Be it a weekend dedicated to wellness, an aristocratic life by the Ganges, or a spiritual journey through a timeless Haridwar, Pilibhit House sits just right.
There never is a bad time to plan a long wellness weekend. But occasions like the International Yoga Day remind us the true need of an escape from everyday hustle from time to time. If you are looking for a luxurious respite in the hills, head to Pilibhit House for a yoga break!
The heritage boutique property, helmed by the Taj Group under its IHCL SeleQtions brand, features 35 keys, tucked away in the heart of Uttarakhand’s spiritual town, Haridwar. Once a century old aristocratic mansion by the holy Ganges overlooking the glorious Shivalik Himalayas, Pilibhit House is the latest luxurious address in the bustling city, meticulously restored to offer impeccable hospitality and wellness experiences in a single package.
While Rishikesh is known for its spiritual and wellness offerings, the ancient city of Haridwar too is home to serene ghats, breathtaking temple complexes, and of course, old-school yoga ashrams. And amid this centre of spirituality and well-being, stands tall Pilibhit House, mirroring its surroundings while maintaining a modern luxe feel. The heritage residence also houses the largest private bathing ghat of the region for the customary dip and some quiet moments with the river.
Marvel at the huge archways, stroll through peaceful courtyards, pick one of the artfully designed rooms or suites, and relish excellent all-vegetarian international cuisine as well as local home recipes at breathtaking dining locations. But save some time for guided sessions of meditation and yoga.
The early morning nature walks and yoga asanas led by wellness experts are a highlight at the hotel. With its stepped architecture looking out to the holy river and multiple peaceful terraces and courtyards, Pilibhit House is perfect to start your day with some mindful exercises. What’s more? The all-natural Jiva Spa here offers age-old Indian wellness experiences like a unique Gangetic mud bath, a petite infinity pool, and the River Room which is a great spot for curling up with a bestseller or your playlist.