Centrally located in the state, Jodhpur can be rightly called the heartbeat of Rajasthan. The state’s second largest city after Jaipur, this historic place owes its origin to Rao Jodha of the Rathore clan. Embellished with fine imprints of the ancient Marwar kingdom, this Blue City is the land of great edifices, of rich tradition and culture, and of a booming handicrafts industry.
Attractions in Jodhpur
Spread over an area of 5 km on a steep hill, Mehrangarh Fort is the largest fort in Rajasthan. It is best known for its beauty and architectural grandeur, and for offering majestic views of the Blue City.
Umaid Bhawan Palace
Perhaps the last of the many great palaces built in India, Umaid Bhawan Palace serves as the residence of Jodhpur royals till date. A part of this striking palace encompasses a museum and 5-star hotel.
Located near the Mehrangarh Fort complex, Jaswant Thada is a 19th century cenotaph built in the memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II. This white marble structure exhibits some rare portraits of former Jodhpur rulers.
Rai-ka-Bag Palace was built in 1663 by Hadiji, the consort of Maharaja Jaswant Singh I. It used to be one of the favourite palaces of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, who mostly stayed in its octagonal bungalow.
The Umed Garden owes its existence and name to Maharaja Umed Singh of Jodhpur. This 82-acre garden encompasses verdant lawns, towering trees, seasonal flowers and fountains, along with a library, zoo and walk-in aviary.
Umaid Bhawan Palace
Umaid Bhawan Palace, a luxury heritage hotel in Jodhpur, was constructed for H.H. Maharaja Umaid Singh, between 1928 and 1943. This palace houses a museum, which exhibits antique clocks, bob watches, hunting trophies, model aeroplanes and exquisite crockery, all belonging to the erstwhile royals.
Our Recommended Hotels in Jodhpur
Jhalamand House, Airport Road, Jodhpurmore...
Located at a short distance from Jodhpur Airport, Park Plaza is a state-of-the-art business hotel. The accommodation options in the hotel include 65 guestrooms and suites. There is a multi-cuisine restaurant in this hotel that offers a variety of Indian and international food. The hotel also features an English-styled pub and a banquet hall. To provide a workplace to business executives, Park Plaza has a well-equipped business centre. There are meeting areas in this hotel, which can accommodate around 130 people. There is a gift shop on the lobby level of this hotel. Besides this, other recreation facilities on offer at this hotel include a swimming pool, health club and spa.
Bal Samanda Garden Retreat
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Bal Samanda Garden Retreat is a beautiful property that is owned by the royal family of Jodhpur. Flanked by a 9-hole golf course, this luxury hotel offer 26 Garden Rooms for accommodation that are equipped with modern amenities. There are two restaurants, bar lounge and barbeque restaurant in the premises that serve mouth-watering delicacies and exotic drinks. Gymnasium, swimming pool, spa, yoga and outdoor games facilities are available in the premises for the leisure and wellness needs of guests. Besides offering village safari, birdwatching, sand dune safari and royal horse buggy ride tours, this hotel provides assistance to conduct weddings and other corporate events.
The Gateway Jodhpur
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Spread over an area of 25 acres, The Gateway Hotel is located in Jodhpur. There are several accommodation options in this hotel including Standard Rooms, Superior Rooms, Executive Suites and Deluxe Suites. There is a lawn in the hotel that has the capacity of 10,000 people. The Gateway Hotel has two multi-cuisine restaurants and a well-stocked bar. To organise conferences, events and meetings, there is a banquet hall in the hotel which can accommodate up to 800 people. This hotel features three meeting rooms that can be used to conduct meetings and parties. For recreation, there is a fitness centre, jogging track and a cricket ground in the hotel.
Vivanta by Taj - Hari Mahal Jodhpur
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Vivanta by Taj - Hari Mahal is a luxury hotel located at the Residency Road in Jodhpur. It lies close to the entertainment and business areas of the city. The accommodation options in this hotel include well-furnished rooms that are categorised as Superior Charm - Garden View, Superior Charm - Pool View and Premium Temptations Suite. The food zone in the hotel has multi-cuisine restaurants and various private dining arrangements. The hotel features a well-equipped fitness centre and spa, which offers several massage therapies, wraps and scrubs. To organise product launches, workshops, conferences and events, there are six types of meeting rooms and banquet halls in the hotel.
