Jodhpur is a beautiful city set in the landscape of Thar Desert and is popularly known as the Sun City, because of the sunny climate it enjoys throughout the year. The silvery blue architecture adds to the tinge of the colour of the city and is often referred to as the Blue City of Rajasthan. Jodhpur is a major tourist attraction of Rajasthan and has very intricately designed forts, palaces and temples. It is one of the major stops for the Palace on Wheels and the Orient Express trains which run along this city.
Jodhpur has plenty of tourist spots and accommodation options varying from luxury to budget hotels and resorts. Few of the best 5 star luxury resorts and hotels of Jodhpur is- Umaid Bhawan Palace, built by H.H. Umaid Singh Ji in the early 1900ís, this hotel offers exquisite services and hospitality at par with international standards; Samsara Resort, located on the Jaisalmer highway, this hotel is architectural marvel with intricate designs and impeccable service; Indana Palace Jodhpur, beautiful yet grand is what describes this hotel; Vivanta by Taj Hari Mahal, is inspired by Mughal and Marwar style of architecture and has exquisitely warm hospitality; Park Plaza Hotel, is a boutique hotel that offers services for business and leisure and Hotel Bal Samand Lake Palace, is known for its typical Rajput ornate architecture and offers exclusivity to all who choose to stay here. Besides these hotels, there are other popular Jodhpur hotels that offer equally good service coupled with great ambience such as- Hotel Niky International, Chandra Inn, Kalinga, Ratnawali, Jasol Heritage, Polo Heritage, Bal Samand Garden Retreat, Fort Khejarla Jodhpur, Jhalamand Garh, Ajit Bhawan, Shree Ram International, Karni Bhawan, Chanwa, Marvel Umaid, Jee Ri Haveli, Ranbanka Palace, Raas, Manvar- the Desert resort and camp, The Gateway, Ratan Vilas, etc. The budget hotels in Jodhpur offer equally good and comfortable stay to the budget travellers making it an enjoyable experience for all those who visit them.