Monday, 28 July 2014
The name "Naini" in Nainital is derived from “Naini Devi” a temple built on the upper edge of the lake that was destroyed in the landslip that occurred in 1880. This was later replaced by a modern structure. Today, Nainital is one of the most sought after hill stations in the northern parts of India.
With its beautiful shimmering lakes such as the Bhimtal, Sat Tal and Naukutchiya Tal, Nainital is rightly known as a lake district. The excellent climate of the place and its fine environment makes Nainital the logical choice for a visit anytime of the year. When you visit Nainital, you must make it a point to stay in one of the finest hotels in India in Nainital, the Naini Retreat.
There are several reasons why the Naini Retreat is among the best hotels in Nainital. The Naini Retreat is a heritage hotel of great beauty and stature. Today, one cannot help admire the glorious architecture of this fine building without being impressed with its modern amenities. Golfers will have a great time as they get to enjoy golf at the heritage golf course in Nainital.
The Nainital hotel is truly breathtaking in not only its grandeur but also its tastefully furnished bedrooms, its intimate dining room that overlooks the valley and its lush landscapes besides the panoramic view of the Himalayas that one can see from just about anywhere in the precincts. One will always remember this fine Nainital hotel for different reasons.
Some will remember it for its fine structure while others will remember it for the breathtaking views it offers. One may remember the resort for the yacht ride at the highest sailing club in the world while others may never forget the hotel for its fine Spa & Wellness Center.
Sunday, 20 July 2014
Haridwar, as the name suggests, is the gateway to the gods. This holy city leads to the Char Dhams or the four important places of pilgrimage for the devout Hindu. These are Gangotri, Jamunotri, Badrinath and Kedarnath. Haridwar is also the place where the Maha Kumbh Mela is celebrated once every 12 years. Besides, Haridwar is well known for its Har Ki Pauri where thousands devotees gather every evening for the Ganga Aarti. Your trip to this holy place will be made more memorable when you stay in one of the finest hotels in Haridwar.
There are two excellent hotels in Haridwar. The first of these is the Haveli Hari Ganga, a heritage hotel built 90 years ago by the Maharaja of Pilibhit. It has its own private ghat thereby ensuring that you can bathe in the Ganges. Although a heritage hotel, full of old world charm, the Haveli has been done up with all modern amenities that make it a grand place to stay while in Haridwar. It has 30 luxurious rooms, a multi-cuisine vegetarian restaurant besides massage and steam rooms.
The Haveli Hari Ganga is a hotel in Haridwar that is well known for its high standards of hospitality, besides its facilities that include a special place for yoga & meditation and the amazing Spa & Wellness Center where one can enjoy different forms of traditional and European massages among several other services. The other fine hotel in Haridwar is the Ganga Lahari that is located quite close to Har Ki Pauri. Ganga Lahari is popular on account of its 16 luxurious Ganga facing rooms besides its impressive standard of luxurious comforts and warm hospitality.
Wednesday, 16 July 2014
The Corbett National Park is perhaps one of the most beautiful among all the National parks in India. This is the original venue from where Project Tiger was launched on 1 April 1973. The place is the dream of all environmentalists and those that simply love nature. The park has natural ridges and valleys, streams that run all through the beautiful bio-diversity park, pastureland of tall grass and areas that are lush green.
In this beautiful paradise there are the famous denizens that include tigers & leopards, elephants & deer, marsh crocodiles, dreaded King Cobra and more than 500 different species of birds. To be able to see and enjoy all this you, will need to stay in one of the best hotels in Corbett. There are three fine hotels in Corbett. These are The Corbett Hideaway, The Riverview Retreat and The Hideaway River Lodge. While each of these hotels has something special about it, all hotels provide the basic as well as advanced facilities for people visiting Corbett.
Perfect arrangements are made for the guests so that they can stay at comfort. These arrangements include those of the safari and here one opt for the 4x4, the elephant safari and the horse safari. Each of these hotels in Corbett will ensure that no efforts are spared for you to enjoy the park to the fullest.
