Raas Haveli is fantastic in many ways - but nothing compares to the stunning views of Mehranghar Fort from your own room. You almost don't want to leave Raas and explore the city so you can take in the fort under the changing light thoughout the day.
But Raas is not just about the views. Service is exceptional, food delicious, the decor exquisite. Attention to customers' needs is amazing. Can't decide what item on the menu you want for breakfast? No problem, the chef will come over and discuss whatever it is that you really feel like.
Management is also eager to learn what opportunities for improvement you may think of. After asking for our feedback and discussing it in detail when we checked out, we were surprised to see some of our suggestions already implemented a few days later when we returned to Jodhpur after a visit to Jaisalmer.
And speaking of of Jaisalmer - we were also delighted to learn upon arrival that the manager at Raas had called ahead, and the manager of the hotel in Jaisalmer was expecting us with a warm welcome.
All in all, a fantastic experience rarely matched in my travels.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Inside the Walled City of Jodhpur and under the imposing stare of Mehrangarh Fort, sits RAAS. The site was formerly the home of the aristocratic Thakur family, and the original 18th-century haveli has been carefully renovated to produce the four old buildings of the hotel. The three new buildings are modern and contemporary in their use of space and light, and yet are grounded in tradition. Jodhpur's red sandstone unites the new with the old, with modern designs in its latticing and carving adding a fresh dimension to the region's age-old stone carving industry. This seamless harmony between the old and the new, the modern and the traditional, extends to all aspects of RAAS. Almost all of the rooms have magnificent views of Mehrangarh Fort from both the private terraces and from the cast iron bathtubs, and those that don’t have their own private gardens and views over the old haveli and landscaped gardens of RAAS. The rooms are furnished with state of the art amenities: all rooms are air-conditioned with the latest eco friendly machines, and have overhead fans, hairdryers, safes, central heating, wi-fi, TV, telephones and en suite bathrooms. There are rooms with easy access for the handicapped and non-smoking rooms. RAAS boasts two fine dining restaurants, which offer both Indian and International cuisine: Darikhana is a beautiful terraced restaurant and the Baradari Café is inside the old pavilion and offers a relaxing location near the pool. There is also a luxury spa that offers a full range of treatments and a boutique shop. RAAS is the ideal place to soak up the rich local heritage of Jodhpur while at the same time indulging in opulent luxury and comfort. As soon as you drive through the old wooden gates in RAAS’s very own blue tuk-tuk, the majesty of Mehrangarh Fort will be tempered by your sense of relaxation. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Raas Haveli Hotel Jodhpur
- RAAS Jodhpur, Rajasthan