‘Explore Pink City like never before with ITC Rajputana’
General Manager Rishi Mattu talks about the property’s offerings in Jaipur
ITC Rajputana, situated in the Pink City, Jaipur, reflects the grandeur of the royal era and has the advantage of being present in one of the three corners of the Golden Triangle (Delhi, Agra and Jaipur). The hotel is a regal getaway destination to experience the spirit of Rajasthan. Inspired by the imposing architecture of the state’s traditional havelis, ITC Rajputana is the epitome of royalty located in the midst of city.
“The elegant red brick exterior encompasses a central atrium around which the various levels rise gracefully. Long corridors, secluded courtyards and the tinkle of fountains recall times long past. Infused with this style is the modern uncluttered look and feel – a combination that makes the hotel a truly distinguished hotel in Jaipur,” explains Rishi Mattu, General Manager, ITC Rajputana.
The hotel believes to give its valued guest the royal experience that makes them feel to be in the city of royals. It is designed to represent everything unique and splendid about Rajasthan. The restaurants are designed and named after the monuments like Jal Mahal, Sheesh Mahal and Hawa Mahal (Banqueting Venue). “To keep our guests entertained, we offer traditional folk dance, live folk music, city tour, Food Sherpa, safari and one can enjoy shopping in the in-house shopping arcade called Marwari Bazar,” Mattu puts in.
SAFE AND SECURE
These unprecedented times have diverted the focus more on health and safety while stepping out. Keeping this in mind, ITC Rajputana follows the ITC Hotels’ ‘WeAssure programme – Commitment to Health, Hygiene and a Safe Environment’ reassured by accreditation from the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers (NABH). The programme is DNV Platinum Certified under DNV’s My Care Infection risk management programme. Once you reach the property for your regal getaway, a shoe sanitisation station service awaits you. The security check is contactless and while it is being done, thermal screening is undertaken along with luggage sanitisation. Floor markings indicate physical distancing norms and the posters from the porch to the check-in counter inform you of the safety measures.
“We have a contact lite check-in/check-out service design along with transparent separators at the reception to ensure safe distancing. Guests are encouraged to submit all the details and IDs through online forms before they arrive at the hotel and they are allotted sanitised rooms to ensure clinical levels of cleanliness,” shares the GM.
ROYAL CULINARY EXPERIENCES
Reflecting the spirit of royalty, ITC Rajputana offers an array of iconic delicacies. One can experience true royalty with the Maharaja Thaal at Jaipur Pavilion and relish dishes from around the world.
Breakfast by the Pool
Just like the other iconic restaurants of ITC Hotels, Peshawri offers North-West Frontier cuisine including Dal Bukhara, Sikandari Raan, Naan Bukhara, Paneer Khurchan and many more. “Guests can unwind at the Sheesh Mahal bar or at the pool side lounge, Jharokha. ITC Rajputana has everything to offer that is splendid about Rajasthan,” Mattu shares.
HOLISTIC RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES
As the property is situation in the heart of the Pink City, guests can take a bicycle ride from the hotel to explore the forts, museums, palaces and more. The hotel also offers ‘Food Sherpa’ where a chef from the hotel personally guides guests to the lanes and by-lanes of the city to savour palate pleasures. “Rejuvenate and relax on your getaway with weekend yoga sessions at the pool side. For our little guests, we have Ollie’s Club, a dedicated recreational area where kids can enjoy board games, play station and many more activities to keep them entertained and engaged. One can plan a city tour with the hotel concierge to the city and explore Jaipur like never before,” the GM concludes.
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