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The Shiv Vilas Resort

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   N.H.-8, Jaipur Delhi Highway, Kookas 303101, India
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Ranked #3 of 9 hotels in Kookas
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014
agarwalridhi Jaipur, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Jaipur, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

i think this is the first hotel i ever came across where each room is individually designed in a beautiful way.. i felt like a princess with beautiful architecture.. the banquet halls are beautiful different and royal.. the staff is very friendly and the hotel is located on the main highway.. the bathrooms are big and spacious.. its a pretty... More

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Stayed for 4 nights in Feb 2014. The service of the sun terrace restaurant and the Paantya restaurant was poor with longer waiting times. A bit outdated with facilities such as showers. I noticed on more than 1 occasion other travelers in the restaurant were rolling their eyes expressing surprise on the quality of the service such as mixing up... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

The hotel architecture is fabulous. You feel like you are staying in a local palace. Staff is trying to give the best. Very kind and friendly. Except that some of them are a little bit unexperienced. Rooms are nicely furnished. I enjoyed to take photos of this great hotel for several hours. Great place.

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Jaipur, India
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

this hotel gives u a complete different feel.. the moment u enter inside the hotel , every corner of the property is worth seeing . every room has a different concept and every room is designed in its own individual way which gives u a feeling of a villa .

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Toowoomba, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

From the moment we walked into this hotel to the unfortunate time we had to leave, this hotel was perfect. The staff were gracious, helpful, friendly and made you feel like the only person in the world! Every aspect of service was amazing, even down to breakfast time where the waiters insisted on arranging our breakfast for us instead of... More

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cairns
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36 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Very beautiful hotel- lovely look outside like a palace and wonderful lobby . Felt like we are the only ones there . Greeted on arrival with flower garlands and drink . The room was gorgeous , huge with separate window sitting area with pillows table and curtains. Comfy huge 4 poster bed . Dinner with sitar player . Great breakfast... More

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Lund, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

The lobby staff were absolute jerks, poorly trained and unorganized!!! The restaurant staff were terrible. After waiting for 30 MINUTES for a cup of coffee, ( which we never did receive), we decided to go to town to eat. We came from Canada on a holiday to India. Upon arrival, the front desk staff told us we could be a... More

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New Delhi, India
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

The Resort is well maintained and have an excellent architecture having a feel of Rajasthan, the lawns are well maintained and gives u royal feel when you enter the Resort. The staff However are not trained properly and specially front office and restaurant service staff need to improve.The billing was a problem at the checkeout and the Staff at reception... More

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Sibsagar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

I was on a business meet in Jaipur and my organization was generous enough to arrange our accommodation at this royal resort at the outskirt of Jaipur. It's a huge property built beside the Delhi-Jaipur highway and sure to catch your attention from the highway itself. The Rajasthani architecture, the resort staffs wearing those royal and traditional Rajasthani apparels will... More

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Mahesh S, General Manager at The Shiv Vilas Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Shiv Vilas Palace Jaipur !!! Thank you for your very kind and thoughtful feedback. I have read and re-read your review a few times, where you have so beautifully expressed your feelings on your recent stay at the shiv vilas. To begin with, I deeply appreciate the fact that you have not slammed the resort for... More

hyderabad,india
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

i had recently stayed at shiv vilas for 2 nights from 26th nov,i was really impressed with the staff n hospitality .starting from check in till check out everything was perfect their breakfast was outstanding spceially pratap singh gave us very good service with smile they even served dinner at wee hours without any change on face expression i shall... More

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Mahesh S, General Manager at The Shiv Vilas Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from shiv vilas Jaipur !!!! Thank you for giving your precious time on your valuable feedback on your recent stay at Shiv Vilas Palace . I am extrimely delighted to note that our services and facilities exceeded your expectations. Your positive feedback is greatly appreciated and have been shared with the team of shiv vilas. I Thank... More

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Additional Information about The Shiv Vilas Resort

Also Known As:
The Shiv Vilas Hotel Kukas
The Shiv Vilas Hotel
Shiv Vilas Hotel
The Shiv Vilas Resort India/Kookas
Address: N.H.-8, Jaipur Delhi Highway, Kookas 303101, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Kookas
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Kookas
#3 Family Hotel in Kookas
#3 Luxury Hotel in Kookas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Shiv Vilas Resort 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Creation of this palatial structure took us a full Six years and we opened our gates to receive our distinguished guests from October 20, 2006 onwards. The hotels exterior is reminiscent of the palaces of Rajasthan featuring huge frescoes hand carved meticulously in ‘pink sandstone’ and white marble. The hotel is dazzling white by day & turns sunset yellow by night with our illumination providing the guests a spectacular view from all angles. Adding to the hotels grandeur is the magnificent ‘atrium’ lobby which reveals sheer grandeur. The interiors are a fusion of the Victorian, Persian & Mughal architecture. Combining the latest technology with a long-standing reputation of Indian hospitality, “Shiv Vilas” symbolizes the very essence of Indian Culture, embracing the best of the new alongside traditions of the past. ... more   less 
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