Umaid Bhawan Palace
About Umaid Bhawan Palace
Constructed between 1928 and 1943, this majestic yellow sandstone palace sprawls across 26 acres of lush gardens, ranking among the largest private residences globally. Showcasing a blend of Art Deco and Renaissance architectural styles, it boasts two swimming pools and indulgent treatments at the Jiva Grande Spa.
The generously proportioned air-conditioned rooms and suites were meticulously crafted for royalty, each featuring modern amenities such as a flat-screen TV, DVD player, and luxurious spa bath treatments. Guests can enjoy a selection from the pillow menu, a well-stocked minibar, and exclusive Molton Brown toiletries. Additionally, all bathrooms are appointed with a bathtub.
Perched above the desert city of Jodhpur, Umaid Bhawan Palace is just a 15-minute drive from Jodhpur Airport and 2.4 km from Jodhpur Railway Station. Nearby attractions include the Clock Tower Market, Mehrangarh Fort, and the Jaswant Thada monument, all within 9 km.
For a unique experience, guests are invited to partake in the Champagne Museum Walk, where they can admire a splendid collection of Victorian and Edwardian antiques while sipping on champagne. The Jiva Spa offers traditional Indian beauty therapies along with hot tubs and steam rooms for relaxation. Fitness enthusiasts can make use of the yoga studio, gym, and tennis courts.
Dining options include Risala, which serves a fusion of Continental and Indian cuisine, and Pillars, known for its authentic Rajasthani meals. Refreshing drinks can be savored at The Trophy Bar.