The Ajit Bhawan Jodhpur
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The Ajit Bhawan hotel is situated in the Rai ka Bagh locality close to the Jodhpur airport. This property has facilities like transfer to and from the airport, car parking, travel desk, concierge, doctor-on-call, Wi-Fi internet connection, dry cleaning, laundry, conference room and currency-exchange. Guests for leisure have the option of using the swimming pool and shopping arcade while they can entertain themselves with a desert or village safari and folk music and dance. Health-conscious guests can avail the services of the spa and a well-equipped health centre. Guests can satisfy their gastronomical desires at the in-house multi-cuisine restaurant and the J Bar.
This luxury hotel accommodates its guests in Luxury Tents, Executive Rooms, Luxury Rooms, Executive Suites and Royal Suites. All these options come with LCD or Plasma TVs, telephones, mini-bars, tea and coffee makers, electronic and safes. All guests are greeted with a drink and a fruit-basket on arrival.
Indana Palace Jodhpur
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The Indana Palace hotel in Jodhpur is easily accessible as is located right on State Highway 61. This extravagant property for the ease and comfort of its guests offers valet parking, porters, travel desk, newspaper and Wi-Fi connection throughout the premises. The hotel is big on leisure with its jacuzzi, beauty salon, health club, billiards room, play-area for kids, shops and separate swimming pools for children and adults. Its lavish spa offers a range of treatments and therapies for guests to stay ever-radiant. The Angheti restaurant offers Indian, Continental and Oriental dishes, The Courtyard offers an outdoor buffet, the Lotus Cafe serves coffee while the I-Bar has a selection of liquors and light snacks.
Accommodation here comes in Executive Rooms, Premium Room, Junior Suites, Suites and Presidential Suite. The common in-room amenities offered by Indana Palace are newspapers, safes, LED televisions, mini-bar, beverage machines, bathrobes, slippers, irons and bathtubs in attached bathrooms.
Manvar Resort Jodhpur
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The Manvar Resort in Jodhpur transports guests to rural India with its expansive gardens and brick and stone cottage and hut-style villas. To all guests, it provides airport-transfer, laundry service, car parking and tours assistance. Guest can relax garden, swimming pool, steam room or get a relieving massage in the spa. In the evening, the resort organises performances by folk musicians around a bonfire. Guests can savour all their favourite international dishes along with local food items from the Marvar region of the country. Its Standard and Deluxe Rooms have hardwood floors, rugs, curtains phones and television sets. Work desks with chairs and attached bathrooms with showering areas are also provided in every room for the comfort and convenience of guests.
Ranbanka Palace Jodhpur
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The Ranbanka Palace hotel in Jodhpur has quite a medieval aura owing to its domes and arched entrance of its palace-shaped building. Its list of services and facilities include car parking, doctor-on-call, dry cleaning, laundry, currency exchange, postal services and airport transfers. For added ease multilingual staff, Wi-Fi connections, printing, fax, scan and photocopying facilities are also available here. The hotel also has a spa, a swimming pool and facilities for organising polo matches. Guests have a variety of dining options here like the Panchranga Restaurant, The Rajasthani Baithak, The Chabutra, BBQ by the Baradari, The Verandah Lounge, The Jodhana Lounge Bar and The Rustic Roof. Guests can choose to seek accommodations in Jodhana Suites, Luxury Suites, Club Rooms and Deluxe Rooms that number 71 in total. Flat-screen television sets, air-conditioners, phones, sofa sets, work desk and chairs and attached bathrooms.
Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur
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Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur is a 5-star heritage hotel, owned by the internationally-acclaimed Taj Group. This palatial property features a number of guest facilities like luxury spa, swimming pool, yoga studio, beauty salon, shopping boutiques, amphitheatre, excursions, museum walk and vintage car rides. Well-equipped spaces for organising business conferences and social events are present here. Essential conveniences like babysitting, currency exchange, express laundry/dry cleaning, travel counter, car hire, doctor-on-call and postal/parcel services are also provided.
Risala, Pillars and Sunset Pavilion are the three splendid dining venues in the hotel that serve Rajasthani, Continental, Indian Fusion and other international dishes. The luxurious Trophy Bar is a perfect place to unwind while sipping famous local and international specialities. There are 64 rooms and suites here that are divided into six broad categories – Palace Rooms, Historical Suites, Royal Suites, Grand Royal Suites, Maharaja Suite and Maharani Suite. Wi-Fi, private bar, TV, electronic safe, dual line telephone, bathtub and large mirrors are common amenities in all categories.
Map of Jodhpur
Jodhpur tour packages
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Palace On Wheels
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Royal Rajasthan On Wheels
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Maharajas Express Heritage Of India
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Maharajas Express The Indian Splendor
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