1. SwaSwara, Gokarna:-
Location: Dhoni Bhail, Gokarna Om Beach, Uttara Kannada,
Starting price: Rs 15,000 for Konkan Villas,
When you enter this place, you might make the common mistake of expecting it to be 'just' a beach resort. But SwaSwara doesn't offer just a night stay. It offers ayurvedic treatments, spiritual coaching, yoga transformations and an introduction to a lifestyle closer to nature in all essence. The price you will pay might seem too much but what you receive in return is an experience like no other. This stunning place situated on an isolated island is a destination in itself.
2. Elsewhere, Goa:-
Location: Somewhere in North Goa. Rest is secret,
Starting price: Rs 9,000 for Bakery Villa,
Calm, quiet and rustic; these three words don't resonate with what has become of Goa. But the coastal state is still a lot more than rave parties and beach shacks. Elsewhere takes you to that place which is 'elsewhere', away from where everyone is. Hidden in its truest sense, Elsewhere's beach villas are luxurious because of their mere existence as an un-found gem in the middle of bustling tourist obsession.
3. Coconut Lagoon, Kumarakom:-
Location: PO Box 2, 686563 Kumarakom, Kerala, India,
Starting price: Rs 8,000 for heritage mansion,
Once you step in the property that Coconut Lagoon is, you will find what dreams are made of. Just a stroll on the grass patches surrounded by lagoons and a stay in the lake facing villa where every morning you are delivered fresh bananas on a boat; and you will be transformed. The money paid for this awe-inspiring stay won't even matter while getting a ayurvedic treatment on a houseboat floating over backwaters.
4. Barefoot at Havelock, Andamans:-
Location: SH 4, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands 744211, India,
Starting price: Rs 13,500 for Andaman cottage/Nicobar villa,
Andamans have become the new getaway for quiet-seeking beach lovers. But before there were cliched guesthouses, there was Barefoot, which captured the essence of what it meant to live in the last part of India. With an organic approach and a respect to its surrounding, Barefoot is one of its kind. Barefoot also strives in several water sports and activities. It offers kayaking, snorkling, diving and most importantly, and interaction with Rajan, world's last swimming elephant.
5. Leela, Kovalam Beach Resort:-
Location: Kovalam Beach, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695527 , India,
Starting price: Rs 8,000 with double room with garden view,
Sitting on a cliff, offering a panoramic view of the Kovalam shoreline and Arabian Sea, Leela is the safest choice you can make for your luxury beach getaway.
6. Taj Exotica, Benaulim:-
Location: Benaulim Beach, 403716 Benaulim, South Goa, India,
Starting price: Rs 10,000 for Premium Villa with Personal Pool,
True to its name, Taj Exotica is impressive in its effort to perfection and exotic location. The resort, before anything, is absolutely romantic. The sorts that make you want make it a proposal site. And if you do plan on doing so, then just contact the authorities and they will make sure it is straight out of dreams.
7. Vivanta by Taj - Fisherman's Cove, Covelong:-
Location: Covelong Beach, Kancheepuram District, Chennai 603112, India,
Starting price: Rs 8,000 for superior charm twin room,
If you are going to spend enough by opting for the ultimate five-star, Taj; then take it a step further an experience their private villas. Designed to perfection, Fisherman's Cove's Taj is a dream come true for every beach lover.
8. Munjoh Ocean Resort, Havelock Island:-
Location: Beach no.5, 744211 Havelock Island, India,
Starting price: Rs 9,400 for executive double room,
A stone's throw away from Govind Nagar beach, Munjoh Ocean Resort is ideal if your are looking to club water sports and fanciness together. The resort has on site professional instructors ready to have you explore the Andamans the way they are meant to be.
9. Mayfair Palm Beach Resort, Gopalpur:-
Location: Gopalpur-on-Sea,Dist. Ganjam, 761002 Gopalpur, Odisha, India,
Starting price: Rs 7,300 for executive double room,
Odisha is still hidden from the presence of mainstream tourists, and Gopalpur beach is one more such gem on its coast. Mayfair is all about making the escape from the city,S in the mos stylish way possible.
10. Le Pondy, Pondicherry:-
Location: No.3, Lake View Road, Nallvadu Post, Pudukuppam, Puducherry 605007,
Starting price: Rs 7,500 for lake view rooms,
Pondicherry, the quaint town with French architecture and the most beautifully fused cuisine, has this grand resort embellished on its shores. With small and adorable guesthouses dominating the city, Le Pondy is perfect for this looking to swim in the lap of luxury.