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Shiv Niwas Palace

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The City Palace, Udaipur 313001 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked here, hoping to be part of a beautiful historical property, and that's exactly waht we got. The rest was a mystery. As we checked in, we soon realised it was going to be a sad experience. The hotel seemed old , tarnished, uncared...More

Thank DharmK_13
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A truly fantastic place to stay. Not often you can stay in an actual palace! Very quiet and peaceful with amazing views of the lake and yet only a few minutes walk into the heart of Udaipur. It even has an outdoor pool which is...More

Thank david l
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

1 day not got proper bed but the have changed the room n that was great , ankit (Front office )and the duty manager and the barman made are stay lovely best of luck to the team an we will back soon for a lovely...More

Thank SandeepP1159
Reviewed 5 days ago

This hotel sure does strike an outstanding service and customer expectations are definitely met. Great selection of 'dinner choices' and that too comes in with a package - live gazal singers which was very entertaining. Dinning staff were courteous, friendly and jumped at assisting the...More

Thank JantiBasha
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful rooms, excellent service and an attention to detail that is lacking in many indian hotels. I would highly recommend this hotel and give it 100% plus. The hotel is within the palace complex which was a great location and made for interesting morning walks...More

Thank Kim C
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Shiv Niwas Palace offers beautiful, yet differing suites and rooms to choose from 17 individually decorated suites carry original furniture and portraits that have been with the royal family for ...More generations. All the suites look out onto the natural panorama of Udaipur. Unparalleled splendor and spaciousness characterise each room.Guests to Shiv Niwas Palace like to return time and again. The hospitality is unchanged from the not-so-distant times when Shiv Niwas Palace was a royal guesthouse. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$112 - US$685 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shiv Niwas Palace Udaipur
,
Hotel Shiv Niwas Palace
Location
India > Rajasthan > Udaipur District > Udaipur
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$112 - US$685 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shiv Niwas Palace Udaipur
,
Hotel Shiv Niwas Palace
Location
India > Rajasthan > Udaipur District > Udaipur
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Traveller (520)
Room & Suite (400)
Dining (76)
Pool & Beach (42)
Amenities (9)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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RoohiC6
13 April 2018|
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Response from Spanishworld | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so, but do not miss the breakfast at the pool side on the Shiv Niwas. The setting and the quality of the food are the best that I have found in India. Really lovely...
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glukos
10 April 2018|
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Response from JnMb-c | Reviewed this property |
Hello. I’d contact the hotel to be absolutely certain. Staff incredibly helpful and attentive. Whilst I don’t know the answer for sure I’d be very surprised if they didn’t. Enjoy!
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rocky_aj17
21 August 2017|
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Response from Namita D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, They usually have a buffet for the breakfast in their dining area, which is a closed one. But you can have your breakfast in the pool area. You have to book the hotel with breakfast for that. Or you have the option of... More
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Room Tips
"Stay in this property is worthy of it only if you get rooms on higher floor surrounding the swimming pool."
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"Try and get rooms with windows or go for the suites (more expensive!)"
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"Book only terrace suites for lake view"
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"Top floor rooms have best views, but step access only."
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