Places to Stay

Umaid-Bhawan-Palace-Jodphur-India
THE UMAID BHAWAN PALACE

T 91 291 251 0101
www.tajhotels.com
From US$300
64 of the Palace’s 347 rooms are open to visitors. The style is sometimes called Indo Deco, with a blend of traditional Rajasthani aesthetic blended with Art Deco. You’ll find an amazing outdoor pool, and new fabrics and furnishings in the rooms, all added by the Taj Hotel in the rooms, all added by the Taj Hotel group. Once you step into the astonishing domed foyer, you will be taken well cared of by the hospitable staff. Fresh flowers and juice throughout your stay add to the luxury of staying in a palace. Check out the underground pool and take a steam and a dip in the private Jacuzzi. Most importantly, try and book your dinner on the terrace at sunset, and once the sun goes down, the gardens below become sparkling with candlelight. Enjoy a nice cocktail while listening to live traditional music.

Ajit-Bhawan-Jodphur-India
AJIT BHAWAN

Airport Road,
T 0291 2511410
Set back from the dusty road, find yourself surrounded by flourishing gardens and you’ll be lucky to be staying inside one of the cottages behind the main building. The food here is quite amazing, and the swimming pool will have you relaxed or exercised quickly. And if you’re a fan of cars, check out the hotel’s vintage collection.

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CAMP DERA ECO

3 Prakashoday,
Airport Road,
www.deraeco.com
From US$130
Dera Eco is an eco friendly camp located at village harlai near Osian. The camp offers twenty luxury tents with all basic amenities like attached bathrooms, running water, friendly staff etc. all in the wild and outdoors. Tents are pitched in a permanent camp with Dunes all around. One can take a stroll in the dunes and if lucky spot a Indian Chinkara deer. The grounds around the camp are full of wild life like the Indian Peacock, partridge, quail, doves and varied flora and fauna.