Rajasthan with its rich heritage and culture offers magnificent forts, royal palaces, and Havelis which were the part of the lifestyle of royal kings and queens and their ministers. Today, these palaces have been converted into heritage hotels and resorts which serve luxury and royal stay for the tourists. So, if you are looking to experience the royal lifestyle of kings and queens, visit the most popular and luxurious resorts of Rajasthan.
Royal Hotels of Rajasthan
Shiv Niwas Palace, Udaipur
Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur
Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur
Rambagh Palace, Jaipur
The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur
The Leela Palace Hotel, Udaipur
Devigarh Fort Palace, Udaipur
Fateh Garh, Udaipur
Raas Devigarh, Delwara
1. Shiv Niwas Palace, Udaipur
Shiv Nivas luxury resort is located on the banks of Lake Pichola.
The hotel has a luxury spa with three therapy rooms. Ayurvedic, aromatherapy and Swedish massages are available.
Beauty salon for bridal makeovers
Facilitates authentic royal charm and hospitality
The royal hotel has rooms/suits categorized into Palace Rooms, Terrace Suites, Royal Suites, Imperial Suites
The Terrace Suites have beautiful lake views and a big terrace.
All rooms have big balconies with them.
The royal architecture of Shiv Niwas Palace includes lavish interiors, original artworks, antique furniture, marble floors, hand-painted archways
This heritage hotel is popular for royal regal weddings.
Conferences and Seminars facility available
Food, Restaurants and Bars at Shiv Niwas Royal Resort
Paantya: Continental, Mughlai, and local cuisine
The Pool Deck: Candle-lit dinners
Palki Khana: European-style café
Panera Bar: After-dinner drinks
Recreation activities at Shiv Niwas Luxury Hotel
Health Centre, Swimming Pool, Billiards Room, Squash Courts, Solar and Motor Boats on Lake, Horse Riding, Palace Band, and Classical Music Programs
Amenities at Shiv Niwas Heritage Resort
Money Exchange available
Hot and cold water
Doctor on Call
Attached plush bathrooms with toiletries
Telephone with STD/ISD
Airport Transfers Cars/Limousines on hire
Location of Shiv Niwas Heritage Palace
The resort is about a 10-minute drive to the railway station.
And 40 minutes from the airport, depending on traffic.
2. Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur
Umaid Bhawan Palace was built in the year 1928-1943.
The palace has spread in an area of 26 acres.
The palace is the blend of the eastern and western architectural styles.
The magnificent artwork on the walls, royal style furniture gives a feeling of a Maharaj’s Palace.
The rooms/suites of the royal palaces are categorized as Maharani Suite, Maharaja Suite, Royal Suite, Regal Suite and Deluxe Rooms.
Each hotel room has a big balcony with a nice garden view.
This royal palace of Jodhpur is also famous for celebrity weddings.
The grand hotel also has a conference hall with a capacity of 300 people to host business and corporate meetings.
Food, Restaurants and Bars at Umaid Bhawan Royal Resort
Risala: This restaurant offers all tastes of heritage India with the most delicious food
The Pillars: A coffee café.
The Trophy Bar: offering full stock of beverages.
Recreation activities at Umaid Bhawan Luxury Hotel
Fitness Centre, Yoga Centre, Swimming Pool, Billiards & pool tables, Large indoor and outdoor & kiddie pools, Palace tours, Croquet facilities, Tennis courts
Amenities at Umaid Bhawan Heritage Resort
Dry Cleaning Service
Location of Umaid Bhawan Heritage Palace
The hotel is about a 10-minute drive from the Jodhpur Civil Airport.
And the same 10-minute drive from Jodhpur Junction Railway Station.
3. The Oberoi Udaivilas Heritage Hotel, Udaipur
The Oberoi Udaivilas heritage hotel is spread in an area of over 50 acres, where 20 acres are covered with a wildlife sanctuary.
The architecture and décor of The Oberoi hotel is inspired by the Mewar region of Rajasthan.
