Imagine yourself in a royal setting of a palace, pampered like a queen or king, treated to the best of ayurveda, aromatherapy and massage techniques from the world - does that sound like a dream? The Pink City of India - Jaipur, Rajasthan is the place you want to be! A marvel for the eyes and senses with its majestic structures, monuments, palaces, and forts; Jaipur is rich with historic moments embedded in its very soul creating the phenomenal vibe of the warrior times. The rich lineage of brave fighters and warriors born from this land who laid foundations of their dynasties and fortresses, now welcome tourists from over the world for a taste of royalty in their palatial houses converted into family run hotels.
Jaipur as a city has a plethora of experiences to explore, from touristy sight-seeing to palace hotels you’d never want to leave till its time to go home! Explore this list to find your perfect spa holiday in this culturally exploding location and find yourself rejuvenated and relaxed. The list of top 11 luxury hotels and spas in Jaipur has been sorted in descending order (highest to lowest) of price per day in order to maintain transparency of ranking on the list.
Per Day USD 450 | 33,209
Built in 1727, Raj Luxury Palace in Jaipur is one of the oldest mansions of Jaipur originally called the Chaumoo Haveli was later renamed after the last ruler of Chaumoo, Thakur Raja Singh. Converted to Raj Palace luxury hotel and spa Jaipur in 1996 by Princess Jayendra Kumari, the palace has retained its former glory and grandeur along with the many historic artefacts that still adorn the walls of the bygone era.
Spend time with yourself at the spa and find your inner balance away from the hustle and bustle of the city life or take a deep breath with yoga sessions with expert teachers at the palace. City tours and buggy rides are some fascinating options to spend the day.
The much talked about Maharaja’s Pavilion is 16,000 square feet, four storied private structure that was originally used by the ruler himself as his personal quarters for sleeping and relaxation. With a view of the Charbagh and the courtyard, this pavilion includes four sleeping chambers, a private swimming pool, spa, jacuzzi, library, and a museum showcasing the throne of Thakur Sahib. This is the ultimate royal living experience at Raj Palace luxury hotel and spa Jaipur, and possibly all of Rajasthan.
Dine at the Swapna Mahal for a formal fine dining experience with a multi cuisine menu with the Royal Thali as a signature serving, enjoy your afternoon tea or high tea at the fountain courtyard or drinks at Shikarbadi Bar with beautiful arches and tones of pink to match the Pink City vibes.
Per Day USD 338.7 | INR 25,000
Built in 1729, this luxury palace in Jaipur was once home to Sawai Man Jai Singh and Maharani Gayatri Devi and is still owned by the royal family. A truly royal and luxurious experience for a vacation to remember, Raas Rajmahal luxury hotel and spa Jaipur offers everything you could think of when it comes to royalty and history. This magnificent palace comes with lush green serene gardens and fountains including historic artefacts from the king’s times including vintage cars.
With just 13 exclusive rooms named after their famous visiting residents from Queen Elizabeth to Diana Princess of Wales, to the Kennedy and Mountbatten suites. The luxury hotel and spa also has two apartment suites named Maharaja and Yuvraj (prince), which are luxury self sufficient apartments for families or big groups. Exquisite Indian art-deco styling along with handpicked artefacts and family heirloom furniture, you’ll feel like you’re one of the royals.
Opening into the stunning gardens of the palace, serving breakfast and high teas, is the Colonnade - this 24-hour dining option is a delight for the daytime. An ode to Jaipur, is the 51 shades of pink restaurant ideal for breakfasts. Marvel at the family memories and achievements at the Polo Bar offering a selection of liquors and wines.
Experience wellness in its organic, natural and harmful chemical free spa treatments and therapies for a truly relaxing holiday and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. Practice yoga with a backdrop of the Aravalli Hills and elevate your inner balance and mental peace at Raas Rajmahal.
Per day USD 298.2 | INR 22,183+
“A hotel with dramatic design and an equally dramatic setting.” As aptly described by Conde Nast Traveler, Alila Fort Bishangarh Jaipur, has been restored to and beyond its former glory. Belonging to the Shekhawats of Rajasthan, this 230-year-old fortress is spread across 100,000 square feet, built with marble and locally sourced sandstone. The fortress luxury hotel and spa Jaipur holds sustainability as one of its key pillars within its structure and hospitality. Enveloped in the surrounding Aravali mountains, with scenic views of the valley from its hillock vantage point, the thought through restoration process of the fort itself is a history worth learning.
