Radisson announced its first experiential resort under its recently launched Radisson Individuals Retreats brand extension. Located in Palampur – Himachal Pradesh, Rakkh Resort, a member of Radisson Individuals Retreats is set against the pristine backdrop of the Dhauladhar snow-capped ranges. A mélange of traditional ambiance and barefoot luxury, the ethos of the resort is built on sustainability and community engagement.
Radisson Individuals Retreats is tailored for the Indian market and is a collection of boutique lifestyle retreats. The offering enables independent properties to retain their distinct identity while benefiting from Radisson Hotel Group’s global distribution network, cutting-edge technology, sales, marketing support, and professional training. For guests, it offers an immersive, authentic, and sustainable experience imbued with meaningful activities whilst ensuring high standards of quality and the Group’s “Yes I Can!” service philosophy.
“With the opening of Rakkh Resort, a member of Radisson Individuals Retreats, we are proud to usher in the era of experiential hospitality in India. The country’s hospitality ecosystem is swiftly evolving, and we stand ready to be at the helm of this change to offer travelers a high-quality product that is driven by distinct experiences. We strongly feel that the future of Radisson Individuals Retreats rests on beautiful properties with unique identities offering tailor-made stays that are authentic, sustainable, and memorable. At Radisson Hotel Group, we are fully committed to bringing diverse experiences to our domestic and international guests in all parts of the country, from major tier-one cities to up-and-coming destinations.” said Zubin Saxena, Managing Director and Vice President of Operations, South Asia, Radisson Hotel Group.
The resort is conveniently accessible by air from Dharamsala, Amritsar, or Chandigarh, by rail from Pathankot, and by road from Gaggal, and Manali. A 30-minute drive from Dharamshala, the resort’s unique location makes it a prime choice for travelers seeking an immersive and relaxing experience.
Perched on top of a hill, the five-acre resort houses beautiful rooms and suites that offer stunning views of the snow-peaked mountains with nature-inspired interiors offering guests a sense of peace and privacy. The rooms are spacious, airy and enjoy abundant natural daylight via bay windows and design features inspired by the mountains of Himachal Pradesh.
Given its proximity to key nearby locations, guests can try paragliding at Bir-Billing, visit the hilltop ruins of Kangra Fort, or marvel at the rock-cut Hindu temples of Masroor. In addition to becoming one with nature during their stay, guests can drink from the natural spring within the premises which also provides mineral-rich nutritious water throughout the resort.