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The Oberoi Rajvilas
Ranked #1 of 410 Hotels in Jaipur
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed January 23, 2013

We stayed here for two nights , the hotel is stunningly appointed with beautiful grounds . Staff extremely efficient & pleasant, rooms very comfortable - cannot fault in anyway. Pitch & putt not Augusta- but satisfied our golf withdrawal symptoms , for a bit of fun. Stay if you can!

  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled with friends
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Anshul K, General Manager at The Oberoi Rajvilas, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2013

Dear guest,

Thank you for your recent stay and for sharing your experience with us.

I am extremely happy to know that you had a pleasant stay and were impressed with the quality of service. We strive to be recognized for superlative service and comments such as yours inspire us to do better each day. I have personally passed on your feedback to the entire team.

A comfortable room is the most important element in the overall experience and makes a huge difference to the guest' stay. Thank you for letting us know that you were satisfied with the room product and found it very comfortable.

Please let us know what we can do to make our little putting green better for guest use. We will really appreciate inputs from you in this regard.

All of us look forward to welcome you back on your next visit to the pink city. Please plan a trip soon!

Best regards,

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Reviewed January 23, 2013

We spent 3 days here. Great villas in great gardens...beautiful surroundings. Old colonial feel to it. Took a tour every morning and then chilled out by the pool in the afternoon. Only way to do it. The fort was absolutely fantastic. The hotel is a 8km or so out of Jaipur but probably better for that...good to get away from all the chaos. make sure and walk the souk/markets...

Room Tip: There are no bad rooms.
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  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled as a couple
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Anshul K, General Manager at The Oberoi Rajvilas, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2013

Dear guest,

Thank you for your stay and for the lovely review! Positive feedback from patrons like you is the biggest encouragement for us and drives us to improve constantly.

I am glad to know that you had an excellent stay and got an opportunity to spend few leisurely hours each day at the pool and in the gardens. Balancing time between exploring the destination and enjoying the hotel is the best plan for a holiday!

We have several experiences available to engage guests who wish to spend time at the resort. Blessing ceremony at the temple, yoga and meditation sessions, history talks and interactive Indian cooking classes are some very popular activities.

Please plan another visit to The Oberoi Rajvilas soon and indulge in some of the very special experiences without stepping out of the resort. We look forward to welcome you back!

Best regards,

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Reviewed January 22, 2013

From the very beginning I walked into the Oberoi, the greeters were warm and beautiful with a relaxing and professional manner. The grounds were impeccable with peacocks roaming and beautifully maintained gardens. Small carts drove around the facilities or horse drawn carriages escorted you to your villa. For breakfast I sat in a peaceful gazebo surrounded by flowing water and active tropical birds. It was paradise. The sunken bath in the room was private and luxurious with a beautiful view of the sky and stars. The outdoor restaurant had graceful entertainment with traditional Indian dancers and instruments. The waiter brought me a shawl to take off the slight chill in the air. Although we were a bit late leaving, the limo driver drove with speed yet caution and got us to the airport on time. An unbelievable never to be forgotten experience at the Oberoi.

Room Tip: I had a double bed with a large window seat, desk, tv, and dressing area and large bathroom
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  • Stayed: February 2012, traveled with family
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Thank dexter075
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Anshul K, General Manager at The Oberoi Rajvilas, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2013

Dear guest,

Thank you for thinking about us fondly and giving a detailed review on your experience with us.

I am so glad to know that you had a wonderful stay and enjoyed each moment you spent at our resort. Your comments on the room, the gardens and the dining experiences are very encouraging and I have shared them with the team personally.

Thank you for your special mention of the attentive and efficient service you received from the dining room team and the chauffeur who drove you to the airport. We strive to provide personalized, proactive and unobtrusive service to all our guests and your feedback on service makes me proud of the team here.

Please plan another visit to Jaipur. We all look forward to welcome you back.

Best regards,

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Reviewed January 20, 2013

Stayed at the Rajvilas for three nights. Overall one of the best hotels I have ever stayed at. The rooms were spacious and very comfortable. The Hotel staff were just brilliant anticipating our needs before we could tell them. The hotel grounds are very beautiful and their are plenty of onsite activities to keep you either busy or relaxed. Really enjoyed my stay and hoping to return soon.

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled with family
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Anshul K, General Manager at The Oberoi Rajvilas, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2013

Dear guest,

Thank you for an amazing review. We are thrilled on achieving the distinction of being the best hotel you have ever stayed at. This is really amazing feedback and I have shared it with everyone at the hotel.

I am blessed to be working with a group of highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals who each time make me proud by delivering superlative service and by creating special memories for all our guests. Thank you so much for sharing that the team impressed you by anticipating all your needs.

I am also glad to know that you got an opportunity to enjoy the gardens and indulge in the experiences offered at the resort. We understand that interesting activities add a lot of value to the time our guests spend in the resort and therefore we keep developing them regularly.

Let us know about your next visit soon and we will start planning on some very special and unique experiences for you!

