As you journey through the stark Thar Desert landscape from Jaisalmer you may mistake the striking sandstone structure in the distance for an ancient fortress rather than the palatial hotel it actually is.
The majority of rooms enjoy panoramic desert views and some benefit from private pools. Explore the undulating dunes by four-wheel-drive, mountain bike, on foot or by camel. Take a picnic beside an oasis, sip sundowners on the dunes or enjoy a magical private dinner in the sands.
Leisure: Spa, gym, Indian kushti wrestling, desert drives, yoga, archery lessons, mountain biking, cards and billiards room
Rooms: 72 rooms & suites
Take your best shot at spotting wildlife with an itinerary that includes not one but three different parks, all located in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. This allows you to explore some surprisingly diverse scenery, see myriad bird and animal species, and hugely increase your chances of spotting one of these elusive big cats.