Indian History has always been regaled with stories of royalty, yet few have ever been as opulent or gracious as Taj Usha Kiran Palace, a historical property of the Taj Hotels in India. Located on a lush 9-acre landscaped estate in Gwalior, beside Jai Vilas Palace, this white-and-yellow palace was built in 1880 by H H Maharaj Jayaji Rao Scindia (Scindia Dynasty of the Marathas) and since then has hosted royalty and dignitaries on myriad occasions.True to the aesthetic spirit of Gwalior, exquisite craftsmanship is the hallmark of the palace. Every nook and corner flaunts a tapestry of ancient stone carvings and delicate filigree work that tell a story. The lavish interiors of the hotel have their own share of treasures. The Royal Suites evoke Gwalior's royal heritage with period furnishings and ornate accessories such as Venetian mirrors, mother-of-pearl mosaics and canopied beds.
The Luxury Villas offer privacy and exclusivity with a private pool and a sun bathing area. The indulgence extends itself to the ancient healing and wellness therapies of the famous Jiva Spa, which also offers royal treatments that originated at the 14th century spa in the magnificent Man Mandir Palace, Gwalior Fort.History is an ingredient that is all pervasive in Taj Usha Kiran Palace and finds favour even in its culinary flavours. Savour closely guarded recipes from the Maratha and Nepal royal kitchens accompanied by classical music from the Gwalior Gharana at Silver Saloon, the multi-cuisine restaurant. Dine under the sky at the palm-shaded The Court’s.The majestic meets the modern with contemporary amenities and technologies readily available for any meeting, event, exhibition, wedding or other social occasion. Designed to exceed expectations, professional service with a personal touch brings out the very best in every occasion, whether business or pleasure.
Taste the flavours that enthralled Maratha and Nepalese royalty. Also, select Continental, Asian and Indian favourites grace the menu. The food is complimented by live classical music from the Gwalior Gharana.A special collection of Indian and international labels keep your spirits high in a charming ambience.Choose the blue sky or a night full of stars. Romance and nature come together to create the ultimate alfresco dining experience at The Court. The restaurant is open for buffet breakfast, light snacks, lunch and dinner.
SUPERIOR ROOMS - Occupying the ground, first and second floors of the hotel, the exquisite and comfortable Superior Rooms frame panoramic views of the picturesque verdant lawns.
DELUXE ROOMS - Occupying the ground, first and second floors, Deluxe Rooms are furnished in the tradition of palace residences and welcome nature with picturesque views of the lawns.
LUXURY SUITE - When bespoke luxury redefines itself, it gives birth to a new standard called the Luxury Suite. Time stands still to stop and stare. So will you.
ROYAL SUITE - The Royal Suite celebrates the rich heritage of Gwalior and is designed and embellished for palace-like living. Resplendent views of Jai Vilas Palace and Gwalior Fort further bring the experience to life.
ONE BEDROOM VILLA - Indulge in the luxury of your own private villa on the palace grounds. Cocooned in serenity, the villas offer every amenity that speaks to your need for privacy, including a private pool and sun bathing area.
TWO BEDROOM VILLA - For families or close friends looking to spend quality time together, this villa pampers your need for space, luxury and privacy with every indulgent amenity including a private butler, a private pool and sun bathing area.
Hotel & Room facilities
- 24-hour front desk
- Backup generator
- Breakfast services
- Laundry services
- Free Wi-Fi
- Luggage storage
- Doctor on call
- Travel counter
- Attached Bathroom
- H/C running water
- Mini Bar
- Swimming pool
- Premium bedding
- Reading lamps
- Room heater
- Daily newspaper
- Coffee/Tea maker