These hotels are all excellent options for a base to enable you to see a particular area or region of India. They might not offer the kind of personalised service or distinctive architecture that some of our other hotels do.
You might wish to plan your entire your trip around hotels like this or fill in gaps: as usual, we'll tailor your entire trip to suit you.
Bhoramdeo Jungle Retreat, Bhoramdeo
A remote and authentic look into rural Indian life with incredible village and jungle experiences available.
Brijrama Palace, Varanasi
An ornately decorated heritage building edifice sitting on the Ganges riverbank in the heart of the famous ghats.
Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom
Coconut Lagoon is a tropical sanctuary in picturesque Kumarakom. Come here for luxury, tranquillity, and traditional Keralan cuisine.
Ginger House Museum Hotel, Cochin
A quirky, unique boutique property that is just as much a museum as it is a hotel.
Lakshman Sagar, Raipur
Lakshman Sagar is an old hunting lodge in remote Rajasthan, expect sustainable cottages with luxury touches.
Lalit Temple View, Khajuraho
Spacious, modern property set in sprawling gardens overlooking the Khajuraho temples.
Laxmi Vilas Palace, Bharatpur
Old-world charm meets comfort at this grand heritage hotel.
Mayfair Lagoon, Bhubaneswar
The best property in Bhubaneswar, Mayfair is set on a lagoon in the heart of the city.
Radisson Blu Mysore, Mysore
Chain hotel set against the beautiful backdrop of the Chamundi Hills, with a fantastic location for exploring Mysore.
Nestled in lush forest and coffee plantations, this intimate hotel has a fascinating history and is a beautiful place to relax.
Secret Garden, Cochin
A charming hotel in the heart of Fort Cochin, this lovely hotel has a relaxed intimate atmosphere with a pool.
Shalimar Spice Garden, Periyar
Peaceful thatched cottages set amongst spice trees and surrounded by wildlife.
Shreyas Retreat, Bangalore
Peaceful yoga retreat with a focus on wellness and an array of programmes to suit all.
The Trident provides visitors and families with a functional, practical base for visiting Agra and the famed Taj Mahal.
Vivanta by Taj Gomti Nagar, Lucknow
Vivanta offers colonial grandeur, international facilities, and well-equipped modern rooms with a cosmopolitan feel in Lucknow.
Windermere River House, Neriamangalam
An intimate, relaxing property set amongst tranquil gardens along the River Periyar.