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Who would want to take a luxurious room in one of the best resorts in Rishikesh that fails to capture the spirit of Rishikesh; its feel, its spirit, and even its view! I know, I wouldn’t. And if you are one of those who would, sorry; this blog is not for you. But in case you share my concern, you will be in for a treat; a treat for eyes, mind, and body!

The banks of the River Ganges offer a very serene environment. The peaceful setting of the Rishikesh resorts – with only the waves of fast-flowing Ganges & the ringing of temple bells during Ganga Aartis breaking the silence – is conducive to meditation and relaxation. And then there are also some adventurous things to do in Rishikesh that you should not miss.

If this is exactly what you are looking for, then the following list of the best resorts in Rishikesh will not disappoint you.

Best Resorts In Rishikesh Near Ganga River

Here are a few amazing resorts situated by the banks of river Ganga:

1. Aloha On The Ganges: the ultimate escape from mundane to spiritual

Alfresco dining facility at the beautiful Aloha on the Ganges Resort In Rishikesh

Aloha on the Ganges might be similar to many other resorts in Rishikesh near Ganga in the stunning views that it offers. However, unlike others, the resort also offers the experience of both physical & mental relaxation. It also enables the guests to realize the importance of calmness & personal space in their day-to-day lives.

Location: NH 58, Tapovan, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249192

Tariff: INR 7,500 per night onwards

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2. Laxman Jhula Divine Resort & Spa: mesmerising spectacle by the Laxman Jhula

An aerial shot of the swimming pool at the Divine Resort In Rishikesh

Get ready to be mesmerized by the melody of the cool breeze blowing over the valley and the enchanting sounds of water of the Holy Ganges hitting the rocks along the banks. The resort is not only a gateway for adventure activities like whitewater rafting & jungle safari, but also a center of yoga & meditation. And the Sal trees that surround the resort provide a mystic environment to the luxe resort; thereby making it rank high in the list of best resorts in Rishikesh.

Location: Laxman Jhula Rd, near Church, Tapovan, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249137

Tariff: INR 7,000 per night onwards

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3. Ganga Beach Resort Rishikesh: hospitality expert with nature-gifted accommodations

A view of the Ganga river from the balcony of the Ganga Beach Resort Rishikesh

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The Ganga Beach Resort in Rishikesh offers a wide array of accommodation options; from Deluxe rooms to Family Cottages and from Executive Rooms to suites. The resort is also known to provide a host of facilities – multi-cuisine dine-in, spa therapies, and yoga sessions. Moreover, it is located in the vicinity of popular places to visit in Rishikesh; including Ram Jhula, Laxman Jhula, & Parmarth Niketan Ashram.

Location: Shesdhara, Tapovan near Laxman Jhula Road, Tapovan,, Rishikesh , 249201

Tariff: INR 6,500 per night onwards

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4. Ell Bee Ganga View: river-facing wonder in the heart of Rishikesh

A tourist takes a yoga-cum-meditation session at the Ell Bee Resort in Rishikesh

Unlike most of the best resorts in Rishikesh, Ell Bee Ganga View is located in the heart of the city. The river-facing resort offers a panoramic view of the serene hills and aptly captures the true essence of Rishikesh. Moreover, the plush dining at The Sitting Elephant Restaurant and the elegant suites provide that extra luxurious experience that one can only hope for.

Location: 355, Haridwar Rd, Palika Nagar, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249201

Tariff: INR 5,500 per night onwards

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5. The Narayana Palace: peaceful sanctuary by the banks of the holy Ganges

A shot of the swimming pool at the Narayana Palace Resort near Rishikesh

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The Narayana Palace gives enough reasons to the guests to choose it over some of the best resorts in Rishikesh. For instance, the guests can choose from a wide array of stay options – deluxe rooms, cottages, & family suites. Its wonderful restaurant that serves myriad Indian & western dishes and lush gardens surrounded by views of the Himalayan foothills continue to allure tourists from across the nation and beyond. There’s also a local bazaar at a five-minutes’ walk from the resort premises.

