Connaught House is a quaint little ‘ Cottage’ tucked away in the coniferous trees and flowering shrubs of Rajasthan’s very own hill station Mount Abu- the summer Capital of the Rajputana.
Connaught House is a private property of HH Maharaja Gajsingh Ji II and was once the residence of Jodhpur’s last English Chief Minister, Sir Donald Field, in the 1930s and 40s.
This hill station tucked into the rocky plateaus of Aravalli is rife with folklore. Legend has it that the mighty sage Vashishtha performed a great Yajna to defend earth from the perils of evil forces.
The pristine Nakki Lake, just a stone throw away from the Cottage is a happening retreat for boat ride lovers, is thought to have been dug out by the mere nail of Gods. It is also the repository of the famous Dilwara Jain Temple.
The mesmerizing interiors will give you a peek into the opulent and artful lives of Royalty, and the heavy English influence will transcend you to the bygone era. WelcomHeritage Connaught House is not just one of the elegant Mount Abu hotels to stay in but an entire experience. There are ten comfortable, Air Conditioned rooms divided between the old cottage and a new wing built by the present Maharaja of Jodhpur. To ensure the safety and well- -being of the guests the Staff diligently implements Covid -19 guidelines as stipulated by WHO, Ministry of Tourism and Local State authorities and exemplified through a 10 point programme.