Orchard Palace, Gondal

CategoryPalace

Languages KnownGujarati, Hindi

AddressOrchard Palace, Huzoor Palace Complex, Gondal, Rajkot, Gujarat.

pincode360311

DistrictRajkot

About Orchard Palace, Gondal

History

The Orchard Palace was built as an annex of the Huzoor Palace, the family residence, in the late-19th century to host personal guests of the Maharajas. Converted into a seven-room heritage hotel, it is appointed with 1930s and ‘40s art deco furniture, antiques and handicrafts.

The property gets its name from the lime, chikoo and mango groves it faces to the rear. More than 80 peacocks and peahens inhabit the gardens, and a variety of other birds can be watched while walking around the grounds.

One of the highlights of the palace is the Rail Saloon of the royal family of Gondal. This saloon has been converted into a suite for a couple or a family to stay with drawing room, dining room and bedroom, beautifully finished with inlaid wood, and English washrooms with a telephonic shower.

“The Riverside Palace of Gondal is a magnificent structure where you will get the taste of a royal splendor, making it one of the best heritage properties in Gujarat. Constructed in the 1880s as the residence of the then Crown Prince of Gondal, this property is known for offering royal hospitality services clubbed with contemporary conveniences. Spread in a lush lawn, this palace is built alongside the town’s river and offers lovely views. The guest rooms feature antique furniture and a warm decor. The food served at the on-site restaurant is scrumptious.

Famous for

The Riverside Palace/Orchard Palace offers a great accommodation. Equipped with 7 double bed rooms at the Orchard palace and 11 double bed rooms at the Riverside Palace, it will be surely be a great experience for you. The high ceilinged rooms offer a spacious accommodation. The rooms are tastefully decorated with European colonial-period furniture. The various items which impart this European colonial-period looks to the rooms are as follows:


Carved tables and old dressers


Period furniture


Add to this the presence of large sized bathrooms and the beautiful pieces of textiles and antiques. It will be truly be a memorable experience for you.


You can enjoy shopping and bird watching at the nearby Veri Lake if you are staying in Riverside palace. Rejuvenate yourself with a bathe in the swimming pool or try boat rowing in the nearby lake, while watching birds around the lake.

The palace estate houses a collection of vintage and classic cars from pre-1910 to contemporary makes, a royal rail saloon beautifully finished with inlaid wood and ornate furniture, and horse-drawn carriages.

Best time to Visit

During Holidays or During Weekend to spend time here.

Best time to Go

During Dinner time is the best.

Distance of nearest cities

  • Rajkot
    to
    Ahmedabad
    225km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Ambaji
    404km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Amreli
    105km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Bharuch
    365km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Bhavnagar
    178km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Bhuj
    218km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Dahod
    399km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Dwarka
    232km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Gandhinagar
    249km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Himmatnagar
    304km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Jamnagar
    88km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Junagadh
    102km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Mehsana
    299km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Morabi
    324km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Palnpur
    371km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Porbandar
    187km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Saputara
    603km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Somnath
    181km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Surat
    461km
  • Rajkot
    to
    Valsad
    528km

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Public Transport to Go

Nearest bus stand is Gondal and thier inquiry no. is, 02825220096

Nearest Railway Station is Gondal and Indian Railway Inquiry no. is, 139

Nearest Airport is Rajkot and thier inquiry no. is, 02812451849

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