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Shop no. 10, Calangute Beach Road, Mall | Calangute Beach Road Mall, Calangute 403 516, India
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Shanti Nature Resort
Ranked #35 of 141 Specialty lodging in Calangute
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Surrey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2011

I stayed at Shanti resort for 2 days (overnight stay) for the 'Jungle Book' excursion. The huts are an interesting experience and the staff pleasant, but the treatment of the elephants totally ruined the experience for me. The first day started with a short elephant ride, which seemed okay as the elephants only had to walk short distances. However, from... More

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Sherborne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2010

I have been to Goa 3 times and have been on the overnight trip to Shanti everytime, i wouldn't go to Goa without going! I would throughly recommend Shanti and the whole Jungle Book trip I think it is fantastic. I personally love the mud hut and the whole jungle experience, yes the mud huts are basic but you're in... More

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yorkshire england
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2010

This place is a real experience. Bad accomodation, Elephants living within 50 feet of the rooms, Elephant dung, cow dung, everywhere! Only cold water for showers, no shelter from the sun , mosquetoes everywhere, bed like rock , like a hotel from hell, FANTASTIC ! wouldnt have missed it for anything

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Blackpool
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2010

What can I say! This was our second time here, and it was as good as the first time, we both loved it, more so because we were lucky to have Zeb as our guide for 2 years running.......what Zeb doesn't know about nature, India and elephants isn't worth knowing, he's a genius and he kept us all informed and... More

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Kent.UK
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2008

I have come to the conclusion that there are two types of tourist. a/ The ones who like to stay within the sterilised air conditioned environment of hotels and discuss the imagined faults with their fellow whingers around the dinner table. b/ Those who are prepared to look though the faults (if any) to see the true beauty and love... More

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West Midlands
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2007

We originally booked this excursion based on the fact that we got to spend time with the elephants at the reserve. It turned out to be so much more than that. Yes, the coach was dreadful with no air conditioning, but I wasn't spending the two days on the coach so it was bearable (just) - take plenty of water.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2006

We have been going to goa for many years and had never tried this excursion, it should have rang alarm bells, when the disclaimer form came round , saying that if you did not want to stay because of the primitive living conditions then you could return on the bus to a nearby village and then return back to you... More

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dundee scotland
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2006

we visited this nature reserve in november 2005 and we loved every moment. the elephants were fantastic and the shanti well run, the early morning walk was well worth getting up at 5.30 for the the yoga lesson was great the fire side entertainment was a great laugh we would recomend this tour and we would certainly go back again

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Address: Shop no. 10, Calangute Beach Road, Mall | Calangute Beach Road Mall, Calangute 403 516, India
Location: India > Goa > Calangute
Also Known As:
Shanti Nature Hotel Calangute
Shanti Nature Resort Goa/Calangute

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