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Umaid Bhawan Palace

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(* Lowest nightly rate based on stay from 07/20/2015 to 07/24/2015)
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Interests: Romantic, Family Friendly, Spa, Wedding, Boutique
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Umaid Bhawan Palace
Near Circuit House Road
Jodhpur 342 006
  • Forbes Traveler 400 list of The World's Luxury Hotels and Resorts
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  • Travel + Leisure, USA "IT List"
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Set amidst 26 acres of lush gardens, perched above the skyline of Jodhpur, rises the imposing facade of Umaid Bhawan Palace, the last of the grand palaces of India and the largest Royal Residence anywhere.

5 km from the airport and railway.

Hotel Overview

Umaid Bhawan Palace, the last of the grand palaces of India and the largest Royal Residence anywhere in the world, is named after Maharaja Umaid Singh Ji, the grandfather of the present Maharaja of Jodhpur, His Highness Maharaja Gaj Singh - II, the 38th Maharaja of Jodhpur, Umaid Bhawan built in golden yellow Chittar sandstone, the Palace took 15 years to complete. Construction started in November 1929. Designed by the renowned Edwardian architect Henry Vaughn Lanchester, the Palace is a blend of Eastern and Western architectural influences. Its 105 high central cupola is influenced by the Renaissance age, whilst the towers draw inspiration from Rajput tradition. Complete with exotic murals by the Polish artist Stefan Norblin, the Palace is an immaculate residence, one of the finest the world has ever witnessed.

Besides, the historical and architectural lineage, the Palace has a museum which has an impressive collection on the story of the Umaid Bhawan Palace, Art Deco style of architecture and the Royalty of jodhpur - their lifestyle and family treasures. PACK11 - Taj Holidays Offer - Dinner Wine Bottle Sunset At Sand Dunes. Airport / Railway station transfers in a vintage car. Traditional Rajashani welcome at the property. One dinner at an exclusive location with a bottle of house wine with private serenaders / entertainment. Heritage tour of the palace followed by a glass of champagne and snacks by the chef at the bar. One half day escorted sightseeing along with a complimentary picnic hamper.

Palace - Sundowners at sunset at the sand dunes. Complimentary use of Spa wet areas. 10 percent off on F and B, Telecom, Laundry, Car rentals and Spa treatments. Current taxes. Extra person rate is inclusive of bed and taxes. Continental Breakfast at the restaurant, upgrade subject to arrival, early Check in, subject to availability, late Check out subject to availability, complimentary parking for duration of stay, once durning stay.

Amenities & Activities

  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Babysitting or Child Care
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Fitness Center
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant on site
  • Secretarial Services

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