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Vinayak Guest House

Near Junagarh Fort, Bikaner 334001, India
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Ranked #2 of 28 Bikaner B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vinayak Guest House is one of the best place to stay if we want to enjoy Bikaner ! Jitu, the owner, is a wonderful guy, he will show you what ever you need, lot of informations to share, he knows lot of people here ! With him it s very easy to plan what ever we want !! Prices are... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had read lots of great reviews about this guest house and thought because it was family run we would give it a shot and also book the safari with Jitu. I didn't find him very welcoming at all and felt that his friendliness was incredibly false. Not only did he overcharge completely for the safari (1800Rs per day) which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The Vinayak Guest House is a decent family run guest house run by good folks, but the best part is that Jitu is a Zoologist and took us on an incredible trip to the country to see local plants and animals and explained lots of cultural subtleties. Seeing the birds of prey and our conversation were really special. Definitely stay... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

For my friend and I, this was the first home stay experience on the whole and especially in India. Though my friend had her apprehensions about line stays, what I read about this place on trip advisor made me want to explore this option further. And thank heavens it was not a faulty decision! Jeetu is unlike a manager we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Nice family run guesthouse in close proximity to the cities attractions. Clean, spacious bedrooms with attached bathrooms. Family who run this guesthouse are lovely, and very friendly. Great value for money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014 via mobile

Lovely family, very friendly and welcoming. Jitu and his wife made me feel really welcome giving me food and inviting me to celebrate festivals with them. Beautiful little garden/courtyard to relax in and very safe. No WiFi but Jitu is very happy to lend you his laptop for internet.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

My brother and I stayed here for several nights and had a great time. The rooms are reasonable and clean. There is a nice social/dining area to hang out in, and lots of other travelers while we were there. The food was excellent. Jitu was very helpful, providing local information and helping organise trips. The highlight was doing a jeep... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Vinayak Guesthouse is a great place to stay. I stayed here 5 weeks, because I did an internship in Bikaner (Februari - March 2014). The warmth of the family really made me feel at home. It's a safe and peaceful place, the garden is a great place to relax and drink a cup of Chai! The food is amazing! Prepared... More

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Dehradun, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I did not stay at Vinayak Guest House, so no comment on it, But the owner also arranges eco tours, which was highlight of our trip. We visited local area for bird watching, having never heard previously about such a spot in Bikaner. He has good knowledge about the local and migrants birds and helped us identifying lot of birds.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed with Jitu in March of 2013 (I'm sorry it's taken me so long to write this long over-due review). I cannot stress enough how he and his family made our stay in Bikaner one of the best we had during our 3 months in India. Their hospitality and generosity to ensure a safe and authentic... More

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Address: Near Junagarh Fort, Bikaner 334001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Bikaner
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Vinayak Guesthouse is a small family home that has been welcoming travelers for a few years. It is run by a retired Indian Air Force Officer who now works with Urmul Trust, a local NGO, his wife, and their son, a zoology student Guest house is located near(just north of Junagarh fort of Bikaner ... more   less 
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