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Ananda in the Himalayas

5.0 of 5 The Palace Estate | (Near Rishikesh), Narendranagar 249175, India
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Doha,, Qatar
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

How many times you remember so many staff name of a hotel ? Two or three ? Guess what in our case. From Tanu and Kalpana of the front desk, Narmitha, Anit & Prasanth of F & B to Anita and Ritu of SPA .. The list goes on... The SpA Doctor ..sorry.. Forgot his name was very kind and... More 

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New York
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576 helpful votes 576 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

"Up above the sky so high, How I wonder where you are!" Ananda sits perched high above the town of Rishikesh, the spiritual and yoga capital of the world, looking down over it with total disdain at the lesser folks of the world who cannot and will not climb the steep monetary ladder to get there. Yes, Ananda is like... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda. As we had discussed at the time of your check out, rates at hotels are based on various considerations such as lengths of stay, season, advance purchases, pre-purchases and of course geographies. Corporate hotels base their rates on volumes from a company. Therefore it is not unusual for hotels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is truly awesome with a serene beauty and a calmness that is unparalleled. I would truly recommend this place to everyone who needs a break and needs to unwind. A must visit, fabulous service great staff and awesome views

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda and for your kind review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back. Thank you, Warm regards, Nikhil Kapur More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ananda in the Himalayas is a very peaceful retreat it is very new age by indian standards but well worth a visit , try Practising the laughing Yoga and sip Ayurvedic tea, what a place to relax for a few days. the hedonistic spa we did not have time to visit but other friends did and they said it had... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for visiting us at Ananda and for your review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the tranquillity that our location offers and hope you will return soon to experience our world renowned Spa. Look forward to welcoming you back. Warm regards, Nikhil Kapur More 

Delhi
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to experience world's best & pure bliss, peace, spa, spirituality, meditation, stress-free and a total well being & unwinding; then this is the best in the world. Firstly, the staff is just fantastic. They make you like a special guest and go out of the way to make you comfortable. From the time you checkin to checkout,... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda and for your review. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that our facilities and services met with your expectation. Yoga, Ayurveda and Vedanta are proven disciplines for holistic healing of the mind, body and soul and are the core of our wellness offering... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As some who travels extensively for business and pleasure (to the point where I prefer to stay at home!), I have to say that my recent one week experience at Ananda in the Himalayas was absolutely stunning! From the beauty of the gardens and buildings, to the food, to the warm and world class service, and the excellent spa treatments,... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda and for reviewing your experience. It was a pleasure to meet you and your friend during your visit. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our facilities and services met with your expectations. At Ananda we have many packages to choose from and... More 

New Delhi, India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

pricey and exceptional.... worth every second of experience, well strongly if you are being sponsored to this trip by your company etc then go for it... else you gotta-be a millionaire. my experience while making a booking for the spa was not good. do give them advance notice on your expected spa booking inorder for them to accommodate you, else... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda and for reviewing your experience. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our facilities and services and had a pleasant stay. At Ananda we have a wide variety of package options to choose from that have elements of the Spa and meals included. In our experience we... More 

connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had googled " the best spa in the world" a couple of years ago. Ananda came up and I was hooked. I have been to some very beautiful places in the world and the pictures of Ananda impressed me. I knew that a trip to India was I my future and Ananda spa would be at the top of... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda and for reviewing your experience. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and are considering returning to Ananda in the near future. The honey rose facial is one of our most popular treatments and combined with the fresh clean air in this area, is very... More 

Bali, Indonesia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

ah the ananda... not impressed! for the $$$$ that we have paid, seriously, not impresses! an international destination spa, i was expecting much more! the front of house (if one does not look too closely) is charming but some of the back of house views leave much to be desired! our room with the place view, in which we have... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda and for meeting us this evening. We are grateful to you for your feedback. Your comments have already been shared with the concerned departments, especially with the Yoga and the Culinary team. Our Housekeeping team has placed radiators in your room this evening which will warm the room to... More 

New Delhi, India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Want to experience the lifestyle of Julia Roberts in 'Eat, Pray, Love?' Guests—no matter how affluent, how accustomed to having the absolute best—are sure to have a memorable time at Ananda In The Himalayas. Its a bubble of exclusivity that leaves you speechless with its sheer beauty. Use the resort’s natural ambience to trek and raft, undertake spa therapies overlooking... More 

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Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the Himalayas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for staying with us at Ananda, it was a pleasure to meet with you during your visit. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed being here and that our services and facilities met with your expectations. Ananda follows a philosophy of holistic healing through wellness of the mind, body and soul using the... More 

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Address: The Palace Estate | (Near Rishikesh), Narendranagar 249175, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Narendranagar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Ananda in the Himalayas 5*
Number of rooms: 78
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