Restored from a 19th century haveli, The Johri, Jaipur, is a quietly luxurious new hotel

Schenelle Dsouza
Restored from a 19th-century merchant’s family haveli, The Johri at Lal Haveli is an intimate, luxurious boutique hotel nestled in the heart of Jaipur’s iconic jewellers’ bazaar, Johari Bazaar.
The Johri Jaipur
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A haven to explore the vibrant city of Jaipur, The Johri has been meticulously restored using the traditional local crafts and materials from Rajasthan, along with a careful curation of antique art, furniture and textiles, creating an environment of relaxed splendour.
The Johri Jaipur
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The Johri Jaipur
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The hotel comprises five spacious and uniquely designed suites, each showcasing a distinctive blend of heritage, craftsmanship and comfort.
The Johri Jaipur
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The Johri Jaipur
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Each of the hotel’s suites overlook a central courtyard, designed in pastel yellow and decorated with indoor plants. In addition to the hotel’s restaurant, guests are also allowed the option to dine in the central courtyard.
The Johri Jaipur
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Styled in a sea of pastel tones, the interiors are complete with whimsical touches, like the pair of tiger-shaped chairs and an upholstered swing in the sapphire-blue Neelam suite.
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The family temple on the first floor is a place of serenity, while the jungle-muralled Pukhraj Lounge above plies guests with afternoon high-chai and candlelit cocktails.
The Johri Jaipur
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Serving an evolving menu of season-focused Indian dishes, the restaurant at The Johri offers a delectable spread of vegetarian cuisine made with inventive flavours using only farm-fresh produce.
The Johri Jaipur
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The cocktail bar, on the other hand, offers a creatively curated menu of drinks to go with the long-standing favourites – all served in an intimate setting.
The Johri Jaipur
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Rejuvenating Ayurvedic massages, a daily ‘high-chai’ afternoon tea service, and complimentary yoga and meditation sessions deliver the calming yet luxurious experience that is now a trademark of the founding team.
The Johri Jaipur
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