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The Blackbuck Lodge

Velavadar National Park, Velavadar 364310, India
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
bakul_shroff Vadodara, India
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So here it goes. Just today i was there at black buck national park and spent the evening in the forest. I had planned for dinner at the lodge. But as soon as i got to the main gate, the watchman/guard approached us and didnt even greet us ( something you expect from the 5 * hotel they portray themselves... More 

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MickeyDesai, Manager at The Blackbuck Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mili J Thank you for your valuable feedback of your experience at The Blackbuck Lodge, Velavadar. At the onset and on behalf of everyone at The Blackbuck Lodge, I apologize unreservedly for any reason that led you feel ignored or uncomfortable when you visited us for dinner. I especially regret the feelings of unpleasantness felt by you that we... More 

Vadodara, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is wonderful small resort nestled amongst wilderness close to Black-buck sanctuary. Very eco friendly. We were bunch of friends from class of 75 with family. It turned out to be far better than I had anticipated. Very tastefully done cottages in rustic but very elegant style with five star amenities. It is just wonderful sit out in the verndah... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife found this resort from Google and booked it for 3 nights from 28th Dec. 2014. I was quite surprised when i reached the gates of the property. I had never thought that it would be such a beautiful resort. It was heaven on the earth. There are nice, spacious 14 cottages with decent interior decoration, lavish bathrooms and... More 

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As I said in one of my earlier reports, I am someone who finds the run down OTDC in Satpada and the RTDC in Fatehpur as a perfectly acceptable options. Five star places like the Blackbuck lodge are bound to just sweep me off my feet. Pros: - Excellent stone cottages in a great location. The view from the varandah... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Went here for the weekend in October with some friends. The resort is just opposite the Velavadar national park. The lodge itself is so well spread out and designed according to the landscape of the area. The landscape is so different from any where in Gujarat , I believe it is one of the few remaining Grasslands in India. It... More 

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

in the midst of wilderness, dry grasslands and after a tiring road journey, The blackbuck Lodge wafts into your senses with all the ingredients for an exotic breakaway. The warmth is nowhere close to home-away-from-home...it is much more! Large spacious cottages with tasteful interiors, lavish bathrooms and even an outdoor garden shower thrown in, makes you want to stay forever.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Blackbuck Lodge is a beautiful property, very well designed, great ambiance and quite close to national park area. food is limited but good in taste. we haven't stay but had food there on request.Overall property is good but quite costly as compare to National Park value or velavdar guest house. If you are looking for luxury stay and little bit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Having stayed in several lodge-type hotels in Gujarat, most of which were OK but fairly basic, we did not know what to expect as we approached Blackbuck Lodge after an exhausting journey in a cramped bus. But what a difference !! Blackbuck Lodge is simply excellent. The public areas are spacious, well-designed and food is of a very high standard... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Everything about this place was very slick, from the moment we arrived to the moment we left. We were greeted immediately as our car pulled up and presented with a refreshing nimbu pani. After a very quick check in we were taken to our "cottage" where our bags had already been delivered. There was plenty of space, a huge bed,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The system here is flawless. Front gate alerts reception to your arrival so they're ready to greet you with cold flannels and a nimbu pani 30 seconds later when you roll up at the door. Check-in is very easy. The Lodges are lovely. We were in Number 4 which is fairly near reception and the dining room. They've thought of... More 

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Address: Velavadar National Park, Velavadar 364310, India
Location: India > Gujarat > Velavadar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 14
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