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Sunday, November 19, 2006

Wildflower Hall, In the Himalayas

Wildflower Hall, In the Himalayas.

Just at the top of the Earth enjoy it.

Situated at 2.545,08 meters in the magnificent Himalayas, Wildflower Hall is a fairytale luxury resort set in 93.077,7 m² of virgin woods of pine and cedar. The former residence of Lord Kitchener, rebuilt to a new magnificence, Wildflower Hall recreates the grand style of the colonial era. Enjoy beautiful views of mountains and valleys from the rooms, restaurants, outdoor Jacuzzi and the heated swimming pool. Nature lovers can explore the Himalayas and enjoy adventure sports. For the ultimate in pampering our luxury spa pavilions are quiet havens for revitalizing the body and soul.

From the 87 suites and rooms every guest has spectacular views over the cedar forests and mountain ranges. Every room has a spacious marble bathroom with separate shower and walk-in closets and personalised butler service. 3 Deluxe Suites feature a separate living room with a fireplace. In addition, the very grand Lord Kitchener Suite has a four-poster bed in the master suite and a second bedroom.

Guest rooms are appointed with teak floors, hand-knotted rugs and rich furnishings which reflecting the colonial heritage of the hotel and respect the traditional skills of local craftsmen. All rooms feature a personal bar, satellite television and DVD player and direct dial telephones with data port. Three interconnecting sets of rooms are available at the resort. 24 hours in-room dining, same day laundry and dry cleaning and 24 hour butler service all add to the exceptional standard of services guests enjoy at Wildflower Hall.

Two restaurants offer the choice of fine international cuisine and traditional Indian cooking or simply relax with a quiet drink in the timeless elegance of The Cavalry Bar.

The Restaurant.

The Restaurant has a large open-air terrace offering panoramic views over the mountains. The menu includes a varied range of Pan-Asian and Continental dishes. Guests can dine here looking out over the most spectacular scenery in the world.


An elegant Indian restaurant specialising in traditional Indian cooking, Lutyens opens in the high season for dinner only.

The Cavalry Bar.

Reflecting its gracious past, the Cavalry bar with its wood panelling and original artwork creates an aura of old world charm. Offering a full range of fine wines, spirits and cigars it is just the spot for a before and after dinner drink.

Spa and fitness.

A world class Spa opened recently at Wildflower Hall, bringing the resort right into the top league of luxury destinations.
The Oberoi Spa by Banyan Tree offers holistic treatments based on Ayurvedic, Asian and Western therapies to relax , rejuvenate and inspire. With quiet views through lush green cedar and pine forests, the Spa Pavilions offer stressed out guests a peaceful haven in which to revitalise themselves both inside and out.


Situated at an altitude of 2.514,60 m in the Himalayas, the Wildflower Hall presents a picture of breathtaking natural beauty. Set amidst thick cedar forests with spectacular views of mountain ranges and panoramic valleys, the resort is a 45-minute drive from Shimla. It is the perfect base from which to explore the fascinating flora and fauna of the region and embark on your adventures.

Fill your senses with the scent of the earth as you trek through mountain trails. Thrill to the rush of water as you raft over the surging River Sutlej. Ride with the wind on a mountain bicycle through picturesque paths that take you on a journey of discovery. Fire up your energies with an invigorating horse ride. On the other hand you could just enjoy the spirit of the mountains within the exclusive environs of the resort. Try your skill at croquet, billiards and archery or spend an evening in the Card Room. At the end of a hectic day, relax in the magnificent heated indoor swimming pool or indulge in the exclusive Spa.

Whether you are in quest of adventure or an easy-paced vacation, the Wildflower Hall promises a holiday full of surprises and unforgettable memories.

Sunday, November 05, 2006

The Oberoi, Lombok

A beautiful hotel with a peaceful sites. A hideaway with acres of tropical gardens, shimmering ocean and golden sands along a private beach. Lush rain forests, sparkling blue ocean views and beautiful beaches accompany you as you arrive at this idyllic garden resort. The Oberoi, Lombok, has an intimate ambiances, with thatched-roof villas and terraced pavilions dotting 24 acres of tropical gardens. The villas and pavilions have expansive, shaded terraces to relax in, while you look out at beautiful gardens or beaches. All the villas and terrace pavilions offer spacious bedrooms and feature local colors, textures and artifacts.
There are 50 villas and pavilions at The Oberoi, with spacious bedrooms and out-of-this-world marble sunken garden baths. All guest accommodation is in thatch-roofed buildings of local materials, all at ground level and all air-conditioned. Private garden walls of pink-tinged local limestone ensure total privacy.
Every villa has a separate bedroom, bathroom, courtyard with rock pond, raised dining pavilion and terrace with either garden or ocean views. Many Luxury villas have the privilege of their own private pool. In addition, the very superior and spacious Royal Ocean View Villa with Private Pool has a separate sitting room, kitchen and guest shower.
The terrace pavilions all have large bedrooms, glass walled garden bathrooms and a private shaded terrace with sun lounges and dining table. Interior decoration throughout is clean-lined and harmonious with generous use of teak, richly woven carpets and Indonesian artifacts for character.
All guest villas and pavilions feature the usual 21st century accoutrement's; satellite television, CD player, safe, minibar, direct dialling and broadband Internet Access.
With wonderful settings our restaurants offer the very best in Asian and Continental cuisine. Whilst The Tokek Bar is the perfect place for watching the sunset.
The Oberoi Spa in Lombok offers a wide range of massages. Other treatments include body cleaners, body wraps, unique facials and body treatments. The Spa packages are designed to give the ultimate experience in body pampering.
A wide range of services is available at the Spa featuring an exotic blend of treatments synonymous with the mystery and magic of Indonesia. The Oberoi, Lombok Spa also features a gymnasium, beauty salon, private pavilions offering massage, sauna, herbal baths and other international standard treatments.

Wednesday, November 01, 2006

The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur

The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur

Udaipur, in the heart of Rajasthan, is a city of majestic palaces and beautiful lakes. Here, adorning the banks of Lake Pichola and standing witness to the historic City Palace, The Oberoi Udaivilas captures all the romance and splendour of a royal era.

The grand setting combined with palatial architecture and a beautiful spa offers an experience created exclusively for those who know there is nothing like too much luxury.
A pristine version of an original Rajasthani Mewari moated palace, The Oberoi Udaivilas incorporates every conceivable modern comfort. Visual treats include -
Open-air colonnades flanked by 450 hand-carved stone columns, domes covered in gold leaf, hand painted murals, arches and fountains, landscaped terraces and acres of white marble, a decorative pool of giant marble lotus flowers and a treat for all the senses, a superb Banyan Tree Spa.


Set against the dramatic backdrop of the Aravalli ranges and steeped in the romance of the historic region of Mewar, The Oberoi Udaivilās, is situated on the banks of Lake Pichola in Udaipur.

Rooms and Suites

At the first level are sixty-three richly appointed Deluxe Rooms, all with private walled courtyards, complete with silken parasols, inlaid furniture and marble bathrooms.
Superior Deluxe Rooms open onto the beautiful semi-private moated pool that meanders past the terraces.


• Surya Mahal, serves a fusion of light Western, Mediterranean and Thai style dishes.
• Udaimahal, serves a rich variety of traditional Rajasthani and North Indian fare in regal surroundings.
• Chandni, This dining courtyard adjoins the restaurants where guests can enjoy open air dining
• Bar, relax in the refinement of the Bar which offers a variety of spirits, wines and cigars.