March 2017 | Sangeeta Menon

Glimpses of a royal past

Rambagh Palace preserves both Rajputana history and the nobility of erstwhile royal residents within its opulent interiors

  • The exquisite Rambagh Palace, a luxury hotel of the Taj Group, is a perfect confluence of traditional values and contemporary service
  • The Maharani Suite is a peek into the life of a queen. It features opulent walk-in wardrobes, a powder room with inlaid marble floors and a unique blooming lotus-shaped basin
  • Verandah Cafe provides the perfect setting to bask in some sunshine and attentive service over an elegant high tea ritual
  • The Polo Bar transports guests back to the times when the Maharaja would host his friends after a gruelling game of the royal sport
  • The expansive indoor heritage pool was the favourite retreat of the royals, who spent many hours relaxing in the blue waters

This article was first published in the January - March 2017 issue of Tata Review. Read the ebook here