India is a one of the top countries found on people’s bucket lists.
It is easy to understand why as it is such a beautiful country with a bounty of rich culture and architecture, including the popular tourist sites such as the Taj Mahal and the Harmandir Sahib (The Golden Temple of Amritsar). If you’re looking to participate in a more spiritual experience there are also many Ashrams to choose from that practic yoga, self development and stress relief.
If you are looking for accommodation while in India, let’s just say that you can take your pick. You can find offers for all types of budgets, but if you like to travel in style, you may be interested in some of the luxury hotels India has to offer.
Below we have picked three luxury hotels found in India:
The Oberoi – New Delhi
In case you want to make a stop in India’s capital city, the Oberoi will await with everything you can possibly ask from a luxury hotel. It was closed down for renovation, but it has been back in business since 2018. The design of the Oberoi perfectly combines the traditional sense of the Indian people with a modern level of sophistication.
The hotel provides multiple kinds of accommodation, from single rooms to suites. They are all spacious and filled with light, and the technology is up to date. Several restaurants serve Indian, Chinese, and western food and there is also a spa if you need some relaxation, as well as a 24/7 fitness center.
The Taj Mahal Palace – Mumbai
The Taj Mahal Palace in Mumbai is among the most famous hotels in India. It has nothing to do with the Taj Mahal in Agra, but it is a work of art in itself. It was opened in 1903, and if you are an art enthusiast, you will love this place. It is full of paintings and artifacts and not to mention that the building itself is a piece of architectural art.
It combines Moorish, Oriental, and Florentine styles. The rooms are incredibly spacious, and the lighting is phenomenal. You will love the design as well. Plus, if you are up for a spa day, you can visit the Jiva spa. You can relax by the pool or enjoy an Indian rejuvenation therapy session. Holistic healing treatments are available as well.
Taj Lake Palace – Udaipur
In Udaipur, right beside the Pichola Lake, there is a majestic building called the Taj Lake Palace. Rest assured that this is a real palace. It was built in 1746 by Maharana Jagat Singh II. Everywhere you look inside you will see only white marble and mosaic. The building and interior is extrememly impressive and will be in awe the moment you lay your eyes on it.
Not only is the hotel magnificent, but also you will be treated like a royal. The butlers are at your disposal 24/7 and the rooms are gorgeous, and of course, there is a Jiva Spa you can enjoy too. No matter how tired and weary you are, one of the many available healing therapies is bound to rejuvenate your body.
One of the best things about Taj Lake Palace is the Bhairo rooftop restaurant. It is open from mid-October to mid-April and serves European food and the view over the lake is spectacular.
The list can go on, but we will stop here. Remember that India is a beautiful country that welcomes millions of tourists every year. You are most likely eligible for an electronic visa and all you need is a passport to apply for one. Other than that, remember to enjoy yourself and get some pampering at one of the best luxury hotels you can find. The ones listed above should definitly be to your liking.