Set around a 2-hectare man-made lake, this upscale resort off State Highway 49 is a 14-minute walk from the Bay of Bengal shoreline and 10 km from Auroville Beach. Sleek rooms with hardwood floors offer flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and furnished balconies. Upgraded rooms and some villas add whirlpool baths; villas also have private piers on the lake. Upgraded villas feature private infinity pools. Children 6 and under stay for no charge with an adult.