Best regards,

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Reviewed January 20, 2013

We spend one night in the luxury tent and I wish we had spent the whole India vacation there. The staff was caring and unobtrusive and the room - breathtaking. After the wild escapades to get there through the throngs of cows, people, motorcycles, and even a funeral it was a welcome respite to be able to walk safely through the gardens. Peaceful and lovely. The room had embroidered canopy bed, the bathroom was straight out of a novel, with the tub in the huge bedroom - I loved it. Choice of Indian or Western food, Ok, but we only had breakfast. It a great hotel in the most interesting part of India.

Room Tip: Absolutely stay in the Tented room.
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  • Stayed: February 2012, traveled on business
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Anshul K, General Manager at The Oberoi Rajvilas, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2013

Dear guest,

Thank you for fondly remembering your stay at The Oberoi Rajvilas and appreciating your experience in the Luxury Tent.

I have shared your feedback on service with the entire team as it is very encouraging.

We are blessed with a uniquely charming location and our guests often mention that the resort is like an 'oasis'. It is very special to know this from you as well.

Your next holiday in India has to be spent at Rajvilas only! We have several cultural, adventurous, holistic and dining experiences which you should indulge in. I assure you that you will have a fantastic time.

The Oberoi Rajvilas team looks forward to welcome you back.

Best regards,

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Reviewed January 18, 2013

We stayed in the luxury tent- which was very well appointed. The staff was courteous and the service was exceptional which to my mind is the hallmark of the Oberoi experience. Though the Dining options were limited, and not to our liking, but overall we had a wonderful stay

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Anshul K, General Manager at The Oberoi Rajvilas, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2013

Dear guest,

Thank you for reviewing your experience at The Oberoi Rajvilas and for sharing with us that you enjoyed staying in the tent and were impressed with the quality of staff and the service they offered.

Positive feedback from patrons like you is our biggest encouragement. I have shared your comments with the entire team.

Special dining options in the gardens are available for guests to choose from if they do not wish to dine at the restaurant. These are weather dependant but still should have been shared with you. If weather is not favourable for an outdoor dining experience then we can organize an interactive Indian cooking demonstration followed by a special meal at the live cooking counter at Rajmahal. The team missed on informing you about alternate dining options and I apologize for that.

Please do give us an opportunity to welcome you on your next visit to Jaipur and I will personally ensure that you get to experience most of the cultural, adventure and dining experiences we offer.

Best regards,

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Reviewed January 12, 2013

Did not stay in the hotel but visited it for Lunch on 1st January 2013. Hmmm so from where do I start?! We were greeted personally by the General Manager himself and were give a choice of several tables to choose from. The service team was just brilliant- anticipating our needs before we could tell them. The menu was filled with exotic dishes- each freshly prepared.

This is by far the best and most exotic hotel in Jaipur. Please please be very careful about certain 'Palace' hotels that claim they are in the centre of tourist Jaipur- this hotel just lives off its reputation and the service and food are pathetic to say the least.

If you want to be treated like royalty, want exotic food blended with superlative service- The Oberoi Rajvilas is the place for you!

Contrary to what certain 'Palace' hotels say- Rajvilas is NOT far from the city centre- it is just 8kms. The location of the resort/fort is tranquil.

Recommend this property a hundred times over!

Thank you Anshul for the great start to the year !

Room Tip: Go for the luxury tents or the villas with a private pool!
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  • Stayed: January 2013, traveled with friends
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Anshul K, General Manager at The Oberoi Rajvilas, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2013

Dear guest,

Thank you for your recent visit and for a fabulous review of your experience.

We are proud to have you as an ambassador of the "Maharaja" experience which we strive to provide to each guest who walks into The Oberoi Rajvilas.

Your comments on the food and service are very encouraging. I have shared them with the team and they are thrilled!

Please plan to stay with us on your next trip to Jaipur and leave it to us to surprise you with a specially crafted memorable experience.

The Oberoi Rajvilas team looks forward to welcome you back soon!

Best regards,

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Additional Information about The Oberoi Rajvilas

Address: Goner Road, Jaipur 303012, India
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Location: India > Rajasthan > Jaipur District > Jaipur
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Jaipur
#1 Family Hotel in Jaipur
#1 Spa Hotel in Jaipur
#2 Business Hotel in Jaipur
#2 Romantic Hotel in Jaipur
Price Range: $655 - $1,238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Oberoi Rajvilas 5*
Number of rooms: 71
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Jaipur, 'The Pink City', was the vision and triumph of Maharaja Jai Singh II, warrior, astronomer and politician. Built in 1727, it has at its centre the City Palace from which radiate the oleander pink buildings, domes and minarets. To find one such glittering gem in the Rajasthan desert is a feast, yet to discover so many other palaces and forts of legendary splendour within 20 miles, is a veritable festival! Within these magnificent environs, where wilderness is juxtaposed with art, The Oberoi Rajvilas glitters as a jewel in its setting. Its architectural style, its cool, regal interiors and its 32 acres of formal gardens, echo the colours and majesty of Jaipur. Deluxe rooms, sunken marble baths, air-conditioned tents with lavish bathrooms, romantic villas with private pools and dining pavilions offer an opportunity to live a lifestyle of opulence enjoyed by the Rajput princes. You will be greeted as a visiting maharaja and treated accordingly. ... more   less 
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