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Connaught House
Mount Abu, Code No- AT-RJ27

Connaught House Mount Abu

Connaught House is a charming English Country cottage set in shady gardens within walking distance of the town of Mount Abu and the famous Nakki Lake.This property of the Maharaja was formerly the official summer residence of the Chief Minister of the princely state of Marwar. It has comfortable rooms in the charming old building as well as in the new wing.

This delightful English cottage is neat, compact and surrounded by impeccably maintained gardens. The cottage is most valued for the repose and retreat it offers in itself.

This unique heritage cottage in Mount Abu, Rajasthan boasts of its facilities like dining amidst the garden, ten air conditioned Rooms, television in the rooms with a proper satellite connection along with the arrangements of sightseeing facilities and picnics in the nearby picturesque region of the district.

By Air The nearest airport is Udaipur (185 km). The airport at Ahmedabad is 250 km away.

By Rail The nearest railhead is at Abu Road, an hour's drive from Mount Abu. There are good superfast and express trains from Delhi and Ahmedabad servicing this station.


10 Air Conditioned Cottage Rooms


* Laundry Internet Fax Safety Lockers Money Exchange Credit Card Doctor On Call Car Hire Services Travel Assistance 24 Hrs Room Service Indoor Games. Television with Satellite Channels. Direct Dialing Facilities in room Refrigerator in room

Outdoor Activities Camp Fire Dinners Sightseeing & picnic at Lake Side Bird Watching

Dining Multiple dining options are the Cottage Dinning Hall Upper wing Dinning Hall Special arrangements for dining in Gardens

Nakki lake: It is said that the small lake in the middle of Abu was scooped out by God using his Nakh (nail). Today, Nakki is the throbbing heart of the pleasant town. The lake is surrounded by hills. There are several parks around and a major tourist attraction is the strange rock formations that resemble animals they are named after. Captivated by the beauty of the lake, a number of Maharajas built summer houses around it

Viewpoints: There are various viewpoints around Mount Abu with the Sunset Point being the most famous. Other popular spots include Honeymoon Point, The Crags and Robert's Spur.

The Adhar Devi Temple, only 3 km north of the town, is an ancient Durga temple built in a natural cleft in a rock. The place affords excellent views of Mount Abu.

Nobody who comes to Mount Abu leaves the place without a mandatory visit to the famous Dilwara Jain Temples. The main attraction of Abu, these temples rank amongst the finest specimens of Jain architecture in India.  Of the two temples, the Vimal Vasahi is the older one dating back to the 11th century AD. It is dedicated to the first Tirthankar, Adinath. The later Tejpal Temple is dedicated to the 22nd Tirthankar, and was built in 1230 by two brothers, Tejpal and Vastupal, both ministers of the ruler of Gujarat.  The fantastic intricacy and delicacy of the marble carvings in the temples is something that has to be seen to be believed.

The Brahma Kumaris Spritual University & Museum attracts hordes of visitors from India and abroad. The Brahma Kumaris hold that all religions lead to God and are therefore equally valid. They accordingly put emphasis on studying principles of all religions. The University's stated aim is the establishment of universal peace through spiritual knowledge and training of yoga meditation.


There are several places around Abu that are worth visiting. The Shiva Temple of Achaleshwar Mahandeva at Achalgarh lies 11 km north of Mt Abu and offers good views of over the plains. Guru Shikhar, 15 km from Abu is the highest point in Rajasthan at 1721m. Eight km from the town, the Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary harbours panthers, sambars, wildboars and birds.

Packages 2015-2016

Valid From 01st Oct, 2015 to 31st Mar, 2016.

2 Nights Packages

Cottage Room: Rs.14,999/- per couple.
Extra Person :Rs.3000/- per person.

Includes : The prices are inclusive of a double room (for two persons), 02 Nights inclusive of daily American Breakfast and Taxes. Complimentary stay for two children upto 5 years of age on room only without extra bed.

2 Nights Packages

Cottage Room: Rs.16,999/- per couple.
Extra Bed: Rs.4200/- per adult.

Includes: The prices are inclusive of a double room (for two persons), 02 Nights inclusive of daily American Breakfast, Dinner and Taxes. Complimentary stay for two children upto 5 years of age on room only without extra bed.


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