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Melbourne’s ‘next’ big thing

The Next Story Group’s latest business-meets-boutique hotel in Melbourne’s CBD is a sophisticated sanctuary at the centre of all the action. Melbourne, like most big cities, is rapidly evolving and yet retains…

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‘Pine’-tune your post-pandemic plans

Dharamshala is all set to have its own Radisson Blu resort next month. Here’s a sneak peek into what you can expect. If a mountain getaway is what you’re craving, Dharamshala in…

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Steeped in tea heritage – Thotalagala, Sri Lanka

Probably SL’s plushest planters’ bungalow, Thotalagala has just had a major makeover. We give you a glimpse of what to expect. A short drive from Kandy brings you to a region where…

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Dam, that’s a fine location for a nature-friendly resort!

Eco-conscious and design-rich, RAAS Chhatrasagar is built on the edge of an embankment in Nimaj, Rajasthan. When local chieftain Thakur Chhatra Singh built a dam across a tributary to the river Luni…

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Eco ‘duning’ on the edge of Jaipur

Signum Eco Dera Resort & Spa blends the best of Rajasthan’s royal heritage with the great outdoors, amid the destination’s sweeping sand dunes. Easily the most popular hotel category over the better…

Karan mahal srinagar

Feel like modern royalty at Karan Mahal in Srinagar

Once the private home of the state’s erstwhile rulers, the intimate boutique hotel promises a decadent stay surrounded by lush orchards, rich antiques and royal service.

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The Westin Goa opens in Anjuna

The 171-key hotel at North Goa’s famous tourist spot is the 9th Westin property in India, and is centred around its guests’ wellbeing through the brand’s signature programmes—Sleep Well, Move Well and Eat Well.

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The Johri is the newest gem in Jaipur’s Old City

Located in Jaipur’s gemstone district, The Johri is a new boutique hotel from the team behind 28 Kothi. The refurbished 19th-century haveli exudes understated grandeur and promises visitors an experience that’s contemporary and yet steeped in Rajasthani heritage.

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Kahani Paradise promises a secluded slice of heaven in coastal Karnataka

Available by the room or to book as a whole, Kahani Paradise is an oasis of tranquillity perched on a hilltop above hippie haven, Paradise Beach, in Karnataka’s coastal town of Gokarna. Replete with bespoke decor, sprawling grounds and beautiful views, it offers the top-notch service of a boutique hotel with the warmth and comfort of a private villa.

The connaught delhi

Business and heritage meet at The Connaught in Delhi

The Connaught has reopened its doors in the heart of India’s capital. The boutique hotel boasts of an enviable location close to the business district of Connaught Place, the corridors of power at Lutyens’ Delhi and prime tourist attractions. Indoors lies a vibrant urban sanctuary where Art Deco charm meets contemporary luxury.

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The Radisson Hotel Group debuts its Radisson Individuals brand in India

The Classic Grande Imphal in Manipur is the first Indian property under the Radisson Hotel Group’s Radisson Individuals platform, a conversion brand that allows independent hotels and local chains to affiliate themselves with the global hospitality brand.