About Us

WelcomHeritage, a joint venture between ITC Ltd. and Jodhana Heritage, represents some of the best traditions of heritage hospitality and tourism in India. It offers over 40 exclusive heritage destinations, ranging from grand palaces to traditional havelis and magnificent forts; quiet nature resorts in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh Jammu & Kashmir, West Bengal, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Sikkim, Uttar Pradesh & Goa

A holiday with WelcomHeritage is always special: timeless bazaars, elephant and camel safaris, local festivals, desert camps and a variety of adventure and sport activities. Steeped in history are stories of heroic warriors and illustrious queens; of royal courts and princes; pomp and pageantry and gracious and splendid living. Through the relentless passage of time, many a legend has been relegated to the pages of history, others are extolled in verse and sung by traditional bards and folk singers. Some live in the palaces, forts and royal retreats even today. Their private homes beckon the visitor, with elegant WelcomHeritage hospitality. We offer you a slice of history, with one major difference:

You, too, can be a part of it!

The Secret of a Great Escape

H.H Gajsingh II
Maharaja of Marwar-Jodhpur
Chairman

WelcomHeritage Hotels offers the secrets of a great escape. At each WelcomHeritage hotel, you can experience our rich heritage and culture. A Fort Resort at the rim of a desert, or a country manor in the lap of a green valley. A Jungle Lodge in a wildlife forest reserve, or a Palace or Haveli, resonant with the past. A picture-postcard cottage ensconced in mystic mountains or a splendid mansion on the spur of a hill. A spa in a heritage home, a houseboat on a sparkling lake, a colonial hill residence with tea gardens for a view, a mist-wrapped palace in fragrant plantations. Each hotel has a secret to share, a story to tell - and so will you.

Moreover, each WelcomHeritage hotel has the blueprint of a great holiday all laid out for you. Every hotel offers you an opportunity to go where you get away to all that is not ordinary.

All that is exclusive, while being affordable. Unusual, without being over-the-top. WelcomHeritage's over 40 hotels are sited conveniently - often in stunningly scenic locations - with easy connections from cities, making them the perfect holiday option.

Most of all, you will find an atmospheric, boutique experience, far removed from standardised sameness. Hospitality that comes from the heart. Accommodation that combines a slice of heritage with modern amenities. A local flavour in the cuisine, the craft and the cultural vignettes. Views to fill albums, walls dotted with frames, trophies and treasures. A feeling of being at a home away from home.

And, last but not the least, that uncommon unforgettable quality that makes your holiday a holiday to remember - and recount.

Our Mission

D Kavarana
CEO

Our Mission is to support and assist the restoration of Heritage properties. We encourage Owners of these properties to convert them into productive assets, and assist them, in providing Technical Expertise, Marketing, Sales, Reservation, Operational support and services. Through other initiatives, we help in the preservation of our Environment, while also promoting our rich Culture, Handicrafts and Cuisine.

We endeavor to:

  • Provide a unique, enriching and affordable experience to our Customers
  • Generate local employment and well being
  • Set standards in Heritage Hoteliering & Tourism, promote Heritage Tourism
  • We hope to succeed in our Mission with your whole-hearted support.

 

Awards

Galileo-Express Award
2005, 06 & 07
Best Heritage Hotels Chain in India
Hospitality India Award
2006
Pioneering Efforts In Developing Heritage Tourism
PATWA Award
2007
Pioneer in Heritage Tourism in India
The World of Travel & Tourism Award
2007
Outstanding Promotion of Heritage Hotels
PATWA Award
2008
Young Achiever Award
IATO Award
2008 & 2009
Best Brochure of the Year
Safari India Award
2009
Best Professional- Marketing
Today's Traveller Gold Award
2009
Most Innovative Promotion of Heritage Tourism
Travel & Hospitality Award
2011
Most Outstanding Heritage Hotel Chain
Today's Traveller Award
2012
The Best Heritage Hotel Chain
Today's Traveller Award
2013
The Best Heritage Hotel Chain
Today's Traveller Award
2014
The Best Heritage Hotel Chain


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