The Oberoi Vanyavilas
The Oberoi Vanyavilas offers absolute luxury at the edge of Ranthambore National Park, India’s most famous Bengal tiger reserve.
Under 10 minutes from the famous Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, The Oberoi Vanyavilas offers exceptional wildlife viewing opportunities and signature Oberoi luxury. Spread over 20 landscaped acres, this small hotel even has its own waterhole and an observation tower, so guests can watch the antics of smaller animals and birds that call Ranthambore home.
Guest suites at The Oberoi Vanyavilas are shaded by white canvas and temperature controlled for comfort. Interiors transport you back to the heady days of the British Raj, with elegant accents such as canopied beds and freestanding bath tubs. Yet there are plenty of discreet 21st century amenities such as Wi-Fi connectivity that will make you feel right at home. A magnificent central restaurant serves a daily changing menu of Rajasthani specialties, with seating both indoors and out.
Things to do at The Oberoi Vanyavilas include vehicle safaris around Ranthambore National Park in search the regal Bengal tiger and other species, as well as bird-watching around a nearby lake. Guests can also visit the large Ranthambore Fort, shop for handicrafts in a nearby village or spend time in the delightful Oberoi Spa, which offers a wide range of therapies.
How to get to The Oberoi Vanyvilas
The Oberoi Vanyavilas, Ranthambore is 3.5 hours drive from Jaipur Airport, which receives regular flights from Delhi and Mumbai.
Activities at The Oberoi Vanyavilas
- Ranthambore tiger safaris
- Ranthambore fort excursion
- Bird-watching at Surwal Lake
- Handicraft markets
- Spa treatments
*Some activities are available at extra cost.
The Oberoi Vanyavilas Highlights
- Absolute luxury minutes from India’s most famous tiger reserve
- Sublime tented suites combining modern comfort with old-world elegance
- A fabulous day spa offering a wide range of rejuvenating treatments
- Go in search of the magnificent Bengal tiger and other Indian species
- Visit historic monuments such as the Ranthambore Fort and shop for local handicrafts
Accommodation in India’s Ranthambore
Below are a selection of our preferred lodges in some of India’s premier wildlife reserves. Please contact us to tailor accommodation options to suit the style of your trip and your budget.
Bandhavgarh – Bandhav Vilas
Bandhav Vilas offers charming, villa-style accommodation close to Bandhavgarh National Park, one of the best places in India to view the Bengal tiger.
Bandhavgarh – Mahua Kothi
Mahua Kothi offers luxury accommodation minutes from the entrance to Bandhavgarh National Park, one of the best places in India to view the majestic Bengal tiger.
Bandhavgarh – Samode Safari Lodge
The Relais & Chateaux Samode Safari Lodge offers total luxury at the edge of Bandhavgarh National Park, home to the Bengal tiger and many other species.
Banjaar Tola offers the style and atmosphere of an African luxury safari camp, at the edge of Kanha National Park, one of India's finest tiger reserves.
Diphlu River Lodge
Eco-friendly Diphlu River Lodge is just outside Kaziranga National Park, renowned for rare one-horned rhinos and Bengal tigers.
Jamtara Wilderness Camp
Jamtara Wilderness Camp is a lovely tented camp at the edge of Pench National Park, the evocative setting for Rudyard Kipling's classic novel, The Jungle Book.
Jawai Bandh is a splendid Relais & Châteaux luxury tented camp set in untrammelled wilderness where leopards still roam free.
Jim’s Jungle Retreat
Jim's Jungle Retreat lies in lush Himalayan foothills within India's scenic Corbett National Park, best known for its magnificent Bengal tigers.
The Birder’s Inn
The Birder's Inn is the perfect base for bird-watching in India's wonderful Keoladeo Ghana National Park which boasts over 350 avian species.
The Gateway Hotel
The Gateway Hotel Gir Forest offers smart, modern accommodation at the edge of a dense wilderness inhabited by the planet's last remaining Asiatic lions.
The Oberoi Vanyavilas
The Oberoi Vanyavilas offers absolute luxury at the edge of Ranthambore National Park, India's most famous Bengal tiger reserve.
Vivanta by Taj
Set within a charming art deco lodge formerly used by the Maharaja of Jaipur, Vivanta by Taj, Ranthambore is an ideal base for exploring India's finest tiger reserve.