A Guide to the Palace Hotels of India by Cheryl Bentley

By Cheryl Bentley

See India in the course of the eyes of the maharajas, The maharajas not rule, yet all through India their amazing palaces stay to thrill the attention. this present day, many were become motels, frequently nonetheless occupied or even run by means of the previous royal households. it is a distinctive, candid consultant to the easiest of them, from the Lalitha Palace in Mysore to the recognized Lake Palace, as soon as domestic to the maharaja of Travancore, and the Sariska Palace on the Sariska Tiger Reserve. such a lot are in Rajasthan, yet palace inns are defined in all components of India. the writer has stayed in all of them and he or she information each function of curiosity: costs, the detailed background and style of every palace, what the rooms are like, the standard of provider, even what to determine within the surrounding zone. through the e-book are profiles of the royal vendors, current and prior, in addition to interviews with numerous of the maharajas and their shut relatives. colour photographs and maps throughout.

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