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3.0 of 5 Inn   |   Village Khilchipur | Ranthambhore Road, Sawai Madhopur 322001, India
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Dev Vilas
Ranked #5 of 30 Sawai Madhopur B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Brisbane, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here as part of an arrange tour by Natural Habitat. It was perfect for what we needed. The wildlife was our focus. We found the experience very authentic. Accommodation comfortable and clean, meals of good quality. My husband and I love trying everything local so enjoyed the variety for dinner of local cuisine. Breakfast was of good quality.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A great place to stay, unwind and have the jungle experience. One of the unique properties where owner, Mr. Balendu Singh stays in the premises with family and three adorable Great Danes. The staff is mostly local, very helpful and real experts in their respective duties, right from the welcome drink till the end, when they see you off with... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

It’s been written before but needs to be said again: the rooms are huge. I stayed in a room with three adults so this fact was very appreciated as was the second restroom. The point of our visit, as I suppose most all, was to go on a safari to see tigers so we planned our time there to revolve... More

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Newcastle Australia
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We have just finished a fours day tiger safari in Ranthambore. We stayed at Dev Vilas and enjoyed it very much. The property is beautiful with marble and the look of a place. The food was excellent and the staff very helpful and friendly. The rooms could do with a serious upgrade. Failing air conditioners for one and the bedding... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Hotel has feeling of a hunting house. The rooms are clean, spacious, comfortable and provided a good night sleep. Hotel operates on full board basis. Food choices were generally limited but what they offered was good. We came to this hotel for 2-night stay during the second week of our month long India tour with fewer and cold. Our requests... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This hotel is on 2 levels around a grassed quadrangle. It has a delightful pool area. It is quite small and the dining room is rather like a large family dining room, with restricted, though perfectly adequate choice. It is isolated, so once you're back, you're back. The rooms are enormous and all different. We had a large seating area... More

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We have previously visited Southern India, but this time my husband and I were visiting The Golden Triangle and Ranthambore. We have stayed in many hotels, mostly big chain hotels which are a bit impersonal and clinical. On the contrary, Dev Vilas had charm and character. It had a colonial feel, built in the style of an old hunting lodge.... More

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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41 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

A pip of the horn by Mr Ram and the gates of the Del Villas hotel swung open. We had arrived four hours after leaving Shahpura. A lovely pink building greeted us and we were soon shown to our room which turned out to be a Suite. Thanks again to those nice people at Trinetra Tours who had delivered once... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

We absolutely loved this hotel until a group of workmen arrived and started ripping out the hedge around the pool and clearing a piece of land behind it with a bulldozer in preparation for the construction of a new recreation centre! Up until then, we had enjoyed the serenity of this wonderful place....a welcome respite after a couple of busy... More

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Warren, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We arrived as part of a Collette tour at Dev Vilas just after lunch and our tour guide announced that not everyone would get a standard room. He asked for 7 volunteers to take the tents behind the hotel by the pool. Since I'm always ready for a bit of adventure, I volunteered and was delighted with my somewhat unusual... More

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Address: Village Khilchipur | Ranthambhore Road, Sawai Madhopur 322001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Sawai Madhopur
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Dev Vilas 3*
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Dev Vilas Hotel Sawai Madhopur

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