Top 5 Holiday Resorts In India
Come summer and school holidays around the corner, it is time to head to exotic destinations across the country. A selection of five holiday resorts in India that is perfect for creating memorable experiences that you will cherish for a very long time.
The Tree of Life Grand Oak Manor, Binsar: Located in the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary in the Kumaon Hills in Uttarakhand, this resort is an exclusive boutique hotel with nine rooms that ooze old-world charm. It makes the guests want to relax and slow down. With the porches and windows offering breathtaking views of the snow-peaked mountain ranges, the Tree of Life Grand Oak Manor is truly a place for those who want to savour nature’s calm. Delectable ‘pahaari’ cuisine prepared with garden-fresh produce is served at Acorn, their all-day dining restaurant.
The Ibnii Spa Resort, Coorg: Spread over 125 acres of wooded area with lakes and lush green landscape, the Ibnii Spa Resort is a luxury resort that was once a coffee estate. Guests are accommodated in their Pool Villas that boast of exquisite interiors and a private plunge pool and Jacuzzi. Their Wooden Cottages promise a tree house experience. Meals are fine feasts offered at Baalelle-their pure vegetarian eatery; The Fig-their multicuisine restaurant; and, Masi Kande-their open-air BBQ dinner that’s well-known for its seafood dishes. Also, use the multitude of relaxing spa therapies that The Ibnii Spa Resort has to offer to rejuvenate further.
Le Meridien Mahabaleshwar Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar: This peaceful resort is nestled in the placid hill station of Mahabaleshwar. It offers its guests rooms that are done up in a chic modern style with views of the wooded area around. Meal times present memorable gourmet adventures here with several in-house restaurants like Latest Recipe, Chingari, and Longitude. Head to the Plunge Bar for your sundowners and sip your beverages while swimming in the Infinity Pool.
SpiceTree Munnar, Munnar: Situated between the lush Bison Valley Hills and Kannan Devan Hills, SpiceTree is a niche mountain resort that has 14 luxury suites and two pool-villas. The interiors are earthy with ample wooden accents and warm tones-a perfect blend of traditional Kerala decor and modern accents. Each room offers magnificent views of the forests, hills, and the valley around. Apart from the fine dining experience, SpiceTree also offers its guests a host of experiences and activities to choose from including yoga and meditation, cooking classes, tea tasting, treks and photography expeditions.
Niraamaya Retreats Surya Samudra, Kovalam: Right next to the Arabian Sea is the Surya Samudra. Guests can choose from 31 Kerala heritage cottages with French doors opening up to the blue oceans all around. The traditional yet contemporary vibes of the rooms are aesthetically-pleasing with open-to-the-sky showers and verandahs on the beach. Enjoy your meals at Essence and Cafe Samsara, and your cocktails at Madira. Relish a candlelit dinner on the sandy beach through the resort’s ‘destination dining’ experience.
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