Amritara Surya, Mcleodganj, Dharamshala
On a lush hillside with views of the Dhauladhar mountains and the Dharamshala valley, this upscale hotel is 7 km from the Namgyal Monastery. Polished rooms with mountain and valley views offer flat-screens, minibars and free Wi-Fi, plus tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms add balconies, while suites have living areas. Upgraded suites feature terraces. Room service is available. Kids age 4 and under stay at no extra cost with an adult. A breakfast buffet and parking are included. There's an informal restaurant, a bar, and a chic cafe with floor-to-ceiling windows and mountain views, plus an outdoor pool, a gym, a spa and a game room.