Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur, India
The Taj Lake Palace is built in the middle of Lake Pichola in Udaipur India, with majestic architecture. Udaipur, called the city of lakes, lies in the northwestern state of Rajasthan and is known for its wealth of elegantly preserved Rajput palaces. Today, guests can stay at one of its most famous Lake Palace, which was built in the 17th century. When it was transformed into a hotel, its grand interiors drew the likes of Jacqueline Kennedy, Queen Elizabeth II and the King of Nepal. Occupying a four-acre island in Pichola Lake, the hotel appears to float on turquoise water. Set amid awe-inspiring fairytale gardens, this 250-year old palace may be the most romantic hotel in the world. Cypress-shaded courtyards, gardens and fountains dot the graceful white marble complex, which was built facing the east so that residents could pray to the sun god at dawn. As a testimony to courtly love, the palace brims with princely details including marble pillars, ornate glasswork, intricate paintings, and much, much more.
Facilities & Services:
Taj Lake Palace Hotel offers Parikrama – Theatre of Divine Grace, a museum on the science of Indian spirituality and divinity; nature walks, Handicraft boutique, visits to the world famous Ranakpur Jain Temples; travel and tour guides; travel desk; money exchange, 24-hours room service; airport transfers and cars/ limousines on demand. The Jiva Spa Boat bobs gently on the tranquil waters of Lake Pichola, offering guests a truly unique spa experience. If you can’t break away from business, it offers ready access to laptops, Internet WiFi, copiers, secretarial services, vintage cars, meeting rooms, and banquet halls.
Rooms & Suites:
Accommodations at Taj Lake Palace are as delightful as the exterior. Each and every one of the 66 rooms and 17 suites offer stunning views and intricate décor to envelop guests in royal mystique. A captivating orchestration of simplicity, elegance and attention to detail, all rooms showcase the finest modern craftsmanship, yet never leave their heritage behind. Every one of the romantic palace hotel rooms holds a story and conceivable comfort is provided. All luxury rooms offer everything one needs and the Royal Butler will take care of the rest.
Fantastic locations complement sublime cuisine in the four exquisite restaurants of Taj Lake Palace. Asian, Indian, Contemporary Western, Italian dishes and cocktails are all taken to the highest level in the hands of our master chefs. Resident Guests can choose a restaurant by the lily pond, poolside or on the rooftop. Royal butlers are on hand to arrange a private table anywhere that suits your needs.
Hotel Rating: *****
Hotel Address: Taj Lake Palace, Pichola Lake, 313001 Udaipur, India
The Taj lake palace is simply divine. From the opulent jetty at the city palace, to the lush boat ride and arriving to a rose petal shower, Taj lake palace bewitches you and transports you to a world of sheer luxury and decadence.