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Taj Lake Palace Udaipur

Lake Pichola, P.O. Box 5, Udaipur, Udaipur, India 313001 Map View Map

Hotel Location: Lake Pichola
Rooms: 83
Check-in time: From 1300 / Check-out time: Until 1100
  • Lake Pichola, P.O. Box 5, Udaipur, Udaipur


Overview

Taj Lake Palace or “Jag Niwas” was inaugurated in 1746 by Maharana Jagat Singh II, who wanted to create an Island Palace for which he chose the middle of the Lake Pichola. The Palace is built with complete marble carved in traditional Rajasthan style art & craftsmanship. The royalty of this palace can be seen with its use of silk fabrics and carved wooden furniture.

The Palace can be reached from Maharana Pratap Airport which is 26 kms cab drive away and just 4 kilometers away from Udaipur Railway station. Udaipur is a land of heritage sightseeing; Jag Mandir & City Palace is right across the lake accompanied with Summer Resort Palace and Fateh Prakash Palace. Or visit Handicrafts emporium. You can take a one day tour for Heritage Walk of Udaipur and local cultural programes.

It offers a full service spa, yoga sessions and fitness center. One can also make a use of business center for corporate meetings and business events. Shopping and Gaming arenas are also setup on the island Palace. 

Hotel Features
2Outdoors
  • Outdoor Pool
3Activities
  • Fitness Center
  • Spa
  • steamroom
4Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant/ Coffe Shop
6Parking
  • Private parking is available on site.
7Services
  • Room Service
  • VIP Room Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport shuttle
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ironing service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Daily maid service
  • Currency exchange
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour room service
  • Business center
  • Smoking area
  • Doctor on Call
Room Types
  • Luxury Rooms

    Size: 300 sq ft. One Queen Size bed or Twin beds

    Luxury rooms are example of modern craftsmanship. There is detailed artwork on the walls, curved roofs with crafted designs, Maharaja Style furniture, printed beddings and décor. The private open sitting space will treat your eyes with the breathtaking views of the beautiful Lake Pichola, Summer Retreat Palace and the 400 years old City Palace. These high roofed rooms have a large bedroom with extra space for sitting cum dining area. You can give them a choice of smoking and non-smoking rooms.

    The modern furnished private bathroom has bathtub and separate shower setup, cypress bathrobes, slippers, soft terry bath sheets, hair dryer and well equipped with forest essential luxury toiletries. Enjoy fruit platter with your welcome. The complimentary in-room facilities are - cable television, DVD player, private bar, internet access (chargeable), in-room safe, tea coffee maker. 24 hr personal butler and round the clock room service mark the level of hospitality. 

  • Palace Rooms

    Size: 400 sq ft. One Queen Size bed or Twin beds

    Generously spacious Palace rooms flaunt their archways entrance and traditional Indian architecture work. Crafted roofs, royal lampshades and detailed floral artwork on the walls add luxury lifestyle to these rooms. The private balcony offers panoramic views of sunset over Lake Pichola, with the summer retreat palace and the City Palace in the backdrop. The suites have a spacious bedroom accompanied with furniture for sitting and dining purpose; and an executive work desk.

    The modern furnished private bathroom has bathtub, shower setup, slippers, terry bath sheets, cypress bathrobes, hair dryer and well equipped with forest essential luxury toiletries. Enjoy fruit platter with your welcome. The complimentary in-room facilities are – chargeable internet access, cable television with DVD player, internet access, well stocked private bar, tea & coffee maker and in-room safe. For the hospitality round the clock personal butler and room service is there for you.

  • Royal Suites

    Size: 650 sq ft. One King Size bed

    The Royal suites display artwork of the traditional Rajasthani craftsmen. Hand made wall paintings, antique wood furniture; wood style fans, stained glass windows adds up to the royal charm of the guests. There is a private balcony will make you feast upon the beauty of Lake Pichola, along with the Summer Retreat Palace and the City Palace. The suites have a bedroom with extra spacious area for sitting and dining purpose; and executive work desk.

    The modern furnished private bathroom has all forest essential luxury toiletries, bathtub, separate shower setup, hair dryer, cypress bathrobes, slippers and soft terry bath sheets. Enjoy fruit platter, Goodnight chocolates and bottle of wine at your welcome. You will have a personal butler and round the clock room service. The in-room facilities are - cable television, DVD player, private bar, internet access (chargeable), in-room safe, tea coffee maker.

