Spend your Diwali weekend at these luxe resorts just a few hours from the city

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With the extended Diwali weekend coming up, everyone’s looking for an escape from the city. If you’re someone looking for a last-minute plan, fret not, for we’ve got you covered. Check out these beautiful resorts near you for a quick getaway from the city.
MUMBAI
Della Resorts
Della Resorts
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Whether you’re looking for an adventure-filled getaway or a camping experience surrounded by nature, or just a peaceful getaway from the city, Della Resorts has it all. Choose from the six available resorts for an experience that tickles your fancy and invigorate yourself at the renowned Della Spa choosing from a range of luxurious Signature and Wellness Therapies by internationally-trained therapists. Enjoy a distinct culinary experience in a melange of contemporary and traditional flavours at the sevens multi-cuisine restaurants.
Della Resorts
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Radisson Resort Spa Alibaug
Radisson Resort Spa Alibaug
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A magical location between Mumbai and Pune, Radisson Resort Spa is the ideal getaway for guests looking to escape the chaos of the city.Ā  With tropical beaches like Nagaon and Varsoli, in addition to Kolaba and Undheri Ā (SPELLING OK?), Alibaug has much to offer. Those looking for a more in-house experience can enjoy a dip in the sparkling outdoor pool, or curl up with their favourite book in the on-site library. Enjoy international as well as traditional cuisine while sipping on refreshing cocktails and drinks.
Radisson Resort Spa Alibaug
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Tropicana Resort & Spa Alibaug
Tropicana Resort & Spa Alibaug
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As the name suggests, the Tropicana Resort in Alibaug is an escape into the jungle, a perfect amalgamation of exotic living and contemporary grandeur, in an idyllic location surrounded by landscaped gardens, palms and beaches. Their best known Sante Spa offers international quality spa and beauty treatments in an array of indigenous therapies, massages and body rituals. Choose from five in-house restaurants for classic contemporary meals with barbecue, Continental, Oriental, and traditional ā€˜Konkani’ cuisines, finishing off with lip-smacking desserts.
Tropicana Resort & Spa Alibaug
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DELHI
Ananta Spa & Resorts
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Set against the spectacular backdrop of the Aravalli Hills, Ananta Spa & Resort is a blissful getaway coupled with postcard views of lush greenery on all sides. Sojourn in contemporary cottages, tents or tent suites fitted with the most sophisticated interiors and state of the art luxuries. Pampering guests with premium facilities the resort hosts a well-equipped recreational room, an outdoor swimming pool, and a superlative spa and fitness centre.
Ananta Spa & Resorts, Pushkar
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Heritage Village Resort & Spa
Heritage Village Resort & Spa, Manesar
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If you’re someone that admires haveli style hotels, then you’ll definitely love staying at the Heritage Village Resort & Spa. This unique urban boutique resort of Rajasthani haveli style palatial architecture, with rooms enveloped in cream tones with bright pops of blue, red, orange and yellow. Indulge in a unique and fulfilling dining experience with mouth-watering cuisines finishing off inventive cocktail blends and delicious desserts.
Heritage Village Resort & Spa, Manesar
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The Roseate
The Roseate
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Surrounded by lush greenery and tranquil water bodies, The Roseate is an urban oasis that allows its guests to escape into nature’s lap. Blending Delhi’s rich heritage with modern architecture into elegantly furnished accommodations, the hotel ensures the best of comfort to its guests and for their taste buds, a lavish spread of delectable portions from across the world.
The Roseate
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BENGALURU
Aurika, Coorg – Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels
Aurika, Coorg - Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels
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A landscaped retreat in the middle of Coorg’s coffee gardens, Aurika is a luxurious getaway surrounded by undulating coffee plantations and pepper vines overlooking the breathtaking rainforest. Guests get to explore the world of the Western Ghats in Southern India and experience the ancient Kodavas culture through their authentic cuisine. Among other perks, Aurika is also known to be one the best pet-friendly resorts in Coorg, offering everything from dog beds to toys and bowls, along with special canine food cooked by resident experts.
Aurika, Coorg - Luxury by Lemon Tree Hotels
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Coorg Wilderness Resort
Coorg Wilderness Resort
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A warm ambience surrounded by cool air, Coorg Wilderness Resort provides its guests with an authentic experience of the wilderness, becoming one with nature. Blending this with the best of luxury, the hotel’s exquisitely European interiors and palatial suites have a cosy old world charm against a perfect backdrop of rich untouched wilderness. The hotel’s restaurant specialises in rare coastal choices from Coorg and Kerala, along with popular pan Asian, Italian and American cuisine.
Coorg Wilderness Resort
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Windflower Prakruthi Resort & Spa
Windflower Prakruthi Resort & Spa
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A well-manicured 7-acre resort, Windflower Prakruthi Resort & Spa promises a perfect getaway for all, families, couples and kids alike. With activities like an 8 level rope challenge course, paintball, zorbing and all-terrain quad biking, guests are in for an adventure-packed experience, doubled with a relaxing one with expert therapies at the award-winning Emerge Spa. Whether it’s deconstructed gastronomy or soul food, the restaurant at The Windflower serves everything from global flavours to the choicest local delicacies, along with customised platters on request.
Windflower Prakruthi Resort & Spa
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