Romantic Udaipur, known for its beautiful lakes and palaces, is possibly the best city in India for a stay that's reminiscent of royalty. There are many palace hotels to choose from.
Devi Garh is a rambling old 18th century fort-palace, located around 45 minutes from Udaipur city. It's been restored in modern style with 39 sumptuous suites for guests.
Fateh Prakash Palace
This hotel is an original palace full of antique furniture and paintings. It's part of the famous City Palace complex, where the Mewar royal family still lives, located on the banks of Lake Pichola.
The Lake Palace, part of the Taj Group of hotels, is often referred to as one of the world's most romantic hotels. It's a magical 250 year old white marble and mosaic summer palace, located in the middle of Lake Pichola.
Shikarbadi is a former hunting lodge of the Royal Family of Mewar. Its quiet location in the Aravalli hills around 15 minutes from the city is full of wildlife, including spotted deer, monkeys, peacocks, and migratory birds.
Shiv Niwas Palace
Originally the residence of Maharana Fateh Singh, and also used to accommodate royal guests, the stylish Shiv Niwas Palace hotel is part of the City Palace complex as well.
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