Hello there peeps! Can you smell spring in the air? We sure can! It’s finally time to bid good-bye to winters and say hello to the colours of spring. And what better way to welcome spring than at these fantastic spots. We have a low-down of 5 places that are perfect for this season. So let’s get packing for another luxurious break – because too much fun isn’t always a bad thing.
Orchard Tents is set in the tranquil rural locale of Ganahera, amidst orchards of Amla and fileds of roses. They have 15 luxe tents and the furniture is made of old hardwood and bears the legacy of a bygone era. A ‘Golghar’ or circular tent set in the middle of the orchard acts as the dining tent here. This tent provides a 360-degree view of the orchard. Light muslin curtains keep in the light and the breeze while adding a festive touch. Dinners are served al-fresco around a bonfire and usually accompanied by entertainment.
Escape to this dream abode in the mountains of Himachal and get a taste of mountain life at its very best. Embraced by the mellow resonance of the Beas River, the verdure of the surrounding forests and the fresh aroma of the nearby orchards – this place is truly a feast for the senses. Right from its architecture, which is mostly recycled timber and local stones, to its pristine and scenic surroundings, everything about this property hints at eco-friendliness, comfort and enrichment.
The Garden Bungalow is set amidst a wide area of a 3- acre garden that is ordained by exotic trees, creepers and shrubs. The bungalow is made more attractive by lotus ponds which serve as its back- side, evoking a sense of nostalgia and tranquility that is often associated with rural Bengal. Its elating ambiance brings to there guests a journey where they can discover themselves and attain experiences and inner peace.
Anantya is a quiet lush tropical retreat nestled within 1000 acres of rubber plantations. It is perched on the banks of the Chittar Lake where the Western Ghats giving way to Lily and Lotus Ponds in beautiful Kanyakumari district. There is an array of activities to indulge in the property or its surroundings, that include cycling, yoga, bird watching, culture dance and many more. The peace, tranquility and calm of water will recharge and rejuvenate you.
Tree House Hideaway has its resident species of birds, reptiles and animals residing around the forest trees and over time the area has now become a small secure park for them. The property is designed as a fusion of contemporary design and traditional jungle living with earthy tones and eco-essentials. The Tree houses have been made by local staff using regularized wood. The Lodge also has a Machaan overlooking a water hole frequented by wild animals.
So which one is your pick for the season?