Taj Lake Palace

The Taj Lake Palace is a unique luxury hotel set in an 18th century palace of white marble that appears to float on Udaipur’s Lake Pichola.

Constructed as a pleasure palace for Maharana Jagat Singh II in 1746, the Taj Lake Palace is one of the most romantic luxury hotels in the world and the set for many famous movies including the James Bond film “Octopussy”. Appearing to float in the middle of serene Lake Pichola, this gorgeous white marble complex offers sweeping views of Udaipur’s marvellous City Palace and the surrounding Aravalli mountain range.

Accommodation is in 66 exquisite rooms and 17 suites, showcasing a range of traditional Indian decorative styles. All come with the finest in bedlinen, plush waffle bathrobes, flatscreen TVs and round-the-clock personalised butler service. Should you wish to dine privately, there is 24-hour room service at this multi-award-winning hotel.

A wide range of restaurants are available to guests, ranging from Indian and European fine dining to a stylish bar. For recreation, there is a large outdoor pool, a fitness centre and yoga facilities, as well as a wellness spa. To learn the many secrets of Taj Lake Palace, take a heritage walk with a resident historian. You can also view the Maharana’s 22 vintage car collection and take a scenic boat ride on the lake.


How to get to Taj Lake Palace

Taj Lake Palace is located 40 minutes (approximately 25km) from Udaipur Airport.

Taj Lake Palace Highlights

  • A unique luxury hotel set in an 18th century palace of white marble
  • The set for many movies, appearing to float upon Lake Pichola
  • Privacy and exclusivity, with sweeping views of Udaipur’s City Palace
  • Round-the-clock butler service throughout your stay
  • Heritage walks around the complex and tours of a vintage car collection

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