Deogarh Mahal – Premium Experiential Getaway
Deogarh Mahal (17th Century) is a celebrated heritage hotel set atop a hill and offers a commanding view of the surrounding mountain range and the numerous lakes and countryside beyond. At a height of about 2100 ft above sea level, it is cooler than surrounding Rajasthan. Deogarh lies on the borders of Mewar, Marwar and Merwara, at northeast of Udaipur.
The hotel provides 40 rooms that retain its heritage character while offering modern amenities. Deogarh Mahal over a decade and a half has been a very popular stopover on the old Udaipur – Jaipur route and is a recommended getaway to arrive to for an exclusive experience of the Rajasthani hospitality and style.
Activities at Deogarh comprise
# Rural Ramble - a Jeep drive into the countryside with an escort
# Rural Rail - A local train ride through a wooded hill section (Deogarh to Phulad. 1930’s train)
# Trekking (in the hills)
# English saddle horse riding around the hotel and the nearby villages.
# Horse-carriage ride
# Morning walk & breakfast
# A walk through the village
# Boating on the lake (monsoon permitting)
# Bird watching (near the lakes) with an expert
# Picnic hampers
# Bicycling single or tandem
# Pick-up and ride in vintage cars (1962 Jaguar S Type, 1942 GI Jeep, 1938 Chevrolet)
# Motorcycle on hire for a trip in the countryside
Meals are prepared from home grown fruits and vegetables, in-house milk products and oils. Guests can opt for typical Mewari cuisine served with traditional hospitality. Special romantic dinners can be organized as well.
Deogarh Mahal is positioned as an all-encompassing heritage getaway that is sure to provide a definitive experience to any getaway seeker, heritage traveler and experiential traveler. Deogarh Mahal is also a highly sought after stopover on the old Udaipur – Jaipur route.
Season – Oct to Mar Recommended Stay Duration – 1 night in transit 2-3 nights for a getaway.
- Deogarh Mahal is recommended as Experiential Retreats on Old Jaipur - Udaipur Route