Jaipur has long lured travellers for its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture. But now, it’s also becoming popular a top destination for luxury hotels. Global luxury hotel chains Anantara, Waldorf Astoria, and Raffles are all set to open their doors in the Pink City, making the destination a popular hub for hotels.
Luxury hotel brands Anantara, Waldorf Astoria, and Raffles are all set to open their doors in Jaipur, confirming the city’s position as a must-visit destination. With its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning natural beauty, the pink city offers a unique blend of luxury and local charm that attracts travellers from around the world. From luxurious spas to rooftop bars with stunning views of the city, these new hotels promise a truly unforgettable experience.
Upcoming Hotels in Jaipur
Anantara is set to open its first property in Jaipur, bringing its blend of authentic luxury and contemporary comforts to the city. According to the hotel’s official website, the hotel will feature 150 deluxe guest rooms and suites. Poised to become an enchanting venue for grand events like weddings and celebrations, the hotel will be able to accommodate up to 2,500 guests. True to Anantara’s signature opulence, the hotel will boast of exceptional amenities such as a rooftop bar-restaurant showcasing breathtaking views of the city, a specialty Indian fine dining restaurant, a spa, and a swimming pool. Guests will also be able to indulge in leisure and wellness offerings like the full-service Anantara Spa with five treatment rooms and a beauty salon, a gym with a semi-outdoor pool and garden area, and a kids’ club.
Waldorf Astoria, Jaipur
Waldorf Astoria is known worldwide for its luxurious properties, and its expansion to Jaipur is no exception. As per reports by The Hindu Business Line, the hotel is set to open in 2027 and will feature 174 guest rooms and 51 expansive pool villas. Continuing this sense of grandeur, guests at the Waldorf Astoria Jaipur will also be able to indulge in five distinctive dining experiences. Reports also suggest that there will also be a spa, a state-of-the-art fitness centre, and an outdoor swimming pool, making it the perfect place to relax and unwind after a busy day exploring the city.
After a successful stint in Udaipur, Raffles is set to open its doors in Jaipur next. Offering guests a truly unique experience, reports by Hospitality Net state that the property will comprise secluded courtyards and residences that will offer an effortless access to the area’s foremost attractions, including Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, and Jal Mahal Palace. With 50 tastefully designed rooms and suites that fuse traditional and contemporary elements, Raffles Jaipur is eyeing to become one among the world’s most exclusive Raffles hotels. In fact, each of its 50 suites will feature a private pool, too!
Why are luxury hotels opening in the pink city?
Simply put, the city offers a glimpse into the regal past of India while moving in tandem with current times. The opulent life led by erstwhile royal family of Jaipur has always been a source of intrigue for the West. The city has managed to preserve its culture and showcase the same to the world. It is even home to some of the most impressive architecture in the world, including the iconic Hawa Mahal and the City Palace. The city is also known for its vibrant markets and colourful festivals which attract visitors from around the world. Each of the new openings promise to bring a blend of these local charms and signature luxury to its guests.
In fact, according to official sources quoted in Business Standard, the last few days of 2022 saw the arrival of more than 2.5 lakh tourists. The report further states that the 1,200 registered hotels in the city where either booked or charging inflated rates to accommodate the high influx of tourists.
So, if you’re looking for a truly unforgettable travel experience, Jaipur is the place to be.