Fairmont Hotels & Resorts opens its first luxury hotel in India in Jaipur
August 9, 2012: Luxury hotel chain, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, has launched its first property in India, called Fairmont Jaipur. Fairmont Jaipur is an ode to the pink city through superlative luxury highlighted in elegantly appointed rooms, exclusive dining options, established traditions of bespoke service, customized features and leisure experiences.
Ms Jennifer Fox, President, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, said, “Created from the ground up, the overarching design influence of the property pays tribute to the great Mughal dynasty, and is a sensitive re-imagining of the traditional Mughal palace. This 255 room hotel also features the signature Fairmont Gold room, a variety of restaurants and bars, while the villas and 5,500 square meters (60,000-square-feet) of meeting space for weddings and functions and a 1,300 square meter (14,000 square foot) Willow Stream Spa will debut later.”
Nestled amongst the majestic Aravalli hills, rooms at Fairmont Jaipur are elegantly done up in perfect blend of the traditional Rajasthani décor and modern luxury. The Fairmont Gold Floor, the brand’s exclusive ‘hotel within a hotel’ which features access to the Fairmont Gold Lounge with personalized service will also be introduced to guests for an exclusive lifestyle experience.
Fairmont Jaipur has an eclectic array of fine dining options. Zoya, the all-day dining restaurant, boasts a world cuisine menu with a dedicated section of Rajasthani fare highlighting heritage dishes from the royal households. Serving an unrivalled selection of authentic, high quality teas, Fairmont Jaipur’s lobby lounge Anjum offers a local twist to the long standing Fairmont tradition of afternoon teas. At the regency style library bar, Aza, guests can sample an impressive selection of wines and malt whisky with old world oak display cabinets and bespoke cocktails. With a mix of high and lounge seating, Fairmont Jaipur’s Cigar Diwan, is a classic smoking room, perfect after dinner space.
Fairmont Jaipur offers a multitude of experiences ranging from hot air ballooning, mountaineering at the Aravalli hills, elephant rides, picnics and a stroll through the nearby village. Guests can also enjoy traditional Rajasthani entertainments accompanied with a story teller. A magnificent lighting ceremony in the evenings or a guided tour to the city’s most popular attractions, the hotel has a vast list of itineraries planned. Guests can also explore the ancient art of falconry with hands-on lessons led by a true falconer present at the hotel.
For reservations, please contact: 011 490 55 555