Elevated 2000 feet above Hyderabad, this luxurious 5-star property features a blend of colonial and Indian designs. It houses a heritage walk with beautifully crafted objects from the world over and a first-rate spa. Featuring high wood-beamed ceilings, these spacious rooms are furnished with pastel shades, floral fabrics and fine wood fittings. In-room comforts include down duvets and Egyptian cotton linen. Leisurely afternoons can be spent in the oak-panelled Palace Library or in the Billiards Room. Other features are a landscaped pool, fitness facilities and bespoke tailoring. Taj Falaknuma Palace is within 5 km of the beautiful Charminar monument and Chaumallah Palace. Offering free parking, it is about a 20-minute drive from Rajiv Gandhi International Airport and Banjara Hills. Boasting 6 dining options, highlights include afternoon tea in The Jade Room and relaxing sessions in the Hookah Lounge. There is also an Italian restaurant and poolside bar.