Destination wedding in palace hotels of Rajasthan

Let us look into Palaces of Rajasthan that have been converted into Hotels, as Wedding Venues! 

  1. Most of the Rajasthan’s cities have palaces that have been converted into hotels 
  1. Your wedding in one of these palaces will be witness to: 
  • a  place  of  historical significance giving identity to their respective cities 
  • a  metaphor of preserving the cultural heritage 
  1. Read on to know more about city wise list of these popular & unpopular palaces also 

Wedding in Rajasthan is the stuff that all fairy tales weddings are made of. They are full of our age old traditions, royal hospitality with padharo mare des as state’s tourism policy,and perfectly healthy and nerve soothing foods-dal,batti, churma, kair, saangri to name a few.  The first to-do for wedding planning in Rajasthan is booking a wedding venue. With so many options in the properties, let us chalk out few ideal wedding venues-mostly Palaces converted into hotels- in the state of Rajasthan. We will name palaces converted into hotels, in Rajasthan, and also their certain features. For the specific property features, a separate analysis will have to be done by your wedding planner in Rajasthan. The below list is more of reference for you to catalog palaces that have been converted into hotels in Rajasthan. (Click here for  Palace Hotels of Jaipur as Wedding Venues)

  • Jodhpur Palaces-The most popular and perfectly managed Palace Hotel is Umed Bhawan Palace. This palace is of the Rajawada times .It is property of Jodhpur’s Former Maharaja Gaj Singh. Today this property is being run in a very professional manner by Taj Group of Hotels. This place is perfect example of the architectural expertise. This building has been made only by Jodhpuri red stones and no cement has been used in its construction. From many popular weddings which have happened here, one is that of Liz Hurley and Arun Nayaar.The other palace hotel in Jodhpur is Ranabanka Palace and palatial wedding venue is Mehrangarh Fort.
  • Khimsar Palace is situated in Nagore and was built in 15th century by the son of the founder of Jodhpur. Today part of it is still residence of the family’s direct lineage and rest has been opened as a Palace hotel. Today this palace is converted into Hotel and is managed by Welcome Group of Hotels. It is one of the best choices for destination weddings.
  • Udaipur-Udaipur‘s Lake Palace, today is known as Taj Lake Palace. This palace is built in the midst of a bog lake, so you know how beauty personified the place or palace must be.Hinduja, one of the business tycoons of India also chose this place for one of the weddings in their family.
  • Bikaner-Lalgarh palace is another beautiful palace in Bikaner. This palace is built of red stones .It was built by Maharaja Ganga Singh ji in late 18thSituated in desert area, there have been lot of desert theme weddings that have been organized here.
  • Kota-has Umed Bhawan Palace which was residence of the ruling king of Kota in early 1900’s. This was built with beautiful combination of Victorian and Rajputi architecture. It has 32 big spacious rooms and stately gardens and corridors. This place is also favorite of Bollywood stars.
  • Chittorgarh – has Nahargarh Palace which is surrounded by a private lake, dense forests and Aravali range. This is the one of the most amazing wedding venue one can chose.

 

These are real, age old palaces of Rajasthan which if you are getting booked as your wedding venue, will make your wedding truly royal.

 

Author-Rishi Singh

Co-owner of Splash Events, The Wedding Planners

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Date Published:12th Oct 2017

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Palatial hotels of Jaipur as wedding destinations

Palace Hotels of Jaipur as Wedding Venues 

Let us see which are real palace hotels in Jaipur and which are not

  1. Jaipur has various royal destination wedding venues
  2. Real Palace hotels – are Palaces converted into hotels
  3. The other royal venues are newly built mirror images of these age old Palaces

Jaipur is famous for destination weddings and all possible beautiful weddings, from decor and venue aspect, are organized in this land of rich cultural heritage. There are galore of venues in Jaipur which look so royal and magnificent but when you do proper read or study you will find that actual Palace hotels are very few in Jaipur. Jaipur has few palaces, and you can count them on fingers, which have been converted into hotels. Other wedding venues in Jaipur are more of replica of these palace hotels.

 Palaces in Jaipur were constructed before Indian independence. These places have been residences to the royal families of Jaipur. Here we will take you through real Palaces in Jaipur which are even hotels and can be taken as wedding venues in Jaipur.

JaiMahal Palace in Jaipur is the biggest and finest palace which is amalgamation of Mughal and Rajputi architecture. JaiMahal Palace was residence of Sir Mirza Muhammad Ismail, who was Diwan or Prime Minister of Jaipur in the year 1942-1946. JaiMahal Palace is situated in the middle of the city, hence it is a very convenient for the guests. This palace was also called “Natani Ka Bagh” in old times and even today the locals can easily identify Natani Ka Baagh with JaiMahal Palace.

