A splash of bright colour and art on this beautifully mesmerizing barren land, this palace was lovingly restored to its original splendour in 2017.
UDAIPUR – Red Dot Representations, India’s leading homegrown destination representation brand has just won the mandate to represent Gogunda Palace, Udaipur. An underserved historically important abode, offering age-old royal hospitality, Gogunda Palace, Udaipur is a bygone-era-palace-turned-luxury-hotel. Visitors can experience the Rajputana grandeur and luxurious traditional hospitality from the 16th Century and its historical importance being the very venue that marked Maharana Pratap’s coronation as king in 1572. It is from here that the Battle of Haldighati was fought in June 1576, also popularly referred to as the Battle of Gogunda.
Offering a treasure trove of experiences to delight the modern royalty, one can choose from any of its 40 grand suites and rooms including Raaj Tilak Suite-Maharana Pratap Coronation Suite, Raj Mahal Suites, Gogunda Suites, Heritage Rooms and Palace Rooms. Gogunda Palace welcomes you in peacetime by opening its grand ‘hathi pol’ or elephant gate reception. A splash of bright colour and art on this beautifully mesmerizing barren land, this palace was lovingly restored to its original splendour in 2017.
Experience the eclectic Royal Rajput cuisine at The Heritage Quarter, or simply unwind at Bougainvillea Bar as you enjoy the sundowner evening with a glass of your favourite drink and lip-smacking finger foods. If you relish having your supper in private with your dear ones, opt for the wonderful “Dine under the Stars” experience at the palace’s Neem Garden for a truly romantic experience with a personalised menu and venue under the Neem tree. In-room dining with midnight selections for those who love to have a late-night sumptuous meal is also available. Carry a hamper with you and enjoy a high tea on your adventures – just another day in the life of a Maharajah!
Speaking about the mandate, Prabhakar Kamat, Assistant Vice President, Red Dot Representations, said, “Having won the opportunity to represent Gogunda Palace, we at Red Dot Representations are elated to embark on a journey down the historical times that boast of grandeur and elegance like none other. Udaipur has been a popular attraction for Indians and international travellers alike, yet seldom explored the city and its heritage entirely. With the mandate, one can live and experience 16th-century elegance and hospitality in the restored palace-turned-hotel, Gogunda Palace.”
Ms. Hiral Shah, Head of Marketing and Sales at Gogunda Palace, Udaipur said, “We are happy to join hands with Red Dot Representations to represent the Gogunda Palace, Udaipur. Their proven expertise and deep network of clientele across traveller market categories from both India and overseas will help the Palace in serving the expanding traveller market in Udaipur with an exhilarating Rajputana ambience from the 16th Century. ”
Not stopping at the palatial expanse alone, experience the breathtaking views of the Aravalli Hills and the many more historical attractions including – Kumbhalgarh Fort – a UNESCO world heritage site, Haldi Ghati, Ranakpur Temple, Chittorgarh Fort, Eklingji Temple, Four-faced Statue, Nathdwara Shreenathji Temple, and Mount Abu. If you want to scout in the vicinity, opt for activities such as Village Walk, Jeep Safari, Cycling, Trekking Tours, Yoga, and Bird Watching in the Aravalli Hills. It is perfect for intimate gatherings like weddings, anniversaries, and birthdays, among others.
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