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Taj Usha Kiran Palace

India, Gwalior

Step back in time to the luxury of India gone by as you admire the beautiful architecture and interiors of the hotel
Set in a nine acre estate which is full of native trees, plants and flowers, fountains and landscaped lawns
Choose from spacious rooms, suites and villas complete with a private swimming pool
Unwind in the 14th Century spa and enjoy a day of pampering and unwinding with expert therapists

Explore nine acres of serene gardens full of native flora and fauna and home to three temples. Spend your days at the Taj Usha Kiran Palace relaxing by the swimming pool and elegant terrace or making the most of the excellent dining and five star service. The spa offers a range of treatments, from massages to scrubs, with couples’ treatments also available. 

Each of the rooms is glamorously decorated and includes all of the modern amenities you need to relax and unwind, while there are plenty of opportunities to explore the local area as well. Bada Market is just 3km away and offers a chance to get to know the local culture and history, as well as barter for local handicrafts.


Hotel child prices apply to ages 0-12 years. The Taj Usha Kiran Palace contains 40 large bedrooms. 




Bars & Restaurants

Silver Saloon

A range of cuisines from around the world are served in this bright and elegant restaurant. Choose from India, Sri Lankan, American and more, including fish and chips, curries, dals and more. 

Open: 07:00 – 23:00

The Courts

Serving a buffet breakfast, light snacks, lunch and dinner this open air restaurant is built in traditional Indian style. Dine al fresco in the courtyard and enjoy the warm sun or cool evenings. 

Open: 07:00 – 23:00

Bada Bar

A charming and unique bar with a relaxing atmosphere, enjoy a range of wines, spirits and cocktails as well as light bar snacks. 

Open: 17:00 – 23:00


Swimming Pool

Relax by the large swimming pool and enjoy the elegant sun terrace full of loungers.

Spa & Wellness

Jiva Spa

Offering a menu full of ancient Indian wellness treatments, choose from massages, an Indian head massage, facials and more. 

Open: 08:00 - 20:00

Fitness Centre

The air conditioned fitness centre is open 24 hour per day and is full of cardio and strength machines. 

Open: 24 hours


Royal Welcome

On arrival at the Taj Usha Kiran Palace you will be greeted with a welcome drink, tikka ceremony and the smiling faces of the expert staff. 

Heritage Walk

Step back through 135 years of history as the hotel’s expert staff walk you through the beautiful gardens and stunning architecture. 

Unique Dining Experiences

Enjoy the five star cuisine as you dine by candlelight beneath the stars around the hotel’s swimming pool or on your private balcony. 

About the location
Located close to the centre of Gwalior, this spectacular hotel is full of a heritage of its own, as well plenty of opportunities to explore the local area. Gwalior Fort is an ancient fortress and features warm coloured walls decorated with bright blue detailing. Dating back to the 8th Century enjoy beautiful views of the local area, as well as an insight into the history of the country. 

Step inside the fort and find Man Mandir Palace which houses mosaics and tiles in bright colours, depicting scenes of tigers, crocodiles, elephants and ducks. Alternatively, explore the city and its busy streets, markets and delicious local cuisine. From five star excellence to street stalls you’re sure to find excellent fare. 
Nearest airport
Taj Usha Kiran Palace is a 30 minute drive from Gwalior Airport
Superior Rooms

Sleeps up to 3 adults

Enjoying beautiful views of the hotel’s gardens, these rooms offer a queen size bed, large windows with everything you need for a relaxing stay. The en suite bathroom has a bathtub cum shower. 

Size: 37m²

Deluxe Rooms

Sleeps up to 3 adults

Full of antiques and luxurious details, these large rooms have a queen size bed, views over the hotel’s courtyard and lawns, a seating area, TV, dining area and desk. The en suite bathroom has a separate bathtub. 

Size: 46m²

Luxury Suite

Sleeps up to 3 adults

Modern and elegant with extra touches of luxury, this one bedroom suite has antique pieces throughout, as well as a bright courtyard with views of the gardens. There is a queen size bed, living room with comfortable seating, a desk and dining area. The en suite bathroom has a bath and shower. 

Size: 51m²

Royal Suite

Sleeps up to 3 adults

Lavishly decorated with teak wooden furniture and rich fabrics, these luxurious suites offer everything you need for a relaxing and romantic stay. Enjoy floor length windows with glimpses of the palace and fort, a canopied king size bed, private terrace and separate sitting room with a dining area and seating. The large en suite contains a separate rain shower and bath. 

Size: 63m²

One Bedroom Villa

Sleeps up to 3 adults

Luxuriously decorated, these large villas have a separate master bedroom and living room with a seating area and dining table. Large windows lead out onto your private terrace where you can relax by the private plunge pool. Admire the hand selected artworks that adorn the walls and enjoy butler service, an en suite with a separate bath and shower and an open air shower. 

Size: 83m²

Two Bedroom Villa

Sleeps up to 5 adults

Large and spacious, the two bedroom villa has a king size bed, queen size bed, as well as a living room with seating and dining area. Floor to ceiling windows offers views over your private terrace and swimming pool and you can also enjoy antiques and chandeliers throughout. There are also two large en suites with separate baths and showers and an open air shower. 

Size: 110m²

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Dinner at Taj usha Kiran, gwalior
Tripadvisor review Feb 21 2019
I visited this restaurant with my family and will say it was a class experience . Staff in restaurant is kind enough. The server Abhishek was looking after us very well. Pradeep did a good...
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Fantastic place to stay!
rosalyndej, Llanfairfechan, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Feb 16 2019
We stayed three nights here, and found it very comfortable with a big room, dressing room and bathroom! The breakfast was especially good with great masala dhosa and Indian masala chai. The...
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