Real estate has become a big business for people all over the world and that includes buying luxury homes.
Whether to live in or as an investment, people are buying houses while new ones are being developed.
This is also the case in India.
In India, houses are better value for money than in other countries, and even the cheapest properties contain many luxurious extras.
Not only that, but they are also situated in prosperous areas within their respective cities.
This begs the question: what does £1 million get you in India?
Whether you have an extra £1million or are just curious about what money can buy, here are five luxury homes in India you can buy for £1million.
This stunning detached corner villa in Anjuna is part of a gated community.
Spread over approximately 8,000 square feet, this luxury home boasts open spaces, spacious rooms, fantastic views, and an inviting pool.
The entrance leads into the spacious living and dining areas with double height ceilings and huge sliding glass doors that offer a great view of the large swimming pool in the lush green garden with a wooden deck.
It has an open plan kitchen and a guest bedroom with bathroom en suite which is also part of the same floor.
The first floor houses a spacious master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and a further guest bedroom with attached bathroom and a study.
Costing from £980,000, this villa exudes modern contemporary design and is situated in a great location.
There is also a designated area for staff and a car park to add tranquility and comfort to residents.
The location is what attracts potential buyers as the house is close to Goa’s pristine beaches and popular restaurants.
For £912,000, this luxurious home in Rajarhat is designed to rejuvenate your daily lifestyle.
It is located among sparkling lakes, coconut palms and ferns.
This five bedroom home features an atrium den with a skylight and a basement with a skylight. The rooms are divided into two floors and all have air-conditioned bathrooms.
It has a 15 meter outdoor swimming pool, while the outskirts of the lawn feature exotic plants and fruit trees.
This property is a hidden gem, away from the busy city.
But it is only 20 minutes from the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport and is also close to major educational institutions and hospitals.
This house is ideal for families looking for a luxurious vacation home.
Uttar Pradesh: Noida
This is a beautiful bungalow that has seven bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms.
It is an architectural mixture of curves since its façade stands out in the neighborhood of Sector 48.
Upon entering the property you are greeted by a spacious lounge which leads to the large ground floor lounge.
This is next to a small patio, the perfect place to relax.
The dining room is designed in a way that the kitchen and living room are accessible. For its part, the kitchen comes fully equipped and has wooden cabinets with ample storage space.
The other side of the living room leads to the basement via a spiral staircase that takes you to a lighted water feature next to the nine-seat home theater.
On the first floor there is a master bedroom that comes to life thanks to the large amount of natural light.
Connecting the floors is an elevator, while the driveway has enough room for four cars.
This luxury property also has a gym, as well as a sauna and Jacuzzi and at £814,000, there’s plenty of extra money to spend on renovations.
Hariana: Sohna Gurgaon
Those looking for a country house must visit this exquisite property in Haryana.
This property is unique as it has been designed using ancient techniques.
The route from the front door to the house is a cobblestone path that leads to a stately oval shaped porch with shallow cupolas and the front door has a Peepul tree as design inspiration.
The entrance has four stained glass windows representing the four seasons with the tree of life passing through them.
The main gate opens to the central courtyard with eight teakwood pillars transported from a Kerala Nalukettu house.
Both bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms as does the master bedroom, complete with a stone bath, shower area and steam room.
The dining and kitchen areas highlight the mix of indoor and outdoor living of the property thanks to the high ceilings, allowing in more natural light.
At £1 million, this property has a rustic farmhouse look but is spacious.
This rooftop home in the exclusive area of Colaba is well-appointed with stunning sunrise and sunset views of the Arabian Sea and the Mumbai skyline.
It is an elegant property consisting of two large terraces, overlooking the glorious seascape.
It also has a dining and living room, a bedroom with an adjoining balcony and en-suite bathroom, and a family kitchen.
As the only apartment on the top floor of the private building, this Colaba penthouse apartment benefits greatly from a lack of pollution and noise from the road, as well as excellent ventilation and natural light.
The house is conveniently located on the main road, next to major hotels, schools, fine dining restaurants, shopping centers, and highways that connect to the suburbs.
At £780,000 this property may not be an obvious choice, but it still offers luxury.
Looking at these luxury homes, it’s clear that you’ll get more for your £1 million than you’ll get for properties in other countries.
Many of these houses cost less than £1 million, which means any leftover funds could be used to make whatever changes you prefer.
The properties in India look different from each other, but they appear to be much more elegant and spacious.
A mix of interior inclusions, as well as the area in which they are located, can persuade house hunters to consider India as a place to live.