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India offers countless incredible experiences and home to number of Royal Palace Hotels which has their own charm and character. The most attractive state is Rajasthan which offers us Forts and Palaces to explore and beautiful landscapes with each Palace has its unique charm and character. The best way is travel through Rajasthan spending couple of night at these Palaces to be associated with Royalty and Maharajas.Top – 5 palace hotels in India.

  1. Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur

Perched on top of Chittar Hill, the highest point in Jodhpur, Umaid Bhawan Palace inspires with striking views of the Blue City and intimidating Mehrangarh Fort. This palace is one of the world’s largest private residences of Jodhpur royal family. Part of the palace is managed by Taj Hotels, and is run as luxurious hotel. Come experience the luxury like royals.

Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur

The palace offers a range of facilities such as a tennis court, indoor swimming pool and rejuvenating treatment and therapies at Jiva Grande Spa, or soothe your mind and body with yoga and meditation. If you like vintage cars, you may also wish to visit the gallery here which showcases the royal family’s most prized vintage cars.

2. The Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

This Palace built between 1743 and 1746 as a royal summer palace, the Taj Lake Palace is romantic property located in the middle of Lake Pichola, in Udaipur. The rooms offer breathtaking views of the City Palace, Aravalli Hills and Jag Mandir.

You will take boat to reach the Taj Lake Palace entrance, before being given Royal welcome into the hotel. This is one of the most romantic and beautiful places to stay in Udaipur, Rajasthan-Land of Maharaja

3. The Rambagh Palace, Jaipur

Located in the heart of the Pink City, the Rambagh Palace is the former residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur and is often considered one of the best hotels in the world. The palace is spread over 47 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. The art deco swimming pool is unique and a stylish outdoor pool and Jacuzzi have been added. Spa treatments are offered in a charming tent, tucked away in a quiet corner of the garden. Rambagh is ranked amongst top 100 hotels of world by Travel + Leisure.

 Rambagh Palace offers a range of dining options from the relaxed alfresco Verandah to the fine dining experience of the grand Suvarna Mahal. Whilst the Polo Bar, which captures the glamour of the princely equestrian sport, is perfect for a post dinner drink. Each room here is lavishly designed and with your stay you will be part of its royal history
4. Nadesar Palace, Varanasi

The palace itself was built by the East India Company and acquired by Maharaja Prabhu Narain Singh in the 19th Century. This Palace is in one of the oldest continuous inhabited cities on the world, Nadesar Palace has only 10 rooms and suites and has hosted number of royal Guests over centuries.

Palace rooms come with view of the lush gardens and Royal suites offer splendid view of the beautiful landscape gardens. There is a Jiva Spa with three treatment rooms and a Yoga room, where the excellent staff offer a range of wonderful treatments.

5. The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Mumbai

Opened in 1909, the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel is not a historical palace but it is still a grand hotel and has played host to kings, dignitaries and eminent personalities from across the globe, and is acknowledged as a world leader in hospitality. Overlooking the Gateway of India, and located within close proximity to museums, art galleries, churches and synagogues. Ranked in Top hotel by Travel+Leisure and  Flight network.

If you like to include these Royal Palaces in your holiday itinerary of Rajasthan, please do get in touch – we would love to organize your holiday.