If you’re wondering how to spend your time at this luxury fort palace, don’t worry - there’s tons you can do for a relaxing and truly wellness driven holiday. Start your day with yoga and meditation sessions offered at the palace or head to the Alila Spa for an authentic “Roots of Jaipur” treatment using local herbs and spices of the locale which is a signature offering of this spa. For couples, they offer a romantic take on the wellness spa aspect with a couples’ bath and wine for a private and special time to reconnect with yourself and your partner in a picturesque and royal setting. Enjoy a drink or two by the poolside while watching the sun set, or take a dip and splash around for a fun time!
With everything luxury, the accommodation is nothing less at this fortress. The presidential suite, spread across a massive 1000 square feet offers all modern amenities including a private sit-out terrace to experience the majestic views of the valley. Feel like spending the day resting or catching up on some reading with a view? The Heritage rooms offer window side daybeds with the Bishangarh village Jaipur in the background. All rooms are royally luxurious and promise a delightful and well rested stay during your holiday.
Just like the other features of this palace hotel, dining at Alila is an unforgettable experience. The menu has been designed and crafted by well-renowned Indian Chef - Ranveer Brar, known for his soulful style of cooking which is now reflected in the food preparations at Alila. Authentic, slow cooking, locally sourced are some of the words and ways the food at Alila is prepared and served at it’s various dining options. From an outdoor grilling experience at Nazaara which is a must-try for meat lovers to Amarsar, named after the birthplace of the Shekhawats, is an indoor specialty fine dining space or the Kachhawa Lounge which is an all day coffee shop serving coffee, cakes, chai and champagne. For the liquor connoisseurs and even the occasional enthusiasts, Madhuveni offers the best of cognacs and cigars in thick stone wall architecture. If you want to spend a special evening dining privately, Alila offers that in its various private dining spaces especially for you.
If you wish to step out for some local activities, consider meeting local artisans and watch them weave their magic, or take a horse ride tour of the Bishangarh shelter and river just like the kings of medieval times.
Per Day USD 271 | INR 20,000
Spread across 32 acres of marvel is the unique Shiv Vilas Palace luxury hotel and spa Jaipur which opened in 2006 and the construction started in 2002. This modern-day recreation of a palace based on various ancient forts and palaces of Rajasthan by an expert team of architects after long research is a true testament of their efforts as you enter the hotel. The great white façade with beautiful domes and the opulence carries you away into a world beyond.
Spend the day pampering yourself at the Divine Spa indulging in various treatments and therapies from Ayurveda to Balinese delivered by a team of experts. Guests can also opt for yoga classes on request to find their inner balance. Experience camel and elephant rides and transport yourself to the middle-ages of the times before cars and convenience.
Experience royalty at Shiv Vilas in its accommodation facilities with various category rooms to cater to couples, families and groups. The Maharaja suite is ideal for those wanting to live like complete royalties with marble carved furniture and gold fittings, while the Luxury King Suite is a modern take on the king’s quarters with hand painted gold leaf work on its domed ceiling and beautiful views of the mountains, gardens and fountains. All rooms are fitted with complete amenities along with comfort and middle age dramatics for an exclusive experience.
Dine in style at Shiv Vilas luxury hotel and spa at its many dining options from their all-day dining restaurant Flavors to the Orient Bay for the flavours of the Orient. The Sheesh Mahal, named for its intricate mirror worked walls, serves North Indian cuisine with Tandoor and Mughlai food. Other options include the Patio for an outdoor setting while the Crystal Bar is ideal for an evening of merriment and drinks. Couples can enjoy candlelight dinners or groups can choose to participate in live cooking sessions by the executive chef of the resort.
Trivia: This is a known celebrity hotspot for movie shootings in Jaipur!
Per Day USD 176.1 | INR 12,999
Located in Jaipur, spread over thirteen acres is the eco-friendly Lohagarh Fort Resort and spa Jaipur. Its heritage-like demeanor transports you to a different time period from the skyscrapers and busy roads we are used to. With curated lush green gardens providing for space and closeness to nature, immerse yourself in an adventure to tranquility.
