Haveli is an old mansion which has been in the
Kankarwa family for 180 years. It was The urban
house for a Kankarwa family. In 1993 the family
began renovation work and within two years Kankarwa
Haveli opened with all modern facilities for guests.
Kankarwa Haveli is now one of the Heritage Hotels in
udaipur, managed and run by original family. When
you enter this beautiful haveli, you realize
immediately that you have found the perfect haven to
restore your travel weary spirit. Soft cream-colored
walls are accentuated by jewel tones of blooming
bougainvillea. Greenery is displayed in the lovely
courtyard and on all levels of the haveli.
Kankarwa Haveli offers 16 well furnished and well
appointed rooms to its guests. All the rooms in
Kankarwa Haveli have been decorated differently in
unique style and are classified as Standard rooms
and deluxe lake facing rooms. The rooms are not only
spacious and well decorated but replete with modern
comforts as well.
There is a secluded alcove with a jharokha on the first level with
comfortable furniture, a place to enjoy the scenic beauty of the
lake, meditate, read, relax, or converse in private. Just off the
courtyard is another gathering place for Guest to meet, enjoy a
drink and peruse the many magazines and current newspapers.
Behind Reception is a room fitted with computers where guest may use
the Internet. There is also Internet access via Wi-fi in the haveli.
Laundry service is available in the morning and afternoon.
Airport pickup/drop services
Reservations for tours or airport transfers with cars and drivers
can be made with Janardan Singh.
Visa and Master Card are accepted
Kankarwa Haveli has a prime location in the heart of the old City,
at Lal Ghat. This is directly on the shore of Lake Pichola where the
water caresses the windows and western facade. A five minute walk
will take you to the City Palace. Only a short distance in another
direction is the famous Jagdish Temple. Boats for hire and shops of
every description are available just outside the haveli doors.
From Udaipur airport it is a 35 minute (25 kilometer) drive into the
city. Railway and bus stations are easily accessible via Autorikshaw
at only a 10 minute distance (4 kilometer).
Kankarwa Haveli offers sumptuous dining. The family kitchen cum
diner is located on the roof where one can seat under the stars and
feed on the appetizing pleasures. The menu consist of Indian and
continental food. The ‘thali’ style meals consists of bowls of
vegetables, dals, rice and Indian breads. The dinner has a choice of
three kinds of thalis. The 'Food is prepared fresh' daily and no two
sauces, gravies, or masalas are similar. This is a vegetarian house
with eggs the only exception. Hot and cold beverages are available
throughout the day.