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, Rooms at Ananda, 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, with a focus on better living with meals enriched with the vivid flavour of organic vegetables and herbs.
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.
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.