Formerly the royal guesthouse of Nizam Mehboob Ali Khan, the Taj Falaknuma Palace has been passed on for generations as one hands down a treasured heirloom. After a decade of delicate restoration and the expertise of Taj Hotels, this private palace sparkles once again in Hyderabad.

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Unique to this region, a blend of Tudor, Italian, and Baroque architecture and decor define the Taj Falaknuma Palace. A choice of 60 splendid rooms and suites are found in the palace. Luxury Rooms face the themed gardens of the central courtyard and the Palace Rooms reflect the royal history of the hotel with regal colors and rich textures. The Historical Suites feature wooden floors, Edwardian accents and antique furnishings, while the Royal Suites were each restored to almost exactly replicate their original decor. The Grand Royal Suites offer sweeping views of the 32 acre grounds from their prestigious location. The Grand Presidential Suite is the jewel in Falaknuma’s crown, featuring a private pool, dedicated butler and exclusive access to the Jiva Grand Spa.

Local Indian flavors and the finest in Italian cuisine are served in the Jade Room, a glamorous ballroom that once played host to foreign dignitaries and lavish events. A variety of private dining options are also available to guests, including candle-lit affairs on the Jade Terrace and a traditional six-course dinner complete with a troupe of entertainers and a hookah tasting. Take in high tea colonial-style on the veranda or sip cocktails in the plush Gol Bungalow.

Explore the palace in its whole and discover leisure in the lap of luxury. Artifacts from the Nizam’s personal collection including Hookahs and rare books are on display during historic tours, guided by palace historians. Unwind in the billiards room, an opulent masculine retreat featuring leather etched walls and camel leather seating. If divine comfort is what you seek, the Jiva Grande Spa is a must, with royal treatments and therapies administered in private rooms that overlook the tranquil gardens.

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