Mihirgarh, Rohet

About the Hotel

This elegant structure finds its inspiration in the rural village architecture of Western Rajasthan, as can be seen with the tall mud walls, the slightly rounded corners, the numerous alcoves, and of course, the aesthetically conceived fireplaces. This fort indeed stands as a proud representative of all that its land is best known for: royalty, a robust culture and rustic charm.

In fact, from its conception, to its completion, every single workman involved in bringing MihirGarh to life, hails from the region itself. Nothing has been outsourced. Instead, every nook and corner has been lovingly created by us, along with our very talented team. We would be delighted to share our dream with you: MihirGarh, the haven where you can experience sheer lavishness amidst the wilderness of Thar.

Accommodation details

MihirGarhhas nine magnificent suites and each offers you over 1700 square feet of private space. Alishaan is the name given to the suites on the ground floor, each of which comes with its own plunge pool and personal courtyard. Meanwhile, the suites on the first floor are called Shaandar and have an exclusive open air Jacuzzi along with a private terrace. Alishaan and Shaandar – the names come from the fine Marwari Stallions from the RohetStables.The rooms have been personally visualized and realized by us with the help of our talented team. Every detail is taken care of: The smallest of furnishings have been handpicked after careful deliberation. At MihirGarh we strive to offer you the very best: from furnishings to linen, as well as the toiletries. The flooring of each room has been done using a special plaster technique known to only one man in the entire region of Jodhpur. He alongwith a helper have put in hours of labour in creating the very exclusive floors that MihirGarh boasts of.To ensure absolute comfort, each suite is equipped with all modern amenities like TV's, DVD's, coffee makers and even mini bars. Meanwhile, to add to the contemporary chic, we have a touch of tradition in every room: hand crafted fire-places created by women from neighboring villages!

The suites at MihirGarh will morph themselves to fulfill your needs: be it for solitude or intimacy, for opulence or meditation upon the endless deserts.

Activities

The village Safariis MihirGarh's signature program that enables our guests to feel the very pulse of rural Rajasthan. The little mud houses, the turban clad men, the shy, beautiful women, dressed in their traditional costumes.The market with its rich display of wares, will certainly bewitch you. To make this experience, even more intimate, the guests visit the homes of the village folks and share a slice of their life. As one of the earliest pioneers of this concept, we are proud to share our rich and vibrant cultural heritage with you at MihirGarh.

The equestrian program at MihirGarh is among the finest in the country. The best specimens of the Marwari breed of horses will give you a sense of sheer strength and freedom, as you ride across the vast, virgin wilderness. MihirGarh will mesmerize the nature lovers with its variety of wild life and multihued birds. One may also have the pleasure of sighting the rare and beautiful Antelope of India: the Black Buck. The itinerary can be personalized to gift you an unparalleled riding experience in this majestic land of sands and sunsets. From the popular sunrise or sunset rides, to full day rides with overnight in a luxury mobile camp , with attached bathroom – running water and flush toilets ! Further, there is the extensive three and four day riding itinerary with overnights in Mobile camps and Heritage properties like RohetGarh and Fort Chanwa. All our rides are designed such that you derive maximum pleasure of riding some of the finest horses of the 'Marwari ' breed, and experience and enjoy the rich culture of the land.

Royal picnics, reminiscent of a bygone era at MihirGarh, gives our guests the feeling of re-living the past. The ornate tent, the food and wine laid upon crisp white covers, the courteous attendants, the live music orchestrated by the gentle ripples of the lake, will come together to create a memory worthy of being cherished.

Mornings at MihirGarh are divine. The choir of birds, the splendid sun rise, the golden brown sands beckon you to come and experience not just a new day, but a new beginning. Camels/ Camel Carts/ Horses are organized to take you to a secluded spot in the wilderness where a lavish al fresco breakfast awaits you. The breads are fresh and warm, straight from our bakery. Indeed, at MihirGarh, you always wake up on the right side of the bed.

Unique experience of culinary demonstrations and workshops. The recipes come from Late ThakurariSahbiaJayendaKumari's books (owner's mother) on traditional Rajasthani food. Guests can experiment with their own favorite recipes until they are confident that they can re-create the same taste at their homes. Else, they can remain mere spectators of the fine art of cooking – and later enjoy the delicacies at a special dinner.

MihirGarh, true to its heritage, is a perfect host. It gives you all that you ask for, and a little more.

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