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Hawabill Nest

Neil Island Corbyn's Cove Beach, Port Blair, South Andaman Island, India
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well maintained hotel-- clean and big rooms-- A/c working properly, excellent food and on the top of it-- very well behaved and ready-to-help people. Look, I am not talking of a 5*. It is a Govt owned and Govt run property. Whatever my earlier notion of a Sarkari hotel was there-- it changed drastically to a favourite one. The... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This is undoubtedly the best accommodation on Neil Island. Being a government run property the booking is tedious but well worth the effort. Rooms are well maintained, bathrooms are clean and the food is delicious. The people at the resort were very helpful and friendly.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Initially we were hesitant about government guest houses, but in Andaman all government guest houses are very well maintained and hawabill was no exception. It's a small property and very close to the bazaar and jetty. Staff are very courteous. Food: guests need to order in advance for all the meals including breakfast. Taste is good and we didn't have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

The location given in the heading is not correct, the Horn Bill Nest is located in Corbyn's Cove which has been confused with Hawabill Nest. This is by far the best accommodation available on Neil Island. The island is very small and accommodation here is also not of the five star variety. But since we were out most of the... More 

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Nagpur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Well maintained hotel with cordial stall. Located near jetty so you can easily catch ferry to getaways. The food is not go good but not bad either, all in all food is so so. You can try this option reliably in my opinion.

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Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We had a great stay at Hawabill! It's lovely and clean and in an excellent location - a few minutes walk from the jetty and also the market. We were warmly greeted by lovely Sanjay and the whole team were helpful and accommodating. Make sure you order your supper early (in the afternoon) because everything is bought fresh from the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This is a govt maintained hotel. It is located near the jetty. A very good property. The rooms are very neat and clean. There are seven room in total. The furnitures, TV, and everything is new and up to date. But everything lacks maintenance. You may face small problems with the bathroom equipments. There is verandah with each room. All... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Its located near the Jetty, main market ie Neil Kendra and far from the Beaches. The rooms are good , restaurant is average. Very good on budget. The staffs are very helpful . I would recommend this place rather than costly resorts.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

It is a very beautiful place in Andaman. If you want to explore and enjoy the beauty of entire Neil Island then you have to stay minimum 2nights there. I stayed in this resort for only one night. Location wise it is very close to the Jetty. Rooms, Services and Food were very good. It is a Govt. resort, that... More 

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Haridwar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

i wud like to congratulate andaman tourism for providing neat and clean accomodation for budget travellers... seriously u pay nominal amount ( like 600rs/room, 800 rs/room and 1000 rs/room) and get full value of your money . plz better hire a bicycle or a scooty as all hangout places are very close. we kept just one day for this place... More 

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