Plot No. 3, Hotel Complex, Jodhpur-Jaisalmer Road, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan 345001
A dwelling of the Bhati Rajputs, the city of Jaisalmer is often called ‘the Golden City’ because of the yellowish aura created by the sparkling sand of the Thar Desert. The city was named ‘Jaisalmer’ after the name of its founder Maharawal Jaisal Singh. Though modern lifestyle and technology has spread its wing in this city also, it still has the original essence of Rajasthan protected in its soul. The golden sandstone forts and mansions of Jaisalmer have a mesmerizing impact on every visitor. Amid these golden sand dunes and picturesque scenery is the The Gateway Hotel, Rawalkot, a landmark of royal hospitality in Jaisalmer. The golden sandstones, Rajasthani handicraft items and Warli Folk paintings, everything has found a right place in this hotel that preserves the true spirit of Jaisalmer. The views of the 12th century Jaisalmer Fort from the hotel is like witnessing the history from a distance. The services and facilities of this hotel are at par with the 21st century life-beat.
Wrapped in extreme comfort, every particular room of the Gateway Hotel reflects a theme in its architecture and setting. All the 31 rooms in the hotel are fully air conditioned and offer you all modern amenities miles away from the hustle-bustle of city life. The cleanliness, comfy beds and a fusion of traditional and modern décor set the tune of your entire jaunt.
Colors operate a great impact on our personality and mood. Thus in each of the 31 modern rooms of the hotel, special emphasis has been given on the color scheme. The blend of light and bright colors along with the use of beautiful thematic wall designs refreshes your mood instantly as you step in to the room. Those who are in the search of a tranquil ménage for spending their vacation, these rooms are an ideal as they will get every modern comfort ranging from mini bar to satellite television inside the room only.
The fleet of white tents amid the sun kissed sands of the desert gives a perfect touch to your journey to Rajasthan. The colorful interior décor of these tents presents the colorful lifestyle of the people of the land. The theme of ‘elegance in simplicity’ is presented well with the use of wooden furniture and other artistic materials.
It is said that the food habits speak a lot about the heritage and lifestyle of a particular place; thus food and drinks form one of the basic parts of your travel experience. In the Gateway Hotel, you will find a variety of continental dishes along with the special Rajasthani food items. Though you can have your food sitting in your room only, but try out a dine in the sand dunes amid the bonfire and cultural folk performances. Every room in the hotel has a mini bar offering multiple drinks to choose from; you can also relish a glass of choicest wine while witnessing the setting sun from your tent or hotel room.
The city of Jaisalmer has a number of things to offer to you- the rich colorful folk culture, the foods, its history, sightseeing places and lakes make it a postcard perfect place for global wonderers. A jeep safari to this deserted land followed by a camel ride truly makes every single day of your stay an experience to rejuvenate again and again. After a day long journey to different forts and lakes, relax your senses with a soothing bath in your Jacuzzi.
Pamper yourself with a revivifying spa treatment during your stay in the hotel. The hotel spa center uses natural herbs and oils to give you a complete head and body massage. You can also try out some Yoga postures as prescribed by the expert team to unwind your senses under the early morning sun rays of the desert.