Perched 2,000 feet above the city of Hyderabad is Taj Falaknuma Palace, a jewel amongst the clouds. Built in 1894, it is the former palace of the Nizam, rumoured to be the richest man in the world at one time.
Overlooking the twinkling City of Pearls, this enchanting palace hotel in Hyderabad exudes romance and grandeur that take one back to when the Nizam ruled Hyderabad.
The five-star luxury palace hotel, spread over 32 acres, allows you to journey to the gilded ages, where opulence and excess is celebrated and savoured in equal measure.
The 60 rooms and suites are beautifully refurbished and lovingly restored by Her Highness Princess Esra, the Nizam’s Turkish wife. Each provides marvellous views of the palace courtyard and the 400-year-old city of Hyderabad.
The fare at the fine-dining and multi-cuisine restaurants in Hyderabad at Taj Falaknuma Palace borrows the tradition of excellence and elaborate excess from the days of the legendary Nizami feasts; tempered by contemporary creativity.
Celeste : Inspired by the Renaissance, this restaurant will take you on a culinary journey to Europe.
Adaa : Savour the culinary heritage of the Nizams straight from their kitchens.
Jade Terrace: Enjoy afternoon tea on the Jade Terrace, like the Nizam did many years ago.
Unique Dining Experiences At Gol Bungalow: Gol Bungalow is located at the restaurant section of the palace overlooking the “city of pearls”. The terrace has been the venue for royal receptions for rare guests like King George V & Queen Mary.
Hookah Lounge : Partake in the princely pastime of smoking hookah at this ambient space.
JIVA SPA : The exquisitely renovated palace offer a lavish experience of grandeur and old world charm while being equipped with state of the art amenities. Likewise, the spa is no less. Here at the Jiva, they offer you with a beautiful amalgamation of signature treatments and therapies to help you rejuvenate and energize.