Location: Badrinath Road, Tapovan, near laxman jhula, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249201

Tariff: INR 2,500 per night onwards

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Suggested Read: Adventure Sports On A 1N/2D Weekend Trip To Rishikesh

Other Luxury Resorts In Rishikesh Precincts

Now, the resorts listed in this section might not be in the heart of Rishikesh. But then, neither are the key attractions. In fact, Triveni Ghat, Laxman Jhula, and Shivpuri lie towards to one end of the city. So, it is actually not a bad option to stay in some exquisite resorts near Rishikesh that are hardly an hour’s drive from these attractions. And worry not! You don’t have to compromise on the views or the experiences.

In fact, we’ll let the visuals itself do the talking for the Rishikesh hotels and resorts that follow. Here we go!

6. Ananda–In the Himalayas: award-winning spa resort that is perfect for a detox vacation

A view of the golf course at the Ananda Resort and Spa near Rishikesh

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Ananda is a peaceful resort that literally provides you with a delightful experience otherwise as is mentioned in the name. The resort is spread across a large area and offers countless number of services allowing you to have a hassle-free experience. As magical and delightful staying here, for many other reasons, this is called as one of the best resorts in Rishikesh.

Location: The Palace Estate, Narendra Nagar, Uttarakhand 249175

Tariff: INR 62,000 per night onwards

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7. Glasshouse On The Ganges: magical natural spot set in the orchard of the Maharajas of Tehri Garhwal

The Glasshouse On The Ganges

A magical place with a magical setting, the resort offers not just the pretty river views but the pure nature around as well. A perfect place to enjoy a holiday with family or your partner with the aura of the holy place bewitching the very essence of your journey.

Location: Near 23rd Milestone, Rishikesh-Badrinath Road, Tehri Garhwal District, Gular Dogi, Uttarakhand 249303

Tariff: INR 13,000 per night onwards

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Other luxury resorts near Rishikesh: Atali Ganga and Raga on the Ganges

Rishikesh Tent Resorts

8. Vatika Luxury Camp: In the vicinity of Rafting & Bungee Jumping centers

Super luxury cottage at the Vatica Luxury Jungle Camp Resort In Rishikesh

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The Vatika Luxury Camp is another amazing tent and luxury resort which offers an offbeat and rather rustic lifestyle. The resort although is made up of natural products like bamboos, etc. but the services are ultra-modern. Basically, it’s a place to enjoy old-world charm in a modern setting. It is an offbeat yet one of the most famous resorts in Rishikesh.

Location: Bijni Chhoti, Pouri Garhwal, Uttarakhand 249302

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Suggested Read: Luxury Adventure Camping On A Weekend In Rishikesh

9. Ravers Beach Camp: Best River Rafting Camp in Rishikesh

An early morning view of camp at the Ravers Camp in Rishikesh

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The campsite is perfect for young people and couples to enjoy crazy times and build a special and memorable moment. The campsite is located on the river bed and will allow you to go for rafting and fishing. It is one of the most famous resorts in Rishikesh.

Location: Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

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Suggested Read: River Rafting In Rishikesh: The Ultimate Guide For Riding The Rapids!

10. Cradle of Life: Ultimate Adventure Camp in Rishikesh

A foggy morning at the Cradle of Life Camp in Rishikesh

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Another fine resort in the wilderness of Rishikesh is this campsite which offers encompassing views along with a fine luxury experience. The camp is cozy and offers all he basic and necessary services required. This is one of the best resorts in Rishikesh.

Location: Shivpuri Rishikesh Badrinath Highway, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand 249201

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Other Rishikesh tent resorts: Camp Gold Coast and Camp Wildex

Further Read: 19 Best Places Near Rishikesh: Popular And Offbeat Weekend Escapes From Delhi

That’s all, folks! If you are in for such an amazing holiday, we suggest you book your weekend getaway packages right away. These are some of the best resorts in Rishikesh but do note that all of them couldn’t be covered in one single blog. So, you may check and lookout more amazing resorts in this holy and magical city.

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