: Well located in the centre of Udaipur, The Garden Hotel, a
circular building that has been a distinguished landmark in the city is
set away from the City Palace Complex. Located across the edge of Gulab
Bagh, a tree lined landscaped garden spread across acres of greenery;
the hotel is also well known for its in-house museum - the renowned
Vintage and Classic Car Collection. The serenity of the location, grace
and warmth of the staff-members make for a memorable and comfortable
Accommodation : HRH Group of
Hotels recently carried out major renovations to its city property, The
Garden Hotel. The hotel has 29 rooms in all. 21 Standard Rooms and 8
Superior rooms. All rooms are air-conditioned with furniture once at the
Lake Palace Hotel. The rooms are well-appointed, offering satellite
television and telecom facilities to keep guests connected with the
Dining : Dining venues at the
hotel are noteworthy. The Garden Hotel has been a popular stopover for
thousands of people visiting Udaipur, and over the years, the hotel
restaurant has become famous for serving authentic ethnic cuisine.
A restaurant offers Vegetarian cuisine and there is also The Garden Bar.
Garden Kebabs “Open air Bar-be-que” was recently introduced.
Other Facilities : The Hotel
offers a number of venues both outdoor and indoor, to host functions.
The Top Terrace on the circular building is ideal for casual buffets
while the courtyard is open for special functions and can accommodate
almost a thousand guests.
The Vintage Car Crescent is a distinctive venue as it utilizes the
semi-circular space of the historic car collection for formal banquets
and sit-down dinners. Interestingly, this eco-friendly hotel also has a
good collection of solar bicycles solar scooters and solar rickshaws for
discerning guests to hire.
Shopping, Sightseeing and Excursions
: As the hotel is located in the centre of Udaipur, city sights
abound - heritage Museums, Lake Palaces, and religious destinations to
name a few. Kumbhalgarh, Chittor Fort and Mount Abu are also accessible
though some distance away. The historic battle site of Haldighati is
also an easy drive outside Udaipur city. Udaipur furthermore has a proud
heritage as a centre for crafts and performing arts. It is famous for
its school of miniature paintings in the Rajput - Mughal style. These
paintings, meticulous in detailing and delicate in brushwork, are done
on cloth, marble, wood, paper and even leaves. Beautifully crafted
enamel work called Meenakari is also a good buy in Udaipur. Filigree
animals and birds richly coloured in ruby reds, blues, greens and whites
form a dominant theme. Bandhini and Lehariya, age-old techniques of
tying and dyeing fabrics are another specialty of the region.
How to reach The Garden Hotel : By train: The city railway
station is approximately 02 kilometres outside the City Palace, a drive
of maximum 10 minutes
By Air: Maharana Pratap Airport is approximately 25 kms from the City
Palace, a drive of about 30 minutes.
By Road: The Mumbai to Delhi four lane national highway (No 76)
General weather conditions:
Rajasthan is known for its hot summers and cool winter climate. The best
season to visit is between October and February when the average day
time temperature ranges from 18-25 C. During the daytime, lightweight
clothing is recommended and a thick woollen shawl in the evenings during
the winter months. It is also recommended that guests carry a light wrap
during the colder months.