Image Landsat / Copernicus Data SIO, NOAA, U.S. Navy, NGA, CEBCO Image IBCAO. Google Earth. Some impressions before starting my hotel tour. IMHO, The Oberoi Udaivilas is the best luxury resort in India. Oberoi Udaivilas is located in Udaipur. Udaipur is widely known as India’s most beautiful and romantic. i nis is me resorts main entrance gate The gate leads to a series of impressive courtyards, corridors and lush gardens. The gate leads to a series of impressive courtyards, corridors and lush gardens. Most guests arrive by boat across the lake towards the hotel’s domed silhouette. The resort is located on the bank of Lake J&t Pla.
Most guests arrive by boat across the lake towards the hotel. The ultra luxurious hotel is spread over fifty acres. It stands on the 200 year old hunting grounds of the Maharana of Mewar. The resort’s arrival courtyard is enormous. It is flanked by arcades and has a lotus-shaped pond at its center. The entire arrival experience is made to impOts It delivers on the “wow factor” in the first minutes of every guest’s arrival. The building was designed by Nimish PateL. Nimish Patel was one of India’s star architects, active in heritage structure preservation. The property is conceptualized around cou Courtyards are the essence of the architecture of Mewar.
The Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur, India Photo Gallery
The entire complex is a creamy white monotone. Thick walls with arch openings and niches lend the resort a vibrant and uniq. Welcome to the Oberoi Udaivilas1 main lobby. The hotel’s opulent interiors are as impressive as its exterior. The lobby is located under a large dome. The dome is decorated with floral paintings on gold leaf. The dome is lit by a grand crystal chandelier. The dome and chandelier loom over a trickling fountain. The design showcases the craftsmanship of Rajasthan. Artifacts like paintings, swords, and shields add a touch of local history. The decor evokes the grandeur of Udaipur’s royal status Udaipur is the world’s oldest ruling dynasty, spanning 76 generations and 1500 years.
Check-in and -out is done at the lobby (or room. From this majestic space, a maze of corridors radiates in all directions. Check-in and -out is done at the lobby (or room), From this majestic space, a maze of corridors radiates in all directions. The hotel’s ground plan is inspired by its home city. It mimics the layout of Udaipur itself whose seven lakes are linked by canals. The bar is open from noon until midnight seven days a week. The bar features, It is naturally lit during the traditional archways and day and glowing in the light of glass lamps after sunset does. The bar features traditional arches and domes. It is naturally lit during the day and glowing in the light of glass lamps after sunset.
The bar’s decor fuses Western and Indian elements. It features leather armchairs and chenille sofas. Next to the lobby and bar is the resort’s candle room The candle room marks the transition from the hotel’s public spaces to the guest wings. The candle room features its own dome. The dome is encrusted with a thousand pieces of molten glass glow. The candle room gives access to the guest wings. The guest wings are centered around majestic courtyards and lush gardens. One of the courtyards features a Sun God. The Mewari princes claim to be descendants from the Sun God. The Oberoi Udaivilas offers 87 guest rooms and suites Every room has a generous garden space with a patio (some with direct pool access). Every room has a generous garden space with a patio (some with direct pool access). I stayed in this room during my holiday. Room category: premier room with semi-private pool.
The room is decorated with traditional Indian fabrics. It features a king size bed, plush sofa and wooden writing desk. Tip: get free VIP perks when booking via Virtuoso. This includes a room upgrade, daily breakfast, and one lunch for two (link below the post). Virtuoso is my preferred way to book luxury hotels. It is the leading global network of agencies specializing in luxury travel. The marble bathroom is equipped with. One sink, a shower cabin, toilet, and standalone bathtub. The Oberoi-labeled toiletries are daily replenished. The bathroom is stocked with high-end toiletries. Guests can stay for free at The Oberoi Udaivilas. This possibility is offered via the Oberoi Hotel Group’s loyalty program “Connections”. Connection points are earned with stays at Obero These points can be redeemed for free stays at Oberoi Hotels, including Oberoi.
Do you participate in a hotel loyalty program?. The room’s best asset is its outdoor space It offers lovely views of Lake Pichola in Udaipur’s City Palace. The terrace offers direct access to a swimming pool. This is one of the hotel’s three swimming pools (the other two are shown later). The hotel is managed by Oberoi. Oberoi is one of the most exclusive hotel brands in the world. The Oberoi story started in 1934 in the city of! Mohan Singh Oberoi pioneered the idea of luxury hospitality in India by opei. Today, the group operates 35 hotels and cruise ships It is present in six countries under the luxury ‘Oberoi’ and five-star ‘Trident’ brand. It is present in six countries under the luxury ‘Oberoi’ and five-star ‘Trident’ brand. The Oberoi family is still a majority sh. Mohan Singh Oberoi’s son, Prithviraj Singh “Biki” Oberoi, is the group’s.
I have previously published two other Oberoi hotel posts:. The Oberoi New Delhi and The Oberoi Amarvilas near the Taj Mahal. Udaipur’s City Palace can be seen in the distance. The City Palace is the largest palace complex of Rajasthan and open to tourists. The Oberoi Udaivilas features gargantuan dime It can take days to explore all of the resort’s courtyards, gardens, and fa<. The Oberoi Udaivilas features gargantuan dimensions. It can take days to explore all of the resort's courtyards, gardens, and facilities. The hotel is set on fifty acres of well manicured g It's a pure delight to explore the romantic gardens and courtyards on foot. Twenty acres are reserved for a wildlife sanctuary. The wildlife reserve is home to various animals like deer, wild boar, and peacocks. This is the hotel's main swimming pool. The pool is 27 m (89 ft) long and located in its own courtyard. The pool has a dramatic and unique look. It is rimmed with alternating squares of black-granite and white-marble steps. It features either a hotel review or a flight trip report in Business or First Class. Let's have a stroll in the gardens. Enjoy the serenity and tranquility of the place for a few moments. The flower-filled gardens offer a nice view of Udaipur. The gardens roll down from the hotel complex to the lake's tree-fringed shore. The Oberoi Udaivilas has two excellent restaurants. Both are located down a majestic staircase (only one restaurant is shown in this post). Surya Mahal is the resort's informal all-day dining venue. It serves Western and Indian cuisine under a sky blue, cloud brushed dome. Surya Mahal is the resort's informal all-day dining vehud.