Most Luxurious Stay during the Lockdown in Rajasthan: The Covid-19 pandemic halted the whole world in a way that was never seen before. The lives of people were thrown haywire and the only way to stop the spread was by being responsible and staying at home.
Consequently, the hotel industry took a massive hit during these times. But after nearly 6 months of staying at home, the end months of 2020 usher in a ray of hope. The process of unlocking the country has started and the hotels have also been allowed to open up. In this regard, some of the best hotels in Rajasthan have taken proper care of the government guidelines. They have very impressively put in place, social distancing and hygiene norms.
Here is a list of some of the most luxurious hotels in Rajasthan where you can enjoy your vacation and not worry about any lax in precautions.
Rambagh Palace, Jaipur
This property was the former residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur in Rajasthan and therefore defines royalty. It is now turned into a luxury 5-star Taj hotel and has gone on to gain numerous accolades for its hospitality. They also host multiple cultural events for a fun-filled stay. This heritage property offers 33 imposing suites and 45 splendid hotel rooms.
Palace Room – A four-poster bed and a walk-in wardrobe, this room matches comfort with style. The tariff for this room starts at Rs. 28,000 per night.
Royal Suite –The Maharaja of Jaipur once occupied these chambers! This huge suite is divided into a living area and a bedroom. With 24-hour personal butler service, you can enjoy the royal experience for a tariff of Rs. 50,847 per night.
The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur
The Pink City offers many options for a luxurious stay and The Oberoi Rajvilas is another property which offers an opulent experience. Their website explicitly mentions that they have taken the utmost precautions, following the WHO and Government issued guidelines. Hence, you can clearly keep your worries at bay and enjoy their services.
This property offers many room types.
Premier Room – This room has all the things you need to enjoy your getaway. A private courtyard and a cushioned window seat which means that you can sip on your tea and take in the full experience. The tariff for this room is Rs. 21,000 per night.
Luxury Tent – Their luxury tents are triple canopied and feature impressive teak wood floors. Inspired by the desert caravans, this experience can be enjoyed at a tariff of Rs. 36,000 per night.
Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur
Another beautiful Taj property which was previously the home to the Jodhpur royal family. Perched on the highest point of Jodhpur, this luxury property offers its guests stunning views of the Blue City of Rajasthan. They also host palace heritage walks and folk performances during dinner, therefore you are pampered throughout your stay.
This Taj hotel offers 70 Art-Deco style rooms for its guests to choose from.
Palace Room – The Palace Rooms offer the best of both worlds. They have original décor pieces from the royal times and also all the modern amenities. These rooms have a tariff of Rs. 25,424 per night.
Historical Bedroom Suite – These suites were once the residences of visiting royalty. They also have private sit-outs which offer serene views of the gardens. You can enjoy this luxurious experience for a price of Rs. 33,898 per night.
Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur
The Venice of the East – Udaipur, is a city that has a lot to offer. Taj’s floating property in the middle of the Pichola lake is one such experience. This hotel too was previously the royal abode of The Prince, Maharana Jagat Singh. It has been standing since 1746 and the Taj group has made sure that the original glory is sustained.
This property offers 65 beautiful rooms and 18 luxurious suites.
Palace Room Lake View – These rooms offer spectacular views of the Pichola Lake and are adorned with Indian silks and teak furniture. The tariff for this one is Rs. 31,300 per night.
Royal Suite Bedroom Lake View – These suites have stained glass windows and offer views of the lake and the Aravali mountain range. They have everything to pamper you – from a pillow and quilt menu to a five-fixture bath experience. The room rate for this one is Rs. 51,695 per night.
The Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur
This magnificent property has consistently topped lists in Asia and the World as one of the best hotels to stay in. The Condé Nast Traveler UK Readers’ Awards ranked it as the best hotel in Asia and the Indian Subcontinent in 2018 and it is among the top 10 hotels in the world.
This heritage 16th century royal property offers a plethora of room options:
Premier Rooms – These rooms offer all the modern amenities with colorful Indian décor and marble bathrooms. You can also get a slice of nature with garden views and bay window seats to boot. The tariff for this one is Rs. 23,667 per night.
Luxury Suites with Private Pool – These ones offer everything. Apart from the world-class amenities, you get a private pool, a beautiful living room, a king-size bedroom, and an al-fresco dining space. To book this one, you have to plan in advance as they are some of the most expensive and select rooms The Oberoi’s have to offer.
The Oberoi Vanyavilas Wildlife Resort, Ranthambore
Ranthambore is for all the adventure loving people. Yet it also offers a break from the hectic lifestyle by bringing one closer to nature. This Oberoi property adds the cherry to the top to your vacation plans. This resort offers luxury tented accommodation and warm hospitality.
This property offers only one room type – their luxury tents.
Luxury Tents – These massive tents are inspired by the royal caravans and hence, they have all the luxuries to offer. The tents have a canopied king-size bed and a large writing desk. You also get a private garden space where outside dining can be arranged. The tariff for this one is Rs. 45,000 per night.
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