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Sheesh Mahal

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Jahangir Mahal, Orchha 472246, India
Sheesh Mahal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hyderabad, India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the Maharani Suite of the Sheesh Mahal Palace was awesome. the suite was very well appointed and huge toilet & a dressing room. the food was good as was the light & sound programme. the bed was very comfortable and the Interiors was done so well that the huge room felt really cosy. even in the summer heat the a/c... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great place, everything looks old, the service is nice. Nice rooms and suits too. Great terrace where you can sip a cold beer in front of the suite. Ac is provided in a few rooms Nice view on the city and also on the palace. The countryside next to the palace is nice to walk around especially on early morning... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Sheesh Mahal run by M P Toursim used to be a guesthouse of the English officers. It is situated in the heart of the palace complex - infact,it is bang in between the two palaces - the jehangir mahal and the raj mahal. The advantage of the location is that you can stroll in these palaces at any time... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This is a beautiful heritage property run (?) by the Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation and sadly mismanaged. The property is located on a small hillock within the confines of an fort. The surroundings, especially the old ruins of various officials of the king's court are magnificent. Totally enjoy this property, especially if you happen to visit it during the... More 

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New Delhi
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6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Me and my wife stayed in room no.-7 in end march. The best thing about the hotel is its location.Although i was expecting a more "royal" room; but i would say it was quite average. the bathroom was really big though. One needs to climb around 15 steps to reach the room. The best thing about the place was its... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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105 reviews 105 reviews
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286 helpful votes 286 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I have stayed in the property 2 times with family and friends - Piece of History as a part of fort which was built to house Emperor Akbar for a single night. - The moat around the fort is broken and not visible anymore - The stay in the Maharja and Maharani suits are a treat , scary too if... More 

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Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

It is a meeting with the history. Orchha is a paradise for tourist. It is a sacred place of palaces and temples. Sheesh mahal is an artistic palace hotel. Nice service. Very tasty food. Royal stay. If u r going to orchha ensure ur stay here and don't forget the light and sound show

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Alluring sheesh mahal is palace of mirrors. The building completely is built with all dimensions of mirrors. You can get so many pictures here .A good tourist attraction in Jaipur city. You could do so much around in !

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Orchha is a must visit place and the best stay option is Sheesh mahal - Heritage property run by MP tourism. We had booked the Maharaja Suite for 2 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our royal stay. Don't book maharani suite untill your are travelling with old parents as it opens bang inside the dining hall and have no privacy. The... More 

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New Delhi, India
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50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Excellent location, good food, nice and courteous staff, well managed by the GM. Experience royal living in the palace hotel, rooms are cosy and comfortable, very convenient since all the temples and sound & light show are right in the vicinity.

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