Inspired by India’s rich heritage, Noor Mahal, the Incredible Indian Palace Hotel has been built on a monumental scale and captures royalty experience enjoyed by Indian Maharajas over the centuries.
Designed by country’s notable architect Himmat Singh and vetted by Nimish Patel, the renowned architect from Gujarat, Noor Mahal is more than just one of the country’s most majestic five-star luxury palace hotels.
It is an architectural landmark that personifies the grandiose, elegance and spirit of India’s rich royal heritage. A reflection of Rajputana and Mughal architecture, it stands out as a true blend of history, culture & aesthetics.
Set amid culturally rich land of Karnal, the mystical land of Mahabharata, this palace hotel enjoys proximity to Delhi and Chandigarh. It gives an opportunity to soak in the old world charm of heritage hospitality with the most modern practices. With lush green fields and farms around, the hotel is situated on the old course of river Yamuna traversing its way to Delhi and gives the true royal experience.
Noor Mahal is spread over 10 acres and 350000 square feet of carpet area, serves as an ideal luxury getaway for staycations. This royal abode of modern kings and queens has become an extremely preferred destination for leisure and destination weddings.
Entering into the Palace hotel, an impressive lobby featuring beautiful architecture, intricate furniture, antique paintings & artefacts welcomes the guests with an outstanding first royal impression. The hotel has two courtyards laid out along the East and West axis. The first courtyard is Deewan-e-Aam on the lobby level providing an access from all four sides & the second is the Deewan-e-Khas on the first floor. It is surrounded by rooms & balconies with low jaalis & chajjas.
Leading off the lobby is the Imperial palace hotel complex spread out in 8 acres. Noor Mahal offers a selection of 122 heritage-imbued rooms and suites, uniquely designed to provide luxurious royal splendour. Apart from Presidential suites and heritage suites, Noor Mahal boasts special royal sleeping chamber called the “Khwabgah” which includes two bedrooms, a living room, a dining room, separate bar, office chamber with a private terrace that gives the overview of Karnal city.
From the architecture, design and service to the intangible atmosphere and modern luxury they engender, the rooms and suites are perfect for a royal staycation. They are elegantly decorated with a mix of bespoke furnishings, beautiful antiques and carefully chosen objects d’art that underscores an exceptional attention to detail. Special traditional hand-paintings on the wall enhance the grandeur. The bold and impressive – Four Hiran Minars or Four Golden towers“ stand 100 feet high with Octagonal Chhatris at the four corners on top.
Frontier Mail, an award winning restaurant at Noor Mahal has been designed recreating the legendary Frontier Mail that operated between Mumbai and Peshawar during pre-independence days with elements taken from the actual train. Also a unique Polo Bar, Raise a Toast, has been designed in colonial style and Brown Sugar restaurant that serves continental cuisines. The luxury property also features a luxury spa and an exclusive makeup studio for it’s visitors
About the Hotelier & the Parent Group
Kr. Roop Pratap Choudhary is a second-generation hotelier heading the Noor Mahal and MD, Jewel Group of Hotels (parent organization of Noor Mahal Palace Hotel). Representing the second generation of a famous hotelier family, he firmly believes in carrying on the rich tradition of the Jewel Group of Hotels dynasty. Jewel Group of Hotels has made a strong impact in the field of luxury hospitality and continues to do so.
Roop is a hotelier both by profession and passion. Before embracing the family legacy of heritage hospitality, he gained in-depth knowledge of the industry. He has experience of working with some of the most esteemed hospitality brands in the country such as ITC Maurya, Kingdom of Dreams and Galaxy Hotel. His tenure with these organisations has helped in understanding the intricacies and the profundity of the hospitality world. It was his time with various leading hospitality brands that fuelled his original desire to take an Indian Luxury Hospitality Brand to newer heights on the global hospitality map. Roop has been investing his knowledge and skills into making the Noor Mahal and other ventures of Jewel Group of Hotels a great success.