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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
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Taj Ushakiran palace, Gwalior
Tripadvisor review Oct 12 2018
Me and my husband stayed here. It was most comfortable stay. It was beautiful room overlooking Gwalior fort. The food was amazing. The staffs were very helpful. We had amazing 3 nights spent here. I...
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julianfr2018, Chichester, United Kingdom
Tripadvisor review Oct 10 2018
A very special palace Hotel : elegant peaceful grounds surround a comfortable hotel with very good cuisine. There is an aura of gentleness about it serviced by very willing staff including a good...
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