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Desert Boys Guest House

On Fort Vyasapara | Vyasapara, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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Ranked #22 of 106 Jaisalmer B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night but would happily stay for longer. Great food and owners very helpful with whatever you may need. Great location in the fort - overseeing Jaisalmer, and rooms at a very good price!

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Jaisalmer, India
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place to stay in Jaisalmer, it is found inside the fort and manu is so great. He takes you for free trip around and to and back from pick up stations. The rooms are nice and cheap and the place view is amazing. There's an indian restaurant "Otaro" on roof top the hotel and its nice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Large, colorful rooms with a nice place to hangout out on the roof. We paid a good price for what we got, but we came in June (off season). The owners are super nice and accommodating. Wifi only available in some areas. I would stay here again for sure.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed here in November 2012 - I can only go back to June 13 in the dropdown...- after being tricked into staying in Deep Mahal and booking their camel safari (do not go there!). We visited Jaisalmer as part of our worldtrip and came on a day when prices were high due to a festival. This is why we... More

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Oakland, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

I have always been wary of writing reviews, so I will just give it my best effort. I could begin by telling you that the guesthouse itself was picturesque, spacious, and open. That the rooms felt luxurious after having traveled through Rajasthan from budget hostels to overnight sleeper trains. That the view from the terrace felt timeless and that I... More

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San Francisco, California
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16 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Located in a great location inside the fort, this great guest house offers lots of rooms for various prices, with lots of chilling spots. The rooms are big and comfy, super clean, and very nicely decorated, giving one a feel of a maharajah for a day. The staff is awesome, super friendly and knowledgeable, and are really willing to accommodate.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The rooms a really nice, with a fantastic view. They are decorated really nice with love to details. But I think they didn't do anything at the rooms since they build it. The rooms and blankets are not really clean so we used our own blankets. There are no mosquito nets in the room. At check in we asked if... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

It 's the place where I was better! The property is very well Rajasthan is expected to see ..... The rooms are quaint, it seems to go back in time, well maintained and clean, with a private bathroom with hot water. The staff is helpful, friendly and welcoming, especially the restaurant OTARO. Where in a moment you feel at home,... More

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Halesworth, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Have total confidence that Arvind's team will genuinely care for you and make your stay the best possible. We spent 4 nights there, including 1 in the desert with Hemmat. You will not find a better guide anywhere!! Beautiful rooms, attentive, flexible, fair and friendly service and prices, good advice always and a reliable network of contacts. A great experience... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

The service was absolutely perfect here. Until we refused to take the incredibly overpriced desert safari tour. After we chose not to pay the price of the commission of booking the trip with desert boys - we were given no hot water for the duration of our stay. And no one was interested in sorting this out. The place was... More

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Address: On Fort Vyasapara | Vyasapara, Jaisalmer 345001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Jaisalmer
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Desert Boy's Guest House has been looking after guests for the last two decades. Fine antique furniture, rich silks, warm carpets and comfortable mattresses will make your nights even more enjoyable in any of our twenty rooms. All of them have attached bathroom with hot & cold showers, and ceiling fan; air conditioners are also available.In the desert, we are not improvisers but improvers: we have our own camels, jeeps and land. In our camel safaris and jeep tours in the Thar desert we will take you to unexplored areas where no other tours go. ... more   less 
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