12 luxurious tents nestling on the borders of the world–renowned Ranthambhore National Park. Inspired by the safari encampments of the 1920s, preferred by Princes and Grand Seigneurs of the time, each tent is furnished with 19th century 'Campaign Style' furniture and has all the comforts you could wish for on safari.

Fateh Garh, Udaipur

Nestled within the heart of the city of lakes - Udaipur, Hotel Fateh Garh is a pioneer in sustainable, ethical and responsible tourism. Built on a hilltop facing the city, the design of the hotel draws heavily from the rich Rajasthani heritage and culture, appears no less than a palace.

Oberoi Wildflower Hall

The hotel provides a unique opportunity for you to lose yourself in the romance of nature. Indoor and al fresco dining areas with mountain views, personalised spa experiences in wooded locations, energising outdoor sports and private dining.

Marari Beach Resort

Our seaside resort, Marari beach in Mararikulam, is a tribute to the fisherfolk of this region who populate its spirit in obvious and subtle ways. The sea-side village experience set on 30 acres with coconut groves, lily ponds, fruit trees and a large organic farm.

Shapura Bagh

Shahpura bagh prides itself on providing an authentic bespoke home stay experience in Rajasthan. Life is unhurried here. The days filled with sunshine, conversation and picnics, fishing and boating on the lakes with lazy sundownners to trap the blazing sunset.

TUTC Thiksey

Recreate the magic of our old-world charm with luxury under canvas at quite another level at our camps in India. From the land of the lamas, Thiksey Monastery welcomes the adventurous traveller to our unique destination, the Chamba Camp, Thiksey.

Mahua Kothi, A Taj Safari Bandhavgarh National Park

Mahua Kothi is named after the Mahua tree which is prized and revered in the region. 12 standalone luxury cottages blend into a 45 acre private forest on the periphery of the national park.

Banjaar Tola, A Taj Safari Kanha National Park

This safari lodge is situated along the banks of the Banjaar River overlooking the heart of Kanha National Park. Two intimate camps of nine tents each are built on the banks of the still river overlooking the national park.

Samode Haveli, Jaipur

An urban oasis in the historic walled city of Jaipur, Samode Haveli is a traditional Indian mansion set in a verdant garden with apartments arranged around a series of intimate courtyards. Built 175 years ago as a residence of the rulers of Samode, it is still occupied by their descendants, who have converted their home into a luxury hotel.

Kumarakom Lake Resort

Located in the Kottayam district in Kerala, Kumarakom Lake Resort offers a wide variety of outdoor and water activities. It features several swimming pools, an Ayurvedic spa, and 3 dining options. Surrounded by large gardens and swimming pools, the rooms feature wooden ceilings and Asian-style furnishings.

Leela Goa

Surrounded by gardens and blue lagoons, The Leela Goa Beach Resort offers luxurious rooms with a DVD player. Facilities include a 12-hole golf course and an outdoor pool. Free Wifi is available. Rooms are elegantly furnished and feature a balcony overlooking the lagoon.

Narendra Bhawan

Narendra Bhawan is a beautiful property which brings alive the Royal past and life of Maharaja Narendra Singh after whom the hotel is named.s a beautiful property which brings alive the Royal past and life of Maharaja Narendra Singh after whom the hotel is named.Unconventionally curated, the Bhawan organically grew into a snapshot of the life of its original resident who upon spreading his wings was subconsciously casting a new modern identity for himself much like that of his mother country.

Mihir Garh

Mihir Garh The private terraces, courtyards, plunge pools and Jacuzzi seem to whisper a single word: Indulge. Here, serenity and splendour come together to create an experience for you.

The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa

The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa 8,825 feet above sea level in the Pir Panjal range of the Himalayas, stands a world-class resort that captures the beauty of its pristine setting. With majestic views of the Affarwat Peaks, The Khyber Himalayan Resort & Spa is spread over 7 acres of a sylvan coniferous forest.

The Leela Udaipur

A fantastic location on the edge of Lake Pichola, overlooking the Aravalli Hills, the City Palace and the beautiful Lake Palace, the opulent Leela Palace Udaipur is one of our top hotel choices in India.

SRI LANKA

The Wallawwa

It is not your typical Colombo airport hotel. Set in 200-year-old tropical gardens just 15minutes’ drive from Sri Lanka’s main international gateway, our award-winning 18-bedroom country house hotel with gourmet food, jungle pool and heavenly spa.

Ceylon Tea Trails

Ceylon Tea Trails comprises of five restored historic tea planter residences, called bungalows, perched at an altitude of 1250 meters in Sri Lanka’s panoramic Ceylon tea region. The 27 rooms & suites with period furnishings, gracious butler service, and gourmet cuisine create an ambiance that has made Tea Trails the gold standard for luxury in Sri Lanka.

