Providing a glimpse into rural Rajasthan, Chanoud Garh offers a comfortable base within a converted palace, dating back some 300 years. This family-run property has just 10 bedrooms, creating a perfectly intimate atmosphere and a pleasant retreat.
Chanoud Garh is a charming family-run property in the heart of rural Rajasthan
Interact with village locals on a range of cultural excursions including jeep safaris and school visits
Visit the stunning salt-pans nearby or take in the sunrise from the banks of Chanoud Lake
Beautiful property housed in a restored royal palace
The charming Chanoud Garh occupies a 300 year old palace and is both intimate and elegant. This delightful family-run hotel can be found within the heart of India's Rajasthan, in the village of Chanoud, and provides a fascinating insight into the daily lives of the area's friendly villagers. A stay here enables you to interact with the locals and will give you a real sense of being at home despite being a million miles away.
The hotel is spread across two central courtyards and comprises just seven suites, each unique in its design and showcasing the history of this intriguing building, having been tastefully converted. All are beautiful and furnished with modern amenities to ensure the comfort of its guests; expect comfortable beds, contemporary bathrooms and character in abundance.
Dining is a feast for the senses with an array of traditional dishes on offer and charming nooks set aside with plush cushions and low tables for an authentic experience. Dinner can also be served al fresco on the rooftop terrace or in one of the courtyards. Outside of the palace, soak in your colourful surroundings with a visit to the nearby salt flats or Lake Chanoud, idyllic spots for enjoying a dramatic sunrise.
When to visit
Chanoud Garh is located in the traditional rural village of Chanoud, set between Jodhpur and Udaipur in Rajasthan. It is also close to Pali.
Fly into Jodphur or Udaipur via Delhi or Mumbai. The hotel is a 2-hour 15-minute drive from Jodhpur and around a 3-hour drive from Udaipur.
Udaipur - Meal at Bhairo (Taj Lake Palace)
Enjoy a romantic candlelit dinner at Bhairo on the rooftop at the Taj Lake Palace.
Your Free Time at Chanoud Garh - Scott Dunn Suggests
Chanoud Garh is perfectly placed for experiencing village life in this charming rural community. Interact with locals and gain a glimpse into the daily lives of its inhabitants, accompanying shepherds, teachers and chefs on their everyday business.