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Rocky Guesthouse

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Janatha Plot, Hampi 08394, India
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Ranked #3 of 33 Hampi B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in Rocky Guesthouse for a night during a weekend trip to Hampi. The two A/C rooms we had were basic but absolutely fine and clean - as others have said the photos give a good indication of the rooms. The central location in Hampi Bazaar makes the guesthouse a perfect base to explore Hampi. The real highlight was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had an awesome week at this guesthouse! Rocky and his family are wonderful people that were very helpful! A big thanks to them! Rocky guesthouse is a small and cozy guesthouse. Rooms are clean. Maybe they are a little bit old but everything is working great and, like I said, it was clean! The pictures that are posted by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went straight to Rocky guest house when we arrived in Hampi and we weren't wrong about the choice. There was only one room available in the ground floor. We took it without much negotiation. It was clean and we felt home. Although we didn't have time to talk to the Rocky family,we could say that they are nice friendly... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We stayed as two couples in June 2015 for two nights. As promised, Rocky had reserved two air conditioned rooms for us. It was a mild annoyance that one had to carry luggage from the car parking till the guest house which is a good 700 metres and not so easy when you have a decent number of bags and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Owners are nice people however We had problems renegotiating the price for our ac room after the power cut out and the back up batteries also failed on two nights. Waking up at midnight with neither fan or ac was mildly frustrating, but when it wasn't fixed by 9 am I was pretty grumpy- owners dropping the price by only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Perfectly located, rockys really felt like a home in Hampi- the staff are so welcoming and helpful, and the breakfasts are delicious, you can't go wrong with a masala omelette or the coconut porridge. Our room was clean, spacious and light, the bed was comfortable, and the wifi was fast and available in the rooms. All in all a wonderful... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Stayed here for a night and was given a comfortable double bed room with a clean (but tiny!) bathroom/shower. The family were helpful and helped provide directions to restaurants and places of interest. Rocky helped me book a bus ticket for a private bus as well which was much appreciated. Wifi was available and usable. I phoned up before hand... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Clean room, clean bed, fair price and lots of extra services. Rare in south india!! just ask for a rickshaw in hospet rocky and enjoy your stay. lots of restaurant/ shops and of course temple nearbye. Cheers !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We enjoyed a lovely few days in Hampi and Rocky Guesthouse. We arrived tired at 7am after a long bus journey from Mysore and were immediately welcomed by Rocky and shown to the roof terrace where we could enjoy the nice view and some breakfast. Our room was spotlessly clean, relatively spacious and had a comfortable bed, AC and a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Decent room in a good, quiet location near the river and main bazaar. The best things about our stay were the gorgeous children and the friendly family atmosphere. Rocky was very helpful with giving advice about activities and transport (and not at all pushy). The location is nice and safe for solo female travellers. Highly recommend staying here.

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