About Hotel Raas:
The RANBANKA PALACE, a heritage hotel in Jodhpur,Rajasthan traces its linage to the former Rulers of Jodhpur. The kingdom of Jodhpur was ruled by the Rathores, who controlled much of Marwar in western Rajasthan including Bikaner, the other desert fiefdom. Jodhpur history revolves around this Rathore Clan. Rao Jodha, the chief of the Rathore clan, founded the city of Jodhpur in 1459. The Ranbanka Palace Hotel named after the the Rathore war cry –“RANBANKA RATHORE “ –( The invincible in battle ) was built for Maharajadhiraj Sir Ajit Singh ji ,younger brother of Maharaja Umaid Singh ji of Jodhpur, both brothers being direct decedents of Rao Jodha . The Maharajas of Jodhpur lived and they ruled from the Jodhpur Fort, the Meharangarh. Around a hundred years ago the Maharaja of Jodhpur built a palace called the Umaid Bhawan Palace. His younger brother Maharaja Ajit Singh built his Palace; close to Umaid Bhawan which is a now part of the Heritage Hotel Ranbanka Palace.
The Ranbanka Palace has 80 rooms that include Royal Suites, Luxury Suites, Club Rooms and Deluxe rooms. Each room compliments the character of the Palace. The luxurious bathrooms in all the rooms feature a shower or bathtub, hairdryer and enhanced amenities with individual balconies and terraces overlooking the gardens.
All rooms are air-conditioned and have attached spacious bathrooms, 24 hrs. hot & cold water, direct dial telephone, colour tv, refrigerator, room service and
24 hrs, satellite entertainment, wi-fi.
The Palace has a colonial character where fire places, mantelpieces & arm chairs are more common than divans & jharokas. It has a unique ambience with high comfort level.
Jodhana wing offers Royal Suite, Luxury Suite and Club rooms with unparalleled royal experience exponentially heightened by the acess to royal familys own chef and craftsman.
A dedicated team ensures a bespoke holiday pre-empting every need.
RANBANKA Palace offers 80 rooms including aesthetically restored suites, which were the chambers of the former Maharaja. Use of rich fabrics and silk drapes draw from the colourful art and warm hues of the state of Rajasthan. Restaurants, Bar, gardens and
• Swimming Pool.
• Palace Business Services
• Business Centre
• Broadband Internet access
• Secretarial services
• Multilingual staff
• Shopping Arcade
Palace Concierge Services
• Currency Exchange
• Express Laundry/ Dry cleaning
• Flowers can be organized on request
• Postal/ Parcel Services
• Travel & Tours desk
• Village tours /Camel, Horse, Elephant and jeep safaris.
Accessibility: Ranbanka Palace is situated 2km away from the Jodhpur Airport and 3km from the Jodhpur Railway Station. From the Jodhpur main bus station it is 1km away.
Circuit House Road, Jodhpur,