Established in the year 1938, Shivavilas Palace a majestic site near Hampi was converted into a heritage hotel, which began its operations in April 2012. Retracing the steps of the royal family of Sandur, the palace echoes their grand legacy and stories of valour and pride. It is one of the exquisite and luxury hotels in Hampi surrounded by the unfaltering ruins of the erstwhile Vijayanagara Kingdom, the village life of Anegundi and discoveries along the mighty Tungabhadra River near Hospet.
Shivavilas Palace houses 10 Deluxe Rooms and 2 Suites, named as Maharaja Suite and Maharani Suite. The rich blend of the soulful tradition of Sandur, warmth and periodic charm is where luxury synchronises with modern amenities and comforts. The vintage edition photographs, Lambani wall hangings, antique furniture and the history of the royal family turns the palace into the impeccable experience. Guests stroll through the elongated courtyards, fountains, and gardens that link the fortress to find secluded spots to read a book, have a conversation while watching the butterflies flutter by or sip some tea in serenity.EXPLORE MORE
The dining hall of the palace accommodates 25 guests and serves delightful pan-Indian dishes. Our guests can enjoy three-four course meals with local, South Indian, North Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisines. Though pre-planned menus eases the task of ordering, you can make special requests 12 hours in advance. We recommend you to experience the local fare when you are staying at the heart of Karnataka; holigae, jowar roti, enne badanekai, shenga chutney, kempu khara and mosaranna.