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Desert Boys Guest House

On Fort Vyasapara | Vyasapara, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW

The reviews I read before booking were so good that I'd expected something quite different. It was a normal mid-range to budget accommodation. The weather was hostile during our stay and perhaps that coloured a bit of my mind. But really, I can't put my finger on it although I do feel dissatisfied. The rooms were clean enough. Common areas... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It didn't even take 60 seconds before the owner asked if we were going to be going on a camel tour. As Desert Boys has a reputation for overpriced under valued overnight tours in the desert, we told them we were not planning anything. (we actually booked through Safari Travels just outside the fort for half the cost) At that... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Qe thoroughly enjoyed this part of our trip. The desert boys picked us up from the train station and dropped us off just outside the hotel. We had to hike the rest of the way since it's situated in the crowded and narrow streets in the heart of the old fort. The rooms were great, very clean and carved out... More 

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Nice, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights in Desert Boys. This place is magic, beautiful, the boss is really kind ! If you wanna do a camel safari, ask to the boss to go with Fradrez, a young camel man really kind. I insist ask for Fradrez, this man is attaching, he cooks very well and you will have very good surpise (indian... More 

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Joliette, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We had a wonderful time. Service is attentive and great and organyzed a trip in the desert. Place is wonderful, restaurant serves good food. Best for ; the place itselfm tastefully decortated and amazing location, as well as all service, less for a bit pricey. Most recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is fine .the whole space quite impressive.we needed to ask for towels and the bathroom to be cleaned .( I understand it had not been done due to a staff member not being in that day ) Breakfast very average. Service the least friendly I have had in India but effective. They just seem disinterested , but I... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This must be the best place to stay in the fort of jaisalmer. The guesthouse itself is absolutly beautiful and has a nice rooftop balcony with a good sunsetview. And the Staff are super friendly and helpfull! They arrenged free pickup from the train, when we arriwed They gave us a free upgrade of room because the other room were... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The room down-stair is smelly and The room upstairs are expensive, around that area can find the room which cost 200-300 rupees. Roof top have nice view, i had a great sunset there. Restaurant food is so so.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Time of Stay: 06-Nov-2014 to 07-Nov-2014 Please do not go on the photos uploaded of the Hotel.... this Hotel is far far more better than the photos you see... It has the best view from top of the fort... Also its located in the area close to the temple on the fort... Manager Arvind is very polite and good to... More 

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Nhulunbuy, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We loved our stay here. We booked for 1, ended up staying for 3. We loved walking around the lanes looking in shops and visiting the temples. The roof top cafe has a great view. Breakfast was good. The best scrambled eggs I have had India. We had a great stay.

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Address: On Fort Vyasapara | Vyasapara, Jaisalmer 345001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Jaisalmer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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