For your destination wedding in Jaipur you will find lot of options in the form of Palaces hotels in Jaipur
Real Palaces in Jaipur, now converted into hotels are great destination wedding venue options

Rambagh Palace is another palace converted into high-end hotel and it is the popular high segment destination wedding venue. JaiMahal Palace and Rambagh palace are both perfectly managed properties of Taj Group. Rambagh Palace has been witness to weddings of Ambani family, and has been host to celebrities like Nicole Kidman, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, so you know how picture perfect and splendid this Palace is.

Lily Pool is another very beautiful palace and it was Rajmata Gayatari Devi’s luxurious estate till the last years of her life. Lily pool was her abode in Jaipur. Today, part of the Lily Pool is known as Taj SMS Function Centre and it is a grand wedding venue in Jaipur. It is situated in the centre of the city. Taj SMS Function centre is a cosy place for your family to stay royal like during the wedding and your guests to experience the grandeur of palace. It has a swimming pool, open garden and a banquet hall, which can be used as different wedding venue site for three different wedding functions -mehendi, sangeet, and wedding reception.

Chomu palace, situated 30 kms from Jaipur is also a Palace with historical importance. This palace belonged to the thikanedaar of Chomu riyasat. Today Chomu Palace is run by a hotel group and it is a much liked destination wedding venue of Jaipur. It is also a budgeted palace destination wedding venue of Jaipur. Also it is a choice of Bollywood movies shooting venues. Few popular Bollywood movies that have been extensively shot here are, Bol Bachchan, Bhool Bhulaiya.

These palaces of Jaipur can help you create your picture perfect dream wedding, with the help of a wedding planner in Jaipur. Do visit them once, before you start your wedding planning and we promise you, you will be charmed by their serene beauty. 

Author-Rishi Singh

Co-owner of Splash Events, The Wedding Planners

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Date Published: 16 September 2017 

Heritage Palaces as wedding destinations in Jaipur

Old  palaces &  heritage hotels in Jaipur are great destination wedding venue options!

  1. Jaipur  old palace & heritage hotels provide all the hospitality & welcome that your wedding guest should have
  2. You get lot of options in heritage hotels & palalces to choose as well while fixing up the same as your wedding venue

Whenever there is a couple getting married in north of India and for that matter anywhere in India or anywhere in the entire world , Jaipur as a dream wedding venue is there in the list of the couples.

Jaipur is a place with lot of ancient and historical palaces and resorts. Also there are lot of heritage properties in Jaipur and entire Rajasthan as well that have been converted into heritage hotels with the intent of promoting tourism in the state. With Jaipur having a perfect connectivity with Delhi and the entire India, it has become a popular wedding venue destination.

Palaces in Jaipur-Rambagh Palace Jaipur,Jai Mahal Palace Jaipur are famous historical palaces of Jaipur , which are managed by TajGroup and has witnessed lot of royal destination weddings. Jaigarh Fort, near Amer Mahal is a majestic wedding destination . The Jaigarh Fort, as a wedding venue can become more splendid with setup of SheeshMahal, similar to the one used in Bollywood movie ‘Mughle-Aazam’ as vedi.

City Palace Jaipur is another beautiful ancient  palace in Jaipur, whose courtyard area is given for Royal Rajasthani Weddings. This place has silver color big urns of the times of Maharaja Madho Singh which have their own significance. During the night time when artificial lights are put on these urns, the place becomes more bright and beautiful and the royal weddings in City palace looks almost breath takingly beautiful.

Sisodiya Rani ka Bagh is another beautiful and grand wedding venue in Jaipur, situated surrounded by Aravali hills. This place is full with water fountains and with recent contemporary additions, in all these fountains LED lights have been added  which makes the wedding venue decor ambience happy. Another historical site, which is also today’s sought after wedding venue is Kanak Vrindavan. Kanak Vrindavan is also surrounded by Aravali’s and near this place is Jaipur’s JalMahal which makes Kanak Vrindavan extremely picturesque for wedding venues. Chomu Palce in Jaipur is also newly opened for wedding guests and wedding venue.

Taj SMS Convention Centre in Jaipur is one of the most elegant wedding venue
Heritage hotels in Jaipur have a grace which is distinct in its own way

Resorts in Jaipur-   There are many heritage and palace look resorts in Jaipur and they majorly cater to the wedding guests , who choose Jaipur as their  destination wedding venue. Few resorts to name in Jaipur are Shiv Vilas, Amber Villas, Chokhi Dhani Jaipur, FairMont, Rajasthali Resorts. These resorts are look-alike of heritage properties with five star culture services.

The option of choosing palace and resorts as wedding venues  in Jaipur is entirely upto the couple. These places have their own respective charm which can be accordingly planned.

Author-Rishi Singh

Co-owner of Splash Events ,The Wedding Planners

wedding planners in jaipur / wedding planners in udaipur / wedding planners in jodhpur / wedding planners in jaisalmer / wedding planners in rajasthan

www.splashevents.in

Date Published:23rd June 2017

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