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Umaid Bhawan Palace

Jodphur, India

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Former home to the Jodhpur royal family, was one of the world's largest private residences, and constructed of desert sandstone on 26 acres of gardens. Perched on the highest point in Jodhpur, features include tours of the palace, Kids@Taj programs, indoor and outdoor pools including subterranean Zodiac Pool, a full service spa and unique activities such marble squash courts, croquet, and polo.
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  • Breakfast Daily
  • Lunch or Dinner for Two
  • Heritage Walk
  • Gift
  • Butler Service
  • VIP Status

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Umaid Bhawan Palace
Discover a fascinating past and an enchanting present at Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace, perched high above the desert capital of Jodhpur. The last of the great palaces of India, this luxury heritage hotel will leave you spellbound.

The last of the great palaces of India, the property houses a family museum, as well as the resplendent Umaid Bhawan Palace. Set amidst 26 acres of lush gardens, with dancing peacocks and a subterranean Zodiac Pool, the luxury five-star Taj heritage hotel offers 64 utterly breathtaking Art Deco- style rooms and suites.

Tantalize your taste buds at Risala with authentic Rajasthani and Indian cuisine. Discover an array of European and Mediterranean delicacies at Pillars, set in a lovely colonnaded veranda. Unwind at the Trophy Bar with its unique hunting-themed decor and vast selection of alcoholic beverages and cigars.

Pamper yourself with rejuvenating signature treatments and therapies at the Jiva Grande Spa, or soothe your mind and body with yoga and meditation.Take a heritage walk and relive a fascinating bygone era brought to life through majestic monuments, and stroll through the lush, landscaped Baradari Lawns. Soak in the original architecture of a fascinating bygone era and discover the rich history of a palace that has enjoyed actual royal company - Maharani BadanKanwar of Jodhpur having lived here.

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Gift, Dinner for Two, Breakfast and More in Jodhpur

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Perched high above the desert capital of Jodhpur, Umaid Bhawan Palace is the last of the great palaces of India and one of the largest private residences in the world – set amidst 26 acres of lush gardens. Designed by renowned Edwardian architect Henry Lanchester, the palace is a blend of eastern and western architectural influences. Its majestic 105-foot high cupola is influenced by the Renaissance, while the towers draw inspiration from Rajput tradition.

Guests making reservations through Five Star Alliance under the "Five Star Signature Package" or "Five Star Signature Suites & Villas" will also receive the following amenities:

  • Breakfast Daily
  • Lunch or Dinner for Two
  • Heritage Walk
  • Gift
  • Butler Service
  • VIP Status
  • WiFi
  • Upgrade
  • Early Check-in
  • Late Check-out
Terms and Conditions
Reservations must be made through Five Star Alliance under the “5 Star Signature Package." Full breakfast is provided for each guest daily in Pillar Restaurant.
Lunch or dinner is included for each guest, once during stay (dinner will not be available on December 31). Also included is a Heritage Walk of the Palace followed by a glass of sparkling wine at the bar. Butler service and a welcome gift are provided. Upgrade, early check-in and late check-out are subject to availability at time of check-in and departure.

Hotel Address:
  • Umaid Bhawan Palace
  • Umaid Bhawan Palace
  • Circuit House Road
  • Jodphur, 342006
  • India

Location Summary
Perched on Chittar Hill, the highest point in Jodhpur, Umaid Bhawan Palace inspires with exotic views of the historical Blue City, vast sand dunes, and intimidating Mehrangarh Fort.

The palace is conveniently located 20 minutes from the airport, close to the main shopping areas, and the Balsamand and Kalyana lakes.

7 km from Bhagat Ki Kothi railway station and 10 km from Mandore Garden.
Note Bene
Join an insightful and entertaining walk around the palace. Hotel butlers keep you enthralled with its rich and varied stories, and a meaningful visit to the museum on the property.
Business Center
24 hour business center.
Banquets & Meetings
Select from our fabulous venues which are equipped with modern amenities and are ideal for all your business meetings and events' needs.
Meeting Space
Four meeting rooms fully equipped with modern conferencing facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi, secretarial assistance, interpretation facilities & workstations.
Fine Dining On Site
Fine-dining Continental & Fusion Indian restaurant - Risala Pillars, an open-air all-day diner Trophy Bar.
Fitness Center
Fitness center and yoga facilities.
Child Programs
Kids@Taj program and baby-sitting services for young guests.
Tennis Courts On Site
Cemented tennis courts and marble squash courts.
Horseback Riding
Horseback riding and polo are available.
Recommended Rooms
Originally reserved for visiting royalty, the Grand Royal Suites are designed in the influential Art Deco style. Each suite is unique, with an exclusive colour scheme or princely passion theme.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pool Indoor
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
    - Tennis Courts On Site
Available Activities
  • - Dining
    - Horseback Riding
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums

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