The Ranvas in Rajasthan: luxury hotel was a former palace of maharajas

Ever fancy staying in a palace built for the wives of the Maharajas? Then, check out The Ranvas, a luxury hotel in Nagaur, north of Jodhpur in Rajasthan, India. The hotel opened in September 2010 and is a jewel inside the fourth century Ahhichatragarh Fort. This 18th century residence of the Ranis’ of Jodhpur has […]

Hotel Broadway: budget hotel in Delhi doesn’t skimp on flair

Hotel Broadway is known as Delhi’s smartest Economy Hotel and the decorations celebrate the kitsch and joie de vivre of the Indian Bazaar.  This is definitely a unique hotel that offers interesting and slightly kooky accommodations.  You can choose from their 1970s “Hippy-happy” rooms or the proper “May I Kiss your hand tomorrow, Ma’am?” variety […]

Alila Hotel Bangalore: luxury boutique hotel for business travelers

Bangalore is getting a new luxury business boutique hotel at the end of 2010. The Alila Hotel Bangalore, set in a tranquil location in Bangalore’s business district, will provide business travelers with the comfort and conveniences they expect, but also with beautifully designed spaces in a resort-like environment. The design of the hotel is contemporary and […]

Devi Ratn: luxury boutique hotel opens in Jaipur, India

If you are going to Jaipur, India, check out the Devi Ratn, an opulent boutique hotel opening in October 2010 comprised of 60 suites and 3 villas, all of which have stunning views of the Aravali mountains. The interiors of Devi Ratn are impressive: contemporary chic blended with traditional artwork and colors from Rajasthan; terrazzo […]