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Chanwa Luni Fort, near Jodhpur (Rajasthan) has now been converted into a heritage hotel.

Fort Chanwa Luni

Chanwa Luni Fort in RajasthanFort Chanwa Luni of Rajasthan is situated in the Luni district near the city of Jodhpur. Kaviraj Muraridanji, a minister in the court of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, got the fort constructed. Built completely out of Jodhpur red sandstone, it is an epitome of grace and uniformity in Indian architecture. Exquisitely carved windows or jharokas and latticework friezes consist of some of the most magnificent features of the Chanwa Luni Fort. An architectural wonder, the fort has a web of accurately planned stairways, corridors, secret rooms, passages, towers, courtyards, stables, etc. The rooftops of the fort provide a fascinating view of the village below and the Thar beyond.

After remaining in neglect for sometime, Luni Fort was restored to its former glory by Maharaja Dalip Singhji, the youngest son of H.H. Maharaja Umaid Singhji. It has now been converted into a heritage hotel. Chanwa Luni Fort Heritage Hotel, near Jodhpur, offers an ambience full of romance and charm of the royal bygone era of the state. Each room of the hotel is distinct from the other, with no two being decorated the same way. The numerous courtyards, verandahs and gardens of the Fort Chanwa Luni Hotel of Rajasthan are sure to leave you mesmerized and spellbound.