Heritage hotels harbor historical significance over the centuries. The heritage hotels of Rajasthan are not an exception. The capital of royals, Rajasthan, has witnessed the rhythm of several dynasties. Many cities of Rajasthan still hold the history of the royal families and their empire in the royal palace and villa.

Over time, these majestic forts and palaces have modified into museums or heritage hotels and resorts. It is a golden opportunity to get a glimpse of the Rajput dynasty. 

If you love historical places, then check out these top historical hotels in Rajasthan:

1. Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur 

Umaid Bhawan Palace is one of the well-known heritage hotels of Rajasthan. The Taj Group of Hotels has taken over the palace to run as a hotel. 

Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace holds the legacy of the Jodhpur royal family of Maharaja Umaid Singh. The construction of the building began in 1929, and it took around 14 years to complete.

Taj Umaid Bhawan Palace is one of the luxurious hotels of Rajasthan. Each Suite of the mansion holds all the modern facilities, including TVs, DVD players, free Wi-Fi, and minibars. The hotel also offers an international restaurant, BBQ eatery, a bar, plus indoor and outdoor pools with an open-air cafe.

2. Oberoi Udaivilas, Udaipur 

Uncovered on the banks of Lake Pichola Oberoi Udaivilas of Udaipur is one of the unique heritage hotels of Rajasthan. The palace is the perfect place for a destination wedding.

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With the stunning vistas of the lake,  Aravali hills, and old stone temples, the palace is one of the most luxurious hotels in India.

This 30 acre expanded vila contains 87 rooms, including a Kohinoor suite and 4 other luxury suites. Every room of the place also has all sorts of modern facilities.

3. Rambagh Palace, Jaipur

The Rambagh Palace of Jaipur is one of the best heritage hotels in Rajasthan. Taj Group of Hotels has taken over the management of the palace as a hotel. The hotel offers 33 grand suites with 45 hotel rooms. In contrast to that, the luxe rooms feature free Wi-Fi, TVs, minibars with other facilities. 

The establishment of Rambagh Palace was in  1835 for Kesar Badaran, the queen’s favorite handmaiden. In 1925 the place was modified into a palace for the residence of the Maharaja of Jaipur. However, Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II converted into a plush hotel in 1957.

4. Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur

Taj Lake Palace of Udaipur is another heritage hotel of Rajashthan. You can reach the hotel only by boat. The exquisite sight of Lake Pichola surrounding the place makes it romantic.

This 18th-century marble palace, once featured in a James Bond movie, holds a substantial value in Indian History.

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Hotel Taj Lake Palace offers several indulgences and facilities, including spectacular arrival, Spa, Yoga, WiFi, boat rides, and more.

5. Suryagarh, Jaisalmer

In the deserts of Rajasthan is the gorgeous hotel of Suryagarh. This heritage hotel of Rajasthan harbors about 800 years of history.

Constructed by the Bhati Rajput ruler Jaisal, the fort has a mystical aura around it. In addition to that the place turns into magical honey-gold as the sun sets, making it more stunning.

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The fort of Suryagarh has elegant rooms with all luxurious facilities. There is also a 24-hour cafe, a fine-dining restaurant, a bar, and a courtyard with snacks. 

6. Deogarh Mahal, Rajsamand

The heritage hotel Deogarh Mahal of Rajasthan is well-known for its luxuries. Aside from being a luxury hotel, part of the Mahal is also the residence for the family members.

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The lineage of the family personally oversees and operates the hotel. The hotel has 60 rooms, including 1 Maharana Suite, 4 Royal Suites, 30 Deluxe Suites, and 25 Deluxe Rooms. Moreover, in every room, there has all the trendy commodities for the utmost comfort of their guest.

7. Fateh Garh, Udaipur

One of the most romantic cities in India, Udaipur, has another famous heritage hotel Fateh Garh. The hotel offers a beautiful view of the Aravalli Mountain Range. 

This host family of Fatehgarh lives in the fort and offers the hospitality of Rajasthani culture. The hotel has all present-day facilities, including tv, wifi, attached tub. There is also a bar, BBQ, coffee shop, kitchen, poolside bar, restaurants, and more.