- A majestic, 18th-century fort with a sunset-hued façade and seraphic views of the Aravalli Hills. Once a warrior fort occupied by kings and Rajputs, this luxury hotel now offers palatial interiors, a dreamy infinity pool and exotic excursions.
- Hidden away in the Aravalli hills in Rajasthan, a world away from the crowds on the conventional Jaipur-Jodhpur-Udaipur trail, yet just an hour’s drive from Jaipur, is Alila Fort Bishangarh – a 230-year-old defensive fortress. After seven years in restoration, it has undergone a brilliant transformation with a total of 59-suites.
- The original fort is left intact, with much care given to ecological restoration and the reconstruction of new residential areas, to recreate the courtly flavor of Shahpura’s royalty.
- Perhaps the only warrior fort that has been converted into a heritage resort, Alila Fort Bishangarh is a unique example of the Jaipur Gharana architecture influenced by both the Mughals and the British.
- As befitting its royal heritage, Alila Fort Bishangarh has its own holdings, which includes the charming Bishangarh village and its havelis (mansions).
- There are plenty of dining options and even a wine cellar, cigar room and champagne bar.
- Perched magnificently upon a granite hill and offering a 360-degree view of Rajasthani landscape.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Discover Rajasthan from the skies during this balloon ride. You will sip on champagne as you float high over the Aravalli hills and beyond. Perfect for couples, pass historic forts, local villages and hidden palaces before enjoying a delicious lunch. Departing from Alila Fort Bishangarh from 8am until 5pm, this hot air balloon experience can be enjoyed by up to four people. Drift over the Indian countryside enjoying the rich colours of this breathtaking landscape. After some time in the skies, you will touch down and be driven to a private spot where a tailor-made picnic lunch awaits. We recommend you wear comfortable clothing and shoes for this experience.
Enjoy a camel safari during your stay at Alila Fort Bishangarh. The windswept dunes of the Aravalli Hills make for a beautiful setting as you ride through Bishangarh village.
Bishangarh is known for its unique handcrafts and home to many artisans who create exquisite jewellery, hand woven carpets and pottery. During your stay at Alila Fort Bishangarh, witness the local women who craft these beautiful works of art.
Enjoy all that rural Rajasthan has to offer on this early morning or late afternoon experience whilst staying at Alila Fort Bishangarh. Explore the Aravalli hills on a spiritual journey visiting the Kalka Mata Mandir temple, enjoying spectacular views.
Amber Fort, the ancient Rajput capital is located on a hill 11km / 7 miles north of Jaipur. Amber was the capital of the Kachhwaha Rajputs from 1037 until the Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh founded Jaipur in 1727.
A walking tour of Jaipur brings the city to life through its out of the way nooks and crannies, colourful markets and vibrant culture.
The latest addition to Alila’s luxury portfolio, Alila Fort Bishangarh in the small village of Bishangarh near Jaipur, offers a perfect escape from it all. Soak up the grandeur of this heritage hotel which is also a perfect base to explore the Pink City. Step back into the kingdom of Shahpura with Alila. Having undergone a painstaking seven-year restoration project, Alila Fort Bishangarh, which will open this summer, centres around this beautiful 230 year-old fortress. Located between Jaipur and Delhi, Alila Fort Bisangarh sits off the usual tourist trail but is still within close reach of UNESCO World Heritage Site Amber Fort, just 45-minutes away by car.
The hotel itself encompasses the Fort and the surrounding havelis, sitting perched on a granite hill, alluding regal charm from the moment you arrive. In keeping with its setting, each suite has been tastefully designed drawing inspiration from its past as a warrior fort. Clean white furnishings meet bold fabrics and large bay windows make for sun-drenched rooms and a perfect spot to enjoy the views. With just 59 suites, this is the perfect quiet indulgence for anyone who wishes to escape and enjoy all that Alila has to offer. From cooking classes and food trails to biking and horse riding, guests can delve into an array of activities here. Spa Alila has taken over the former dungeons within the main fort but the treatments on offer are far from imprisoning. With plenty of dining options, an extensive wine cellar and champagne bar, you’ll never want to leave.
