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If you have chosen “Royal” as your preferred wedding theme, this one is for you! Rajasthan, known as the land of the palaces and Havelis, would be the ideal location for a destination wedding in royal style, especially in the winters. And if you’re having a Marwari wedding or a Rajput wedding, getting married in a Jaipur Palace hotel or resort would only add more colours to the whole regal affair. Groom’s entry on an elephant; Ghoomar at Sangeet; Dal Baati Choorma and Laal Maas for the grand feast- take a look at some of the palace venues in Jaipur and have a majestic wedding!

1. Trident, Jaipur

Trident, Jaipur

Luxurious, lavish and supremely royal - Hotel Trident is one of those Jaipur palace heritage hotels that you have to experience while you’re on your destination wedding in the pink city. Apart from breathtaking views of the Mansagar Lake and Jal Mahal, the hotel offers ample space for all wedding and your pre-wedding events. A little away from the city’s hustle bustle, this would be a perfect venue for your royal wedding in Rajasthan.

Capacity: 450

Price: ₹3000/- per plate.

USP: Beautiful views of the Aravalli Mountains and Mansagar Lake, stunning ambience and multi-cuisine catering.

2. Chomu Palace Hotel

Chomu Palace Hotel

Right in the vicinity of the city’s amenities yet taking you back in the Maharaja’s times! Chomu Palace Hotel will give you the opportunity to treat yourselves with royalty. You will get to witness the charm of 300 years old heritage along with all the modern amenities in this Jaipur palace hotel. Book a spa day for yourself and your bridesmaids and organise your Mehndi by hiring local Mehndi artists for exquisite Rajasthani Mehndi designs.

Capacity: 200-1000.

Price: ₹2600/- per plate.

USP: Blend of heritage architecture with modern amenities; Other than multi-cuisine, they also have a Jain-specific menu.

3. Hotel Jaipur Heritage

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Situated at the heart of the city, Hotel Jaipur Heritage has lush green interiors with huge spaces for all your wedding events. Organise a fun Haldi by the pool with your favourite songs for a combined Sangeet too. Experience your exciting stay at this gorgeous Jaipur palace hotel that will turn your wedding into a grand gala at affordable prices.

Capacity: 1200.

Price:₹850/- per plate.

USP: Scrumptious cuisines (both local and international) prepared by their in-house chef.

4. Dhula Garh Heritage Hotel

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Dhula Garh Heritage Hotel is one of the most sought-after Jaipur palace hotels for weddings. Situated amidst desert cities, hunting reserves and Maharaja’s old ruins, this palace hotel ensures a luxurious experience with a regal vibe. Other than the stunning poolside, there is a glorious courtyard for your Mehfil or cocktail parties and a terrace for bachelor/bachelorettes. (Hint: arrange an exclusive Rajasthani musical Sangeet apt for the place and occasion!) They proudly possess an in-house chef who’d happily construct a tailor-made menu for your wedding as per your requests and requirements.

Capacity: 30-60.

Price: ₹1500/- per plate.

USP: Customised menu by the in-house chef, sound/music license, huge courtyard for open-air programmes.

5. Samode Palace

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Exhibiting a glorious Indo-Saracenic architecture, Samode Palace has been graciously attending royalties, celebrities, travellers and artists for many years now. The gourmet food spread, majestic Darbar hall and pristine surrounding views with magnificent fireworks make this Jaipur palace hotel an absolute favourite for couples who believe in a larger than life wedding!

Capacity: 800.

Price: ₹3000/- per plate.

USP: Mughal and Indian interiors, expansive cuisine spread, warm and courteous staff.

6. Shiv Vilas

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A palace themed resort with the Aravalli range at the backdrop, Shiv Vilas has been a popular choice of Jaipur palace venue for couples since 2006. With a spectacular architecture and picturesque views all around, this is the place you would love to get married in! Their in-house decor panel uses excellent floral arrangements and drapery as a part of their decor. While you’re there, don’t forget to get some stunning pre-wedding shots at this gorgeous location.

Capacity: 2500.

Price: ₹2700/- per plate.

USP: In-house catering and decor, breathtaking views for wedding photography.

Make the most of being in the land of the Maharajas, forts and palaces. Get some local musicians, dancers and puppeteers to perform on your Sangeet night. Adorn your hands and feet with intricate Mehndi art. Stylise your mandap as per your venue and traditions. Live like a king and a queen in one of the lavish Jaipur palace hotels and treat yourselves and your guests with royal galore.

Where would you like to host your wedding? Tell us through comments!