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Oberoi Udaivilas stands on the banks of Lake Pichola facing Udaipur and with views across the water to the 17th century palaces of Jagmandir and Jagniwas.
A fabulous resort hotel set among fifty acres of former hunting grounds, Udaivilas itself is nothing short of palatial. Domes, turrets, fountains and reflection pools feature regularly throughout the hotel and are complimented by the beautiful bright and airy bedrooms and suites. The décor throughout is traditionally inspired, featuring dark wood furniture and elegant, ornate design, however all modern conveniences are catered for. Opt for either a garden facing room one of the rooms with a private or semi-private pool.
When it comes to dining guests will be spoilt for choice of options, with both indoor and al fresco restaurants offering a variety of international and Indian cuisine. Suryamahal and Chandni is open throughout the day and offers fantastic views across the lake, while Udaimahal is an evening spot with a night sky domed ceiling and traditional musical performances.
A stay in Udaipur is undoubtedly about exploring the rich culture and beautiful palaces; however a luxurious hotel base will never go amiss. To complete your stay in Udaipur save some time to relax and enjoy the gardens and the views at Oberoi Udaivilas, and visit the stunning Banyan Tree Spa, with yet more views over the lake.
A pristine version of an original Rajasthani Mewari moated palace, Udaivilas took ten years to build.
Frances, Original Traveller