The Taj Sawai Madhopur Lodge is located in 12 acres of spacious gardens. It was built in 1930 by Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II of Jaipur as a lodge for his hunts in Ranthambore which at that time was the hunting preserve of the Royal family of Jaipur. This 75 year old hunting lodge has a lot of history. It is one km from the station and a 20 minute drive from Ranthambore National Park.
It has Standard Rooms, Superior Rooms and Suites. The Suites are part of the original accommodation used by the Maharaja of Jaipur and his personal guests. Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip stayed in these suites during their visit. From October to March spacious tents are pitched. Every tent has a canopied bedroom with a permanent structured dressing room and bathroom.
Facilities and Services at Sawai Madhopur Lodge
Business Services include Business Center offering fax, email, Internet and photocopying.
Leisure and Other Services include:
- Airport transfer (At extra cost)
- Astrologer (On call)
- Beauty Parlor Services on Reqest
- Car rentals
- Currency exchange
- Doctor (On call)
- Jungle Safari Tours (At extra cost)
- Laundry Services
- Luggage storage
- Postal / Parcel services
- Room service (Ltd Hrs)
Dining at Taj Sawai Madhopur Lodge:
Dining is both Indian and Continental, and is either in the Dining Hall, or in the Neem Terrace which is an open-air terrace.
Recreation at Sawai Madhopur Lodge Hotel :
For recreation there is wildlife slide show, nature talk, badminton, croquet, tennis, pool table, jogging, bicycles, and body massage. Visits can also be organized to Devpura for seeing Black Bucks, and to Mansarover and Soorwal for bird watching.