Ananda Resort, Rishikesh:Ananda, a world class spa and resort was once the residence of the Maharaja of Tehri Garhwal. It is now a 76 rooms and suites deluxe resort. Each room provides a balcony, offering magnificent views overlooking the Ganga valley and Himalayan foothills. All rooms provide two line telephones, private bar, walk-in-closet, in-room safe, separate shower cubicle, tea and coffee maker. The suites have their own garden.
How to Get There:It is 260 kms from Delhi, 18 kms from Rishikesh, 42 kms from Haridwar and 150 kms from Mussoorie. Transport in various forms are available.
Restaurants:The Restaurant - serving the signature "Ananda Rejuvenation Cuisine" using herbs and Vegetables grown in its own organic garden.
The Pavillion - serving light & healthy snacks. The concept is to
offer maximum nutrition and a healthy diet.
The Winter Garden - A glass ensconced area in the Palace serving traditional Indian Thali meals.
Other Activities:The Wellness Centre, 21,000 square feet of Spa area offering a comprehensive catalogue of detoxifying rejuvenation and relaxation therapies. The facilities at the Spa are: Swedish Massage, Ayurvedic Massage, Hydrotherapy, 16 station Lifecycle Gym, Sauna & Steam rooms, One couple treatment room with Plunge Pool, Heated outdoor Lap Pool, Thai Massage, Body Wraps, Aromatherapy. The Aveda Beauty Institute offers a complete array of beauty treatments with the renowned brand from the House of Estee-Lauder.
The leisure activities include, Billiards Salon, Card Room, Library,
Conference Facilities, Meeting rooms, The Grand Ballroom for exhibition
and functions and The Amphitheatre.