Hotel Mandwa Castle
Appointments, deadlines, phone calls, budgets. are some
of the things everybody wants to get away from. But,
does everyone find the ideal retreat? Presenting the
stuff dreams are made of. A resort where you feel one
with nature. From the moment you step-in, a feeling of
bliss engulfs your body & soul. Your heart pounds to
the beat of the waves dancing on the shore. Your mind is
clear as the crystal blue pool and your eyes are feasted
on some exquisite landscaping. Cozy cottages dot the
seashore like pearls on a necklace; green lawns, birds
chirping on the trees and the hammocks swaying in the
Part of the excitement of staying at Mandawa is the
sense of discovery at every turn: battlements that offer
spectacular views of the town below, a whimsical peacock
weather van, an arched window that overlooks the verdant
garden visited by peacocks. Or the fact that no two
rooms are alike in this historic hotel! (There are 70 of
them: Royal Suites, Deluxe Rooms and Standard Rooms).
In the zenana or women's quarters, one room offers
antique murals, another has a marble fountain, while the
turretroom boasts walls that are 7 feet thick! Looking
out from the window of the turret room it is easy to
imagine the maurading bandits that once roamed freely
Little wonder then that the family crest contains the
motto, "Veer Bhogya Vasundhara" - The brave shall
inherit the earth
Explore Castle Mandawa at your own pace.Spend a
leisurely hour over a drink in the colonial veranadah
that accomodates the bar.Or relax in the cosy comfort of
the Diwankhana, the formal drawing room decorated with
family potraits and displays of antique armour.
At Mandawa, simple pleasures leave a lasting impression,
whether it is a quiet breakfast on a terrace offering
great views of distant temples and cenotaphs, a
leisurely lunch in the mural painted dining room,
sundowners sipped in the congenial setting of the
verandah bar, or an alfresco dinner under the stare
entertained by Rajasthani folk singers and dancers.
Every meal becomes an occasion to remember.
Castle Mandawa is ideally located in the heart of the
Shekhawati region, which today comprises of two
administrative districts in the state of Rajasthan:
Jhunjhunu and Sikar.
It is well connected from Jaipur, Delhi and Bikaner by
road. If you would like to come by train, there are a
number of railway stations close by.