Ananda in the Himalayas

Tehri-Garhwal, India

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

For 2017-2018:

  • Upgrade to a Deluxe Valley View Room from Palace View Room at time of booking, subject to availability (not valid on other categories)
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary transfer to the banks of Ganges River for an evening Arti ceremony, once during stay
  • For stays of 3 nights or more: A complimentary 50-minute spa treatment for up to two people, once during the stay
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 78 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Contemporary
VIBE: Zen
Adventure Local Immersion Wellness

Ananda in the Himalayas

Address:
The Palace Estate
Narendra Nagar
Tehri-Garhwal, 249175
India
Nearest Airport:
Dehra Dun (DED)
19 mi / 30 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • 24-hour Security
  • Adults Only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Connecting Rooms
  • Culinary Program
  • Internet Access
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Multi-lingual Staff
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • Villas

Services

  • Concierge Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Limousine Service
  • Room Service
  • Room Service 24-hours
  • Shoeshine Service
  • Turndown Service
  • Valet Parking
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services

Recreation

  • Fitness Center
  • Golf
  • Pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa

In Your Room

  • Bathrobes
  • Butler Service
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar

About Us

Ananda in the Himalayas is a luxury destination spa located in the foothills of the Himalayas, the birthplace of Yoga and Ayurveda. Built around a 100 acre Maharaja’s palace estate, Ananda offers breathtaking views of the Himalayan mountains, and the spiritual river Ganga. Ananda integrates the traditional Indian wellness practices of Ayurveda, Yoga and Vedanta with the best of international wellness experiences. Experience signature wellness programs including Ayurvedic Rejuvenation, Weight Management and Detox in the expansive 25,000 sq.ft. spa with personalised spa consultations and expert therapists.

Ananda offers luxurious accomodation including 70 rooms, 5 suites including the popular Viceregal Suite in the Viceregal Palace. Ananda's signature one 1 Bedroom Villa and two 2 Bedroom Villas each with their private pools create a perfect escape in the midst of surrounding Sal trees. The rooms offer unparalleled views of either the holy river Ganges meandering below in the town of Rishikesh or a view of the 19th century Maharaja's Palace with the surrounding hills.

The restaurant and its charming tree top deck offer expertly prepared healthy cuisine based on ayurvedic principles of holistic health and well-being, but also offer a vast range of international favourites for those not on wellness programs. A vast array of outdoor adventure activities including Safaris through the Rajaji National Park, Treks and Nature Walks, and White Water Rafting on the Ganges are available for wildlife and nature lovers, fitness enthusiasts and thrill seekers.

Located just 260 kilometers north of New Delhi, Ananda is easily accessible with a 45 minute flight from New Delhi International Airport to Dehradun Airport followed by a 50 minute scenic drive to Ananda. 7 to 8 flights operate daily.

Best of the Best

Ananda in the Himalayas is a peaceful oasis tailored for spa enthusiasts. The highly acclaimed destination spa is located on the 100-acre palace estate of the Maharaja of Tehri-Garhwal and offers luxurious rooms and private villas with magnificent views. The 24,000-square-foot spa features more than 80 body and beauty treatments, including traditional ayurveda, yoga, meditation and contemporary international spa experiences. Ananda is best known for its signature wellness programs, like Ayurvedic Rejuvenation, Detox and Weight Management. The active-minded can enjoy golf, rafting, trekking, wildlife safaris, culture programs and more.

Hotel Tip

The resort can arrange some amazing experiences, such as a personal yoga session in the foothills of the Himalayas or private dining in a majestic pavilion.

Location

Address
The Palace Estate
Narendra Nagar
Tehri-Garhwal, 249175
India
Nearest Airport
Dehra Dun (DED), 19 Miles / 30 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Palace View Room

Palace View rooms offer views of the 19th century Palace belonging to the Maharaja of Tehri Garhwal and the mountain ranges.

Complimentary Upgrade to a Deluxe Valley View Room

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Valley View Room

Offers views of Rishikesh town and the mountain ranges both from the balcony and from the bathroom.

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Premium Valley View Room

Located on the top 2 floors and offer breathtaking views of the holy River Ganges meandering through Rishikesh town, both from the balcony and from the bathroom.

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Garden Suite

2 bay suites that offer the convenience of a separate living and bedroom areas. This is ideal for longstay guests who can enjoy the comfort of a larger space. There are 2 options to choose from: those who would like the option of stepping out directly into the gardens from the living room or their bedroom can opt for one of the 2 suites that open out to the gardens. Alternatively, there is one suite that is located on the 3rd floor which offers views of the Rishikesh valley.

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Ananda Suite

Ananda Suite is a 3 bay suite that offers a separate living, dining and bedroom areas that open out into the gardens. It also has an exclusive marquee located in the gardens that can be used for private dining.    

