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Shanthi Niwas Bed and Breakfast

Sathya Marga | Siddhartha Nagar, Mysore 570011, India
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Shanthi Niwas Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #8 of 92 Mysore B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

By the time I had reached Mysore, it was at the end of my trip to India. After spending a few days at the Shanti Niwas BnB, I did not want to leave. Ganga and Cari were one of the most delightful couple I met during my trip, and their children Gagan and Suniana were an absolute pleasure to talk... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

My stay at Shanthi Miwas was a warm welcome. Such a wonderful family! I could stay talking and drink chai all day. Tea, Coffee & Biscuits was frequently offered, and I found they are such a great source of information. The area is in Sadartha Layout and their home is very close to a great dosa and almond milk cafe,... More

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Pollachi, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Thanks to Ganga and Cariappa for quickly responding and arranging for the stay in spite of our short notice (approx 10 mins). We were looking for a place to stay in the night during our long drive from Mangalore to Coimbatore, immediately after the phone call they helped us with an accomodation which helped us in relaxing and taking some... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I stayed with Ganga and Cary for 4 days this March, having luckily come across their home stay via a traveller recommendation. They welcomed me into their family immediately and the chats and fun we had was actually the highlight of my stay in mysore (although its a beautiful city!). I was travelling alone and practising yoga and they couldn't... More

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Ijmuiden, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Our plan was to stay 2 days in Mysore during our cycling-trip but in the end we stayed 4 days because Ganga and Cary were very hospitable and they gave us a lot of tips about what to see in Mysore. In their house we met Stephen who organizes cycle-tours in and around Mysore, vey nice to do. And Cary... More

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Pune, India
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

The best things about this house stay is the quite area and the very friendly and helpful family. We stayed there for 6 nights and Ganga organised personal yoga lessons each morning which for us was really the best way to be introduced to it. The breakfast was very nice, and in the room we had enough privacy. The only... More

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Bangalore, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Yours hosts being good cannot compensate for a poorly maintained property. We stayed there for 8 nights and honestly it took, quite a bit of getting used to. If it was not for a medical treatment which I was undergoing, somewhere in the vicinity, I would have probably checked out the first night. Actually there is quite a bit which... More

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gangacariappa, Owner at Shanthi Niwas Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Hello Saurabh, This is for your memory reminder of your stay with minimum shelling out and asking for maximum benefits. I usually don't bother to save my skin because I am confident and I know what I am Doing. YES, My charges are Rs650 with a proper Indian breakfast for Indians and hope you've realized, Its a very large portion... More

pune
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

It was a very nice stay at Shanti Nivas homestay. We stay here from 1st Nov to 3rd Nov 2013. The rooms are neat and clean and we were 5 friends who stayed here. The price was 500 INR per head per night and for that price the rooms were excellent. You can also get breakfast by paying 150 rs... More

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

To stay at Shanthi Niwas was such a special experience - mostly due to the extremely open, friendly and fun way of the host family. It is like you become part of their family for a few days but at the same time keep all the privacy and freedom you would like. We extremely enjoyed the delicious home-made breakfast, sat... More

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Athens
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I was there for more than two weeks and it was one of the most pleasant places where I've been. The house is in Siddharta Nagar, a quiet and green residential suburb outside the city centre, where many upper middle class people are building posh villas. It has, nevertheless, all you need nearby: fruit and vegetable shops, places to buy... More

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Address: Sathya Marga | Siddhartha Nagar, Mysore 570011, India
Location: India > Karnataka > Mysore

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service
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We're a Coorg family who look forward to welcoming you to Mysore. We have a private bedroom with attached bathroom and sit out/lounge. It's on the first floor of our family home in a quiet residential area ten minutes from Mysore city centre. Close to all main attractions including Chamundi Hill, Lake and zoo,and beautiful 18 hole Golf course, we can pick you up and provide a tour service from our own friendly rickshaw. ... more   less 
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