The best part about staying in a heritage hotel is the story it tells through architecture, experiences, interiors, and even culinary offerings. And if you're a history buff or simply want to experience the bygone era of the princely state, this list of heritage hotel stays in Jaipur that includes properties from the 18th century, residences converted into palatial stays, and others built by the royals is for you.
Dera Rawatsar Heritage Hotel, Bani Park
The family-run boutique hotel is located in the heart of the city, close to heritage sites and shopping areas, making it an ideal place to stay. The property has two types of accommodations, a lovely alfresco dining area, lush green lawns, and an outdoor swimming pool to relax in.
Address: Bus Station, D -194/C, Vijay Path, behind Sindhi Camp, Bani Park, Jaipur, Rajasthan
The Raj Palace by Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Amer Road
One of Jaipur's oldest mansions, the Raj Palace is surrounded by four palace complexes and has 50 luxurious rooms inspired by Mughal and 17th-century architecture. The Maharani Thali, which offers culinary specialities from regions other than Rajasthan, makes for a must-try dining experience when here.
Address: The Raj Palace, Jorawar Singh Gate, Amer Rd, Chokdi Gangapol, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Alsisar Haveli, Sindhi Camp
Alsisar has 45 tastefully designed state-of-the-art rooms with antique furniture and medieval motifs on fabrics. Relax in the heritage courtyard, linger in the quaint balconies, or unwind by the pool enclosed by leafy trees.
Address: Sansar Chandra Rd, Shri Ram Colony, Sindhi Camp, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Samode Haveli, Ganga Pole
The deluxe rooms and suites of the stay reflect the Indo-Saracenic style of architecture that the Samode rulers built 225 years ago. During your stay, admire the view of the fountain courts and gardens from the old haveli's balconies and courtyards.
Address: Jorawar Singh Gate, Gangapole Road Near, Gangapole, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Umaid Bhawan – A Royal Heritage Stay Boutique Hotel, Bani Park
Run by the royal family of Borunda, this vintage hotel is located in one of the posh areas of Jaipur. In addition to the standard rooms and luxurious suites, the property also has a business centre. You can also take in a puppet show over a meal here.
Address: Via Bank Road D1-2A, Bihari Marg, Behind Collectorate, Bani Park, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Royal Heritage Haveli, Khatipura
Rambling lawns, tranquil courtyards, and plush interiors make up the haveli. The property has 19 suites, with the best option being the heritage signature suite, which has a private terrace, kitchenette, and aesthetic white and blue interiors. This location also makes for a lovely wedding venue.
Address: Plot No. 116 & 117, Near Khatipura Tiraya, Khatipura, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Hotel Nirbana Palace, Bani Park
Patterned wall ceilings, yellow hues, hand-carved stones, and paintings define the space at this 4-star heritage hotel. It has a multi-cuisine all-day dining restaurant, pool, spa, and lovely bar to keep you company.
Address: Main D-Villa Building, Khasa Kothi Circle, MI Rd, Behind Hotel Teej, Bani Park, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Krishna Palace, Bani Park
Krishna Palace is an 80-year-old heritage hotel that has been repainted with natural colours derived from plants and offers spacious rooms with high ceilings. Filled with open spaces, courtyards, and sprawling gardens it affords a tranquil setting for your stay.
Address: E-26, Durga Marg, near Collectorate Circle, Subash Nagar, Bani Park, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Harsoli Haveli, Anand Nagar
This property is rich in experiences including regional cooking demonstrations, festive celebrations, cultural performances, and live music over a rooftop setting dinner. The heritage building has deluxe, family, and suite rooms for guests to stay in.
Address: 59, Sirsi Rd, Manglam Vihar, Hanuman Nagar Extension, Anand Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Mahal Khandela Hotel, Bani Park
The boutique hotel stay includes a conference hall in addition to well-maintained rooms with comfortable furnishings. The property is only 2.5 kilometres from the city centre, serves pure vegetarian food, and offers yoga sessions to help you unwind.
Address: D-219B, Bhaskar Marg, Bani Park, Jaipur, Rajasthan
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