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
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Vice Regal Suite with a Private Terrace

Vice Regal Suite with a Private Terrace is located adjoining the Maharaja's Palace which was specially constructed for the stay of the Viceroy of India during his frequent visits to Ananda. With antique furniture and fixtures, the Suite has breathtaking views of the Rishikesh and Dehradun Valley. The terrace has a private jacuzzi as well. Butler service is provided

  • Mountain View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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1 Bedroom Villa with a Private Pool

The Villa offers a separate living area with a fireplace and an attached powder room and bathroom with sauna, and pantry with a separate access for the butler, spacious bedroom, and a private pool.

  • Mountain View
  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
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2 Bedroom Villa with a Private Pool

The Villa offers a separate living area with a fireplace and an attached powder room and bathroom with sauna, pantry with a separate access for the butler, two spacious bedrooms and a private pool.

  • Mountain View
  • Pool View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Mini Bar
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Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Adventure, Local Immersion, Wellness
Vibe Zen
Room Style Contemporary
Number of Rooms 78
Check-In Time 2:00 PM
Check-Out Time 11:00 AM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

12 Noon early check-in, subject to availability.

4 PM late check-out, subject to availability.

Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits

1. All confirmations are subject to a 100% advance deposit being received by us.

2. For bookings on a "Per Night Rate" and "Ananda Getaways": The advance must be recived at least 15 days prior to check-in. For bookings made less than 15 days of arrival, the advance must be received within 2 working days of making the reservation or else the reservation will be released automatically.

3. For bookings on "Ananda Wellness Experiences": The advance must be received at least 21 days prior to check-in. For bookings made less than 21 days of arrival, the advance must be received within 2 working days of making the reservation or else the reservation will be released automatically.  

Cancellation Policy

1. All cancellaltions must be received in writing and sent to: reservation@anandaspa.com

2. For bookings on a "Per Night Rate" and "Ananda Getaways": Cancellations received any time until 3 days prior to arrival will attract a 50% cancellation fee. The balance can either be refunded after deducting the transaction fees, if any, or can be adjusted against a future stay by the same or another guest. Cancellations received less than 3 days prior to arrival will attract a 100% cancellation fee.

3. For bookings on "Ananda Wellness Experiences": Cancellations received any time until 7 days prior to arrival will attract a 50% cancellation fee. The balance can either be refunded after deducting the transaction fees, if any, or can be adjusted against a future stay by the same or another guest. Cancellations received less than 7 days prior to arrival will attract a 100% cancelaltion fee.

 

Accepted Forms of Payment

1. Credit Card: all major credit cards are accepted.

2. Wire Transfer:

Intermediary Bank Name: JP Morgan Chase Bank

Address: 4, Chase Metrotech Centre, Brooklyn, NY, New York 11245

CHIPS ABA 0002 or Fedwire. Routing No.: 021-0000-21

SWIFT: CHASUS33

Bank Account No: 001-1-407376

Axis Bank Ltd. Mumbai

Beneficiary Bank: AXISINBB093 (Swift Code)

Axis Bank Ltd.

Rajpur Road, Dehradun

Ultimate beneficiary

Account No.: 910020020417176

Name: Ananda In The Himalayas

Terms & Conditions

1. Rates exclude all Government taxes and will be levied as per the laws prevalent during the time of stay. In case of advance remittances, the additional tax component, if any, will be collected directly from the guest at the time of check-out.


2. Our normal Check-in time is 2 pm and Check-out time is 11 am. However, this does not apply to Virtuoso clients who have a preferential policy: early check-in of 12 noon and a late check-out of 4 pm, both subject to availaibility.


3. Early Check-in charges: to guarantee a room prior to 9 am, 100% of the 1st night's charge will be levied. For any time beyond 9 am, 50% of the 1st night's charge will be levied.


4. Late Check-out charges: to guarantee a room any time beyond 5 pm, 100% of the previous night's charge will be levied. For any time up to 5 pm, 50% of the previous night's charge will be levied.


5. In order to preserve the tranquility of the destination spa, children below the age of 14 years are not permitted.


6. Use of the Spa facilities such as Sauna, Steam and Spa Therapies are available only to guests who are of the age of 18 years and above. However, those under 18 years can take part in other scheduled activities such as Yoga, Meditation, Treks and use of the Swimming Pool.     



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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

For 2017-2018:

  • Upgrade to a Deluxe Valley View Room from Palace View Room at time of booking, subject to availability (not valid on other categories)
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary transfer to the banks of Ganges River for an evening Arti ceremony, once during stay
  • For stays of 3 nights or more: A complimentary 50-minute spa treatment for up to two people, once during the stay
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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