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Janata Happy Home Hotel

Kasturba Road, near Railway Station, Matheran 410102, India
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Yanbu, Saudi Arabia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to matheran twice Once in 2014. It was unseason and weekday. They gave a good room at 700 per night which was a superb steal. We loved the swings and seesaw played some table tennis. We ate out so dont know food. 2nd time went one year later, Went straight to the same hotel. but in season so we... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

I visited the hotel after a gap of 15 years as my taste buds yearned for the lip smacking delicacies which we had in year 2000..I must say that I wasn't let down..the food is still the same ..vegetarian though.. A Gujarati treat.. Hotel has been renovated as well with family rooms ..owner Mukesh Dave stays in the premises and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Problem is, most hotels in Matheran cannot accommodate foreigners. Therefore, if you are not blessed with a navy blue passport, you might end up there. Here's what to expect: After heavy haggling, you can knock the initial laughable ₹2000 to the mildly amusing 1200. For this, you are getting: Mouldy walls Dirty bathroom No towel No soap No toilet paper... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

guys i dnt know abt the past but i visited the hotel last week with new rooms newly colored awsum gujrati food nd management.. guys good place for couples rates was in my budget my weekend was just awsum and the credit goes to the management of the hotel will always wish to visit this hotel in my life

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4 Thank 58karan
Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This was the worst place Ive stayed at. Rooms were dirty like toilets, and the toilets were even worst, dont have a word to describe it, looked like noone stayed in this place for years together. Had to stay as we had already paid an advance :-(

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The rooms need a wash they are dirty walls the bed covers are full of fungus no points for guessing the rooms are full of bugs and the bathroom had frogs too. if u are up for an adventure do go!! the manger was rude was trying to dump some super dirty rooms and while settling the bill was yelling... More 

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Vasai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I had been to this hotel with my family in 1979 skipping my highschool classes there were 3 families of us together.it was cosy and I still feel nostalgic about the place I am 52 now. I don't remember the service or rooms or food.but would like to go there again after these 35 years. It was natural surrounding there... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

A homely stay with family is what you can expect at Janata Happy Home. With staff always ready to assist you happily, the Hotel also serves good food. Located with lush greenery around the hotel, rooms are simply designed.

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paris
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

the hotel is kept natural and no trees have been cut down, it gives coolness to eyes.The food is fabulous and delicious.The staff is very co orperative and do whatever we tell in split of seconds.The garden is tooo good for kids to play and the dining hall is a place where i felt that i am the king.The service... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

please my dear friends and family avoid going to this place its really horrible. the rooms r in horrible state, unhygienic state, smelly, very bad. v just wanted to leave the place but coulnt as had already paid advance. and the manager over thr seems like a mad person. so arrogant, the food was bad yaks. we dint eat only...

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