Usha Kiran Palace
Usha Kiran Palace, Gwalior, India
This former 120 year old palace originally built for the Prince of Wales is set on the outskirts of Gwalior, next to the Jai Vilas Palace and museum. Set amongst pleasant gardens and commanding superb views from the roof terrace towards the fort. The beautifully presented rooms with wooden furniture face either the courtyard or the gardens. The hotel has maintained its art deco style, retaining the original elevator and a 100 year old billiards table which can be found in the Baba bar. A number of facilities and activities are available, take a class in Yoga, relax by the pool, wander through the wonderful gardens or indulge in a spa treatment. The restaurant Silver Spoon serves Maratha and Nepalese speciality cuisine which is good quality food and musicians sometimes play in the evenings.