Awards

Award Awarded By
Top 15 Resorts in Asia
(Ranked 7th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2014
Top 25 Hotels in India
(Ranked 21st)
TripAdvisor, Travellers' Choice Awards 2014
Top 25 Luxury Hotels in India
(Ranked 17th)
TripAdvisor, Travellers' Choice Awards 2014
Top 25 Hotels for Romance - India
(Ranked 14th)
TripAdvisor, Travellers' Choice Awards 2014
India's Leading Resort World Travel Awards 2013
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 51st)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey  2013
Top 15 Resorts in Asia
(Ranked 9th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2013
Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor, 2013
Top 25 Hotels in India
(Ranked 11th)
TripAdvisor, Travellers' Choice Awards 2013
Top 25 Luxury Hotels in India
(Ranked 14th)
TripAdvisor, Travellers' Choice Awards 2013
Top 25 Hotels for Service in India
(Ranked 25th)
TripAdvisor, Travellers' Choice Awards 2013
Top 15 Hotels in India
(Ranked 4th)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers' Choice Awards 2013
Best Leisure Hotels in Asia and the Indian Subcontinent
(Ranked 12th)
Condé Nast Traveller, UK, Readers' Travel Awards 2012
Top 15 Resorts in Asia
(Ranked 3rd)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2012
Top 15 Resorts in Asia
(Ranked 7th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2012
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 47th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2012
Top Resorts in Asia for Service
(Ranked 5th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Service Awards, Readers' Survey 2012
Best Leisure Hotels in Asia & the Indian Subcontinent
(Ranked 2nd)
Condé Nast Traveller, UK, Readers’ Travel Awards 2011
Top 15 Resorts in Asia
(Ranked 4th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2011
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 14th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2011
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 5th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2010
Top 15 Resorts in Asia
(Ranked 2nd)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2010
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 25th)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2010
Top 100 Hotels in Asia
(Ranked 7th)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2010
Top 10 Luxury Hotels in India
(Ranked 3rd)
TripAdvisor, Travelers’ Choice Awards 2010
Top Hotels in the World for Service
(Ranked 6th)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Service Awards, Readers’ Survey 2009
Top Hotels in Asia for Service
(Ranked 3rd)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Service Awards, Readers’ Survey 2009
Top 100 Hotels in Asia
(Ranked 4th)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2009
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 21st)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2009
Top 15 Resorts in Asia
(Ranked 5th)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2009
Amongst Top 100 Hotels in the World Travel + Leisure, World's Best Awards, Readers' Survey 2009
Best Hotels and Resorts in the World Forbes Traveler 400, The World’s Best Hotels and Resorts 2009
Top 10 Luxury Hotels in India
(Ranked 4th)
TripAdvisor, Travelers’ Choice Awards 2009
Top 50 Hotels in Asia
(Ranked 3rd)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Awards, Readers’ Survey 2008 
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 6th)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Awards, Readers’ Survey 2008
Top 100 Hotels in Asia
(Ranked 2nd)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2008
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 8th)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2008
Best Hotels and Resorts in the World Forbes Traveler 400, The World’s Best Hotels and Resorts 2008
Best Leisure Hotels in Asia and the Indian Subcontinent
(Ranked 19th)
Condé Nast Traveler, UK, Readers’ Travel Awards 2008
Best Hotels in the World for Location: Amongst those with score of 100 Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Gold List 2008
Top 100 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 10th)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Awards, Readers’ Survey 2007
Top 10 Hotels in the World
(Ranked 6th)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2007
The World’s Best Hotels Travel + Leisure, T+L 500, 2007
Best Hotels in the World Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Gold List 2007
Top Resorts in the World: With 100 or more rooms (Amongst those with 3rd highest score) Zagat Survey, World’s Top Hotels, Resorts and Spas 2007-2008
Best Hotels and Resorts in the World Forbes Traveler 400, The World’s Best Hotels and Resorts 2007
Top Hotels in Asia for Service
(Ranked 8th)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Service Awards, Readers’ Survey 2007
Best Five Star Deluxe Hotel in India Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, National Tourism Award 2006-2007
75 Top Hotels in Asia
(Ranked 7th)
Condé Nast Traveler USA, Readers’ Choice Awards 2006
Top 50 Hotels in Asia
(Ranked 15th)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Awards, Readers’ Survey 2006
Best Hotels and Resorts in the World Forbes Traveler 400, The Best Hotels and Resorts in the World 2006
Top Hotels Worth the Splurge
(Ranked 5th in Asia)
Travel + Leisure, World's Best Hotel Values, Readers’ Survey 2006
Best Five Star Deluxe Hotel in India Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, National Tourism Award 2005-2006
Top 20 Resorts in the World:
(Ranked 2nd)
Zagat Survey, Top International Hotels, Resorts and Spas 2005
Top 50 Hotels in Asia
(Ranked 29th)
Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Readers’ Choice Award 2005
Best Hotels in the World
(Ranked 22nd)
Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Awards, Readers’ Survey 2005
Best Five Star Deluxe Hotel Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, National Tourism Award, 2004-2005
Top 100 Hotels in the World Travel + Leisure, World’s Best Awards, Readers’ Survey 2004
Top Resorts in the World: More than 100 rooms
(Ranked 3rd)
Zagat Survey, Top International Hotels, Resorts and Spas 2004
Top 101 Best Hotels in the World Tatler Travel Guide 2004
Best Hotels in the World for Service Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Gold List 2004
The Robert Burns (Luxury Suite) featured as "Decadent Finds" for Asia Elite Traveler Magazine, 2003
The Kohinoor (Presidential Suite) voted amongst the very Best in the World Elite Traveler, Award 2002
Hotel of the Year Andrew Harper Hideaway Report, 2002
Extraordinary: Idyllic Places for Dedicated Travellers Gallivanter’s Guide, Editor’s Choice Award 2002
Best Hotel in India Andrew Harper Hideaway Report, 2001
Extraordinary: Idyllic Places for Dedicated Travellers Gallivanter’s Guide 2001
Best New Hotels in the World Condé Nast Traveler, USA, Hot List 2001