After the palace was built, Umaid Singh who stayed only four years in the palace n died in 1947. Haswant Singh who succeeded him also died at young age in an plane crashed.
LAfter, after succeeded his farther Raja Gaja Singh || decided to convert a part of palace in a luxurious hotel in 1971.
RAJA GAJ SINGH born on 13th January 1948, who served as a member of Indian Parliament and High Commissioner of India.
In 1970, Gaj Singh takes up his duties as Maharaja of Jodhpur. Later in 1973 he married to the daughter of Raja of Poonch a major feudatory of Kashmir, "Hemalata Rajye.