We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ananda in the Himalayas

Save
Traveller (601)
Room & Suite (129)
Dining (23)
Overview
The Palace Estate, Tehri - Garhwal,, Narendranagar 249175 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
5 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (678)
Filter reviews
608 results
Traveller rating
471
88
26
11
12
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
471
88
26
11
12
Show reviews that mention
All reviews spa treatments yoga classes ganga aarti body and soul valley view heaven on earth world class restaurant staff par excellence the entire experience morning tea amazing spa breakfast and dinner beautiful property each guest jolly grant airport delicious food
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 608 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic service for the price, left feeling relaxed and mellow. I've been here twice now for different services and each time the staff has made me feel welcome and offer refreshments before and after.

Thank peterjfulton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to many spa resorts around India but Ananda is the best among all. The food is fantastic with options from many Cuisines. Ask the chef what you want and he’ll prepare it for you. Try the dahi kebabs there which are too...More

Thank Roam823317
Response from Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the HimalayasResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for visiting us at Ananda and for your kind review. We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay. In order to enhamce our wellness offering, we have also recently launched 3 day Introduction to Wellness Programmes, the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location of the Resort is beautiful. The approach road from Rishikesh to Ananda is all digged up for repairs. Spas are really good. Staff is exceptionally pleasant and helpful. Food is too good. Above all the place doesn't have pollution.

Thank Anil S
Response from Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the HimalayasResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for visiting us at Ananda and for your kind review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm regards, Nikhil Kapur

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ananda had been on my bucket list of hotels to visit for a while and finally got an opportunity to visit the hotel and spa recently. The hotel itself is a short drive from the Dehradun airport.. a little long and tiresome at the...More

Thank travelindia09
Response from Nikhil K, General Manager at Ananda in the HimalayasResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for visiting us at Ananda and for your kind review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us. Ananda is located in the a reserved forest which is home to a number of nocturnal bird...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018

I've had the good fortune of staying at some of the best hotels and resorts in the world. I can say, without any hesitation, that Ananda is among the Top 5 that I've experienced. I traveled to Ananda this time with my girlfriend for her...More

2  Thank Reza B
Response from gmananda2013, General Manager at Ananda in the HimalayasResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Namaskar! Thank you for visiting us at Ananda and for your kind review. It was a pleasure to meet you during your visit and to be able to spend some time with you. We are very happy to receive your feedback and will...More

View more reviews
About
Description
Ananda in the Himalayas is an award winning luxury destination spa located in the foothills of the Himalayas, the birthplace of India's ancient arts of yoga, meditation and Ayurveda. Dedicated to restoring More balance and harmonizing energy through a holistic approach, Ananda incorporates the healing principles of the East and the West with a specific focus on Ayurveda and Yoga, along with contemporary International spa experiences. Set amongst 100 acres of virgin forest and opened in September 2000, Ananda in the Himalayas is built around a Maharaja's palace estate and located 260 kilometres north of New Delhi. The resort features a restored Viceroy's Palace, world-class Spa, 70 deluxe rooms, 5 suites and 3 villas. Two of these villas are 2 bedroom villas and one is a single bedroom villa, with breathtaking views of the Ganges River and the mountainside. With the highest standards of service, luxurious accommodations, innovative dining and breathtaking mountain views, Ananda is an internationally recognised oasis offering an enriching experience designed to restore, renew and revitalise. Ananda signature wellness programs include Detox, Ayurvedic Rejuvenation, Weight Management, Stress Management, Yogic Detox, Ananda Yoga, Ananda Renew and Ananda Active. Getaway Spa packages starting at 2 or 3 nights are also available. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$ 297 - US$ 1,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ananda In The Himalayas Hotel Rishikesh
,
Ananda In The Himalayas Rishikesh
Location
India > Uttarakhand > Tehri Garhwal District > Narendranagar
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$ 297 - US$ 1,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ananda In The Himalayas Hotel Rishikesh
,
Ananda In The Himalayas Rishikesh
Location
India > Uttarakhand > Tehri Garhwal District > Narendranagar
Photos
Traveller (601)
Room & Suite (129)
Dining (23)
Pool & Beach (22)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Ayurveda Bhavan at Rishikesh
31 reviews
4.00 km away
Hotel Great Ganga
203 reviews
4.17 km away
Sanskriti Vedic Retreat
106 reviews
4.18 km away
Yoga Niketan By Sanskriti
127 reviews
4.20 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Ira's kitchen & Tea Room
133 reviews
4.42 km away
Free Spirit cafe
120 reviews
4.52 km away
Pundir General Store and Tattv Restaurant
207 reviews
4.45 km away
Bistro Nirvana
519 reviews
4.19 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Kunja Puri Temple
42 reviews
3.35 km away
Kunjapuri Devi Temple
226 reviews
3.37 km away
Charak Ayurveda
8 reviews
3.97 km away
Arogya Yoga School
11 reviews
4.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Garima B
18 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from gmananda2013 | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Namaskar! We do serve liquor at Ananda.
1
Vote
AparnaM194
7 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Sloop23 | Reviewed this property |
You can fly direct from Mumbai to Deradun which is about a two hour flight and then Ananda Spa will send a car to collect you and the drive via Rishikesh takes about one hour
0
Votes
Di L
26 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Nikhil K | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Namaskar! 1. April or October are both great times to visit and all activities including the treks are operational. 2. Vedanta, Yoga and Meditation are available round the year and can be incorporated in your... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"I recommend a high floor with Valley View"
450rezab
7 Sep 2018
Read review
"I think all rooms are good and have a view of the sprawling surroundings from the balcony attached to the..."
shobha1
30 May 2018
Read review
"Book a high floor Room with a view on the Gange"
scm1201
23 May 2018
Read review
"Valley view"
ravikumari
6 Feb 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing