Khimsar Fort is the most popular fort which lies at 90 kms from Jodhpur (Rajasthan, India). Settled on the edge of the Great Thar Desert in the core of the rural India, the splendid fort at Khimsar offers varied interesting experiences. Rao Karamsiji was built the fort when the 8th son of the Jodhpur founder, Rao Jodha, shifted to this region and founded the royal reign at Khimsar. The construction of this fort was started in 1523 AD.
Earlier, this fort was served as the residence of imperial family but now it has become a huge heritage hotel. It was announced Grand Heritage hotel in 1997-98 headed by the Department of Tourism, Government of India. Inside this fort, there is a zenana (ladies) wing, and a private regal wing built by Thakur Onkar Singh.
Accommodation at Khimsar Fort
This hotel has 50 Rooms which are fully integrated with innovative facilities and ambience. All the Rooms are fully air-conditioned plus attached Bathrooms facility running with cold & hot water. One can experience royal stay with eco-friendly environment with a difference. The room facilities are: 50 luxurious air-conditioned rooms, Telephone with direct dialling facility, Refrigerator and television with satellite channels in rooms, Continental, Indian and Rajasthani cuisine, Bar and swimming pool, Yoga, sauna steam bath, health club and tennis court, Camel and horse riding etc.