Bhanwar Vilas Palace

Hotel Overview

The Bhanwar Vilas Palace built as a royal residence in the year 1938 by Maharaja Ganesh Pal Deo Bhadur, the then ruler of Karauli.The architecture is of colonial style and the interiors are furnished in art - de-decor period furniture. The spacious grounds are home to a variety of plants and animals.

Karauli is situated only 64 km off the well known Jaipur-Agra Highway. From Jaipur as well as Agra, it is 182 km. From Bharatpur, famous for its National Bird Sanctuary, Karauli is 110 km From Sawai Modhpur, famous for its Ranthambore Tiger Park, Karauli is 104 km and from Gwalior, it is just 144 km. The nearest railway stations are Gangapur City 31 km and Hindaun 30 kms, both on the main Delhi-Mumbai Broadguage Line, where almost all the trains running between Mumbai and Delhi Stop. The nearest Airports are Gwalior 144 km, Jaipur 182 km and Agra 182 km.

The Bhanwar Vilas Palace, is member of Heritage Hotels Association and Indian Royal Legacy.


Recreation Facilities:

  • Jeep
  • Camel
  • Horse Riding
  • Safari
  • Camel Cart Ride
  • Sight Seeing
  • Boating
  • Angling
  • Folk Music
  • Gala Evening
  • Royal Welcome
  • Excursions
  • Visit to Kaila Devi Sanctuary
  • Stone quarries


A member of Indian Heritage hotels Association and India’s Royal Legacy offer’s forty five Air-conditioned rooms furnished with all modern amenities like Mini bars, hairdryers, electric kettle etc.

Bhanwar Vilas palace has

  • 8 Suits
  • 19 Deluxe 
  • 18 Standard Rooms


  • Laundry
  • Parking
  • Travel
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Doctor on call
  • Sight Seeing
  • Camping site
  • Excursions.
  • Swimming Pool
  • Camel Ride & Camel Cart Ride
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Hall
  • Billiards Room
  • Doctor on call
  • Transport facilities
  • English speaking guide available

Food & Beverages

Dining: Rajasthani and Indian cuisines are prepared with great care in the royal kitchen to make your visit a rich experience in Indian Royal Gastronomics.