The health and wellness industry in India has seen some phenomenal growth in recent years. There are several acclaimed and award-winning luxury spa resorts in India and each has its unique features. Hydrotherapy, reflexology, aromatherapy, and meditation coupled with light yoga are just some of these unique treatments. The most frequently visited luxury spas amongst them include the ones in resorts and hotels in places like Kerala, which has deep roots in Ayurveda and the Himalayan region. Here are the few hotels and resorts which offer the best Spa and Ayurveda facilities.
Ananda Spa in the Himalayas is considered to be one of the top destination spas in India. Set against the soothing background of the Himalayas, it's built on Maharaja's palace estate. It is surrounded by Sal trees and overlooks Rishikesh, the spiritual town. The spa offers treatments based on traditional Indian practices of Ayurveda, yoga, and meditation.
Jiva Grande Spa at the Vivanta by Taj in Bekal is one of the top organic spa hotels. It blends ancient wisdom with contemporary therapies and offers signature Ayurveda treatments and long term wellness programs.
The Leela Palace Hotel in Udaipur is a popular luxury spa hotel in India and the only tented luxury spa in the country. It is tucked amidst beautiful gardens and overlooks Lake Pichola at the center of Udaipur. It is among the first in the country to elevate the concept of thermal suites based on the ancient spa wisdom of healing through water. It offers both Ayurvedic and western spa treatments.
Kaya Kalp the Royal Spa in Agra is one of the largest spas in Asia. The spa also houses the first authentic luxurious Hamam in India. The spa is a royal experience with complete Mughal décor and transports its guests to the Mughal era. This spa offers a wide range of therapies using natural fruits and traditional oils.
One of the most luxurious resorts in the beach destination of Goa, the Sereno Spa in the Park Hyatt is a treat for all your senses. It offers a range of holistic treatments and therapies based on ancient Ayurvedic and yogic healing traditions designed to refresh and revitalize your body and mind.
Tucked amidst cedar forests with fresh air and mountain views of snowcapped peaks, the Spa Pavilion at the Oberoi Wildflower Hall Resort is a haven of peace. One of the highest-ranked luxury wellness resorts in India it is known for using plant and flower essences in its aromatherapy and Ayurveda based treatments.
Somatheeram Ayurveda Resort in Kumarakom was set up as the first Ayurveda resort in the world and it is thus considered as the pioneer in this field. Regular characteristic massages carrying long term benefits’ is a factor that makes this resort stand apart from the rest. There are peculiarly planned out routines, diet charts that people are made to follow to help them completely recover from the wear and tear their body has suffered. Also, there are specialized treatments for chronic illnesses that are tailored carefully to suit individual cases.
Devaaya Ayurveda and Nature Cure Centre is a resort on an island that has emerged as one of the leading luxury Ayurveda resorts in India. Devaaya is unique as it has been designed, constructed and ornamented according to Vaastu Shastra. (Vaastu Shastra is the science of good architecture that thrusts on ushering in positive energy by using symmetry and other traditional Hindu and Buddhist healing construction techniques). All the treatments are given at Devaaya Ayurveda tour, yoga sessions, meditation or healing massages, are fashioned on the lines of therapeutic Ayurvedic cleansing of the whole system.
Zuri is one of the best Ayurvedic health resorts in India which combines Ayurveda bliss with unforgettable luxury. This award-winning resort offers various Ayurveda treatments and therapies aimed at rejuvenating your mind and soul while curing any kind of ailment in your body.
Oberoi Rajvilas is one of the esteemed Ayurvedic resorts in India with traditional Rajasthani architecture that represents the aristocracy. The exotic range of treatments offered at Oberoi is a combination of Vedic science and modern techniques that are aimed to provide you with an unrivaled experience.