RARE India is a neighborhood of aware luxurious boutique resorts, palace stays, wildlife lodges, homestays and retreats in India and the subcontinent. The new additions to the RARE Community of 100 owner-led, sustainable-luxury, small and boutique hospitality manufacturers embrace Blue Book at Gethia in Kumaon (Uttarakhand), Camp Kooncha in Sariska (Rajasthan), Cranganor History Café & Riverside Retreat in Muziris (Kerala), LUNGMĀR Remote Camp (Ladakh), Qayaam Gah in Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir), Rann Riders by Kaafila in Dasada (Gujarat) and The Mirage in Andretta (Himachal Pradesh).
RARE India’s founder Shoba Mohan says: “The last couple of years have witnessed the emergence of RARE 2.0, where our focus is to create a community of owner-led, sustainable, boutique properties and travel experiences. The RARE Community is made up of like-minded partners who excel at creating destination specific design, personalised hospitality and offer great service even as they journey towards a sustainable future. We welcome on board these little gems spread across India from the Trans Himalayas to hidden valleys in the lower Himalayas right down to the saltpans of Western India.”
beneath listed are the properties which have just lately joined the RARE Community:
Blue Book at Gethia, Kumaon, Uttarakhand: A reputation impressed to trace at experiences inside, Blue Book at Gethia welcomes the visitors into nature’s land of surprise and well being. Located on the highway’s finish within the Kumaon hills off Delhi-Nainital, Blue Book at Gethia is curiously opposite – cool climes and heat areas, with nature but cozy inside, heritage and trendy suddenly.
Camp Kooncha, Sariska, Rajasthan: Camp Kooncha is a seasonal retreat superb for northern India winter and spring months, situated in a stupendous valley about 20 minutes from the south gate of Sariska National Park. The camp affords guests a singular likelihood to reside in the midst of unspoiled wilderness, bordering the Tiger reserve to expertise wilderness in exclusivity whereas tenting in luxurious.
Cranganor History Café & Riverside Retreat, Kerala: Located within the area of the outdated port metropolis of Muziris, which historians and archaeologists are actually uncovering to be historic India’s gateway to civilizations with a historical past relationship again over three millennia, Cranganor’s type of structure generally known as tropical modernism is the proper base to discover the ‘magic’.
LUNGMĀR Remote Camp, Ladakh: The LUNGMĀR encapsulates the distant bush camp expertise in what is without doubt one of the most phenomenal wilderness areas on the planet. Nestled deep within the Ladakh Range of India, past medieval Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries and previous historic shepherding hamlets, its spectacular location and timeless Silk Road really feel strike the proper stability between distant luxurious and rugged journey. Supported by an elite workforce of specialist trackers and conservationists, the LUNGMĀR is a base for maybe the best quest of all: a seek for the snow leopard.
Qayaam Gah, Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir: Set on a secluded ridge excessive above the Dal Lake, Qayaam Gah is an intimate stick with a chic design impressed by Sufi mysticism. This serene retreat is accessible solely by a rustic highway winding by forests and hamlets and it’s set in a restful area that mimics a paradise backyard centered round a cascading fountain.
Rann Riders by Kaafila, Dasada, Gujarat: Operated by Kaafila Luxury Camps, previous masters at conservation-based lodges, visitors can be sure you expertise “past the standard lodge”. With painstaking give attention to high quality of keep and visitor experiences, in its new upgraded model Rann Riders by Kaafila proposes to interact visitors within the full potential of experiences of this area of Kutch.
The Mirage, Andretta, Himachal Pradesh: The Mirage is a residence that may be many issues to a traveller. Located within the artist’s colony of Andretta in Kangra valley, the heritage homestay is a cluster of restored Himachali mud homes and hosts travellers, yoga teams in addition to artists for performing workshops all year long.