Unwind and relax at the Moksha Spa treating your body to ayurvedic massages from shirodhara to body wraps, or choose from their international therapies like aroma, Swedish massages and more. Attend yoga classes amidst nature with experts at the resort while enjoying fresh air and serenity. Request for Elephant Rides to experience how kings and royals traveled before technology!
With a host of accommodation options at this unique resort, you will be spoilt for choice. Awaken to the sounds of birds in the Swiss Luxury Tents featuring a private jacuzzi or pick wooden/ stone cottages that have a private pool and Korean healing stone mounted beds. The white stone luxury suites come with an indoor pool for complete privacy, or pick one with an outdoor pool to ensure you don’t miss out on the landscape at all. Live king size in their featured Dream Villa which is ideal for families or groups as it comes with 3 luxury rooms, a private pool and garden allowing space for private social evenings.
Per Day USD 157 | INR 11,588
A family home to the Peelwa family, this splendid palace in Jaipur has been converted into a resort to invite guests into a cozy homely setting. Spread over an area of 50,000 square feet with lush gardens and courtyards and is accessible from the main city of Jaipur.
Royal accommodation with comfort is a priority at Suryaa Villa luxury hotel and spa Jaipur. Guests can choose from three types of rooms designed by artisans and tailored to perfection for a truly Rajasthani experience. All rooms are fitted with modern amenities and the Junior suite comes with a private sit-out area as well.
Enjoy delicious meals at the Villa restaurant with a variety of cuisines to choose from that meet your tastes. One can choose to dine pool side for a refreshing time outdoors. Live cultural shows are arranged for guests on request.
Rejuvenate yourself at the Ayurvedic Spa that offers a range of treatments like foot reflexology, Abhayangam massage or baths and scrubs for relaxing the mind and body.
Per day USD 112.9 | INR 8,400+
Restored over the generations of the Rawals of Samode, the ancestral rulers built the Samode Haveli more than 225 years ago in the Pink city of Jaipur. Lush green courtyards, curated gardens and the old world charm all blend together for a unique experience at the Samode Haveli. Although the restoration process required necessary alterations to the original structure, it is still in all its true sense an episode from history.
While you’re vacationing at Samode and wondering how to spend your day at the Haveli, take a relaxing dip in the Moorish-style swimming pool or unwind in the jacuzzi, while the little ones can safely enjoy the wading pool. For fitness enthusiasts, the modern gym and steam room are the perfect place to hit the early morning before starting a power-packed day! The well-equipped spa is the perfect getaway for finding your inner balance and experiencing Ayurveda in the midst of desert tranquillity.
Accommodation at the Samode Haveli luxury spa and hotel Jaipur does not fall behind on treating guests to royalty. The restored living quarters of the rulers have been converted into deluxe rooms and suites, fitted with modern amenities while keeping the heritage intact.
When it comes to food, experience Rajasthan through its spices and produce blended for authenticity at the dining hall or a-la-carte delicacies at the beautiful fountain courtyard. The regal Verandah Lounge is perfect for your high tea as you enjoy the slowly fading sun. If you’re a wine connoisseur, you might have a treat waiting for you at Samode's own wine cellar or have an upbeat evening with cocktails by the pool.
Per Day USD 108.3 | INR 7,999
Built over 300 years ago, Chomu Palace luxury hotel and spa Jaipur is a fortified palace hotel that stands as a reflection of the royal lifestyle of the princes. Its authentic architecture and design are a testament to the history the palace has seen and survived. Its grand entrance takes you on a journey to the aristocratic memories of the palace.
With a blend of the old-world charm and contemporary hospitality, choose from a variety of room options all created keeping comfort and luxury at the core. The palace suite offers four poster beds and traditional antique furniture, the historic suite features intricate mural walls and takes your back a few centuries. Live like a queen in the Maharani Suite with handcrafted furniture made of silver and decorated for complete comfort royal style.
Take yourself on a gastronomic journey while tasting authentic Indian delicacies at the Darbar Hall. Reflecting the royal life is the glass work marvel Sheesh Mahal serving a fine collection of liquors and wines for the connoisseurs.
Take advantage of the various recreational and wellness activities at the Chomu Palace like the swimming pool for a relaxing dip or a rejuvenating spa treatment to destress while enjoying your getaway.