The jaali-work railings, plush velvet upholstery and terrazzo floors at Narendra Bhawan bring all the trimmings of a romantic getaway. But there’s more that this regal hotel offers. Head to the Gaushala on the property to watch the Raas Leela. The Diwali Chowk with Indian-style seating is where you can treat your bae to an afternoon of royal Marwari cuisine under the shade of natural canopies. The hotel arranges sundowners in the heartland of the Bikaneri desert, along with cheery evenings of tipples and music by the infinity pool. Doubles from Rs7,499.