6th October 2015, Mumbai: Taj Falaknuma, Hyderabad has been awarded Number One position in the Best Palace Hotels in the World 2015 category by the world’s most renowned travel and tourism website – Trip Advisor. Honoring excellence in hospitality, this accolade is bestowed on organizations that have consistently achieved positive traveler’s reviews.
Trip Advisor’s highly coveted award is given to hospitality industry’s best that have attained outstanding reviews from discerning travelers across the world. After ten years of sensitive restoration the Taj presented this sixty room private palace to offer its guests a glimpse of the imperial lifestyle of the Nizams who governed the legendary city of Hyderabad. It is amongst the most luxurious of all Baroque mansions in India. The interiors of the Taj Falaknuma Palace are a statement in royal opulence, replete in its large Venetian chandeliers, rare furniture, grand marble staircases, priceless statues and objects d’art and murals encased in ornate frames along with a Palace Library, which is a collector’s envy and home to rare manuscripts and an acclaimed collections of books.
Celebrating this proud moment, Girish Sehgal, General Manager, Taj Falaknuma Palace said, “We are extremely proud to have been recognized by Trip Advisor. It is our constant endeavour to offer unique and impeccable experiences to our guests. This award is really a testament to our staff’s efforts to accord world-class service, deeply rooted in India’s rich tradition of Indian hospitality delivered with warmth and sincerity to our guests. Taj Falaknuma Palace was also recently acknowledged by Conde Nast Traveller UK Readers’ Travel Award for being amongst the world’s best hotels and Travel + Leisure India & South Asia’s India’s Best Heritage Hotel Awards 2015.”