The hotel has lush green gardens and beautiful fountains which enhances the beauty of this royal palace.
The hotel has Premier rooms with pool view and Kohinoor and Luxury suites with a semi-private pool.
SPA Centre of the hotel offers both Ayurveda and Western massages.
The hotel has a business centre to hold corporate meetings and seminars. Meeting room and event space are also available.
Food, Restaurants and Bars at The Oberoi Udaivilas Royal Resort
Udaimahal: Enjoy here the romantic dinner with candlelit tables and traditional music. The specialty of Udaimahal restaurant is combining Indian dishes mainly Rajasthani and Punjabi food.
Suryamahal: This multi-cuisine restaurant offers Thai, Western and Mediterranean meals for lunch.
Chandni: Come here to enjoy fine dining and wining amidst lush green courtyard while listening to folk music.
Bar: This is the relaxing area for wine lovers where various types of wine are served.
Recreation activities at The Oberoi Udaivilas Luxury Hotel
Swimming Pool, Gym, Spa, Beauty Centre, Hairdresser, Beach / Sun umbrellas
Amenities at The Oberoi Udaivilas Heritage Resort
Bar and lounge
Location of The Oberoi Udaivilas Heritage Palace
The royal palace is 27km from the Airport.
8km from the Railway Station.
4. Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur
The Taj Lake Palace hotel was voted as India’s most romantic hotel.
The most special about The Taj Lake Palace is that it is built in the middle of the Lake Pichola and looks like the whole palace is floating in the water.
The hotel has grand rooms with ancient paintings, stonework and beautiful architecture.
The rooms/suites of Taj Lake Palace are categorized in Luxury rooms, Palace rooms, Royal suites, Grand royal suites and Shambhu Prakash suite.
The hotel has a royal décor Banquet for special events and parties.
Food, Restaurants and Bars at Taj Lake Palace Royal Resort
Jharokha – All-day dining restaurant
Neel Kamal – This royal cuisine restaurant offers Rajasthani cuisine and other Indian delicacies.
Amrit Sagar Bar- The royal style bar offers vintage wines, spirits, cigars and ‘sheeshas’.
Recreation activities at Taj Lake Palace Luxury Hotel
Spa, Outdoor swimming pool, Fitness centre, Jacuzzi, Steam room, Salon, Vintage cars for city tour, Game room, Aerobic workout room, Bookshop
Amenities at Taj Lake Palace Heritage Resort
Multi Cuisine Restaurants
24- hour parking
Postal/ Parcel Services
Travel & Tours desk
Airport and railway transfers
Express Laundry/ Dry cleaning
Location of Taj Lake P1alace Heritage Palace
The hotel is 4km from the Railway station.
And 25km from the Airport.
5. Rambagh Palace, Jaipur
Rambagh Palace is the most visited heritage hotel by celebrities.
The hotel has spread in an area of 47 acres.
The Rambagh Palace holds royal exteriors and interiors.
Huge varandahs, marble corridors and beautiful green lawns with peacocks speak the royal history of the palace.
Luxurious accommodation and world-class comfort are the specialties of this royal palace.
The Rambagh, Jaipur royal resort has rooms/suites categorized in Luxury rooms, Palace rooms, Historical suite, Royal suite, Grand royal suite, and Grand presidential suite.
The palace has its own business centre for holding business meetings and seminars
Food, Restaurants, and Bars at Rambagh Palace Royal Resort
Rajput Room: All-day dining restaurant offers a multi-cuisine menu.
Suvarna Mahal: Fine dining, Indian cuisine restaurant offer royal Indian dishes. Opens for lunch and dinner.
Verandah Café: Serving Indian and Continental delicacies.
Polo Bar: Perfect recreation place for the guests to enjoy aperitifs, drinks, and cigars.
Steam: This is a lounge bar that offers a fine selection of liquors, delightful snacks menus, and wood-fired Italian crust pizzas.
Recreation activities at Rambagh Palace Luxury Hotel