Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur is named as the World’s Best Hotel. Umaid Bhawan Palace is on top in this year by not only taking the first position in the Top hotels category in India and the world, but also winning the most number of awards (7) by an Indian hotel across categories.
Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, bagged the award of the world’s best hotel at the Traveller’s Choice award organised by TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor is a popular travel website.
In the 14th edition of the travel site’s Travelers’ Choice Awards, the Umaid Bhawan Palace was named the best hotel of 2016, with a five out of five bubble rating among its 840 guests. Built over 15 years between 1928 and 1943 after its namesake, the Maharaja Umaid Singh, the lavish hotel is literally fit for an Indian king.
World’s No. 1 Hotel 2016, Umaid Bhawan Palace features 347 rooms.
Not just Umaid Bhawan Palace Jodhpur but there 113 Indian Hotels were awarded at the event across six categories : Top Hotels, Luxury, Best Service, Bargain, B&Bs and Inns, Small Hotels. The Oberoi Vanvilas, Taj Rambagh Palace, Orange County Resorts and Bougainvillea Guest House are other resorts that made it to the world’s best hotels.