Fort Rajwada

Fort Rajwada


Fort Rajwada, one of Jaisalmer's imperial luxury hotels dominates the city's skyline. The majestic hotel with its ornate architecture, a quixotic blend of the old and new, overlooks the breathtaking backdrop of the Golden fort. The intricate carvings on the hotel's walls depict the quintessential Jaisalmer architecture. The rampart fort encloses the regal Fort Rajwada, which boasts of a 450-year-old legacy.

Fort Rajwada has been renovated over the years by Stephanie Engeln, a reputed opera set designer and represents a heritage hotel complemented by contemporary gadgets. Located amidst the voluminous Thar Desert, the warm and inviting hotel is a consolidation of 91 rooms and 4 royal suites. The plush and cozy rooms have an elegantly décor and are furnished by the vibrant Rajasthani antiques.

The rooms, ventilated by the 'jharokhas' or the honeycomb like lattice windows are replete with a luxurious attached bathroom, satellite television and 24 hours supply of hot and cold running water and telephone connection. The hotel ensures that its guests can relax and enjoy themselves in utmost luxury and comfort and reminisce over the days spent in the magnificent fort as they go down memory lane.

Sprawling amidst six acres of land, Fort Rajwada, a premier heritage hotel, provides its guests with following state-of-the-art facilities:
  • The hotel houses two restaurants Sonal and Roopal serving exotic culinary delights for the connoisseur of good food coupled with a well-stocked poolside bar Beque and Pattu that keep the guests in high spirits.
  • Fort Rajwada is a place where tourists can mingle business with pleasure. To facilitate business, the hotel houses two elaborate conference halls replete with all modern gadgets and a lavish banquet hall.
  • Other multifarious services include round the clock room service, travel desk, laundry, direct dial telephone facility, Internet and e-mail connectivity, major credit cards acceptance, travel desk, safety lockers, doctor on call, currency exchange and ample car parking.
  • Recreational facilities are provided by means of a luxurious swimming pool, a health club, billiard room, tennis court, bookshop and beauty salon.

This hotel is well-located in the city of Jaisalmer, on Jodhpur-Barmer Link Road. Attractions like  Folklore Museum and Jaisalmer Fort are at close proximity to this royal hotel.

Best Time to Visit

If you want to explore all the nooks and corners of the desert city, the best month you can pick is between October and March.

How to Reach

The railway station is at a distance of 3.5 km from the hotel. Tourists can simply take an auto-rickshaw or a cab.

Address 1, Hotel Complex, Jodhpur-Barmer Link Road, Jaisalmer Rajasthan, India-345001
Phone Number:+91- 299-2254-608, +91- 299-2254-609, +91- 299-225-3233,+91- 299-225-3533 

Last Updated on December 5, 2016