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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Some properties just get it right. Usha Kiran for us was one such place. The room itself, the setting, the huge number of grey hornbills on the property, the food the service, for us it all worked. My son is a big fan and enjoyed himself thoroughly. Unfortunately this is not on our regular route to anywhere but we highly...

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Gorakhpur, India
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Location The hotel is located inside the old town. The approach road to the hotel is conspicuous but its located next to the Jai Vilas palace. Property Its is a historic palace which was built as a guest house by the Gwalior king for the visiting British royalty in early 1900. The palace is full of luxury and is a...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The Taj Usha Kiran in Gwalior is gem hidden in the middle of the country. The property was beautiful and the service was excellent. With large groups, there is a tendency lose track of the details but we faced NONE of that. A special dinner and morning walk was organized for us and it went off without a hitch. I...

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AnandNair_Taj, General Manager at Usha Kiran Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your words of appreciation and encouragement and thank you for taking the time to post your reviews on Trip Advisor. We are glad that you had a memorable stay. We are truly grateful for all the wonderful things you have said about our hotel, team and services. We are committed to consistently providing warm, efficient...

Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 16 February 2017

It didnt disappoint. Old world yet inviting. The fountains lit up at night give it a surreal appearance . We travelled as a group...loved the breakfast and the ambiance for the special dinner...we were served out in the open.. under the age old trees. Even took a tonga ride. The room service was excellent..

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AnandNair_Taj, General Manager at Usha Kiran Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for your appreciative comments. I take this opportunity to thank you for your time in evaluating our product and services. I am truly grateful for all the positive things you have said about us. We truly believe that our people are our greatest assets and your comments further strengthen...

Reviewed 15 February 2017

The best place to stay in Gwalior. Staff was very courteous & helpful. Food was really good. Location is excellent , all places of tourist interest are not very far from the hotel. Overall a very good experience. Would recommend to all.

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AnandNair_Taj, General Manager at Usha Kiran Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us, for your wonderful feedback and kind words of appreciation. Also, thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. Your positive feedback has been shared with the entire Hotel team and it will go a long way in motivating all of us to provide excellent services to...

New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Usha Kiran is a beacon of a bygone era. The palace and gardens have been restored to their original beauty - immaculate. Where comfort and culture collide to provide for a truly memorable experience. As for the hospitality, there is no better host than Mr. Anand Nair. If one could bottle his kindness, attentiveness and good nature, it would be...

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AnandNair_Taj, General Manager at Usha Kiran Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your appreciation and encouragement and thank you for taking the time to post your reviews on Trip Advisor. We are glad that you had a memorable stay. We are truly grateful for all the wonderful things you have said about our hotel, team and services. We are committed to consistently providing warm, efficient and discrete...

rehovot, Israel
Reviewed 12 February 2017

love it ! evrything was excellent ! high quality & servise, beatifull palace, all your dreems come to reality , i do recomend to stay and fill the Atmosphere Of such place , the city is also beatufull , cleaned , special , big like !!!

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AnandNair_Taj, General Manager at Usha Kiran Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, At the outset allow me to thank you for choosing to stay with us. It is indeed a pleasure to learn that you had an excellent experience during your recent stay. Your appreciative feedback has been communicated to the entire Hotel team and they join in thanking you - for posting your comments on TripAdvisor. I would like...

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Best service i have ever enjoyed...surroundings is also good . Taste is awesome even the rooms are also comfortable enough. Room service is also fast ,not to wait so much .best place in gwalior to stay as a tourist.

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AnandNair_Taj, General Manager at Usha Kiran Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us, for your wonderful feedback and kind words of appreciation. Also, thank you for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor. Your positive feedback has been shared with the entire Hotel team and it will go a long way in motivating all of us to provide excellent services to...

Bruxell, Belgium
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I stayed 2 nights at the hotel. It is beautiful and the nicest one in Gwalior. Door system openning is at the beginning fun, but I think it should be renewed as it is complicated to use when the corridor is in the dark and long to open and close the room. Also, such an archaic door openning is not...

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AnandNair_Taj, General Manager at Usha Kiran Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive feedback and for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. Unfortunately, we are currently facing certain issues with our Liquor License but the Hotel management is working closely with local authorities and we will; very shortly; have this resolved. So on your next visit to Usha Kiran Palace, Gwalior we...

Pune, India
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Extremely satisfied with the amenities and the property. Location is the best in Gwalior. The property provides the complete luxurious stay experience with best service by each individual staff. I liked that the hotel staff was aware of my trip and right from the security guard every one greeted me by my name. Looking forward to come again.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your words of appreciation and encouragement and for taking the time to post your reviews on Trip Advisor. We are glad that you had a memorable stay. We are truly grateful for the wonderful things you have said about our hotel, team and services. We are committed to consistently providing warm, efficient and discrete service...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Usha Kiran Palace has played host to the King of England and is now a heritage hotel. Set amidst 9 acres of beautifully landscaped lawns, this 120 year old regal palace, rich in history, is outfitted with artistic stone carvings and delicate filigree work. Conveniently located, the hotel has 40 beautiful rooms including Villas with private pool and suites, a dining room truly reminiscent of royalty, a Bar and the award winning Jiva Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Usha Kiran Palace

Address: Jayendraganj Lashkar, Gwalior 474 009, India
Region: India > Madhya Pradesh > Gwalior
Price Range: $133 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Usha Kiran Palace 5*
Number of rooms: 38
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“We had ground floor room which avoids the steps”
 of 5 bubbles 245janej, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If it is wedding season might be best to stay on the opposite side of the property from the wedding venue.”
 of 5 bubbles FL450, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose room at the rear of palace or best is have a look before you settle for the room”
 of 5 bubbles Vivekflyboy, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Loved our room on the second floor with a huge open sitout.”
 of 5 bubbles sheelasarath, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay close to the coffe shop.”
 of 5 bubbles Nippik, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
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