The Oberoi Vanya Vilas, Ranthambore, has been ranked as the best hotel in the world. The Oberoi Amar Vilas Agra, raj Vilas Jaipur and Udai Vilas Jaipur have been ranked second third and fourth respectively in Asia and positioned no.5, 13 & 15 in world ranking according to a reader’s poll by ’travel + leisure’ magazine. Interestingly, the groups' domestic expansion plans include opening Oberoi Gurgaon by December 2010 or early, January 2011. In a letter addressed to the chairman PRS Oberoi, union tourism minister kumara Selaja said the award is the “crowning glory” of incredible India. She congratulated him for exceptional leadership.