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See why so many travelers make Balaram Palace Resort their hotel of choice when visiting Palanpur. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with an array of amenities designed for travelers like you. As your “home away from home,” the hotel rooms offer air conditioning, and getting online is easy, with internet access available.

Balaram Palace Resort

Balaram Palace Resort, once the hunting retreat of the Lohani Nawab of Palanpur, is now a Heritage Classic Hotel. We are the only one hotel in Gujarat Certificated as Heritage Classic Hotel by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. It was built between 1922-1936 by the 29th ruler of Palanpur, His Highness Zubd-ul-Mulk Dewan Mahakhan Nawab Sir Taley Muhammad Khan Lohani. It is a graceful manifestation of neo-classical and baroque architectural style. Situated amidst the Aravallis in the 542 sq. kms. of Balaram Ambaji Reserve Forest at the tip of North Gujarat it borders Rajasthan. The palace is set in 13 acres of terraced upland rising from a hilly stream and surrounded by lush green gardens and designed flower beds. The palace was visited by several dignitaries during the British Raj, including Lord Mountbatten.

Nawabi ambiance

Balaram Palace Resort, situated in Northern Gujarat, has the advantage of being surrounded by numerous places of tourist interest. It does not matter if you are a historian or a spiritual person or a nature lover or an art student or just a traveller, the vicinity offers something to appeal to everyone’s interests.


A stay in the palace takes the tourist into the bygone Nawabi period to experience the real Nawabi ambience and architecture of northern Gujarat. The palatial huge rooms with antiques all around give a sense of royalty. The hunting point existed 3/4th of a century back. Everything around is picturesque and nature is at its best.


Balaram Palace Resort is located 167 kms from Ahmedabad, 14 kms from Palanpur station. It is situated 3 kms off Ahmedabad-Mount Abu National Highway-14 and is a very convenient stopover for tourists travelling from Gujarat to Rajasthan.

Nawabi ambiance

Balaram Palace Resort is a perfect destination to stay for those pilgrims who planning to visit to Ambaji and Kumbhariya Jain Temple etc. as well as to visit the famous destination places like Jessore Sanctuary, Rani Ki Vav, Mount-Abu, Siddhpur, Sun Temple – Modhera & Mahudi are nearer to Balaram Palace Resort. Balaram Palace Resort is one of the favourite destinations for the foreign tourist as well as the tours and travels agencies.

Balaram Palaces Resort serves only vegetarian food and also famous for its mouth-watering Indian, Punjabi and Chinese cuisines. It is also serving special Jain Foods as per the requirement of Jain guests. It is known as a village touch for its purity and taste in the food quality makes special attraction for the guest.
It is a perfect destination for those who love the nature and jungle adventures. Balaram Palace Resort is a place to take break from the busiest life because its offer a peace and calm atmosphere surrounded by pollution free air and natural environment.