Sultan's Battery and Wayanad, India
A superb plantation hideaway in the Wayanad jungles of northern Kerala, Tranquil Resort is eco-tourism at its most inspiring. Trek to ancient jungle caves, enjoy organic spa treatments and sleep amongst the tree canopy in a luxury treehouse.
Kanam Estate, India
Serenity at Kanam Estate is a beautifully converted 1920s plantation bungalow that makes a wonderful treat for couples and families alike.
Cochin, Kerala and the South, India
Malabar House, situated in one of the many Dutch colonial buildings in Cochin, is an award-winning luxury boutique hotel with just 17 rooms that makes a stylish and peaceful honeymoon sanctuary in the heart of the city’s hustle and bustle.
Shakti Ladakh Village Houses offer adventurous travellers a chance to explore remote Buddhist monasteries, untouched Indus Valley villages, snow peaks and jade lakes in India’s little Tibet, while staying in comfortable and authentic Ladakhi houses.
Situated near Munnar in Kerala’s Western Ghats, amongst some of South India’s most stunning scenery, the Windermere Estate is a plantation retreat that offers glorious views, superb hospitality and all the comforts of (a very British) home.
The Trident in Agra is a first class contemporary hotel offering slick service and excellent amenities in a beautiful setting of Mughal-style gardens, courtyards and fountains.
Kovalam, Kerala, India
Enviably positioned between Kerala’s tranquil backwaters and Kovalam’s surf, Vivanta by Taj is a unique hotel that offers both families and couples high-end luxury facilities and contemporary style for a wonderfully relaxing beach stay.
Kanha National Park, Central India
With fabulously romantic views towards the river and the forest beyond, Flame of the Forest is a complete gem of a safari lodge, with outstanding hospitality, total privacy and an ideal location for viewing Kanha’s stunning array of wildlife.
Ranthambore National Park, Rajasthan, India
Khem Villas is a warm and inviting luxury wilderness camp with a range of different accommodation options. Set amongst extensive grasslands, it is a superb base for wildlife safaris into Ranthambore National Park.
Backwaters, Kerala and the South, India
Situated on an island in the sleepy backwaters, Philip Kutty’s Farm is a wonderful and authentic homestay, oozing charm and providing guests with a magical culinary experience and a personal and highly rewarding insight into rural Keralan life.