IHCL launches Anand Kashi By The Ganges, a SeleQtions hotel in Rishikesh

Anand Kashi By The Ganges in Rishikesh, a brand new addition to the IHCL SeleQtions hotels, is here to give you a glimpse of the Garhwali life.
Anand kashi by the ganges, an ihcl seleqtions hotel in rishikesh.
Anand Kashi By The Ganges, an IHCL SeleQtions hotel in Rishikesh.

The erstwhile summer residence of the Maharaja of Tehri Garhwal, Anand Kashi By The Ganges is a hidden gem tucked away in Rishikesh in the lush foothills of the Himalayas. Located by one of the most auspicious bends of the Ganges, it is resplendent with sophisticated luxury, idyllic charm, and tranquillity.

Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), the country’s largest hospitality brand, recently opened the doors of Anand Kashi By The Ganges, a SeleQtions hotel, to the world.

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Brunch with a view, anyone? , anand kashi by the ganges
Brunch with a view, anyone?

Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, IHCL, said, “Known as the ‘yoga capital of the world’, Rishikesh is an eclectic mix of culture and adventure, attracting tourists from around the world for decades. Strengthening its presence with the addition of Anand Kashi, IHCL will now offer two distinct hotels in the pilgrim town.”

The hotel has themed rooms and suites done in local garhwali design along with contemporary touches. Anand kashi by the ganges
The hotel has themed rooms and suites done in local Garhwali design along with contemporary touches.

Each of the 24 themed rooms, conceptualised on the philosophy of Vedic Panchamahabhuta, offers breathtaking views of thick forests, lofty mountain ranges, lush fruit orchards, and the Ganges. The hotel showcases local Garhwali architecture with a contemporary touch. The all-day diner Ana Rasa gives a taste of global cuisines made of fresh organic produce from the hotel’s orchards. Enjoy a refreshing meal at the Ganga Deck or unwind with a nightcap under a starry night at the rooftop bar Amrit Tara. The flexible conference rooms are perfectly equipped with modern amenities for intimate celebrations, business meetings, and conferences.

Enjoy a fine meal as the holy waters of the ganges gently flow by.
Enjoy a fine meal as the holy waters of the Ganges gently flow by.

The Amrit Kashi Spa by Forest Essentials here draws inspiration from the serene surroundings. Its treatments offer holistic wellness and a deep sense of inner peace. Soak in the spiritual healing energy of Rishikesh at the hotel’s Shiv Mandir, attend the Ganga Aarti by the resident priest, or just watch the holy river flow gently by the private beach.

Soak in the serenity that surrounds rishikesh.
Soak in the serenity that surrounds Rishikesh.

“Anand Kashi on the banks of the sacred Ganges is the ideal place for the rejuvenation of body, mind, and soul. We look forward to welcoming guests to this tranquil haven,” said Pradeep Gusain, Hotel Manager, Anand Kashi By The Ganges – IHCL SeleQtions. With the opening of Anand Kashi, IHCL will now have seven hotels in Uttarakhand with two under development.

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