    The beautifully designed Royal suites are namely -

    • Sandhya

    Sandhya Suite is an elegant blend of royal blue and rich emerald green colors depicting beauty of evening. The bouncing sunrays on Lake Pichola when enter the suite glitters the antique wooden furniture adorned in precious metals of Maharaja Times.

    • Basant Bihar

    Basant Bihar suite is inspired by the literal meaning of its name “Spring” symbol of luxury living.  The decorative wood four-poster bed has a silk canopy overhead, old times artistic carpet, silk furnishings, miniature paintings and hand-worked inlaid furniture.

    • Aravalli Darshan

    The Aravalli Darshan suite designed specifically to give you a panoramic view of the oldest mountains in the world, The Aravallis. The beautiful open areas are meant to relax and let loose in the nature’s art of Lake Pichola encircled by rings of mountains across Rajasthan.

    • Machla Magra

    Machla Magra suite opens to the old times hillside that was once known for being a favourite hunting jungle for the Kings. This green landscape adds beauty to your stay near the Lake Pichola. Jagmandir, City Palace and other famous spots can also be seen from this suite.

    • Jag Mandir Darshan

    The Jag Mandir Darshan suite gives tribute to the formation of Jag Niwas in 1746 (now Taj Lake Palace) by Maharana Jagat Singh II. The suite opens to the beauty across the lake, Jag Mandir (now known as City Palace) which was built in 1620 by the father of Maharana.

    • Rang Mahal

    True to its name, Rang Mahal suite is splashed with vibrant and cheerful colors depicting the traditional Indian art & craftsmanship. This one bedroom suite has a treatment room and a private Jacuzzi. Rang Mahal is constructed in the oldest vicinity of the palace.

  • Grand Royal Suites

    Size: 1,200 sq ft. One King Size

    Grand Royal suites are example of picturesque beauty of contemporary wall art and ceiling architecture. Each suite has a different theme, artwork and styles of Udaipur culture. The rooms are furnished with Maharaja Style wooden furniture and furnishings. The suite has a separate royal terrace attached, which in itself is a place to relax with elegant furnishing. The terrace gives view to City Palace and a breathtaking sunset view at the beautiful Lake Pichola. The suites have a bedroom, separate living room cum dining area and executive work desk.

    The modern furnished private bathroom has an impressive bathtub and shower setup. For your comfort, there are cypress bathrobes, slippers, soft terry bath sheets, hair dryer and other forest essential luxury toiletries. Enjoy fruit platter, bottle of wine and chocolate platter at your welcome. The complimentary in-room facilities are – tea coffee maker, chargeable internet access, cable television, DVD player, well stocked mini bar, in-room safe and 24 hr room service with personal butler.

    The famous suites to look at Taj Lake Palace Udaipur are -

    • Khush Mahal

    Khush Mahal was once the queen’s chamber. You can see the sunrays entering through colored glass panels fill the room ambiance with many colors. The talking point of this suite is the antique swing at the very welcome, which is suspended by decorative antique brass chains. The Maharaja Style furnishing is for a smiling stay.

    • Udai Mahal

    Maharana Udai Singh II explored the hills around Lake Pichola and laid the foundations of Udaipur in the mid-16th Century. In his tribute, the suite is decorated with original miniature paintings, ivory worked antique chairs and large fabrics woven with gold and silver threat for you to experience the royal living.

    • Sarva Ritu

    Sarva Ritu suite is a place for luxury life style living. This all season’s suite is decorated with the royal furnishings, Waterford Chandeliers, engraved roofs, carved wooden beds and other furniture. The suite is overlooking ‘Chattri’ – a partially open pavilion, equipped with seating arrangements.

    • Kamal Mahal

    Kamal Mahal suite is a place of experiencing ‘royal’ with purity. The embellished paintings and carpets are inspired by the beauty of Lotus flower. The select artifacts and inlaid furniture gives a warm ambiance. The suite is adorned with ‘Pichwais’ a special hand-painted cloth crafted in Nathdwara.

    • Sajjan Niwas

    The Sajjan Niwas suite was built by Maharana Sajjan Singh in the late 18th Century. Traditional cloth fans, large hand made portraits, lamps, colorful paintings on glass and intricate furniture maintains the elegance of old times. The suite gives tribute to Hindu Lord Krishna through its artistic work.

