India has quite a history of Raja-Maharaja culture and the richness of it can be easily spotted in the huge palaces located in various parts of India and that too especially in the state of Rajasthan. The huge palaces speak out loud of the lifestyle the great kings of those times adopted.
1. RANVAS, RAJASTHAN
The beautiful hotel is located in Nagaur, Rajasthan. The amazing place comprises of a total number of 33 rooms in the form of Havelis in it. It also has a special dining restaurant that can seat up to around 40 people at a time. Private dining could be arranged on request the staff. The place leaves no stone unturned in providing you the great “Royal” feeling. You’ll surely see your money spent transforming to some real worth because the place will definitely leave you mesmerized. Just pay a visit for sure at this place.
2. RAMBAGH PALACE, JAIPUR
The grand furniture, the beautiful gardens and such huge and royal rooms of the palace will certainly leave you spellbound. With a total number of 79 rooms, the palace provides not only the glimpse of an ancient culture but also leave a feel of modernism too. The “peacock suite” is a beautiful creation inside this amazing place. Just plan a visit to this place and have the time of your life.
3. UMAID BHAWAN PALACE, JAIPUR
This beautiful Palace is located in Jaipur, Rajasthan. Built of sandstone the palace is slightly yellow in color. With a total number of 347 rooms, the huge palace will simply leave you awestruck by its beauty. It took a total of 15 years to build this peace of beauty. The place is what you should not miss in your lifetime.
4. AJIT BHAWAN, JODHPUR
The mesmerizing palace is located in Jodhpur. Ajit Bhawan Palace is a portrayal of “Rajput culture” and their grand culture. The palace is always lightened up. It has a Garden Restaurant, café and a banquet of its own known as Dhani. The food is served in Dhani in Rajasthani style. You must plan out your vacation here at least for once.
5. BIKANER HOUSE, NEW DELHI
The beautiful palace consists of 33 rooms and provides a total Royal feel. The meals here are served in total Rajasthani style. The yellow pillars add to the beauty of the palace.
The place is worth to visit, so plan your upcoming vacations to this beautiful place and enjoy to the fullest.
6. NEEMRANA PALACE
The beautiful palace is located in Alwar district of Rajasthan and is a must visit. An amazing place for a destination wedding is what it is. The lush green surrounds provide a smoothening effect on the soul. Massages are also given in his place. So plan your next weekend to visit this beautiful place.
7. UDAI BILAS PALACE
The palace is surrounded by waters of Gain Sagar Lake. The beautiful surroundings of the palace will leave you dumbfounded. A must visit palace is how the end could be!
8. LAXMI NIWAS PALACE
Located in Udaipur the place is simply a piece of mesmerizing beauty. The beautiful marble flooring and doomed rooftops provide a glimpse to some very amazing architecture of the place. To have the time of your life, you must visit this place.
9. GAJNER PALACE
Located in Bikaner this place is so beautiful. The palace stretches out in the Thar desert. The balconies of the palace distinct it from others in terms of architecture. A Palace is a perfect place for a perfect weekend getaway.
10. JAI MAHAL PALACE
This beautiful Palace is located in Jaipur. In the middle of Mughal Gardens, the palace stretches out in 18 acres. All you can see in the surrounding is the nature’s beauty at its best. The palace is so huge that it can accommodate thousands of people at a single time.
11. SAMODE PALACE
Located in Jaipur the beautiful palace is 475 years old. In this palace, you will find nature at its best. The palace has very beautiful walls and some very mesmerizing mirror work.
A must visit the place is what it is!
12. RAJ PALACE HOTEL
This beautiful Palace is located in Jaipur. The hotel is also named “Best Heritage Hotel”. The palace is also known as the “jewel box” for the great amount of art display. The beauty of the palace will surely draw you time and again to this place. This place is a must visit!
13. BAL SAMAND LAKE PALACE
The palace is located in Jodhpur beside the Balsamand Lake. Though the lake is artificial, yet it provides a beautiful scenic view and also ends up in adding to the beauty of the palace.
14. FATEH PRAKASH PALACE
This beautiful palace is located in the Udaipur city of Rajasthan. Lake Pichkola outlines this palace at one end taking the beauty of the palace to just another level. One must visit this beautiful palace and explore it at least once in a lifetime.
15. DEVI GARH
This beautiful Palace is located in Udaipur. Built in the 18th century the palace gives so many Royal vibes to the place. The beautiful architecture simply leaves you mesmerized. One must pay a visit to this beautiful palace and have an absolutely amazing time.
The above-mentioned palace hotels are some of the must visits in India. The grandness, the architecture, the accuracy with which they are built simply is amazing. To wrap up all, one must pay a visit to these beautiful palace hotels and have the time of a life.
CONTRIBUTION: AISHWARYA AWASTHI