Alila Fort Bishangarh is a luxurious property in Rajasthan near Jaipur from the Alila Hotels & Resorts, a 230-year old fort restored into a premium heritage hotel. Hidden away in the Aravalli hills in Rajasthan, a world away from the crowds on the conventional Jaipur-Jodphur-Udaipur trail, , 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). You rediscover the pleasure of royalty in a responsible manner as you take a trip back into time. After seven years in restoration, it has undergone a brilliant transformation and fully opened in July 2017 with 59-suites. It just completed a year of operation on July 15, 2018.
Offering endless enriching encounters, below are some of the unique experiences crafted by Alila Fort Bishangarh for its guests, giving them a unique feel:
- Amarsar – The Authentic Fine Dine
Taking cues from folklores and fables that make up for the history of this fort, Amarsar – The Fine Dining restaurant looks to epitomise the authenticity and hospitality synonymous to that of the Rajputana. Each delicacy is crafted and prepared with recipes that have been passed on from generations. Our humble attempt to bring forth the cultured flavours of quintessential Rajasthani cuisine.
- Madhuveni – The Bar
The name ‘Madhuveni’ when combined means a stream of sweetness. The picturesque green marshes surrounding Fort Bishangarh is also the riverbed of the waterbody named Madhuveni. Madhuveni the bar with its finest selection of malts & fine sprits is just what is needed to sooth your soul after a long day or for a mellow evening in the most sublime setting.
- Nazara – The Rooftop Restaurant
Nazara – The Rooftop Restaurant with the most romantic setting is the jewel in the crown of Fort Bishangarh. Nazara is an Urdu word which means the ‘view’ owing to the picturesque sight from the restaurant. The view from the outlet is a panorama of the most hauntingly beautiful landscape, unique to that of the north-western province of India, the fort has been a silent witness to endless phases of trials, turmoil and peace, being the sentinel of different phases of Manoharpur village.
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.
- The Roots of Jaipur – Our signature spa experience highlights an age-old tradition with the use of medicinal herbs and spices from the region. Treatment includes a detoxifying full body scrub made from local green gram and turmeric that is known to soften and relieve dry or damaged skin. A combination of soothing and deep tissue massage strokes is combined with the healing oils of camphor, mustard and coconut oil to help increase blood flow and relieve muscle pain. Treatment concludes with a basil and ginger infused steam that clears the lungs and removes built-up toxins.
- Balinese Massage – Feel tension dissolve with this ancient Balinese healing therapy that combines gentle stretching, long therapeutic strokes and skin rolling to relieve muscle pain. Palm and thumb pressure techniques are also applied to unravel the deepest stress and improve blood flow.