Lake Palace Udaipur formally known by the name Jag Niwas is situated on the Jag Niwas Island in the middle of Lake Pichola. It was built in the 17th century by the Maharana Jagat Singh II as a royal summer palace but now it is converted into a luxury hotel having majestic rooms and suits. Lake Palace Udaipur is one of the wonderful palaces all across the world. Udaipur Lake Palace was first famous by the name Jagniwas or Jan Niwas as per the name of creator Maharana Jagjit Singh. Rooms on this palace are marvelous and rooms present on the top are in shape of circle and it is 6.4 m in diameter. Floors of Lake Palace Udaipur is comprises of black and white marbles. All the rooms are decorated with wonderful royal paintings, beautiful Lotus leaves and magnificent painted mirrors.
Udaipur Lake Palace is one of the luxurious places in Udaipur. Luxury Rooms, Palace Rooms, Royal Spa suits, Royal suits, Grand royal suits and Grand Presidential Suite Palace are the room's categories in this palace and these rooms provide stunning view of Lake Pinchola. It was built facing east consenting to its residents to pray to Sun God. Rulers of Udaipur used this magnificent palace as their summer resort.
Taj Group took over the management of Lake Palace Udaipur. Due to the involvement of Taj group Lake Palace achieve the high luxurious standards. There are lots of facilities available in this grand hotel well equipped with all the facilities. Udaipur Lake Palace offers business center, Internet connectivity, swimming pool, laptops, and printers facilities etc. It has a wonderful Banquet hall for majestic events with the capacity of 500 persons. Udaipur Lake Palace also has splendid restaurants serving mouth-watering foods. Lake Palace is one of the excellent Udaipur Palaces. Udaipur Lake Palace comes under the most romantic palaces in world.
All the rooms of the palace are built of huge piece of marbles and the walls are ornamented with slot and adorned with different stones of colors of the same style, painted mirrors, marvelous stones and green lotus leaves. Patterns and design of Lake Palace Udaipur are look like Hindu architecture. Mosque of Kapuria Baba and Muhammedan Saint are the good places of interest.
In 1857, some of the European families took the shelter in Lake Palace and it has believed that Maharana Swaroop Singh destroyed all the boat of the town in order to protect his guests. It was the royal realm of Mewar they used to spare time during winter season. In the 19th century due to time and weather Lake Palace affected lot and Jag Niwas was slowly falling down. During the region of Bhopal Singh this Jag Niwas Palace converted into the Udaipur's first luxury hotel. Didi contractor and American artist was the design consultant of this hotel and thus this palace has been restored to a grand luxury hotel. Lake Palace Udaipur History is exceptionally defied for liberty of courageous kings, beautiful surrounding and land. Maharana Bhagwat Singhji was responsible to turn this seditious palace into one of the charming and magnificent hotel of Udaipur. In 1971 Taj hotels resorts and palaces took over the management of Lake Palce and it was the point when the restoration takes this Palace to the high standards facilities and wonderful experience.