Raj Mahal Palace
The ‘Pink City’ of Rajasthan or Jaipur is a major tourist destination of the country, which have grand Rajput palaces, forts, cultural ethnicity, princely ambience and amazing colorful markets, scattered everywhere around. In Jaipur, one can see a very beautiful and lively picture of the Pink city showing its hospitality which provides one a comfortable vacation as well.
The city consists of a number of hotels ranging from extravagantly luxurious ones, heritage hotels, and middle-budget ones to economical hotels. There are also some of the palaces which were once the residence of the kings and royal families. Jaipur being a major tourist attraction of India, a lot of development took place in the hospitality sector in Jaipur.
The major development that took place is the conversion of royal palaces and havelis into heritage hotels and bed & breakfast. Jaipur being the capital and heart of Rajasthan offers so many places for lodging which suits various requirements. The heritage hotels offer world class facilities. These palaces are great for conducting marriage ceremonies and other celebrations. Jaipur has been a host for some of the extra ordinary weddings of the world. Some of the hotels of the Pink city have been awarded international recognition for excellence in their services. Beautiful ambiance, frequent service, lavish food, and royalty in the air representing the culture actually attract everyone. The palaces are renowned for their architecture.
Earlier this palace was known as Ranawati ji ka Bagh. Raj Mahal Palace Hotel was built in the year 1729 A.D. by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh of Jaipur for his favorite Maharani Chandra Kumar Ranawati who was a daughter of the Maharaja of Udaipur. The palace was used to house the Britisher from 1821 onwards. This palace was built in approximately 15 acres of land and has well maintained lawns in it. In the year 1979, the Raj Mahal Palace was converted in to a hotel. By staying in this hotel one can go back into the Royal past. The palace is situated on the Sardar patel Marg in Jaipur City which is 10 kms away from Jaipur International airport, 2 kms from Railway station and 2 kms from Bus Stand. Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles, lady Diana also stayed in this hotel. Amenities include a swimming pool and tennis lawn. It also includes a library.
This is a four star hotel with 23 well furnished and decorated rooms. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and have marble and mosaic floorings covered with cotton woven rugs known as “durries” antiques and beautifully carved four poster beds that provide a sense of luxury. It is located in the capital city of Rajasthan, Jaipur, the Pink city which is known for its serene environments and it also symbolizes rich Indian Heritage.
The hotel is gracious with old-world charm and is known for excellent cuisine and services which it offers. Room includes hot and cold running water, telephone, TV. Other facilities like safe deposit, Fax, Fridge, Banquet facilities, conference facilities, Croquette – jogging track, puppet show, Horse & camel ride on request, Doctor on call, laundry, safe deposit, baby sitting are also available. It is one of the best luxury heritage hotels in India’s and shows the most traditional and remote settings in its ambiance. Other services provided are like day laundry, currency exchange counter, ample car parking, a travel desk and more. Hotel also makes Spa and salon arrangements. The guests can avail of the conference room and the banquet hall, which are ideal for conducting meetings and parties respectively. Food will be personalized by the chef according to your choice. The staff is nice, polite and is always ready to make you feel special.