Jaisalmer is the Golden City of Rajasthan, with its sandstone monuments and its golden setting amidst the sands of the Thar Desert. The lovely sandstone Jaisalmer Fort, Jaisalmer Palace, and attractive Havelis (palatial family residences) make Jaisalmer hot tourists spot. Jaisalmer has a rich Jain heritage and several Jain temples.
Heritage hotels give you a taste of the local cultures and traditions, luxurious facilities and fine service as they are small enough to offer personalized attention. Here are a few Heritage Hotels in Jaisalmer.
Nothing defines Jaisalmer like the beautiful sandstone Jaisalmer fort, at the heart of the city. Inside this fort is the Garh Jaisal Hotel, offering fine accommodations and panoramic views. The hotel is located 3 km from the airport and 4 km from the Railway Station.
This Heritage Hotel has seven rooms with comfortable facilities and tasteful decorations with a traditional flavor. All rooms have attached bath with hot water, king size bed, rich wood furniture, and comfortable window seats offering enchanting views of the fort and the surroundings.
The Rooftop Restaurant offers fine traditional fare.
Other Facilities and Services
The hotel showcases exquisite ethnic creations by local artisans – embroidery work, mirror work, blankets and rugs and stone craft.
Other facilities include Doctor-on-Call, travel desk, camel safaris/jeep safaris to the desert, car rental services and Ayurvedic spa and airport/railway station pick up and drop facilities.
Hotel Killa Bhawan is a collection of three houses built into the Jaisalmer fort walls. The grand setting and the magnificent view of the city from the three terraces alone should make this an attractive option for a few days stay. The hotel lies 1.5 km from the airport and 2 km from the railway station.
The hotel has nine rooms all decorated in delicate shades of crimson and orange to blend in with the colors of the surrounding desert – AC and Non-AC Heritage Rooms and Suites. All rooms have fine, comfortable handcrafted furnishings, attached or common bath with hot and cold running water and room service.
Restaurant: Multi-Cuisine Restaurant offers traditional Rajasthani and Indian food.
Doctor-On-Call, Laundry Service, Internet Access, Nature Walk, Airport/Railway Station pick up and drop, Bonfire Nights, Travel Desk, Camel and Jeep Safaris and Car Hire Services are provided in this hotel.
Heritage Jaisalmer Hotels offer hospitality from an ethnic perspective, adding to your experience of the city. The two heritage hotels listed above, with their location inside the landmark Jaisalmer Fort, can give you an idea of what Rajasthan and particularly Jaisalmer is all about. Explore more heritage hotel options while planning your tour of Jaisalmer.