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near Khatia gate | Post - Kisli, Kanha National Park 481468, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014
Ar Abhijit S Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Excellent budget hotel with a Owner who shares a good camaraderie with the guests during the trip..... provides extended service of jeeps, good drivers, park entry assistance. The Restaurant provides for good food, breakfast. The rooms are good enough for the stay since majority of the time we are in the jungles or resting in afternoon after the 4pm wake... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Motel Chandan’s location is just perfect. Just a stone’s throw away from Khatia Gate of the Kanha Tiger Sanctuary. The over all ambiance of the hotel is quite simple maintaining a balance with the nature. The rooms were clean , room size ample with comfortable beds but requires a facelift due to old furniture and peeling paint at some places... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

It is an average accommodation. The best part is - they are close to the Main Safari Entrance. They have their own gypsies. Rooms are spacious but the jungle theme is bit worrisome if you are not used to it. Food is made to order and good to taste. Overall it is ok kind of place - not something like... More

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Ingolstadt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay in Motel Chandan. The name might be misleading as the hotel is of a high standard, has stylish rooms and a beautiful and relaxing garden. One of the best accomodations I had while travelling through India for 4 months. Room was huge, nicely decorated, had a modern bathroom and everything was very clean. Restaurant served... More

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MUMBAI
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21 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Best Motel for Budget Travellers. Booked 2 AC rooms directly with the hotel for stay on 24 & 25 April 2014. It has all basic facilities which a small hotel should have. Clean Rooms & clean toilet. Good Sleep Quality & Moreover exactly 1 min. walking distance to Khatiya Gate. You will save Rs.300/- per safari if you stay in... More

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Nagpur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Motel Chandan is one of the oldest of them present situated convieniently near the Khatia gate....it has a rustic feel....rooms are spacious and hot water available when required.....food quality is good and is tasty....and if u need any help with your safaris or conveyance to any place you can contact Mr.Dinesh who is the proprietor of this place and is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We booked Motel Chandan for one day as we were reaching Kanha late and didn't want to spend on any pricey resort for just a night's sleep. Apparently it is hardly 5 minutes walking distance from the Khatia Gate. The rooms had coolers and they are simple and clean without being anything special. However, if you are keen on spending... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Hi, Motel Chandan is a good place to live when you are in Kanha, especially the Location of Motel and the comfort provided by the owner. Rooms are neat n clean with good food quality. Dinesh (owner of the Motel ) is taking care of all your needs and provides his expertise to make your Kanha Safaries more memorable &... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

We met Dinesh at the Ticket Counter and he convinced us in a very friendly way to have a look at his place, Motel Chandan. The place is very beautiful! The rooms are very nicely decorated, in fact, these were the prettiest rooms I have seen after travelling 2,5 months through India. The rooms have a "Tiger Theme" that matches... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

Clean, spacious rooms at a great value with exceptionally personalized service. Location is unbeatable with just steps to the Kanha gate. Dinesh will take care of all your needs and runs the place efficiently. Book with them directly to avoid middle men who will only escalate your cost.

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Address: near Khatia gate | Post - Kisli, Kanha National Park 481468, India
Location: India > Madhya Pradesh > Kanha National Park
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Motel Chandon was the first guesthouse to open in Kanha and has been satisfying customers for over 30 years. Conveniently located next to the gate of Kanha National Park, we offer a choice of 14 en-suite rooms. All rooms are garden facing with their own porch seating, ideal for watching the wide variety of birds and animals. Our clean and airy restaurant will be happy to prepare the meal of your choice or suggest a regional specialty, all made from fresh local ingredients. We also have resident drivers with jeep for taking safari. ... more   less 
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