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Shanti House

New Well,near city kotwaly | Old city, Bikaner 334001, India
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The owners Gouri and Tara, could not be more friendly and helpful. They made our time here special. We cancelled 2 nights of our stay here last minute and Gouri could not have been more gracious. The room was small but comfortable and adequate for our needs. Could have been a little cleaner but fine. Gouri's tour of the old... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Contrary to the review Stephen H gave, the food we were served was awful. We ordered a Thali, and we got 2 chapatis which were not fresh (one was stale), rice, also not fresh, some Indian snacks (the stuff you buy in bulk at the fried snack shops) and some fried cantaloupe. That was it. Not even dal. It's best... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Shanti House.....clean, sweet, cheap, meant for backpackers, homecooked food, good help but not pushy at all. I stayed in Bikaner with Gouri and his family, in his fantastic little guest house. This is more of a homestay than a hotel. You really feel relaxed. While it is like a homestay though, you have your privacy. Complete with a little rooftop... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Great room for the price in the Old City with clean bathroom. Best owners, Gouri and wife (plus their gorgeous daughter) did everything possible to make my time in Bikaner the best ever, including pickup, great food, and even special haircut service. 100% genuine trustworthy people. Can't wait to return.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I booked shanti house for a stay of 5 days, I had not a clue of what I had coming, this accommodation is quite special because is right inside somebody home who is renting rooms to anybody. The propriety is a typical indian family house on three floors, with small rooms, steep stair case,one latrine for toilet at each floor,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I stayed here for two nights and was very impressed. The owner, Gouri, was waiting for me at the bus stop and took me straight to the hotel. Nothing was too much for him as he arranged for my day trip to see the rat temple, and all my excursions to the local shops. He is extremely knowledgeable about the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

A good way to experience accommodation in a real Indian house. The owner, his wife and their little girl are all very welcoming. They have been nice enough to get me from the bus station and then back to the train station for free and while I was there they have been very helpful and given me all possible info... More 

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Mba, Western, Fiji
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I had a wonderful experience staying at Shanti House. Gouri was extremely helpful in guiding our camel safari trip in Bikaner and never pressured us. He always went out of his way to help. I highly recommend staying here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Very good location, with comfortable room and great homemade food. The owners are incredible people with a great heart. Will do everything what is on their hands to help you in case you need it. Can provide you a very complete tour in the old city and his Garden Cafe where you can have a good time talking with the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed 3 nights in this guest house. We liked it because it is small (just 3 guest rooms), so you have contact to the family. And we liked it because the manager Gouri was very nice and friendly. He gave us recommendations how to book a camel safari and how to get a good price for that. He also... More 

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Address: New Well,near city kotwaly | Old city, Bikaner 334001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Bikaner
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
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