Marriott Hotels expands in India with the launch of Jaisalmer Marriott Resort & Spa
April 6, 2017: Marriott Hotels continues to expand its resort portfolio in India with the recent opening of the Jaisalmer Marriott Resort & Spa. The resort, sits in the heart of Jaisalmer, a world heritage city in Rajasthan known for its resplendent forts and ornate temples.
This contemporary palace style resort is carved out of sand stone. Amidst the magnificence of exotic palaces and the endless Great Indian Thar Desert, the resort is a perfect getaway for travellers who want to experience the grandeur of the city. With elaborate havelis in the backdrop, vast sand dunes with beating drums, cavalry on camel back, folk dancers and festivity, the resort also offers an ideal destination to host Indian weddings.
The resort is situated just 3.3 km away from the Jaisalmer Railway Station, with Jodhpur being the closest airport. The property offers 135 exquisitely designed rooms with 9 suites featuring breathtaking views of the magnificent Jaisalmer Fort and beautiful central oasis. Each room is equipped with deluxe bedding, marble bathrooms, state-of- the-art luxury amenities and premium satellite channels on the 42-inch LED TV. The resort has comfortable day beds in every room for guests to relax during the day. The resort also offers mobile Check-in/Check-out facilities.
The resort offers four specialty restaurants. The all-day contemporary dining restaurant, Jaisalmer Kitchen, serves buffet options and a la carte selection featuring signature local dishes and international cuisine. Dunes Bar has cozy cabana seating offering fine cocktails and an extensive range of exclusive wines. Wyra is an elegant rooftop restaurant and lounge offering succulent grills and live cooking. The Mithai Company is the resort’s unique take on traditional Indian desserts, allowing guests to indulge in delicious Indian sweets and savories, along with a fine selection of artisanal teas and coffees.
The resort offers 3251 sq. m of outdoor space surrounded by lush green lawns interspersed with sparkling water bodies which can host up to 1,500 guests, along with an added 577 sq. m of indoor meeting space that includes three meeting rooms with the Grand Ballroom. The resort has a dedicated event planning team quipped with expertise to personalize one’s preferences and needs.
The resort houses the Quan Spa which offers a perfect blend of modern techniques with traditional therapies to relax with during the stay. The Signature Thar Massage using natural ingredients of the land, is a one-of- its-kind and a must experience in Jaislamer. Shuffle is the entertainment lounge where guests can relax and enjoy a wide range of gaming options such as poker, football, pool, electronic and board games. Crayon is a fun and interactive place for young guests to hang out, equipped with a fully trained professional team. The resort offers pottery lessons and an evening cultural program by local musicians and dance troops allow guests a glimpse of the rich culture and heritage of Jaisalmer.
For more information or reservations, please contact the hotel at +91-2992- 266688 or visit hotel website.