The Taj Lake Palace is a hotel run by the renowned Taj group. The hotel is ideally located on the banks of the Shimmering Lake Pichola. In the days of yore, it used to be the summer retreat of the royal family. The hotel is housed in a 250 year old palace which has been extensively renovated to recreate its original charm and grandeur. Guests marvel at the elaborate glasswork, graceful marble pillars and royal paintings all of which evokes the nostalgia of a glorious royal era.
The majestic Taj Lake Palace has 83 impeccably furnished rooms and 17 opulent suites. All the guestrooms are adorned with rich murals, royal wood furniture and matching fabrics all of which exude with the regal grandeur of a rich virile past. Rooms can be categorised as - Standard Rooms, Deluxe Lake facing rooms, Luxury rooms and Royal Suites. Needless to say, a hotel of this magnitude provides all conceivable in-room amenities like satellite TV, ISDN telephone, personal safe, refrigerator, private bar, individual climate control, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, 24 hour room service to name just a few of the amenities provided by this classy hotel.
Dining at the Taj Lake Palace is like embarking on a culinary journey of stupendous dimension. Be it the enchanting Amrit Sagar bar and lounge or Neel Kamal one of the very few hotels in Rajasthan which still offers wood fire cuisines of Rajasthan, a delectable array of gastronomic delights awaits the guests. There is also Jharokha, the all day dining restaurant which is housed in a 17th century marble palace. Jharokha offers the very best of Oriental and Mediterranean cuisine. Another advantage of dining at Jharokha restaurant is that it provides stunning views of the lake which makes dining at this intriguing restaurant a truly tranquil experience.
The hotel has gone that extra mile to provide its discerning guests with a variety of recreation options. Inside the hotel's premises is the renowned Jiva Spa which provides an amazing variety of rejuvenation therapies. For the kids, there is an exclusive indoor games room which even hosts puppet shows apart from a range of indoor games. Facilities for Aerobic also exist at the hotel. For souvenir hunters, the hotel's in-house souvenir shop is a great place to buy your own souvenirs from an amazing variety of products.
As far as outdoor recreation is concerned, the hotel arranges for wildlife safaris, jeep safaris and even tours to remote tribal villages of Rajasthan. Horse riding is one popular royal sport which is much preferred by the adventurous guests. Mountain biking in the Aravalli mountains can be an enchanting experience. Udaipur itself is replete with forts, palaces and temples and a sightseeing tour of Udaipur is just what the doctor ordered.
Taj Lake Palace Weddings :
As you turn your head across the bank of the picturesque Pichola Lake your eyes confront with the most imposing white marble palace that seems to float miraculously on the still blue waters. This landmark palatial structure in Udaipur is another name of hospitality with a unique regal delight. Set amidst awe-inspiring fairytale lawns with sumptuous comfort and princely inspired décor, Taj Lake Palace is perhaps the most romantic palace of the world.
Built by Maharana Jagat Singh II, this fairytale pleasure of white marble, floats on the shimmering waters of Lake Pichola offers the perfect setting for a royal wedding. Indeed, the Lake Palace is considered to be one of the most romantic hotels in the world. Its elegant suites adorned with ornate glasswork, bohemian crystal lights and intricate miniature paintings remain a testimony to courtly love.
Little wonder that the Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur makes the perfect setting for a dream wedding amidst the pleasures of a long gone era of prince and princesses.. Where immaculately carved marble columns, filigreed screens, swimming pools, fountains embrace you with sweetest of memories.