The Best Hotels in Udaipur

Hotel, Udaipur, Lake View Place, Lake Pichola

A large portion of the best hotels in Udaipur also make up some of the most interesting and inspiring in all of India and places like the Lake palace for example, are truly unique in every way.

I have listed some of the most unique and highly recommended hotels in Udaipur ranging from 5 star, down to the cheapest of the cheap. Of course, if you are going to be visiting in Udaipur, it's really only natural that you will want to stay in a palace.

It is truly a once in a life time opportunity!

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The Taj Lake palace

The Lake palace is pretty much the finest hotel in Udaipur, steeped in history and wonder, it floats on Lake Pichola like a white pearl. This is the number one hotel in Udaipur and offers a once in a life time opportunity to stay in one of the most exciting hotels in the world and definitely one of the best hotels in Udaipur

Taj Lake palace Udaipur, Udaipur, Lake, Palce Inside, garden


The palace is definitely one of the best hotels in Udaipur and holds about 83 well equipped rooms (all mod-cons), decorated in silks, stones and marble and decked out in hand crafted furniture. The rooms have been divided into 8 levels, ranging from standard, to grand royal suites.


There are numerous restaurants and bars at the palace including Jharokha and Amrit Sagar which is the bar and lounge and beautifully decorated. All offer various types of Indian cuisine and it is also possible to get some western dishes as well.

Recreation and things to do

A spa that offers loads of different types of treatments is located in the hotel. There is also a gym, aerobic workout room and of course a swimming pool.

There is a bookshop and a small shopping area with souvenir shop etc. The hotel is also fully equipped to deal with any cooperate or business needs, including a meeting room and space for banquets and conferences etc.

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Grand Laxmi Vilas Palace

Grand Laxmi Vilas Palace hotel is one of the finest heritage best hotels in Udaipur. The hotel offers breathtaking views over the surrounding Aravali hills and the lakes of Udaipur.

Grand laxmi vials hotel, Udaipur, India, Heritage hotel, accommodation


The Hotel offers 54 fully equipped rooms that include 11 full, luxury suites. The rooms are well decorated with a wide array of options including a telephone, refrigerator, colour TV, doctor on call, safe deposit lockers, laundry and dry cleaning.

Grand Laxmi hotel, Udaipur Hotel, room


There is only one restaurant in the Grand Laxmi Vilas Palace but it does serve pretty much whatever you want: Chinese, Indian or Continental etc. Sur sagar, the Hotel bar, offers a great atmosphere and a range of cocktails and other drinks.

Recreation and things to do

There is a small shopping arcade selling the usual Indian souvenirs and other general crap. There is a gym, tennis court and an a average size swimming pool. The hotel also offers sightseeing tours of the city and surrounding areas.

There is a big conference room for up to 120 people and also has all the other things that are needed for any big events, banquets or conferences.

Without a doubt the Grand Laxmi hotel is one of the best hotels in Udaipur!

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Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur

I'm not sure how many times I can say this about a hotel in Udaipur but the The Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur is has got to be one of the finest and best hotels in Udaipur. Taking over 10 years to build and perched on the edge of Lake Pichola, the Oberoi Udaivilas overlooks the lake palaces of Jagmandir and Jagniwas and is a fascinating feat of design and eloquence.

The Hotel Oberoi, Oberoi, Udaipur, Luxury hotel, India


The Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur offers 82 beautiful rooms, 63 of which are extra beautiful and 19 extra deluxe and extra beautiful rooms. All rooms are fully equipped with modern amenities. There are a few suites which are nothing less than royal villas, spacious, wonderfully decorated, luxurious and comfortable. The suites all have amazing views over the lake and one even has its own pool and sauna. Dining

The enviroment you find yourself in when dining at the Oberoi is one of style and elegance, which sends a shiver down your spine. There are two restaurants in the hotel which offer outdoor or indoor dining and serve Indian and Continental, Thai and Mediterranean. There is often live music and traditional Indian dancing and displays.

Recreation and things to do

The Oberoi Banyan Tree Spa is the place to relax and rejuvenate. The luxurious spa with its own swimming pool overlooks the lake and is a heaven of serenity. Trained therapists pamper body and soul with rejuvenating treatments. There is also a seperate swimming pool, a sauna, a multi-gym and other fitness facilities at the hotel.

The Hotel Oberoi, Oberoi, Udaipur, Luxury hotel, India

The Oberoi Udaivilas Udaipur is fully equipped to host business conferences, banquets and things. It offers seven especially equipped meeting rooms with audiovisual facilities.

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Shiv Niwas Palace Hotel

Hotel Niwas Shivas, Udaipur, India, Niwas shivas

At the south end of the the main city palace sits the Shiv Niwas Palace Hotel with elegantly appointed and well equipped suites, with private terraces, a pool-deck, a treasure-trove of souveniers and precious gems and Scottish Band.........

Originally built for entertaining the guests of Maharana Fateh Singhji, the rooms, positioned around the main courtyard, are beautiful and have some of the best views of the lake in the city.


The Hotel Shiv Niwas Palace is a beautiful hotel, steeped in history of which the 34 rooms show off with their sheer grandeour and within their walls, the stories of kings and kingdoms.The rooms at the Shiv Niwas Palace Udaipur have been categorized into Deluxe Rooms, Imperial Suite, Royal Suite, Historic Suite and Terrace Suite. The rooms at the hotel have all the usual hotel things like room service, telephone, safe deposit and tea/coffee making things etc.

Hotel Niwas Shivas, Udaipur, India, Niwas shivas


Being a fairly small hotel, there is only one restaraunt, Paantya, which serves Indian and Continental cuisine. The hotel also has a poolside restaurant that serves snacks, lunch and dinner. Paneera is the bar at the hotel, which serves a wide selection of wines and cocktails.

Recreation and things to do

Recreation facilities at this, one of the best hotels in Udaipur, include a swimming pool, tennis and billiards. There is a squash court and a room to play badminton. The hotel offers sightseeing tours of the city and surrounding area. There is also a small conference room for any business needs.

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