Nagaur, 4 Star
Housed in a converted 16th-century fort surrounded by sand dunes, this palatial hotel is 4.4 km from the centre of Khimsar Dunes Village and 43 km from central Nagaur.
Featuring tile floors and ornate decor, the bright rooms offer free Wi-Fi, minifridges and sitting areas. Upgraded quarters have arched walls; some add separate living areas with antique-style sofas. Extra beds are available (fee).
A restaurant serves Indian and European dishes. Additional amenities include an outdoor pool, a relaxed bar and a poolside bar, plus a fitness room, an on-call doctor and a spa. Upscale huts with courtyards are also offered.