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Karni Bhawan Palace

Gandhi Colony, Bikaner 343001, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Good Hotel but make sure to get a room upstairs as first floor is quite noisy, food was excellent and staff very friendly and helpful, I spent one night in this Hotel and the same night there was a wedding reception in the Hotel garden which turned out to be a nice entertainment!!!

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. Your review is motivating and inspiring on TripAdvisor and we are thankful for that. Thank you for appreciating our rooms, ambiance, eccentric decor and thank you for your rating and review of us. We do look forward to welcoming you back at our hotels soon and create another memorable journey for... More 

Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

This could be such an amazing hotel! It is so unique. Each room is different, ours was like a huge suite with beds, dining table and seating area but it was a little dated and had an aura of a bygone age. All it needs is a bit of polish and a few modern touches.

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HRHhotels, General Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. Your review is motivating and inspiring on TripAdvisor and we are thankful for that. Thank you for appreciating our rooms, ambiance, eccentric decor and for seeing the possibility of a greater good. We do look forward to welcoming you back at our hotels soon and create another memorable journey for you.... More 

New Delhi, India
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

a hotel which is highly avoidable. except for the food there was nothing worth the stay. promises made were promises broken. out of the town area accessibility was a big problem getting local conveyance from the hotel was a big problem. no eating joints within walking distance.

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2 Thank prabhakar1964
HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. We are thankful to you for taking time out to write a reveiw for us on TripAdvisor. We have directed our concerns over the narrow shades you have pointed out and thank you appreciating our delicious food. We do look forward to welcoming you back at our hotels soon and create... More 

Adelaide, Australia
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129 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Hotel is in Art Deco style. Built in the 1949's by the Maharaja. Hotel is very sad and extremely tired looking. A long way out of the town. Staff were attentive. Breakfast was good. Rooms furnished in Art Deco style. Furniture probably dates from the 49's too. Didn't enjoy the deco. No hot water too.

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. We would like to thank you for a frank and constructive review about your stay with us. We are glad that you liked our courteous staff and delicious food. We do look forward to welcoming you back at our hotels soon and create another memorable journey for you. Warm regards Raghuveer... More 

New Delhi, India
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

It was unexpectedly pleasant and peaceful stay. Loved everything about this hotel, be it the location, room or the food. I think it was value for money and would like to visit again. Staff had smiling faces all the time and was very helpful

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Jagmandir Island Palace, Udaipur. It is refreshing to read your review on TripAdvisor and read your experience of peace and comfort at our hotel. We are motivated to know that you appreciated the service as wells as the ambiance. We look forward to welcome you soon at our hotels and create a another memorable visit for... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

A very charming stay in this small hotel that really was like a step back in time. It's a little frayed around the edges as it retains original furniture and decor but very sweet atmosphere and wonderful old school service. We had the pleasure of being the only guests and it was like living like the aristocracy in an old... More 

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Jagmandir Island Palace, Udaipur. It is exiting to read your review on TripAdvisor where we could indulge with your satisfying experience. We were glad to serve you while you were at our hotel and also at peace now knowing that you had an enjoyable and memorable stay at our hotel. We look forward to welcome you... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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206 reviews
116 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 658 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We were committed to this hotel as part of our Intrepid / Peregrine tour of Rajasthan, so I have no idea how much it costs or the value. We rolled in here late in the afternoon and then left promptly the next morning, so our stay was quick. However, upon driving into the secluded park-like grounds and the very nice... More 

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. Thank you for taking out time and sharing your experiences during your stay at our hotel. We are indeed pleased to know that you had an enjoyable and memorable stay at our hotel. This makes us realize we are on the right track of serving our guests. Also, thank you for... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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106 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

About 25 mins from the railway station and 20 mins from the bus station. It's a very odd building ,locked in the 1930s in a classical Art Deco style, and not updated since, which gives it its charm. We had a huge suite type room on the top floor which was very nice at a budget price of 3500 a... More 

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. Such appreciating reviews of on TripAdvisor are always cherished and long remembered. We are also glad that you liked the ambiance and royal architecture of our hotel. Thank you for sharing your experiences with us. We do look forward to welcoming you back at our hotels soon and create yet another... More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

one of the many places built by erstwhile Maharaja of bikaner, this 12 room hotel is situated near the university area. The staff here are amazingly hospitable. The hotel itself is managed very professionally by HRH Hotels. The room service and restruant is expensive but excellent. The hotel has lot of green lawns to make the overall stay memorable.

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. This review means a lot to us specially when it comes from thoughtful guests like yourself who are ready to experience and experiment. Thank you for appreciating our diligent staff and the natural beauty that surrounds our property. We do look forward to welcoming you back at our hotels soon and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We stayed in the Karni Bhawan Palace on the new year's evening. The hotel offered us to take to Ganjner Palace for the new year celebrations but we wanted to spend quality family time and decided to stay in the hotel. We were the only guests as other guests had gone to Gajner. Maybe that was one reason - we... More 

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HRHhotels, Manager at Karni Bhawan Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from the Karni Bhawan Palace, Bikaner. To see a guest happy and satisfied with the hard work we put in everyday just for them is one of the most divine feelings. We, hence, thank you for sharing such an appreciative review about your experiences with us during your stay on TripAdvisor. We do look forward to welcoming... More 

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