Umaid Bhawan Palace
Known as the principal residence of the jodhpur royal family
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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. The magnificent Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur one of the world's largest private residences is a golden hued desert sandstone monument set amidst acres of verdant gardens. An imitable tribute to art deco, the Palace has in its luxurious fold 64 rooms and suites. Stroll through the private museum, test your skills on the marbled squash courts or enjoy a game of billiards in the panelled recreation room. Take an exhilarating drive through the enchanting city of Jodhpur in a vintage car, accompanied by your royal butler. Stop beneath the starry night sky for a divine grilled feast accompanied by the music of the desert. Experience the art of India's ancient healing wisdom in the romantic new setting of the Jiva Grande Spa.
Restaurants & Bars
Risala – Fine Dining Indian and European cuisine The Pillars – All day dining outlet featuring Indian, Asian and Continental cuisine The Trophy Bar– Selection of wines and spirits Sunset Pavilion – Rooftop restaurant at the top of the cupola of the central dome of the palace, serving a fine selection of grills. Unique Dining Experiences: Romantic private dining at the Baradari Pavilion Desert Safari Grand dinner with cultural artistes at the Meherangarh Fort