The Corbett Hideaway is a nature’s paradise spread over 10 acres and is well known for its burnt red cottages. The Riverview Retreat, on the other hand is simple but truly stylish besides being a charming heaven for guests. The third excellent hotel in Corbett is The Hideaway River Lodge which is indeed one of the finest forest lodges in the vicinity of Corbett National Park.
Wednesday, 9 July 2014
The Corbett National Park is a wonderful place for watching diverse wildlife in real time. There are three of these excellent Corbett National Park resorts. One of them is The Corbett Hideaway that is more like a nature’s paradise. Spread over 10 acres, this wildlife resort is actually concealed inside the thicket of a mango grove. Inside the resort, you will find charming cottages with sit-outs.
These cottages have sloping tiled roofs and cool stone floors, block wood furniture and throw rugs; all forming a collage of a wild and natural look that merges with the environment. There is the Kosi River in the background and the sound of hundreds of birds that create a landscape somehow suggesting the presence of the lord of the forest, the shy and reclusive tiger.
The second Corbett resort is The Riverview Retreat. This has independently air-conditioned cottages with drawing rooms and small kitchenettes thereby forming a facility that is ideal for those that want to do their own things. There are exclusive villas here in different sizes that suit families of all sizes. The third resort, The Hideaway River Lodge is similarly quaint and beautiful, a luxurious wildlife resort that is just perfect for nature lovers.
Comfy accommodation is ensured in all of these resorts while the heart-touching hospitality of the resort staff will impress you to the core. Making an advance booking at any of these resorts is quite easy and so you can contact their team to provide them all the details necessary for booking.
Sunday, 6 July 2014
The Corbett National Park is India’s first National Park and quite possibly the country’s one of the most beautiful wildlife and nature parks. Named after Jim Corbett, the famed hunter turned naturalist, it is from this wildlife park that Project Tiger was launched on 1 April 1973. Today, when you stay in one of the popular Corbett National Park hotels you can truly enjoy the wonders of this park in luxurious surroundings.
There are three resorts in Corbett for you to select from and stay in. Each of these resorts is fully geared so that the safari of your choice is arranged for you and your family to see the wonderful biodiversity that is the Corbett Park. Within this biosphere, you will find tigers and leopards besides leopard cats, jungle cats and fishing cats as well as the Himalayan black bear, Himalayan palm civet, porcupines and different species of deer. In the river, there are Indian marsh crocodiles while the skies have more than 500 different species of birds.
The Corbett National Park hotels include The Corbett Hideaway, The Riverview Retreat and The Hideaway River Lodge. Each of these hotels is so designed that it merges with the environment. While The Corbett Hideaway is more like a natural paradise, spread over 10 acres of verdant land, The Riverview Retreat is a charming heaven in the shape of a forest lodge that is simple and yet stylish.
The Hideaway River Lodge, on the other hand is a luxurious wildlife resort that is just perfect for nature lovers. You can pick any of these beautiful resorts in Corbett to have a comfortable & memorable trip altogether.
Wednesday, 2 July 2014
Nainital is one of the most beautiful hill stations in the northern part of India. What makes Nainital most attractive is a combination of its specific features. Firstly, Nainital is still pristine, green and clean. It has a fine climate throughout the year. The areas around Nainital are also very impressive in terms of natural beauty such as Ranikhet.
What adds to the charm of Nainital is the large number of lakes that one finds all over the place such as Naukutchiya Tal, Sat Tal and Bhim Tal besides Nainital of course. When you stay at one of the finest heritage hotels in Nainital, The Naini Retreat, you will have the most memorable vacation of your life.
The Naini Retreat is an excellent hotel in Nainital for numerous reasons. This grand hotel was once the residence of the Maharaja of Pilibhit. It has been built in a regal style that will take you by wonders and you won't be able to stop yourself from appreciating its majestic beauty. Today you will find that the palatial building exudes a regal and old world charm, while it also has the finest fitments and advantages of modern luxury.
It is here in this fine hotel in Nainital that one can enjoy a yacht ride at the highest sailing club in the world, play golf in the Governor’s Golf course that is almost 100 years old and soak in the luxury of a modern Spa & Wellness Centre. In other words, fun & entertainment is unlimited at this beautiful resort in Nainital.