Umaid Bhawan named best Indian Hotel of World in 14th edition of TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Award : Eager to know about the World’s best hotel of 2016. Which hotel has been named as world’s best hotel of 2016 ? well, its the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur which has won the title of the best hotel in the world in 14th edition of TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Award
History And Architecture of Umaid Bhawan Palace, world’s best Indian hotel :
Umaid Bhawan palace was built by Maharaja Umaid Singh in 1929. Umaid Bhavan palace is located at in the heritage city, Jodhpur. Almost, 3000 workers were employed on a daily basis and it took over a dozen of years to build this beautiful palace.
This palace is divided into three parts. In one part present Maharaja resides, second part has been given on lease to Taj group of hotels and third part, which is basically a very small one is opened up as museum. Umaid Bhawan was designed by a famous Edwardian architect named Henry Lanchester who exhibited a mixture of both eastern and western culture on the palace. The eternal ambiance and the warm hospitality of the palace imparts royal feel to the visitor.
So, you don’t only get a fabulous, luxury experience, you get the perfect cocktail of Indian culture with modern tech that makes life livable. This royal hotel welcomes its visitors with horns, drums, a royal velvet canopy and champagne. Further, it offers them pleasures of royalty with its underground spa pools and splendid dining halls. The palace also includes an enormous museum and a room that can cost you around 50,000 bucks or more for a night. Today, the palace is considered to be one of the largest private residences in the world.
These things makes Umaid Bhawan the world’s best hotel
- Royal treatment
- Indoor Swimming pool
- The Presidential suits
- Unique Dining
- Heritage walk