The formal name of the lake palace is the Jag niwas about which it has been considering by many people as the most romantic place in the whole world which is visited by thousands of the people every year.
Actually the lake palace is a hotel and is one of the India’s most luxurious hotels. It got the name of jag niwas due to being on the island called jig niwas, on the lake Pichola in the Rajistan area. It had been built in 1743 which took three years to complete and is one of the India’s best palaces built by the rulers.
At its initial stage it was the residing palace of the royal family and now it is serving as a five star hotel. The maharajas used it for different purposes including gathering and durbar etc.
The palace is full of fountains, flowers and gardens. Whole palace is a complex of marble including black and white. The dome is part which has a great role in the architecture and construction of the palace.
The walls are full of decoration making it the most romantic surrounded by water. It turned into a hotel during its conservation process. It works as a film shooting set also.
Now the palace has the conference halls along with restaurants. It is having 66 rooms and 17 suites decorated with paintings and many more like the glass and crystal work. Lake Palace is not only an entertainment site but also a business discussion area.
It is a picnic spot and a tourist hub. There is a luxurious boat transporting to and from the palace. The lake palace is divided into different areas which goy their name upon the royal titles such as Ajjan niwas, Bada mahal and phool mahal etc.