10 Beautiful Hotels in and Around Lake Pichola in Udaipur

Udaipur is known as the city of lakes and palaces, and what could be better than staying in a hotel that overlooks the picturesque lake in the heart of the city? Lake Pichola is the most sought-after location for a stay in Udaipur, thanks to quaint cafes and eateries dotted around the lake, proximity to heritage sights, and the best spot to catch a breathtaking sunset. So, here's a list of hotels in and around lake Pichola to consider for your next trip.

Taj Fateh Prakash Palace, City Palace Road

Taj Fateh is a luxury property decorated with miniature paintings and vintage furniture that offers views of both Lake Pichola and the Aravalli Mountains. In addition, experience a Mewari meal at India's most scenic restaurant, the Sunset Terrace.

Address: Lake Pichola, The City Palace Complex, City Palace Rd, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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The Leela palace Udaipur, Lake Pichola

The interiors and space of the Leela Palace are a tribute to the Mewars. The Grande Heritage Lake View room, which has a private balcony with views of the lake and mountains is the best of their offerings. The property also makes for a lovely wedding venue and for intimate celebrations.

Address: Lake, Pichola, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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The Oberoi Udaivilas, Haridas Ji Ki Magri, Udaipur, Rajasthan

The Oberoi Udaivilas, located on the banks of Lake Pichola, offers opulent rooms and suites. The premier rooms have a cushioned bay window with a view of the gardens, which makes for a cosy corner  Among the amenities provided are a bespoke candlelight dinner, a tranquil pool, and vibrant open spaces.

Address: HMGC+VVV, Badi-Gorela-Mulla Talai Rd, Haridas Ji Ki Magri, Pichola, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Udaigarh Udaipur - Royal Heritage Retreat, Silawatwari

The 19 elegantly designed rooms at Udaigarh have tinted windows that evoke the vibrant city. The restaurant on the roof serves simple but flavorful Rajasthani and Western cuisine. Aside from the lovely accommodations and dining options, the property also has a mocktail bar, spa, and rooftop pool with views of the magnificent lake.

Address: 21, Lal Ghat Road, behind Jagdish Temple, Old City, Silawatwari, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Shiv Niwas Palace Hotel, City Palace Complex

This crescent-shaped palace hotel, built in the twentieth century, has 17 distinct suites with vintage furniture and lovely portraits. It has an in-house spa, an outdoor pool, a salon, and delectable dining options that include Rajasthani, continental, and Mughlai cuisine.

Address: Lake Pichola, The City Palace Complex, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Aranya Vilas, Doodh Talai Road

Aranya Vilas is a resort located in close proximity to the lake. It has a luxury villa equipped with modern amenities and an attached balcony. The property also features an Indian fine dining restaurant and experiences including yoga, indoor games, and horseback tour on site.

Address: Samore Bagh, Doodh Talai, Road, Pichola, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Aura Boutique Hotel, Shavri Colony

Aura is a boutique hotel with accommodations that include lake, city, and palace views. The restaurant serves a mix of Indian and Western fare, with gluten-free options available. This property is ideal for families and small groups.

Address: Aura Boutique Hotel, A-7, Trident Rd, Haridas Ji Ki Magri, Shavri Colony, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Shree Vilas Orchid, behind The Leela Palace

This property offers 20 tented cottages overlooking the lake. A garden-facing cottage, lake-view cottage, and family cottage are the accommodation types available here. The hotel also includes a large garden by the lake, a swimming pool, and a multi-cuisine restaurant that is open to non-staying guests for dining.

Address: Naga Nagri, Behind The Leela Palace Udaipur: Udaipur's Only Modern Palace Hotel By Lake Pichola, Rajasthan

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Aaj Haveli, near Leela Palace

Aaj Haveli is a newly opened traditional haveli with modern amenities. It has 11 spacious rooms and suites, as well as an indoor and rooftop restaurant with views of the lake. The in-house restaurant serves traditional Rajasthani fare as well as multi-cuisine dishes, and the venue is an ideal choice for weddings and close-knit events.

Address: House No. 1, Naga Nagri, near Leela Palace, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Moustache Hostel Udaipur, Panduwari Road, Udaipur, Rajasthan

This quaint adults-only hostel has a restaurant, bar, and shared lounge in addition to the rooms overlooking Kumbalgarh Fort and the lake. During your stay, you could also experience the lakeside lifestyle and explore the ghats and narrow lanes across the lake. 

Address: 44 Near Jagdish Chowk Gadiya Devra, Panduwari Rd, Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Published on: Dec. 25, 2022, midnight Last modified on: Jan. 16, 2023, 12:29 a.m.
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