The most photogenic hotel ever

With awesome architecture, lavish appointments and an ambience reminiscent of an Alice in Wonderland set, the Oberoi Udaivilas could well be the most photogenic hotel ever.

Set on a river bank in Udaipur, India, Oberoi Udaivilis is a romantic traveller’s dream. Visitors arrive by a stylish, wooden boat replete with flautist serenading you on your way. You disembark to an ice-cold homemade ginger soda and a moustachioed host dressed in white who looks as if he’s just stepped out of an Indian fantasy film. And then there’s the hotel itself, but words don’t truly describe how beautiful this place truly is. So, I’ll let the pictures do the rest …

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Written by Leon Della Bosca

Leon Della Bosca has worked in publishing and media in one form or another for around 25 years. He's a voracious reader, word spinner and art, writing, design, painting, drawing, travel and photography enthusiast. You'll often find him roaming through galleries or exploring the streets of his beloved Melbourne and surrounding suburbs, sketchpad or notebook in hand, smiling.


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