The SpaceThe Space
One of the oldest heritage haweli of Jodhpur focuses on preserving the physical artifacts & intangible attributes that are inherited from the past generation maintained in the present & bestowed for the benefits of future generation.
Art & Architecture
Haweli with a traditional countenance having exquisitely carved stonework, with arched openings, pillars,arches,antique carved doors,windows & jaali patterns . The chowk & other elements are used for the perfect architectural response to the state’s diverse culture & climate.
One of the oldest hawelis of rajasthan stands in a narrow lane that leads to a broad welcoming courtyard which defines the perfect spatial organisations of those times, courtyard being in the heart of the haweli also serves as a micro climate modifier & also adds intangible effects to the spaces.
The haweli has :
· Rajasthani paintings embellished on the walls,
· Beautiful arches & carved brackets defining entrances, Antique doors with elaborate carved panels ,
· Arched windows letting in the glimpse of blue city ,
· Jaali patterns allowing the light & even managing the extremities of temperature/weather,
· Coloured glass ventilators forming dynamic colour patterns,
· Box wooden ceilings for storage & various hidden storage spaces enriches the haweli from inside..
Antique Heritage Suite
Indian Colors are closely associated with emotions. Important means of conveying moods, seasons, religious values, customs. Patwa Haweli is also inspired from various Rajasthani cultural themes, the suites have been preserved naturally using hand dyed fabrics, antique artifacts, traditional sittings spaces all done keeping the uniqueness of the haweli alive forever. It has eight rooms all with different traditional themes along with modern amenities decorated with antique brass metals artifacts, handmade bird hangings, clay lamps etc. Guest AccessThe Haweli is situated in the heart of old (website hidden) has private as well as public entrance. The NeighborhoodOld city: The Walled City:
Situated in the centre of the city, old city is surrounded by a thick stone wall with six huge gates called Nagauri gate, Merati gate, Sojati gate, Jalori gate, Siwanchi gate and Chand pol. While exploring the old city one will find magnificent old blue houses with carved balcony hanging out & providing sufficient shades on streets. These houses have rectangular platforms outside their houses known as chabutra which is a favourite place for all to gather & recreate.
About the haweli:
Its an privately owned old heritage haweli. It is located in the heart of the walled city with the Fort & Umaid palace in the backdrop. A narrow passage from the main city road, reminiscent of the streets of Benaras, leads to this marvel. It is very close to two famous old colonies Pungalpada & Sarafon ki pole. It is famous for its unique traditional architecture. The haweli has ten rooms with preserved heritage architecture, carved hanging balconies, courtyards, wooden ceilings, traditional arches, doors & windows with two roof-top terraces for dining. Getting AroundPatwa Haweli can be reached by cabs,taxi,cars etc. Other Things to NoteFacilities
· Traditional Marwari cuisine
Rajasthani cuisine is a splendid array of colorful, spicy and unique dishes. From Rajasthani curries to desserts to traditional Thali, there is ample variety available for the adventurous travellers, willing to experiment gastronomically. The sumptuous food is sure to leave one craving for more.
· Antique Heritage Suites
It has ten rooms all with different traditional themes along with modern amenities decorated with antique brass metals artefacts, handmade bird hangings, clay lamps etc. Based on various Rajasthani cultural themes, the suites have been preserved naturally using hand dyed fabrics, antique artifacts, traditional sittings spaces all done keeping the uniqueness of the haweli alive forever.Cultural Events
· Rajasthani thaatt batt- folk songs & dance
Experience the vibrant ethnic beat of rajasthani folk instruments(sarangi,drums,flute)