Samode Haveli: Jaipur Heritage Hotel

When traveling in Rajasthan, one has a choice of staying in one of the new five-star hotels recently built along the periphery of the main cities.  While these hotels are luxurious, they lack the character and connection to the city’s history.  This is why we highly recommend staying in heritage hotels, which are usually old palaces […]

The Farm Jaipur: Eclectic Art Hotel in Rajasthan

The Farm Jaipur Hotel is a green and peaceful 6-hectare retreat only 30 mins from the vibrant and bustling city of Jaipur, India. The Farm Jaipur is largely constructed from spare parts and salvaged furniture from the family’s old palace, which was dismantled in advance of a major dam-building project. Here everything from the palace’s old […]

The Rasa Resort in Jaipur: luxury camp within Amber Fort

Located near Jaipur, Rajasthan, this unique accommodation at the Rasa Resort is a 500 square foot tent (about 46 square metres) that pairs luxury with a strong contemporary aesthetic. Each tent is meticulously detailed with quality materials and sensual elements. The tents have large bay windows with a light filtering latticework and a high ceiling […]

Devi Ratn: luxury boutique hotel opens in Jaipur, India

If you are going to Jaipur, India, check out the Devi Ratn, an opulent boutique hotel opening in October 2010 comprised of 60 suites and 3 villas, all of which have stunning views of the Aravali mountains. The interiors of Devi Ratn are impressive: contemporary chic blended with traditional artwork and colors from Rajasthan; terrazzo […]