Located in the tranquil Himalayan foothills, about 250 kms from Delhi,close to the mythological cities of Haridwar and Rishikesh, surrounded by graceful Sal forests, overlooking the peaceful Ganga as it meanders into the distance, Ananda is the spiritual pathway to the ultimate, discovered through the union of body, mind and soul.Ananda-- is truly a luxury destination SPA, par excellence.
With palace and valley views, the Deluxe rooms are understated yet luxurious. 70 in all, they feature walk-in closets and perfectly appointed bathrooms with windows overlooking panoramic views of the valley or of the Palace. Each room opens onto large balconies with picture-perfect views, ideal for a private meal.
The signature restaurant features the finest Indian, Asian and Western cuisine. Based on the basic values of traditional cooking, the restaurant explores new vistas in modern gastronomy, with emphasis on a light and healthy meal. Keeping in mind that guests normally stay for long periods of time, the a la carte menus are changed every day for lunch and dinner to provide more variety.The restaurant offers a menu for better living with meals enriched with the vivid flavour of organic vegetables and herbs. It is built in a grove of old Sal trees overlooking the valley of Rishikesh, while the Pavilion is a casual and elegant setting for drinks and light snacks.
The Ananda Spa also houses extensive recreational facilities such as the outdoor lap pool; the 16-station life-cycle gymnasium and a squash court. There is also a 6-hole golf course and opportunities for outdoor adventure activities like rafting, trekking and wildlife safaris. Yoga sessions are complimentary and are held twice daily. Yoga assists in balancing mind, body and spirit, restoring perfect health in the most natural and effective manner.Once a week, there are also cooking classes, where the chef at Ananda shares his secrets to good health and great cuisine the show kitchen.
The 21,000 sq ft spa offers an extensive menu of over 79 body and beauty treatments, integrating the traditional Indian systems of Ayurveda with the more contemporary Western spa approach. The spa experience strives to achieve the ultimate harmony between the physical and the mental realms of the individual.With a unique focus on the traditional Indian sciences of Yoga and Ayurveda, Ananda Spa creates the skillful synthesis between age-old therapies and modern spa technology. The personalised therapy and activities programmes are designed to meet individual needs and health goals, such as de-stress, detoxification, deep relaxation, anti-aging and weight loss, while also offering guidance in the areas of nutrition and exercise.Twenty treatment rooms with specialised areas for Ayurveda, Oriental and European systems of holistic health, a team of qualified nutritionists, Western & Ayurvedic physicians and spa therapists with knowledge of ancient Indian sciences and modern western treatments will all gently guide you towards a better lifestyle.
Ayurvedic Rejuvenation Programme : This is a personalised programme that includes stimulating and purifying therapies, daily Yoga and Meditation and Dosha-specific Ayurvedic diet to help reduce stress, improve health and address common ailments or simply delay the ageing process.
Detox Programme : The Detox programme has been carefully designed not only to detox the body but also the mind. if the mind is clear of negative thoughts and barriers, detoxifying the body come more naturally and become less of a stress upon one’s over all well being.
|Valid from 01 Nov'2010 till 30 Apr’2011|
|07 nights Ananda Ayurvedic Rejuvenation Programme||Twin Sharing (per person)||Single Occupancy|
|Palace View Room||USD 2820||USD 4136|
|Valley View Room||USD 3028||USD 4530|
|14 nights Ananda Ayurvedic Rejuvenation Programme||Palace View Room||USD 5134||USD 7504|
|Valley View Room||USD 5502||USD 8254|
|21 nights Ananda Ayurvedic Rejuvenation Programme||Palace View Room||USD 6778||USD 9868|
|Valley View Room||USD 7268||USD 10844|
|07 nights Ananda Detox Programme||Palace View Room||USD 2560||USD 3900|
|Valley View Room||USD 2742||USD 4264|
|14 nights Ananda Detox Programme||Palace View Room||USD 4744||USD 7180|
|Valley View Room||USD 5077||USD 7852|
|21 nights Ananda Detox Programme||Palace View Room||USD 6686||USD 10095|
|Valley View Room||USD 7163||USD 11042|
Above rates are based on exchange rates applicable as on 01st May’2009