Heritage Hotel Fort Chanwa Luni
Luni, Jodhpur, Rajasthan 342802, India
Jodhpur is a city in the Thar Desert of the northwest Indian state of Rajasthan. Its 15th-century Mehrangarh Fort is a former palace that’s now a museum, displaying weapons, paintings and elaborate royal palanquins (sedan chairs).
The Resort is 35 Kms from Jodhpur City. Heritage Hotel Fort Chanwa, Luni has been beautifully restored to its former glory by its owners Maharaj Dalip Singhji, (The youngest son H.H Maharaja Umaid Singhji Jodhpur) and his wife Rani Madhu. Each room has been created and decorated with its own particular charm and the many courtyards, verandahs and gardens all offer a setting and ambiance set to capture your heart.
How to reach Resort
The Resort is 35 kms from Jodhpur city. Jodhpur has its own domestic airport which is just 5 kilometres from the city centre. This airport is well-connected to other major cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Udaipur and Jaipur. Once you reach the airport, Jodhpur railhead is well connected by Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata.
One of the largest forts of Rajasthan, Mehrangarh Fort was the seat of the Rathore rulers from the House of Marwar. Located at a height of 400 feet above the city of Jodhpur, the fort is named after the Sun deity, from whom the Rathores claim descent.
Umaid Bhawan Palace
Among the world’s largest private residences, Umaid Bhawan Palace is located at Jodhpur in Rajasthan. The palace has been divided into three wings – museum, residence of the erstwhile royals and the heritage hotel. The palace was designed by Henry Vaughan Lancaster, who planned it as a cross between ancient Hindu temples at Angkor Vat and a British town hall.