Unique Places to stay in India
Green Magic Nature Resort
The resort designed with real trees can be reached by rope bridges and
baskets pulleys in the forest canopy. It is supplemented by running water,
electricity, well laid clean linen, comfortable double beds. Situated in the
Wayanad district in Calicut, these Eco lodges and tree houses come included
with a delicious meal. With luxury of 10 large rooms the place is lively
with trekking spots nearby.
Phool Mahal Palace
The lakeside Phool Mahal Palace beneath the fort and near the old city
gates make the visitors feel the grandeur of its intricacies inside. Located
in Kishangarh the 16 double roomed palace is a real luxury irresistably
charmed by the trees around.
Built on a hillock this magnificent Samode Palace hides its beauty from all
except the blue sky. A progression of courtyard of increasing height
conveying the aesthetic presence of the Rajput Mughal era. The palace is in
Samoda Village in Jaipur with 43 rooms and 18 suit and is a real delight to
stay. The ideal time to visit is October to April and is specially meant for
Glyngarth Villa Resort
Ootys best known palace of eminence the Glyngarth touches the
heavenly clouds at 7600ft of height in the hills. The Resort comes full with
river rafting, hang glider, trekking and golf and is situated in
Udhagamandalam (also Ooty) near the Nilgiris having a facility of 5 spacious
rooms with medium price range.
The Green Hotel
Built by the Maharaja of Mysore in the year 1920 for his three unmarried
sisters, this not too big house is on the outskirt of Mysore generally used
for the purpose of shooting. Filled with an aura of fresh airs, the
Chittararanjan Palace has 31 rooms with 25 double and 5 suites and is not
very expensive. It is housed near Jayalakshmipuram.
Amidst the cool scenic beauty of the Wankener in Rajkot lies the marvellous
Royal Oasis building with 14 large rooms along with 8 double in the main
house and 8 double in the annexe house. The peak season is between September
to February. The good news is that meals comes included with the full board
stay and is not too expensive.
This elegant Bhanwar Niwas Mansion is in Bikaner in Rajasthan. It lies
among the narrow alleys complete with terracotta and pastel designs. The
front view gives an ornately carved red sand stone view. With traditional
paintings and folk music to hear this 24 rooms plus 19 double bedded along
with 3 suites is a legend in itself kept lively for extraordinary peoples.
Surya Samundra Beach Garden
The first heritage retreat in Kerala Surya Garden comes with a unique blend
of the beauty of the beach along side the octagon shaped house. The resort
was built by a German Professor from Madras University as his personal
retreat near Trivandrum. The faclities includes 14 double bedded rooms with
7 cottages within reasonable expenses and meals extra paid.
Old Courtyard Hotel
The mansion hotel has a whitewash courtyard accompanied by an old
well-head, white steps climbing up the outside walls to the next floor. The
balcony around both the sides of the yard looks extremely charming. Built by
a Portugese builder, the hotel is a perfect place in Kochi to relax with 8
double rooms and 2 suits fully air conditioned .
Oberoi Vanya villa
An exquisite experience for the nature lovers the splendour of the Oberoi
Villa is its proximity to the Ranthambhore National Park. The lake side view
with glimpses of the endangered Tiger along with leopards, deers and
crocodiles makes it a natures plenty. Captivated near Sawai Madhopur
with 25 tent houses enjoying the vivid imagery its pleasure is manyfold.