There are just 59 suites at Alila Fort Bishangarh, all encompassing atonishing views over Bishangarh village and beyond. Each room has been tastefully styled in keeping with both the hotel’s unique setting and Alila’s signature feel. Expect expansive bathrooms, elegant furnishings and nods to the rich Shahpura heritage.
The 18 Heritage Rooms boast spacious bedrooms, aesthetically appointed bathrooms and a cozy daybed set against a large jarokha-style window, offering uninterrupted views of Bishangarh’s rural beauty from one of the most glorious Jaipur heritage hotels.
Spread over 703 square feet, each of the 11 Royal Suites is a haven of luxurious comfort featuring elegant furnishings with an indigenous touch distinctive to our Bishangarh fort hotel, and panoramic views of the charming village at the foot of the hill.
A harmony of authenticity and modernity, the 20 Grand Suites of our five star hotel in Jaipur are designed for quiet indulgence, with a palette of neutral tones that mirror the fort’s exterior enlivened with deft strokes of color showcasing the region’s rich native artisanship.
As their name suggests, the design and décor of the 8 Regal Suites exemplify noble splendor unsurpassed amongst the best hotels in Jaipur, featuring spacious interiors with daybeds by the large bay windows – the perfect spot to unwind with a book.
Executive chef Nishesh Mani Tripathi’s well-thought-out menus are Indian-based with international influences – think sous-vide watermelon sashimi, duck vindaloo, artichoke ravioli and more. Ingredients are seasonal and locally sourced where possible, with produce grown in the organic kitchen garden. There are several dining options, from a Mediterranean lunch at the haveli, to Amarsar, an airy and atmospheric, tile-encrusted room, which offers dishes inspired by the Silk Route. Madhuveni is superb for a pre-dinner cocktail but the highlight was dining under the stars at Nazaara. Breakfast at Amarsar is a continental spread matched with decent à la carte options, from American-style pancakes with mulberries and whipped cream, to south Indian dosa.
Much acclaimed as an excellent family restaurant in Jaipur, this all-day dining venue serves a unique Thala breakfast, a la carte breakfast, international lunch and dinner menus featuring age-old traditional recipes inspired by the Silk Route, as well as the Alila To Eat in-room dining menu, catering to all palates and age groups.
The breathtaking view and dining under the stars define one of the best restaurants in Jaipur, featuring Shekhawat and Bishangarh food, very local and seasonal cuisine. The restaurant also specializes in hunter cuisine with live sandpit and fire pit cooking.
Named after the Bishangarh village river, Madhuveni bar and restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy the best whisky blends, paired with smoked delights and cocktails with tapas. The bar has an elevated cigar lounge offering cigars and cognacs.
Hailed as one of the top restaurants in Jaipur, our boutique poolside restaurant offers a taste of the Mediterranean using fresh, seasonal, local ingredients and pickings from our organic garden. It also offers a special daily changing dessert menu.
Enjoy charming beverage rituals in the relaxing ambience of the courtyard, including the finest teas, coffees, and champagnes.
There are plenty of facilities at Alila Fort Bisangarh including a library, open-air terrace, large pool and the Spa Alila wellness centre to ease those aches and pains. Laze by the pool and enjoy a refreshing drink from the juice bar.
At Spa Alila, our idyllic spa in Jaipur, the goal is to help bring you back into balance naturally with treatments personalized to your needs. Through the heartfelt touch of our experienced therapist, our naturally active products and maximum guest input, we create a new dimension in nurturing and divine pampering rituals. Surrender to the blissful Spa Alila experience and you’ll see and feel the benefits in your appearance, your spirit and your overall sense of wellbeing.
Daily yoga sessions purify and rebalance the mind and body. Enjoy a spot of morning yoga or indulge in a range of ultra-luxe treatments at the spa.
Head down to the haveli (mansion) at the foot of the fort and spend your day beside the heavenly, get-me-in-there-now swimming pool which overlooks the organic kitchen gardens and grassy lawns.