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Alsisar Haveli
More than five centuries ago, the grandson of Maharaja Udaikaran of Amer, Rao Shekhaji, founded the sub-clan popularly known as Shekhawat. Alsisar Haveli is owned by this Branch of the Kachhawa clan of Rajputs. The descendants of the family have restructured and refurbished their old mansion (Haveli) into a modern day Heritage Hotel to give the guests a feel of the Raj days. Alsisar Haveli lies tucked away in the heart of the pink city, Jaipur. It brings back to life the grandeur of the old days and is a memorable regal Rajasthani experience for the guests. Built in 1892, the Haveli incorporates the finesse of traditional Rajput architecture and is a sight to behold. The large elevated platform that dominates the central area of the ground floor and once used for get-togethers by the gents of the house is now open to guests who can witness puppet shows and folk dances while enjoying their snacks or drinks. The spacious lobby, which opens into the chowk (inner courtyard), was a century ago used by the ladies of the house and is now open to guests for a tête-à-tête
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Oberoi Raj Vilas
The Oberoi Rajvilas is a unique way to experience Jaipur, one of India's most vibrant and exotic destinations. A luxury resort with its own distinctive character, it revives the gracious lifestyles of India's legendary Rajput princes. Recreating the magnificence of princely Rajasthan, in a beautiful fort setting, with Jaipur as its backdrop; The Oberoi Rajvilas is set in 32 acres of landscaped gardens with pavilions and reflection pools that create the romance and grandeur of Rajasthan. Rooms, luxury tents and villas with private pools are clustered around private courtyards in a richly embellished fort setting. At The Oberoi Rajvilas superb attention to detail creates a soothing blend of warm, effortless service and harmonious spaces. All rooms have large four poster beds and sunken marble baths overlooking private walled gardens. Air-conditioned luxury tents have embroidered interior canopies, old style baths and outdoor decks. Interiors of the Royal Villa highlight the fine craftsmanship and attention to detail that distinguishes the hotel. A visit to Jaipur unfolds with private excursions to its many exotic attractions; palaces, forts, festivals and bazaars. Or indulge in a day at the Oberoi Spa with holistic, Ayurvedic & Western relaxation and beauty treatments. A unique way of life awaits discovery in this magical region of Rajasthan. The Oberoi Rajvilas is the perfect setting from which to begin and end your journey.
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Samode Palace
The winner of the award for the best Heritage hotel in the country, for 5 consecutive years, the Palace has been meticulously restored offering a retreat into an aesthetically beautiful environment where visitors can enjoy India's natural beauty and rich history. Samode Palace is one of India's most charming and romantic hotels. It offers a quiet, elegant and luxurious atmosphere. Considered India's finest hotel for its consummate standards of modern hospitality, accommodation, services, cuisine and amenities, it is the flagship of the Samode Hotels. The Samode Palace hotel maintains an immutable majestic presence and is a touching reminder of the vision of its creators.
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Taj Rambagh Palace
Rajasthan evokes images of erstwhile royalty - polo-playing princes and beautiful princesses who captured their hearts. The history of Rajasthan - or 'Rajputana' as it was once called - is rich with legendary tales of love and valour. For nearly two centuries, the Rambagh Palace has been home to generations of royals. Built in 1835 on a modest scale for the queen's favourite handmaiden Kesar Badaran, it was later refurbished as a royal guesthouse and hunting lodge. In 1925, Rambagh was converted into a palace, and became the residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur. The 'Jewel of Jaipur' as it is fondly called, remained the home of the Jaipur royal family until 1957, when it was first converted into a luxury hotel by Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II. But it wasn't until 1972 that Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces took over the reins. It is now the 'jewel in the crown' among the authentic palaces of the Taj in India.In the finest tradition of Rajput hospitality, the Rambagh Palace offers its guests a taste of royal living - a luxury and extravagance that was once the sole preserve of kings. Its elegantly appointed rooms, marbled corridors and majestic gardens echo with history, and every corner has a story to tell.
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Golden Tulip
Over the years Golden Tulip has defined a benchmark of fine living and has expressed high standards in the art of hospitality worldwide. Golden Tulip, Jaipur is a blend of International standards and local flavours and it has retained the spirit and charm of the traditions of India and has blended these with the latest technology that the industry has to offer. For more than four decades, Golden Tulip Hotels, Inns & Resorts is having the continued honor of serving many distinguished guests who have their appreciation of the high standards of hospitality and service. A Hotel which is indeed classic as well as contemporary, located in the heart of Jaipur. All 108 rooms are well appointed, quite spacious and tastefully developed in modern setting. Entire hotel is Wi-Fi enabled with high speed internet, offered at no cost to its guests. The swimming pool on the roof top offers a panormic view of the Aravali Hills. The Golden Tulip Jaipur is a deluxe, contemporary hotel, located in the heart of Jaipur. The hotel offers a large porch and spacious white marble lobby creates a warm ambience. All 108 rooms are well appointed, quite spacious and tastefully developed in modern setting. Wooden floors and dark teak interiors reflect richness. Entire hotel is Wi-Fi enabled with high speed internet free of charge. I pod Docks and a variety of channels on TV are one of its kind in Jaipur. The Hotel offers one restaurant and bar. Silk Loft is the Hotels 24 X 7 coffee shop offering buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner besides a specially designed menu by our experienced Chefs. Latitude is the poolside bar and grill on the rooftop serving a delectable variety of kebabs and beverages while offering a panoramic view of the city. Soho Bar is the city`s most well stocked Bar. The Hotel also offers a well equipped Business Center which provides services as fax , color photocopy, lamination, spiral binding, secretarial services along with a boardroom that can seat fourteen people. Ideal for small to medium size meetings and training programs, the Hotel's Senate room has latest audio visual equipments. Special wedding packages are also offered. The Swimming Pool, which is located on the roof top offers a panoramic view of the Aravalli Hills which surround the archaic city of Jaipur. The Gymnasium is spacious and is located on the eighth floor, offering spectacular view of the city. The Hotels staff is well trained in maintaining high standards of services and hygiene .