    • Chandra Prakash

    The Chandra Prakash Suite used to be the court room of Maharana Bhopal Singh in the early 19th century. The sculpted marble floors inlaid with diamond-shaped yellow tiles glitters like the shining moon at night; when it is reflected by dim lighted lamps and large yellow lighting chandeliers.

    • Virkha

    Virkha suite gives tribute to the Rajasthan’s tradition. It is decorated with local crafts and textile work portraying a landscape of Rajasthan The theme promotes the word “Virkha” that means ‘Rain’ which is precious in the desert areas of Rajasthan.

    • Mayur Mahal

    The Mayur Mahal Suite is a beautiful work of art themed on blue, green and bronze colors of “Peacock”. The use of peacock motifs on walls and glass painted peacocks symbolizes the royalty. The window panes are also colored in the same theme to maintain the Maharaja ambiance.

    • Jal Tarang

    Jal Tarang (or water waves) suite is specially kept at the lobby level to experience the beauty of Lake Pichola waving under the mountain winds. Your open area private Jacuzzi opens to the panoramic view of lake, city and Aravalli Mountains in the backdrop (your privacy is maintained).

  • Grand Presidential Suites

    Size: 1,734 sq ft. One Queen Size bed or Twin beds

    Grand Presidential suites are the icons of the finest heritage places to stay at. The elegant designs of these suites are a clever mix of Mewar’s ethnic culture and European artistic work. The suites have high curve arches, Maharaja Style wooden furniture and furnishings. The bunch of lampshades sparkle the royalty. The private balcony opens to the scenic beauty of sunset in Lake Pichola. The City Palace and summer retreat palace are in the backdrop too. The suites have a bedroom with separate area for dining, separate living area and dedicated space for executive work desk. Walk up to the attached library with selected literary work.

    The royal furnished private bathroom has bathtub, shower, forest essential luxury toiletries, cypress bathrobes, slippers, soft terry bath sheets and hair dryer. Enjoy fruit platter, bottle of wine and chocolate platter at your welcome. The complimentary in-room facilities are - cable television, DVD player, private bar, internet access (chargeable), in-room safe, tea coffee maker. To your comfort look for round the clock room service and your personal butler.

Accomodation

Royal interiors, lavish décor and exclusive facilities make Taj Lake Palace Udaipur the ideal luxury resort of the tourists. From the well furnished rooms you can get to see the spectacular view of the Lake Pichola Udaipur. The hotel is centrally air-conditioned and has 83 well appointed rooms including suites. The Standard rooms overlook the beautiful Lily Pond or the terrace. The deluxe suites are all about elegant décor and spacious rooms while the historical suites reflect the vintage charm with miniature paintings and interiors.

  • Centrally Air Conditioned
  • Attached Baths
  • Direct Dial Telephones
  • Channel Music
  • Tea/ Coffee Maker
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe Deposit Lockers
  • Morning Newspaper
  • Wake Up Facility
  • Television
Dining

Amrit Sagar

Amrit Sagar is located at the center courtyard of the palace. The place is ideal for casual conversations, make companions and light food & snacks. This stylish bar having arched walls and patterned flooring appeals a royal ambiance. The bar is known for its collection of signature premium international wines, spirits, cocktails, martinis and more. Well complemented with mouthwatering Asian exotic cuisines among Brochettes and Kebabs. You can also enjoy freshly brewed coffee or tea and hangout at the outside seating area.

Bhairo

Bhairo is an open terrace restaurant on the rooftop of the palace. The arena is surrounded with sparkling white color work all around, which is well contrasted with the wooden furniture to make a royal ambience. This is a seasonal restaurant open for dinners in the sunset evening over Lake Pichola and beautiful Aravallis in the back drop. The Chefs have expertise on contemporary European cuisine for your taste buds. For the staying guests breakfast can be arranged on request.

Jharokha

Overlooking the mesmerizing beauty of Lake Pichola, there lays a fine dining restaurant set up in the carved and chiseled marble works. The arched walls, the carved roofs and pillars, patterned floors and chiseled railings are work of traditional Indian craftsmanship on pristine white marble makes it a place for romantic dining. The royal chefs serve their expertise with Mediterranean & Continental style of cooking fused with Asian touch. The restaurant is open 24 hours for you to not to miss French Press Coffee and Lake Palace Eggs Benedict.  

