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Hill Fort of Kesroli, near Alwar (Rajasthan) has now been converted into a heritage hotel.

Kesroli Hill Fort

Hill Fort Kesroli in RajasthanThe Hill Fort of Kesroli, Rajasthan dates back to the 14th century. The fort is situated on top of the rare, dark Hornstone Breccia rocks. The 50-65 m high fortifications of the fort offer some amazing views of the fields surrounding it. The seven-turreted Hill-Fort of Kesroli was constructed by the Yaduvanshi Rajputs, considered to be the descendants of Lord Krishna. The fort saw many battles and seizures. First, it was annexed by the Mughals, then Jats and then Rajputs (in the year 1775). The best period of Hill Fort was from 1882 to 1934, under the reign of Ranawat Thakur Bhawani Singh.

Now converted into a heritage hotel, the Kesroli hill fort counts amongst the oldest heritage sites in India. Hill Fort Heritage Hotel, near Alwar, offers 22 rooms, fully equipped with all the modern facilities. The various activities that can be undertaken while at the hotel include playing cards, indoor and outdoor games, reading at the hotel's library, etc. Hill Fort Hotel of Rajasthan Kesroli also serves as the perfect base point for making a visit to the Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, Kankwadi Fort, Jaisalmand Lake and the Alwar city, nearby.