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The Generals Retreat

9 Sardar Patel Marg C- Scheme | Chomu House, Jaipur 302001, India
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Ranked #43 of 397 Jaipur B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    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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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellant. Cosy,comfortable, not to forget the home cooked food. Good space and tastefully done up, good ambience, hospitable and clean. Very friendly and helpful staff. Centrally located at a very reasonable price, easy to travel to various destinations. Would definitely recommend to friends and family.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We enjoyed our stay here very much. The rooms are cosy and the food great. We were so grateful to all the staff who took great care and made our stay memorable. Clean place with a fabulous garden space! Surely recommend this place to people looking for a place in Jaipur.

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Chandigarh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I recently visited Jaipur along with my family and an exchange student from South africa and stayed at The Generals Retreat. We felt so much at home as everyone was so helpful . The guest house is very well located, tastefully done up and is very affordable. I will definitely recommend this place to anyone visiting Jaipur.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I recently visited Jaipur in July and happened to stay at The Generals Retreat (One of my friends had suggested it and she only had good things to say about the property). The guest house is run by the family of the late General Umrao Singh, and is an oasis within the bustling city of Jaipur. Extremely central and clean,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

good location, great service, nice breakfast, we wanted to watch a tennis game, the satellite was out in our room, they allowed us to watch the game in the general’s room until the cable guy came and fixed the issue in our room (about 30 min wait), very personalized service and attention!

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

As the name suggest.. Generals retreat belongs to a retired army general.. A Beautiful guest House, close to the main market and yet far from the crowd.. The rooms are great.. Huge garden and a friendly labra lurking around.. There was just one drawback that the bathroom doors could not be locked from inside in two of our rooms.. Rest... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

After an exciting but exhausting 10 days touring Rajasthan my partner and I arrived at the General's Retreat and it honestly felt like coming home. The impressive house is an oasis of calm located in central Jaipur (we walked to the Bazaar.) Of all the hotels/havelis we stayed in during our trip The General's Retreat offered the best value for... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

My recent stay during the Jaipur Literary Festival was a lovely, comfortable experience at the Generals Retreat. The place is a beautiful large home, a property with tastefully appointed clean, comfortable rooms, lovely garden, courteous, attentive staff and a very charming owner, Ketaki Singh. Its cheerful, relaxed ambience, good food and 3 dogs were an instant hit with me. A... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

My mother, boyfriend, and I shared a room for several days here, and it was comfortable with great wifi. The family lives downstairs with their 3 dogs. 6-7 boys live in the servants quarters and are who you interact with the most. Everyone was nice and helpful, and I loved being able to pet a dog (had just spent time... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Chose this place as it was highly rated in TripAdvisor. Although I am not disappointed with my choice, I am not in awe either. Probabaly it was because I had just done a homestay at Coorg a few weeks back and in comparison, General's Retreat was not as expected. Positives: The staff - very polite and prompt. The property has... More 

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