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A spokesman of the state government said Wednesday the international award is given to hotels that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on Trip Advisor.
Located in a scenic setting the hotel building was rebuilt after the older one burnt down in 1981 when it served as the Governor’s house .
The earlier building was built in 1863 in this once summer capital of undivided India .
It remains the most sought after place for important state government official functions and dignitaries . It is the most popular venue for weddings .
The majestic lawns offer grand views of the distant mountains . Peterhof is very close to the Viceregal Lodge which houses the Indian Institute of Advanced Study .