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5.0 of 5 Lodge   |   Village Mukki | District Balaghat, Kanha National Park 481111, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014
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Fountain Hill, Arizona
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

After more than 7 hours of negotiating tough roads and rough terrain, we finally arrive at Banjar Tola. The camp is divided into east & west camp each with 7 luxurious tented cottages and its camp has its own lounge, bar and dining area. It is about 10 minutes away from the park entrance. The staff are friendly, gives attention... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Amazing Safari Drive (sited a Tiger, Gaur, saw a live kill, deer etc) followed by an awesome Sundown Surprise and amazing bath... Surprise dinner Set up( food to die for ).. Followed by a morning Jungle and Village walk.... Amazing set up of tents on the bank of the river with excellent view of the jungle (if you get lucky... More

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Buffalo, NY
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80 reviews 80 reviews
48 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Banjaar Tola is a luxury tented game lodge located on the outskirts of Kanha national park in India. The property is actually split up into 2 identical tented camps which each have their own kitchen/dining area along with 7 guest tents overlooking the river. The first note is that to get to these camps long transfers by car are required... More

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London
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164 reviews 164 reviews
45 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My favourite safari lodge out of the 4 managed by Taj Safari in Madhya Pradesh. Excellent setting of the huge tents on the banks of the river with superb views. The camp is divided into East and West. The tents themselves are huge with superb bathrooms- simply luxurious as you sit in the bathtub admiring the views, animals and fauna... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

One of three Taj lodges we stayed in during a week's tour of the national parks of Madhya Pradesh - all excellent but perhaps this is the best because of its setting. The tented rooms (too large and luxurious to be called just 'tents') are on the river bank facing the park and the private outside deck is a beautiful... More

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MridulaT, Owner at Banjaar Tola, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We deeply appreciate you sharing of the experience at our lodge on this medium. Yes you are right Banjaar Tola is set on the banks of the Banjaar River overlooking the Kanha National park. We kept special emphasis on designing the tents making them comfortable and beautiful simultaneously. As you visited our other lodges as well, it is... More

Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

In February of 2014, our Tauck Tour of Northern India and Nepal included a luxurious stay at the Banjaar Tola "tented camp" in Kanha National Park, India. The word camp does not befit the luxurious accommodations. The "tents" were beautifully decorated and the bathroom large enough to be labeled a spa. Our room had a deck overlooking the placid Banjaar... More

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MridulaT, Owner at Banjaar Tola, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your experience about our lodge here. It is our earnest endeavor to ensure that our guests are as comfortable as possible in the “wild”. Especially during the early morning safaris and enjoy a memorable experience. While designing tents extreme care has been taken so as not to disturb the wildlife around. There... More

Bangalore
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

There are good trips and excellent ones. Then there are those which can not be put to words. Banjaar Tola is one like a dream. The rooms are nothing you'd expect in a Jungle and yet so close to nature that one ponders just how creative these guys could get. From a little butler window to the beautiful deck for... More

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MridulaT, Owner at Banjaar Tola, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing us for your Wondrous Tryst with nature. Our lodges celebrate the simplicity of nature. We have tried to synergize human and nature creation at our lodges no wonder they provide inner peace and joy to the guests and at the same time, try to achieve understated luxury. Kanha is indeed a special forest, and... More

jabalpur
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

It was our first family trip to kanha national park; and we stayed at banjaar tola lodge. Staying at banjaar tola itself is a great experience, which is a unique concept by taj safaris. The view from our tents was so relaxing and peaceful. The view of the forest from the cottages is refreshing, as the greenery and undisturbed forest... More

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MridulaT, Owner at Banjaar Tola, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking out time to write this detailed review. Our team tries to ensure that you relish every aspect of your stay. Food is a very special part of one's holiday, and our Kitchen team works to understand your preferences and designs menus and churns out dishes accordingly. Our trained naturalists endeavor to enhance... More

Fort Collins, Colorado
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83 reviews 83 reviews
28 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Photos do not do Banjaar Tola justice. The tents are luxurious, large, and so comfortable you never want to leave and warrant Taj/&Beyond branding. The patio overlooking the peaceful river below is so relaxing. Your butler and manager welcomes you when you arrive and when you leave the staff waves goodbye and you feel like you just left dear friends.... More

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MridulaT, Owner at Banjaar Tola, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for choosing your warm words of appreciation. We are glad to learn that you liked our tents and the hospitality experience at Banjaar Tola. When it comes to food, fresh produce from our organic gardens is the reason why the dishes turn out so delicious. Of course the Chef's interaction to know your preferences also adds... More

Jabalpur, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The dream like experience started the moment we entered the property and the staff greeted us warmly as if we belonged there. Even though we had arrived late for lunch, the camp host Mr.Yugdeep Singh ensured that we got served the most delightful lunch which was unlike the run of the mill hotel food. Chef Kim is excellent with his... More

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Address: Village Mukki | District Balaghat, Kanha National Park 481111, India
Location: India > Madhya Pradesh > Kanha National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Banjaar Tola 5*
Number of rooms: 18
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