The House of MG is a premier boutique heritage hotel in Ahmedabad, the UNESCO declared World Heritage City. One of the oldest buildings in the city, it wonderfully represents the architectural colonial heritage architecture of the early 20th century. The hotel has 38 beautifully appointed rooms, offering all modern amenities in a grand but homely ambiance. It is also home to two hugely popular restaurants – Agashiye and The Green House that are a gastronomic delight. In addition, the hotel has a gift shop, a salon and spa, an indoor swimming pool, health club, and beautiful meeting, conference and party spaces. A gallery showcasing traditional textiles of India from the Mangaldas family collection, a Tribal heirlooms boutique and a heritage bookstore are the latest additions to the hotel to make the guest experience truly special.
Renowned for its traditional hospitality, this early 20th-century mansion, home to a prominent textile Merchant and entrepreneur was host to Mahatma Gandhi, who first stayed here for a few days after his return from South Africa in 1915. This palatial building was restored with an aim to adaptively reuse the spaces to cater to a modern lifestyle without losing either the historical perspective or the traditional customs of a Gujarati home!
Replete with courtyards and verandahs overflowing with greenery, The House of MG is comfortably conditioned in all enclosed spaces with free Wi-Fi. Walking through the corridors, you may come across pleasant surprises around every corner (including a couple of domesticated cats that can be found lounging around). Indeed, a home away from home, The House of MG has been tastefully restored with all its furniture, and fixtures designed and sourced from local artisans.
Rightfully, the best heritage hotel in Ahmedabad, living here, even for a day, is truly an experience deeply marinated in the history and culture of the great city – Ahmedabad, India’s first heritage city.
Living at the House of MG, even for a day, is truly an experience deeply marinated in the history and culture of the great city of
Ahmedabad. Ahmedabad, India’s rst heritage city that lies at the heart of Gujarat, has the House of MG at its own heart
Heritage Walks | Experiences I Rickshaw Tours | Textile Museum
For you to explore and experience the living heritage of Ahmedabad, The House of MG organizes heritage walks, curated immersive experiences, guided tours and rickshaw tours that immerse you in local architecture and traditions. This heritage hotel is your one-stop destination for a truly unique experience of Ahmedabad city. See link for details.
Gifts | Heirloom | Antiques Heritage Books
Make the most of your visit by shopping for some Indian hand-crafted gifts at Ahmedabad Trunk – a high-end legacy brand at The House of MG. This retail store also sells other valuables like tribal heirloom products, heritage books and organically made wellness products. Gift yourself one of these priceless artifacts or take home as a souvenir to gift it to your family and friends!
The Lotus Pool | Chakra Spa | Gymnasium
The House of MG takes care of its guests and provides all the facilities for their comfortable stay. It houses a beautiful indoor 17 meter long swimming pool – The Lotus Pool. Chakra Spa offers relaxing massages and therapy by appointment. The gymnasium, located near the pool, is well equipped with treadmills, a stationary bike, a cross-trainer, and free weights.
Agashiye | The Green House | Pol Kholi
The House of MG has two renowned slow food restaurants. The award-winning Agashiye which is recognized for serving the best Gujarati thali in Ahmedabad. The Green House – a courtyard cafe set amidst beautiful greenery under a covered pavilion, serves Indian and international snacks, fresh fruit juices and homemade ice creams. Both are counted as the top restaurants in Ahmedabad and are very popular with the locals and tourists alike. In fact, The House of MG eateries have become a mandatory stop for anyone visiting Ahmedabad.
Dev Viman | Mangaldas Lounge & Terrace Garden
Dev Viman, the grand tented space on the terrace of The House of MG with Alexander Calder inspired mobile from handcrafted wooden flying god idols and a digitally painted ceiling inspired by Pachhedi Artists, is the ideal venue for parties, social gatherings or business conferences. The Agashiye Lounge & Garden, with majestic stain glass windows, makes for a perfect venue for a celebratory event or occasion. The Lounge opens up to the lawns – Terrace Garden, which is a beautiful option for open banqueting or for ceremonies or function.