Jodhpur also known as the Sun City or Blue city because of its house painted in blue indigo colour. It was founded by the chief of the Rathore Clan - Rao Jodha, in 1459 on brinks of thar Desert. Today this city is famous among domestic and international tourist visiting Rajasthan. It has a wide choice of heritage hotels ranging Grand palaces to small havelis in old town. Here our Rajasthan travel expert has handpicked for you five best hotels of Jodhpur.
It is one of the world’s largest private residences where the Royal family of Jodhpur still live in some part of the Palace. Taj Hotels runs a part of the Palace as luxury 5* heritage palace hotel. It was named after Maharaja Umaid Singh, grandfather of the present Maharaja Gaj Singh II, this monument has 347 rooms and serves as the principal residence of the Jodhpur Royal Family. A part of the Palace has now been converted into a hotel and a museum. It is one of the favourite venues for Royal wedding in Rajasthan. It is truly first of 5 best hotels of Jodhpur.
This luxury hotel is located at Residency Road and it is one of the best hotels of Jodhpur run by also Taj Group of Hotels. The service of the hotel is exquisite, with great hospitality, right from the moment you step in. SPA facility is also available here with very beautiful pool area, the swimming pool is 30 feet plus. The lobby is richly decorated with sculptures, Indian paintings and works of art.
It is located in village of Mandore at a distance of 8 km from the city centre. It is situated on the edge of Balsamand lake and it is a very quiet place to relax from bustle of Jodhpur. It offers exciting planned activities themed like visiting desert villages, camel rides etc, and desert wildlife sightseen. You can spot the famous Chinkara Deer in the desert that sometimes comes close to the hotel.
Located in the heart of Jodhpur, just few minutes of drive from the old city. It was once the residence of the royal family of Jodhpur. This is one the most demanded heritage hotels of Jodhpur providing spacious, well-furnished rooms with all contemporary comforts.
It is situated at Tunwar ji ka Jhalra, Makrana Mohalla, in in old city of Jodhpur. The unique feature is the beautiful views of the Mehrangarh fort, which is just breathtaking especially at night. This is a special place that gives opportunity to take amazing photographs. Since it is located in the old city, you can explore The Blue City by walk easily. It is last but not the least of best 5 hotels of Jodhpur.