Rambagh Palace, Jaipur, India
Walk from room to room amongst rich textures, opulent furnishings and exquisite objects d’art. Step out into expansive, ornamental gardens arranged in brilliant symmetry. Retire to rooms that were once the sanctuaries of kings, princes and their guests. Rambagh Palace exudes an unmistakable sense of history. It’s an architectural masterpiece that transcends time.
Request the legendary Peacock suite, which overlooks the Mughal Terrace and the garden where the Maharaja used to celebrate “Holi,” the festival of color and lights. Stage an evening of high romance in a private tent, illuminated only by torchlight. Indulge in a stately dining at the gilded Suvarna Mahal, formerly the palace ballroom. Enjoy a royal, feast and lounging under a star-speckled sky. Play Polo as the kings played it, or at a more leisurely pace on elephant back. Wind up the day’s activities in the sophisticated charm of the legendary Polo Bar. Rambagh Palace allows guest to partake of a wealth of experiences that resound with the memories, luxuries and extravagances of a bygone era that luckily, has not entirely disappeared.
Location and Transfers
Located 5 miles outside of the walls of the city of Jaipur on Bhawani Singh Road.
It is 11 km from the city airport and 4 km from the railway station.
Luxury Rooms – open onto a courtyard which overlooks the sprawling front lawns that further expands to the Moti Doongari fort. Four-poster beds, walk-in wardrobes and spacious bathrooms cocoon guests into the palatial experience. Some suites and rooms have a separate sitting area and overlook the gardens or inner courtyard. Bath areas have bath tubs with individual shower cubicles
Palace Rooms – are retreat for the senses, rich in terms of textures and colors; each Palace room has been redesigned for comfort and is unique in style. A four-poster bed, walk-in wardrobes and a spacious bathroom are featured
Historical Suites – present a welcoming ambience with marble floors, exquisite Rajasthani artwork and sheer fabrics, which enable crisp sunlight to enhance the beauty of each room. A four-poster bed, a sitting area overlooking gardens, a walk-in wardrobe and a spacious bathroom make these suites ideal for the discerning leisure traveller
Royal Suites – some of these suites have been the personal chambers of the Maharaja of Jaipur. The beautiful architecture and opulent décor with embellishments such as Rajasthani motifs, delicate mirror-and-stone work, intricately carved pillars with marble inlay, rich silks and tall draped curtains create a magical experience. A personal butler is on call throughout your stay to help design shopping itineraries or excursions into the city
Grand Royal Suites – originally part of the private chambers of the royal family, these grand luxurious suites have been carefully restored to preserve the original architectural style of the Palace. From the richly-textured furnishings to the arched French windows that frame splendid garden views, Maharani and Prince’s Suites exude a stately elegance reserved for a chosen few
Grand Presidential Suites – Suryavanshi Suite & Sukh Niwas are the epitome of luxury with exquisite rich textured drapes and fabrics, chandeliers, arched windows and embellishments creating an ambience of sheer luxury and decadence. Renowned international celebrities and heads of state have graced these suites overlooking the manicured gardens of the palace
Suvarna Mahal – the grand dining hall, culinary masters have carefully studied the cuisines of the royal houses of India, to bring you an exotic array of dishes, accompanied by the lilting melody of classical music and vintage wines from the cellars. High ceilings, gilded mirrors and Florentine frescoes provide the perfect ambience for an evening of fine dining
The Rajput Room – if you need to take a break from all the grandeur, unwind in the informal all-day-dining restaurant, the Rajput Room. Overlooking the front lawns, it offers up a wonderful breakfast, light meals and a selection of signature French coffees and freshly infused teas
The Verandah – bask in the attention of the palace staff in the airy and arched palace verandah with its panoramic views of the gardens and fountains. Sit back under the imposing high ceilings, and savour palatial privileges – an afternoon champagne tea, pre-dinner cocktails or light meals throughout the day
Polo Bar – the glamour of the princely equestrian sport is masterfully captured in every little detail at the legendary Polo Bar. Adorned with trophies and polo memorabilia, the bar serves up signature cocktails inspired by the royal sport. Guests can take their pick from a fine selection of single malts, wines, liqueurs, and Cuban cigars. The bar has a relaxed charm that invites you to enjoy the evening at a leisurely pace
Steam – a lounge bar quite unlike any other, this restored steam engine, complete with a recreated Victorian style station, makes it quite the city favourite. Along with a fine selection of liquors, the bar offers up delightful middle-eastern shawarmas and wood-fired Italian crust pizzas
Facilities and Activities
Yoga is available
Indoor & Outdoor Swimming Pools
Table Tennis Room
Golf – at the nearby Rambagh Golf Club
Polo – at the nearby Rambagh Polo Grounds
Vintage Car Rides