The Hotel in Jodhpur named as Umaid Bhawan Palace has won the traveler’s choice award for 2015 from TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor which is one of the largest travel website company provides reviews of travel-related content.
Umaid Bhawan Palace
Umaid Bhawan Palace is located at Jodhpur in Rajasthan. The Palace is divided into three functional parts – the residence of the royal family, a luxury Taj Palace Hotel, and a Museum focusing on the 20th-century history of the Jodhpur Royal Family
“I am delighted with this year’s edition of the awards. Over the years, we see the increasing presence of Indian hotels globally. The Indian hospitality industry has increased their standards, and they are in step with global experience,” TripAdvisor India country manager Nikhil Ganju said.
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The palace, which has a 105-foot high cupola, or dome, has 347 rooms and was built to provide employment to local people at a time when the area was hit by famine and drought.
The Travellers’ Choice awards for Hotels were determined based on millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travellers worldwide.
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