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Royal Orchid Central
The latest offering of the reputed Royal Orchid group, Hotel Royal Orchid Central promises to be nothing short of an experience in excellence. Set up only recently in the year 2006, it has already created ripples and made its arrival felt in the service and hospitality industry of Rajasthan. You are sure to enjoy a pleasurable stay in the city if you choose to put up here. Evocative of the grandeur of the royal era, the rooms of Royal Orchid Central are characterized by elegantly decorated interiors. The hotel includes a rooftop swimming pool and our award-winning Oriental restaurant - Ginseng. It also features a Wi-Fi enabled Business Center, a Boardroom, two Banquet Halls and a host of business-friendly amenities to meet the needs of today's business travelers. A favourite amongst executives on the move because of its close proximity to the city's railway station and the airport.
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Sheraton Rajputana Palace
Experience the finest Jaipur has to offer at the Sheraton Rajputana Palace Hotel, Jaipur. We're proud to offer the best accommodations in the city with a host of comforts and services in settings that reflect the spirit of Rajasthan and its royalty. Just 15 kilometers from the airport and half a kilometer from the city center our regal-influenced design and gardens echo the city's history. Retreat to our 218 guest rooms and take in the view from your balcony while enjoying a fresh cup of coffee. You'll wake up the next morning feeling absolutely refreshed and rejuvenated.Bring a group together for dinner at our restaurants that offer tastes from around the globe. We look forward to sharing the experience of Rajasthan. Welcome to the Sheraton Rajputana Palace Hotel, Jaipur.
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Umaid Mahal
Umaid Mahal - a classic heritage hotel in Jaipur welcomes you to the world of traditional Rajasthani hospitality. Forget your worries in this beautiful and comfortable castle whose warm hospitality and splendor will linger in your minds forever. Umaid Mahal is a classic style Jaipur hotel with some of the most exclusive interiors and ambience in Jaipur. A classic heritage castle in Jaipur welcomes you to the world of traditional Rajasthani hospitality. The Umaid Mahal castle has exclusive and artistically furnished rooms, modern amenities and a cuisine to suit every taste buds. This Jaipur hotel is run by the members of the erstwhile family of Borundra (near Jodhpur) under the able and experienced guidance of Wing Commander Bhim Singh Rathore (retd.) and his charming wife Aarti Rathore. Umaid Mahal is a classic style heritage style budget hotel in Jaipur with some of the most exclusive interiors and ambience you can find in Jaipur. Umaid Mahal offers a wide range of personalized services and facilities to help make your stay in Jaipur a memorable one. The hotel has a delectable range of Indian cuisine on offer. Enjoy the food prepared for you by our traditional cooks and supervised by the lady of the house while absorbing the traditional ambience of our cosy and private dining room. You could also choose to sit outside and eat while enjoying a puppet show. Our modern business center has everything you need. While you may choose to stay in your room to make long distance calls, we also have an Internet Cafe where you can surf the net, chat with friends, and exchange email while enjoying a quite cup of coffee.
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Le Meridien Hotel
Home to the Rajput princes, who claim ancestral ties to the Hindu god Rama, Jaipur boasts the most sumptuous, extravagant palaces in India. Le Méridien Jaipur too is an extravagantly regal hotel, a hotel that pays homage to the grandeur of Indian architecture with peacock arches and gleaming white stone. Built upon 25 acres of lush gardens, Le Méridien Jaipur offers a sanctuary of serene tranquillity. The hotel features a world-class spa with massage and meditation rooms, two innovative restaurants, a sleek bar, a cinema seating 42 guests, and a Penguin Club for children. The hotel also includes a state-of-the-art conference centre and magnificent banquet halls.
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Samode Haveli
The Samode Haveli is a small intimate hotel offering personalised service. It has been meticulously restored and integrated into a unique property. This unique atmosphere of the contemporary and the historic gives Samode Haveli a warm & friendly atmosphere enabling guests to relax and treat it as a home away from home! With its understated luxury, antique furniture, furnishings and original work-of-art, the hotel is a celebration of traditional values and gracious living. To be there is to belong.
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Taj Jai Mahal Palace
Set amidst 18 acres of beautifully landscaped Moghul gardens, this incomparable Palace dates back to 1745 A.D. A masterpiece in the Indo Saracenic style of architecture, it blends spotlight-grabbing opulence with tantalizing comforts that transport guests to a world of Rajasthan magnificence. It is located downtown, close to the main shopping center and historical monuments. The 5 star Taj Jai Mahal palace in Jaipur, is set amidst 18 acres of beautifully landscaped Moghul gardens. This Palace dates back to 1745 A.D and is a masterpice in the Indo Saracenic style of architecture, it blends spotlight-grabbing opulence with tantalizing comforts that transport guests to a world of Rajasthan magnificence. It is located downtown, close to the main shopping center and historical monuments Jaipur is popularly known as the Pink City, thanks to the colour of the buildings in the city. The city, built in 1727 A.D by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, followed a grid system, which made it the only planned city of its time. A young Bengali architect Vidhyadhar Bhattacharya designed the city in accordance with Shilp Shastra - an ancient Hindu treatise on architecture.
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