233 East Erie Street, Chicago, IL 60611 USA    
Laxmi Niwas Palace

Rating: 5 Star (Heritage)

Hotel Description
The Laxmi Niwas Palace, named after the goddess of wealth and prosperity “LAXMI” consort of the creator Vishnu was the Principal residence of late His Highness Ganga Singh. It was built in the year 1902 and was designed by the renowned architect Sir. Swinton Jacob in the Indo Saracen style. The exquisitely and delicate filigree and lattice works makes it a cynosure of all eyes and connoisseurs of art hailed it as one of the most picturesque palaces of the sub-continent is the crowning glory of the Princely Rajputana State. In the center a grand courtyard, surrounded by rooms and commons on all sides, has been witness to celebrations of the men folk and the woman folk, ensconced behind stone Jharokhas that over looked the courtyard, partook discreetly in the cultural extravaganzas which were regularly held in honor of various dignitaries who visited The Laxmi Niwas Palace.

Laxmi Niwas Palace was the personal residence of Maharaja Ganga Singhji of Bikaner. The residential rooms were designed keeping in mind the fact that they would be used by the Royal family itself or by the personal guests of the Maharaja as only guests of equal status to the Maharaja would be invited to spend the night in the palace. Most of the rooms are decorated lavishly using pure gold wall paintings and have painted or carved wood ceilings. It offers 31 suites and deluxe rooms. These rooms have now been refurnished keeping in mind their original decor. All modern facilities have been installed.

Restaurants & Bar  
Swarna Mahal : A luxurious multi cuisine restaurant, the Swarna Mahal is located in the private dining hall of the Royal family. Decorated with pure gold wall paintings and a gilded carved woodwork ceiling the Swarna Mahal is literally a “golden room” with an ambience that transports you to a fairy tale world of beautiful princesses and chivalrous princes. The chef takes his inspiration from the famed table of the Bikaner Royal Family. Apart from its regular menu Swarna Mahal also serves several mouth watering local specialities.
Trophy bar : It is a well stocked bar serves a wide range of drinks and a variety of cocktails.

Facilities & Services
24 hrs. Room Service, H/C running water, Telephone, Safe Deposit, Separate Executive Floor, Executive Lounge, Beauty Parlor, Doctor on Call, Laundry, Money Changer, Valet, Travel Desk Service.

Laxmi Niwas Palace is 1.5 Kms away from the Railway Station and just 1 Km from the City Center.


Dr. Karni Singhji Road,
Bikaner - 334001,