From Goa to Andaman Islands, India is decorated with some stunning beaches. However, what is a good beach without some sun, sand and an exotic beach resort? Believe it or not, but the idea of watching the piercing-blue waters of the beach from the giant window of your room in a 5-star resort is definitely intriguing.
Keep the above thought in your head when we tell you that this view will be accompanied by 24/7 butler-service, scrumptious food and drinks of your choice, gorgeous rooms, and a whole lot of luxury. Well, there we did it. We convinced you to at least consider booking a vacation in one of the best luxury resorts in India, and soak in the extraordinary experience of living near the sea.
To help you further, here is a list of the best beach resorts in India for you to choose from.
A 16-acre property settled on a hill lock that overlooks the calm water of the ocean, Taj Green is architecture in Balinese style villas, embellished with wooden furnishing, in-house dining, vibrant gardens, and modern-day fittings. The infinity pool offers a view of the blue lagoon, which is a part of the ocean.
The Ayurveda Spa and Jiva Spa in the Resort are a favourite amongst the guests. The spa has a pool, private dining area and garden view that offers a splendorous view of the sun in the day and stars during the night.
Do not forget to book for your private boat ride in the lagoon. Taj Green Cover Resort delivers what it promises – five-star luxury in every sense of the word.
The resort is a 20-minute drive from the Trivandrum International Airport.
One of the best hidden treasures of Kerala, this luxury beach resort is the perfect place to unwind your stress and embrace the tranquillity that surrounds this place.
The thatched cottages give off traditional vibes of Kerala and surrounded with coconut groves and colourful flowers to ease your stress and anxiety. Also, there is an infinity pool, Ayurvedic Spa, tropical gardens, sea-side views, and in-house restaurants serving delectable food available for the guests all the time. This beach resort is a calling for every person, who is looking for an escape from city life.
If you want to relax on a hammock by the lagoon or relax at the beach, it’s the place for you. However, if you want to indulge in recreational activities as well, then, do not forget to hop on a boat and explore the backwaters of Northern Kerala. The resort can arrange the same for you. Additionally, you can also go for nature walks, bird watching, stay in a lotus boat, and visit Bekal Fort, amongst many other things.
Neeleshwar Hermitage is approximately two hours away from Mangalore Airport and 4-5 hours from Calicut Airport.
White sand beaches, turquoise waters, untouched rainforest and a breath-taking resort nestled amid the peaceful energy of Havelock, Andaman Island – this is Barefoot Resort at Havelock, Andaman Island.
Accommodation at this exotic resort ranges from British-style villas, elegant cottages, to charming duplexes, and you will enjoy your stay at either one of them. There are countless activities to enjoy during your stay at the resort with the resort located at Radhanagar Beach – scuba diving, trekking to unexplored forest trails and diverse jungles, bird watching, kitchen garden and livestock tour, paddling, kayaking, trail biking, yoga sessions, game fishing are some suggestions for you.
Another must-do thing at this luxury resort is to allow your body, mind and soul to heal with holistic and natural spa offered at the resort itself. Feel the bliss as your wellness professional takes you on a blissful journey of healing and relaxation. There are various things to try or simply embrace the tranquillity of Havelock during your stay at the resort.
Havelock Island can be reached via ferry from Port Blair.
One of the top luxury resorts in India, Leela Beach Resort deserves every inch of praise and popularity that comes its way. Surrounded by azure sea waters, lush green gardens, and lagoons that mesmerize at every glance, this luxury resort is unparalleled, when it comes to services, luxury and beauty.
Starting from the accommodation, the resort is decorated with room and suites that boast of elegant but enormous rooms that offer a beautiful view of a lagoon with lotuses from the balcony. A king-size breakfast is also served every day and one can indulge in all-day dining during their stay at the hotel.
From Indian, Italian, seafood to unique wines and mocktails, everything is worth a try here. The resort also claims to have the best spa and holistic treatment that heals and relaxes the body. A personalized salon, yoga sessions, and other leisure activities will pamper your body to bring out the best in you when you go back to your life of hustle. In a nutshell, your stay at this luxury resort will simply be ecstatic.
Leela Beach Resort is located at a distance of about 38 km from Goa International Airport.
One of the best luxury hotels in India, Radisson Blue Resort Temple Bay Mamallapuram is a stunning getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life. The place brims with comfortable rooms, balconies with a sea view, plush pools, scenic lawns, and modern-day equipment and services.
You can choose to stay in beautiful chalets with pool view or sea-side view, spectacular villas, extravagant suites, and resplendent bungalows. The two restaurants are worth your time to have Indian as well as seafood. Maritime and Sinbad café are for a fun evening where you want to have some drinks with your friends or colleagues. All in all, your stay at Radisson Blue will be amazing in every sense of the word.
The resort is located at 56 km from Chennai Airport.
Sprawling across an area of 46 acres on Radhanagar Beach, amongst mangrove forest, Taj Exotica Resort & Spa is certainly one of the best beach resorts in India. The resort is nestled amid the natural settings of rainforests, national parks, tribal lifestyle, and of course, untouched beaches.
The resort encompasses more than 50 luxury villas that are housed under coconut and palm trees. The Olympic-length infinity pool infinity is quite the highlight. The resort remains true to its commitment toward sustainability in luxury as it only dabbles in biogas facility, rainwater harvesting, solar energy, and reduced consumption of plastic. Thus, the resort is a pure delight for people who believe in the betterment of the environment and society.
One can also indulge in many fun activities, such as jungle treks, beach outings, scuba-diving, fruit-picking, sport fishing, night kayaking, snorkelling and forest hikes. Many of these activities can be booked at the resort on request.
ITC Grand is quite a known name amongst top resorts in India. Thus, one cannot doubt the quality of services and stay that is provided by ITC Grand Goa.
This spectacular beach resort cum hotel is located in the serene vibes of South Goa and surrounded by lush greenery and overlooks the ocean and breath-taking lagoons. The resort also provides access to the shimmering waters of Arossim Beach and has a multi-level swimming pool for you to indulge in.
The architecture of this spectacular hotel reminds us of the Indo-Portuguese era and is thus, quite alluring in its presence. The rooms and suites are also quite opulent in nature. Each room comes with a patio or a balcony that offers the view of the ocean or lagoon, perhaps both. Some rooms also offer outside rain shower and secret gardens that boast of richness and luxury. Well, who wouldn’t want to stay in and around such lavishness?
ITC Grand Goa is a 20-minute drive from the Goa Airport.
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