Top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels in India

Tourism is an important sector and plays a crucial role in the growth of any country. India is a country with lots of beautiful places to see, which has made it as one of the most popular holiday destinations for domestic as well as for international tourists. Tourism in India is growing at a faster rate and expected to grow in the near future.

As the number of tourists increases, the requirement for hotels also increases. India has a myriad of luxurious and royal hotels, offering quality facilities, that are getting better day by day, with the growing modernization and technology.

Here, you will find the top 10 Most Luxurious Hotels that are more popular than any other hotels in India.

1. The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur

The Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur

The Oberoi Udaivilas is one of the finest hotels of India, built in Mewari style. It is the most luxurious hotel in Udaipur, a city known for its Rajput-era palaces and Rajputana style hotels.

There are two separate dining options available at Udaivilas: Suryamahal & Chandni and Udaimahal. In the first type of dining, the classical Western and Indian cuisine is served, whereas in the latter dining type, Indian dishes – rare and classical are served.

Key Facilities:

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Fitness Center & Spa
  • Breakfast in the Room
  • WiFi is available in all areas
  • Free public parking
  • Meeting/Banquet Facilities

Price range: Rs.38,950 – Rs.61,571

2. Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai

Taj Mahal Palace Hotel MumbaiSource: Goa Observer via Flickr

The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel is a five-star hotel that belongs to the Tata group. It is the flagship hotel of the group, located in the Colaba area of Mumbai, next to the Gateway of India.

There are two separate buildings that make up the hotel: the Taj Mahal palace and the Taj Mahal Tower. There are 11 different dining options available in the hotel premises, offering multiple cuisines with authentic flavors.

Key Facilities:

  • Swimming pool
  • Nightclubs
  • Fitness club & spa facility
  • Shopping Center
  • Free WiFi throughout the place
  • Free parking

Price range: Rs.12,200 – Rs.31,135

3. The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur

The Oberoi Rajvilas Jaipur

The Oberoi Rajvilas is a royal five star hotel, built in a traditional Rajasthani fort style, with contemporary Italian designs. It is one of the finest hotel in the Pink city, Jaipur.

There are 2 different restaurants in the hotel: Surya Mahal and Raj Mahal, serving dishes from different parts of the globe. Along with that there is a dedicated bar: Rajwada Library Bar that remains open from 12 noon to 12 midnight, and serves some of the finest wines and cocktails.

Key Facilities:

  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center & Spa
  • Tennis Court

Price range: Rs.25,543 – Rs.59,982

4. Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

 Taj Lake Palace UdaipurSource: Arnie Papp via Flickr

Taj Lake Palace is the next hotel on this list, which is one of the most expensive and romantic hotel for honeymooners. It is situated in the middle of the Lake Pichola,

Bhairo, Jharokha and Neel Kamal are the 3 restaurants, that offers multi-cuisine dining option to its guests. Along with that, there is a dedicated bar, Amrit Sagar – that serves some of the finest wines and cigars from different parts of the world.

Key Facilities:

  • Pool
  • Reduced Mobility Rooms
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Fitness Center & Spa
  • Hot Tub

Price range: Rs.18,681 – Rs.70,276

5. The Oberoi, Mumbai

 The Oberoi MumbaiSource: swan tours via Flickr

The Oberoi, Mumbai is the 3rd hotel from the Oberoi group and occupies the fifth position in the list of top 10 best hotels in India. The hotel is located on “Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road” in Nariman Point, the area of South Mumbai. It is an ideal location for business meetings and conferences.

There are are 5 different dining options available at the hotel premises, including a dedicated bar, Eau Bar – where guests may sip champagne and cocktails from 4:00 pm to 1:00 am.

Key Facilities:

  • Pool
  • Fitness Center & Spa
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms

Price range: Rs.15,059 – Rs.21,286

6. Wildflower Hall, Shimla

 Wildflower Hall ShimlaSource: Iju Raj via Flickr

Next in our list is the Wildflower Hall, Shimla situated at the top of Himalaya Mountain Range. Again, this hotel belongs to the Oberoi group.

Key Facilities:

  • Heated indoor and outdoor pools
  • Trekking
  • Mountain Bike Riding
  • Spa and Wellness Center
  • Billiards
  • Archery
  • Outdoor Garden

Price range: Rs.20,015 – Rs.31,325

7. Leela Palace, New Delhi

 Leela Palace New DelhiThis photo of The Leela Palace New Delhi is courtesy of TripAdvisor

Leela Palace, New Delhi, belongs to ‘The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts’, is a flagship hotel of the group. It is the most luxurious hotel of National Capital region, New Delhi. The hotel is built in the shape of a butterfly, in the heart of Chanakyapuri region of New Delhi.

There are 6 different dining options available at the hotel premises, offering world-class cuisines, including the quintessential bar.

Key Facilities:

  • Garden view
  • Outdoor Pool (whole year)
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center & Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Library
  • Special Diet Menus (on request)

Price range: Rs.13,026 – Rs.24,209

8. Leela Palace, Udaipur

 Leela Palace UdaipurSource: Karthik R via Flickr

Leela Palace, Udaipur is the 3rd “Udaipur” based hotel and ranked 8th in the list of top 10 best hotels in India. It is situated on the bank of Lake Pichola in Udaipur. It is the second most luxurious hotel from the ‘The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts’ group.

Key Facilities:

  • Swimming Pool
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Fitness Center & Spa

Price range: Rs.27,513 – Rs.49,816

9. Taj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad

 Taj Falaknuma Palace HyderabadThis photo of Taj Falaknuma Palace is courtesy of TripAdvisor

Another hotel from an Indian chain of hotels and resorts, Taj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad. It is one of the finest and recommended hotel for International travelers, who visit Hyderabad. It is equipped with high class luxurious rooms (built in Mughal style), conference halls, and private pools.

Key Features:

  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Wheelchair Access

Price range: Rs.26,814 – Rs.59,728

10. Rambagh Palace, Jaipur

 Rambagh Palace JaipurSource: lectrolink via Flickr

Rambagh Palace, the Palace converted into hotel, is one of the oldest building on our list of top 10, built in a traditional Rajasthani style. It is one of the most expensive hotel of India and the second most luxurious hotel of Jaipur after ‘The Oberoi Rajvilas’. The hotel belongs to the Taj Group of Hotels and Resorts.

Key Features:

  • Swimming Pools
  • Conference Rooms
  • Ayurveda Spot
  • Clubs
  • Spa
  • Minibar

Price range: Rs.14,487 – Rs.165,586


  1. The price range shown above are the rates applicable per room per night, exclusive of all the taxes. Prices may fluctuate from time to time.
  2. The room rates shown above are approximate rates at any given time of the season. For exact room rates, you may visit the official site of the hotel, or some third party site like


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