The hotel is located in a low hilly area of Mysore, in the middle of nature's beauty. The hotel is situated about 15 km away from Mysore Airport and 8 km away from a railway station. The air-conditioned hotel is a shimmering white palace with a splendid Italianate palazzo style, double-columned and domed, and is set in sprawling terraced and landscaped gardens. The hotel offers an experience of princely living with comfort. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, currency exchange and a newspaper stand. There is also a games room and guests can enjoy a drink in the café and dine in the restaurant. Business travellers can make use of the conference facilities and Internet access. Additional features include room and laundry services and a car park for those arriving by car. The hotel provides rooms featuring heritage architecture, modern convenience, decorated furniture and well maintained interiors. All rooms are en suite and feature a shower and a bath, as well as a double or king-size bed, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV and wireless Internet access. Additional room amenities include an electronic safe, a minibar and tea and coffee making facilities. The rooms have air conditioning and a balcony or terrace. The hotel provides a health club with gym to its guests.