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Junglemantra

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Rancha Village P.O Tala | Tala, Rancha, District Umaria, Bandhavgarh, Bandhavgarh National Park 484664, India
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Abha, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent property and excellent people. It was an awsome experience in junglemantra.The location of the property amidst the dense forest together with oustanding promptness in service by the junglemantra team made our holidys memorable. We drove down to bandhavgarh from chhatarpur( khajuraho ), reached there in about 6 hrs or so. the jungleantra team welcomed us with welcome drink. All... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We had a truly fantastic experience at Junglemantra! I chose the lodge based on the excellent reviews, and we were not disappointed. We visited Bandhavgarh in the off-season (100+ F every single day...eek) - so we were the only guests at Junglemantra. It felt like our own personal hideaway! The four of us drove from Khajuraho, and upon our arrival... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Beautiful place. Beautiful location. And most importantly, it is run by the most beautiful bunch of people/staff who will make your stay A Memorable one, for sure! It's like a Home away from Home-experience for us. Clean room, immense spacious bathrooms, good power backup, secured place, and above all the most yummilicious food that will win your heart. Me and... More 

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Rheatravels, Owner at Junglemantra, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your trip and we hope to see you again soon. Warm regards Shailin & Rhea More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

You can only tour the park in the mornings and afternoon so you have plenty of time at your lodging. The staff was crazy nice and the food was good. The place was gorgeous and offered a nice library. We took issue with the park no longer letting you choose your own guide but we were very happy with Junglemantra.

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Rheatravels, Owner at Junglemantra, responded to this review

Thanks for the compliments. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and we hope to see you back in Bandhavgarh soon. Warm regards Shailin & Rhea More 

Briancon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Everything about our stay was fantastic. Shailin, Rhea and their family and staff offer the warmest possible welcome and looked after our every need for the five nights of our stay. We wanted to relax as well as go on game drives, and Rhea had helped us pre-book these drives months in advance, one per day which worked really well... More 

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Rheatravels, Owner at Junglemantra, responded to this review

Thank you. Its always a pleasure to share Junglemantra with nature and wildlife lovers. Do come back soon. Warm regards Shailin & Rhea More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

My partner and I stayed 3 nights at jungle mantra and we almost didn't leave. Shailin and Rhea have created a delightful lodge next to the jungle where you can feel at home in between your safaris. The rooms are spacious and decorated beautifully, and ours even had rocking chairs for us both! They are very accommodating for various people's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

We chosen this property after reading the reviews on trip advisor, and I'm so glad that we chose this property our experience was amazing.... Thanks to Rhea.... As soon as you enter the huge property you feel like you are staying inside a jungle... The best and most important thing is FOOD. the food they serve there is just out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Staying at Junglemantra was one of the most relaxing stays of my life. And I've been traveling the globe for over 40 years. Every detail planned out for the guests comfort. The African style lodge, on the edge of the park, is airy and shady with comfortable furniture to laze around in.The bamboo huts were charming, clean and private, with... More 

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Rheatravels, Owner at Junglemantra, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for your kind words. It was a pleasure having you all stay with us and we hope to see you back in Bandhavgarh sometime. Warm regards Shailin and Rhea More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The grounds are beautiful, the accommodation is very good and the service is discrete and attentive. Rhea and Shailin run the lodge with a strong personal touch. They understand the park logistics well, always gave thoughtful advice and did their best to accommodate our changing demands for Safaris. Photigraphy tips from Shailin were an added bonus. The package is a... More 

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Rheatravels, Owner at Junglemantra, responded to this review

Its very kind of you to be so complimentary even though we would have wished your safaris to have gone more smoothly. We cannot apologize enough on behalf of the forest department and hope you will give Bandhavgarh a second chance in the future. We will keep you updated with details of tiger news. Warm regards Shailin & Rhea More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The service and care that we experienced were exceptional. Shalin and Rhea are terrific hosts - we found them to be knowledgeable about the jungle and its occupants. Shalin is a superb, thoughtful and considerate guide. We will never forget the thrill of seeing tigers, but also enjoyed sightings of India's birds, other animals and plant-life. The landscape we drove... More 

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Rheatravels, Owner at Junglemantra, responded to this review

Thank you ever so much for your wonderful review. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and hearing all the wonderful stories of your travels. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Warm regards Shailin & Rhea More 

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