Neel Kamal

Neel Kamal is another fine example of royal dining on this island palace. The setting is made overlooking the inner courtyard of the Palace nearby a complete view of beautifully maintained Lily Pond and other water features. Open for dinner, Neel Kamal tries to bring the authentic flavors of Mewar in its royal cuisines with the use of traditional local ingredients. One must try – Paneer Chapli Kabab, Mutton Bhuna and Dal Baati Churma. The talking point of this restaurant is the use of old-age technique of wood fired stoves for cooking.

Private Dining

Just request it and Palace will arrange for you. The private moment of yours will remain undisturbed by anyone else’s presence. A personal butler will maintain your orders. The dining style will be arranged as per your demand – Traditional Rajasthani meal or themed menus. You can also ask for a ‘show kitchen’ setup at your dining spot.

Mewar Terrace

Dining at Mewar Terrace is an exclusive romantic dining for two or for small group. The open area dining on terrace maintains the love ambiance which picturesque beauty of surrounding Lake Pichola, City Palace and Monsoon Palace.

Lily Pond

The Lily Pond area used to be the meeting point of the ruler of Mewar to mark the start of spring. The dining area now is a beautiful stretch of Lilies in Pond and lush green lawn. Gather with your loved ones and friends for a lunch with chirping birds or with moonlit stars night at dinner

Gangaur

This is the most unique concept of dining. Chose the best view over the lake – The Sunset and take your spouse on a surprised boat visit. This time it is small bloats on the lake designed for your dining experience. The food is prepared on the open floating platform.

Pontoon

Want to give a little adventurous touch to your dining? Then book this dining space for two on the water floating platform. The open show kitchen is right there at your service for your eating experience over Lake Pichola.

Useful Info

Distance  from Airport

  • Maharana Pratap Airport (22 kilometers)

Distance from Railway Station

  • Udaipur Railway Station (4 kilometers)

Distance from Top Attractions in the Area

  • Jag Mandir - Lake Garden Palace(0.2 Km / 3 min walk)
  • Lake Palace (0.8 Km / 10 min walk)
  • Jag Niwas - Lake Palace (1.0 Km / 12 min walk)
  • City Palace (1.0 Km / 12 min walk)
Useful Hotel Stats
  •  Number of Bars-1
  • Number of Floors-2
  • Number of Restaurants-4
  • Room Voltage- 220
  • Year Hotel Last Renovated- 2011
Treatments

Experience Mewar royalty by choosing treatments offered at the Jiva Spa at Taj Lake Palace, Udaipur. An exclusive range of Signature therapies is offered with a royal touch. All the following signature treatments promote quick healing and are worth the money.

Abhisheka – This body cleansing and detoxification process will refresh you.

Alepa – It involves anointing the body with Royal Mud Bath.

Annasi – Best suited for dry and dull skin, pineapple is the vital ingredient of the process.

Cape Fynbos – From the botanical treasures of South Africa, Cape Fynbos is chosen for complete rejuvenation.

Chandana – Aloe Vera and sandalwood are the time tested ingredients for providing cooling and nourishing effects to the skin.

Gudda Bath – A bliss for fatigue body and mind.

Jagr – This therapy will awaken your senses for sure.

Jivaniya – Exotic herbs are selected for relieving the muscles.

Manda Snana – This hot stone bath aids to attain utter relaxation.

Mangal Snan – An award winning treatment, best taken before a wedding ceremony or an important event.

Mewar Khas– It helps in the skin rejuvenation of the to-be-brides and grooms.

Nawab-E-Khas – Unravel an idyllic state of tranquility.

Sama – A yoga session which heightens the sense of wellbeing.

Samattva – One of the best treatments for balancing the energy and releasing the tension.

Shudhikara – Shudhikara aids in detoxifying mind and body.

Sushupti – A thorough massage to de-stress your body.

Trupti – The traditional head massage followed by a mild back and foot massage.

Udhanna – Lasting for 45 minutes, it gives you a fascinating glow.

Vishrama– Let the therapists massage your body till you reach a deep state of relaxation.

Vellana – It promotes blood circulation and eases the knots.

Vishuddi – Treat your body with a refreshing scrub.

Apart from all these, Indian Therapies, Indian Aromatherapies, Body Scrubs and Wraps, Ayurveda Therapies, Yoga and Meditation, Spa Indulgences, Daily Fitness and Beauty treatments are also offered here.

Note
  • Government-issued photo ID required