The SpaceThis magnificent 32 room hotel located amidst the beautiful locale nestled in the Valley of Saints away from the hustle bustle of a city is just 4km away from the Ellora Caves which is a very famous World Heritage Site. PACE Hotels began in 2015 with the mission of providing high quality hospitality services while simultaneously creating real-life practical training for the students of PACE Institute. Pratham Institute for Literacy, Education, and Vocational Training (PACE) creates programs in employability and entrepreneurship for youth across India. Through programs such as hospitality, bedside assistance, and construction, students become certified with skills to earn more substantial and dependable incomes. Identifying India's need of skilled manpower as economic growth and industrialization rapidly increase, PACE builds confidence and creates opportunities for rural youth through employability training. Our students training in hospitality, housekeeping, and food and beverage have the skills to create a hotel atmosphere that will fit any customers’ needs. We welcome all guests to stay with us and be part of PACE’s story and our students' success. It is a Not for Profit hotel where there revenue from the hotel is used to sponsor the training of these youth. Guest AccessSweat it out in the volleyball court, watch a movie at the amphitheater or just sit back and relax in our expansive lawns, we will make every effort to make your stay all the more enjoyable.
Savor the resplendent local and continental cuisines at our extremely popular restaurant. Visit our restaurant for breakfast, lunch or dinner where you will be served a variety of meals from our trained food and beverage students. Dining services can be enjoyed within our hotel restaurant or catered on our outside lawns. Interaction with GuestsThe experience of staying with us can be used to interact with students from rural areas who have shown immense courage to rise through the ranks of extreme destitution. Sit, eat and talk with them. Capture unforgettable stories and life experiences! The NeighborhoodEllora Caves, the archaeological wonder of India are located just 4 Km away from the hotel. This World Heritage Site is famous for the painting on the walls depicting Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism scriptures. Trek there or take a ride but surely the caves will amaze you with their splendor.
The view of the tomb of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb, after whom the city of Aurangabad is named, can be experienced from your room. Take a ride to the famous wall which was built to protect Khultabad from aggressors.
Aurangabad is surrounded by historical sites, one can visit the famous Ajanta Caves dating back to the 2nd century BCE. Witness these masterpieces of Buddhist religious art as 30 caves can still be visited. Since 1983, the Ajanta Caves have been a UNESCO World Heritage Site. One can also see the principle monument Bibika Maqbara, built in the late 17th century. Resembling the Taj Mahal, Bibika Maqbara was built after being commissioned by Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb in the memory of his first wife. The Taj Mahal was the mausoleum of his mother, making sense of the structure’s resemblance. And to answer the wonderings of why Aurangabad City is called the “City of Gates,” a guest can take a tour to discover the 13 of 52 remaining gates. Most famous is the Bhadkal Gate or ‘Victory Gate.’ Aurangabad City is not a place to miss. Stay with PACE Hotels, conduct a training and then go out and explore! Getting AroundAurangabad can be reached by flight, road or train. It is around 330 km away from Mumbai and 225 km from Pune. Nearest airport is located in Aurangabad city Nearest railway station is in Aurangabad and nearest airport is in Pune.
By Bus: An overnight bus will offers a comfortable ride and you will reach Aurangabad early in the morning. Alight at Baba Petrol pump. Our transport will be ready to pick you up. From there, our hotel is around 22 km away.
By train: Get down at the railway station and we will be happy to bring you to our hotel. Other Things to NoteOur students are given on-job training during the final phase of their training period at our hotel. They are carefully supervised by experienced professionals from hospitality industry. Give an opportunity to them to serve you and hone their skills.