Kanota Hotels & Resorts comprises of three stunning properties: Hotel Narain Niwas Palace, Jaipur, Castle Kanota, Jaipur and Hotel Rajmahal Palace, Deoli, Tonk in Rajasthan. All three heritage hotels are masterpiece and a visitors' delight in every sense.
Hotel Narain Niwas Palace
Standing grand amidst modern day Jaipur is Hotel Narain Niwas Palace, whose crest reads – “Brave deeds live, though bodies die”
. Traditionally, ‘Niwas’ means a home of the royals. Hotel Narain Niwas Palace is one of the finest heritage hotels of the princely state of Rajasthan, showcasing a good example of history amalgamating with modern times.
Centrally located in Jaipur, the Pink City of India, the palace was built in the year 1928 by General Amar Singh Ji, the then Thakur of Kanota. Designed in the Anglo-Indian style popular in the victorian era, the palace, which served as the country resort for the Kanota royalty, is now one of the best heritage hotels one can witness in present times. Decorated with ethnic Indian furnishings, coupled with Rajput flourishing and traditional Jaipur-style painted wall decor in a typically bold color palette, Hotel Narain Niwas Palace provides an exclusive retreat to its guests.
Spread over 19 Bighas (8 Acres) of land, Castle Kanota is truly a magnificent experience. Built in 1872 by the then Thakur of Kanota, Zorawar Singh Ji, who was also a cabinet minister in the government of Jaipur, the castle is located just 15 km. east of Jaipur on the Jaipur-Agra Highway. With a built-in museum and a library which displays gold work and unique collection of rare books, the castle takes you back to the grandeur of the past.
Castle Kanota has 18 AC rooms which have been very beautifully renovated and tastefully decorated. Being an old castle, it has lots of open space and fruit orchards. Guests will get perfect experience of an Indian home while they are here because everything is being personally looked after by the family members. During your stay at Castle Kanota, you will discover the secret of the grandeur of the Rajput royalty, when you see the exquisitely decorated walls and ceilings that are fully covered with frescoes and paintings.
Hotel Rajmahal Palace
Hotel Rajmahal palace is one of the best heritage hotels of the princely state of Rajasthan. Located 170 Km. from Jaipur on the Jaipur-Kota Highway, Hotel Rajmahal Palace offers its guests a unique and magical experience. As a fairy tale destination, this palace is located on the banks of river Banas with Aravali hills around it. Built in 1798 A.D. by Raj Singh Sisodia, who was the great grandson of Maharana Pratap, the palace has great scenic beauty and grandeur.
The hotel with a 350 years history blooms with the amalgamation of history and modern times. All the modern conveniences in splendid traditional Rajasthani style are accustomed in the hotel. Visitors enjoy the traditional Rajput hospitality and have an unforgettable experience here. As mentioned, this hotel is located on the banks of river Banas, near Bisalpur Dam. Bisalpur Dam is one of the largest drinking water and irrigation project in Rajasthan.