Wild Coast Tented Lodge

Wild Coast Tented Lodge is adjacent to Yala National Park, renowned for its leopard population. This spectacular luxury tented camp is situated on a rugged, empty beach, overlooking the Indian Ocean. The unique design sees the man-made structures blending seamlessly into the surrounding landscape, thanks to the use of carefully selected natural materials.

Chena Huts by Uga

Set amongst the golden dunes and the lush greenery in Yala, Chena Huts by Uga Escapes blends Sri Lanka’s most celebrated features – its tropical beaches and its exotic wildlife.

Cape Weligama

Where trade winds carried legendary explorers like Marco Polo, Ibn Battuta and Fa-Hsien past Sri Lanka's soaring southern cliffs on some of history's most celebrated nautical journeys, Cape Weligama has become the most celebrated resort along this fabled island's palm-fringed shores.

Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle

The resort sits on a rocky outcrop on the southern coast of Sri Lanka near the old fort town of Tangalle. Golden-hued beach fringed by coconut palms overlooks the roaring Indian Ocean. Explore the island's rainforests, pilgrimage sites and fishing ports. Dine cliffside, embark on surf adventures, or retreat to the sanctuary of Anantara Spa with awardwinning Ayurvedic treatments.

Kandy House

Amongst boutique hotels in Kandy, The Kandy House is a unique ancestral manor house providing seclusion and serenity for its guests in a lush, tropical garden setting close to Kandy. This is ideal place to stay if you are looking for accommodation in Kandy.

Tintagel Colombo

Paradise Road Tintagel Colombo is a unique and private hotel, situated in the heart of Colombo’s most elite neighborhood. Offering 10 individually designed suites with all modern amenities and services, our hotel is housed in a stunning heritage residence that was previously home to three of Sri Lanka’s political leaders.

Heritance Kandalama

Paradise Road Tintagel Colombo is a unique and private hotel, situated in the heart of Colombo’s most elite neighborhood. Offering 10 individually designed suites with all modern amenities and services, our hotel is housed in a stunning heritage residence that was previously home to three of Sri Lanka’s political leaders.

Bhutan

Amankora, Bhutan

Across the five lodges, Amankora’s 76 suites fuse contemporary design with rustic materials to create a sleek yet convivial atmosphere. Open-plan bedrooms and living rooms have kingsize beds, window seats and traditional bukhari wood burners. Ensuite bathrooms, clad in terrazzo, centre on a large freestanding bathtub.

COMO Uma Paro

COMO Uma, is an intimate, 29-room resort featuring the most exclusive private villas in Bhutan with an enviable location in the Paro Valley. This puts you within striking distance of the country’s great cultural landmarks. The style combines local artisanship with COMO’s contemporary style, while activities range from yoga to Himalayan camping adventures. Our Bukhari restaurant is a royal favourite.

Six Senses Bhutan

The hotel is located within the amazing Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan known for its rich diversity of flora and fauna along with omnipresent spirituality and colorful culture. Geographically, Bhutan descends from the highest Himalaya. To the north lies Tibet while to the west, south and east sits India.  Each of these valleys has a scenic beauty that is unique. These five valleys offer an enchanted journey through the Kingdom.

Nepal

Dwarika’s Hotel

Featuring an extensive collection of artefacts from the 13th century, Dwarika's Hotel is modelled after the palaces of Newar Kings. Pashupatinath Temple is 500 m away while Kathmandu International Airport and the Buddhist site of Boudhanath are both 2 km from the hotel. Durbar Marg Street is 5 km away.

Club Himalaya Nagarkot

The hotel offers a rare blend of nature and modern amenities and has become synonymous with Nagarkot ( 32 kilometers East of Kathmandu). Each room opens to a private balcony, where one can view the most splendid sunrise and sunsets. The interior is traditional and simple yet stylish and elegant. Club Himalaya's comfortable accommodation, cozy ambiance, delicious food and the welcoming and gracious staff creates a true 'comfort above the clouds' experience.

Fish Tail Lodge

Fish Tail Lodge enjoys a unique location situated on a peninsula across Fewa Lake. Shuttle-floats or boats transport you across to the resort. With the lake on one side and a forest hill on the other, the views are spectacular. The panorama of Annapurna range and Mount “Machhapuchre” (Fish Tail), and their reflection on the lake soothe your soul and refresh your spirit. Here you can enjoy a break far from the madding crowd and yet be just a few minutes away from the adventure holiday of your dreams.