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Sambhaji Vilas

Angre Sahab Ka Bada, Madhoganj | Lashkar, Gwalior 474 001, India
Sambhaji Vilas
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

its a quiet and very nice place in the middle of the old city ; so if you like just wandering around the market on foot, a great place to stay the quality of the furniture and the fittings is very good and almost equal to a top rated hotel ; large spacious rooms ; homemade food and a very... More 

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mumbai
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

a unique homestay with Angre family, with a 1000 year legacy. the place is absolutely tranquil, with flora and fauna in the compound. excellent food and good support from the staff as also the hosts. would be glad to stay here again. anyone going to gwalior must stay here. for car buffs they own a Rolls Royce (1950) make and... More 

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Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I have just returned from a 3-day stay at Sambhaji Vilas and I must say the property is exquisite, the staff is polite and painstaking and the hosts are very gracious, especially the young scion of the family who is extremely friendly, and ably handled the personal interactions very well. However I was disappointed with the food as the very... More 

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I hate to break a five star run for anywhere, and I have no negative feels about Sambhaji, but it was a slightly odd experience for me. My situation was different from other reviewers in that I was in Gwalior for 1 night alone, just stopping to see the fort before continuing on. I'm interested in Indian history so thought... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Gosh, it is difficult to find, and I still don't know which part of Gwalior I really was in, but it is worth it. You are admitted into a world that an average middle class European hardly meets. The Angre family has lovingly preserved the family property over centuries and now allows paying guests to share their pride and enjoyment.... More 

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Bremen, Germany
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70 reviews 70 reviews
36 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I read the reviews on Tripadvisor, saw the photos and frankly, I was afraid this place would be so way above my budget that I would not be able to afford it. I had no booking, so when my rikshah driver could not find it although he often asked, I was about to give up, but something kept me looking... More 

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NJ
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

This beautiful old mansion had the nicest room we ever stayed in. It was a suite, asctually with a beautiful sitting room. The air was brisk so they had a heater going when we arrived. The antique cars were a gas! We had breakfast and dinner here and felt like we were royalty. The gardens are beautiful and the setting... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Fabulous place to stay in Gwalior. A real Indian property where you can feel as a part of the warm and caring family leaving in there. I have lived my fairy tail in Sambhadji villas. Strongly recommend to visit the place. Gwalior has plenty of sight seeing places to offer and much more. Can't wait to come back, this time... More 

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Bangkok
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

I have come across this wonderful place from the review in tripadvisor and it was a right decision to stay here. I was so impressed when I made enquiry about the booking. I can tell how hospitable they are from the way the e-mails were responded. This is the best place during my entire trip. Hosts and all staff are... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014 via mobile

It was an amazing experience of staying in this peaceful place in Jan.'14. The garden and villa are beautiful. Hosts are very friendly and food is delicious. If you plan to visit Gwalior in winter don't forget to take some warm clothes (we worn thermo underwear). The electric heater is provided upon your request. You do not find a TV... More 

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