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Desert Moon Guesthouse

Certificate of Excellence
Near Sunset Point, Achalvansi Colony, Jaisalmer 345001, India
Desert Moon Guesthouse
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed at this family owned and operated relatively newly built hotel, as booked by a friend. It proved to be a good escape from the hectic tourist road. It is a short drive out of the main city with brilliant views of the fort for sunrise or sunset shots. You can relax on the rooftop of the hotel and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

its a very nice place with a homely touch. all staff is very caring, simple and full of wsrmth. if you are looking for non 5 star experience ...this is the place ( i good context). one of my,friend got injured in safari and they took very good care of him. recommended for budget accomodation.

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Delhi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Have been here before, lois is a fantastic host. Guest house is very clean nice simple decor. Liked the food. Location is very nice little away from hustle bustle of city n no noise of traffic. Will be visiting desert moon again n again. Thx lois once again.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I had a lovely stay at Desert Moon. From the warm email interactions to the pick up and drop to friendly housekeeping, everything is very personal and unique about this place. I always like to go for a place which is not too commercial, and has its own identity even in a tourist-heavy town, and Desert Moon is just that.... More 

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katoomba
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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

A great place to stay in a quiet area of Jaislamer with spectacular views to Sunset Point with it's historic chattris & to the wonderful & ancient fort. A short walk or auto rickshaw ride in to town & the very helpful staff are able to organise your Lawrence of Arabia experience to the nearby sand dunes of the Thar... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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26 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I'm sure this is a nice place in high season, when the Australian owner lady is around. In her absence, in the heat of the low season, it was a weird experience. The staff was very nice and went out of their way to ensure I was ok, I was offered a shower and time to relax in the room... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This place was lovely. Outside of town and quiet. Lois was so helpful. We spent relaxing days on the balcony or the rooftop enjoying the peace. The staff were very helpful and the rooms clean and spacious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Absolutely stay here is you want a peaceful place to stay. I concur with the other good reviews about the friendly, helpful staff, good food, cleanliness, and especially value for the money. I had a large, excellent room with a good bathroom (faucet on the sink needs to be fixed though!.) You won't be in the midst of the noise... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Lois has been an invaluable help to me and the people I brought to the desert. Everything was clear and easy to arrange, she, Chanesar and the entire staff at Desert Moon were very warm and friendly. The desert safari was also wonderful. We've done this twice and will do it again!!

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Norwich
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Great place to relax and visit Jaisalmer and desert.Staff all very friendly ,food tasty but limited menu.Rooftop eating though is great.20 minute walk to centre and Fort.Rooms spacious and clean, but a little DIY would hugely improve.Really enjoyed being here and great value for money.Really helpful staff re visits and travel arrangements.New Tech travel in town really good re transport... More 

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