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Ellora Caves | Auragabad District, Ellora 431102, India
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Hotel Kailas
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Ellora
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The only good restaurant near Ellora caves. Had a 3 hour long walk and they had something which helps you relax. Cold Refreshing Beer. Food-wise, seemed alright. Nothing more to add so im writing something just so that I can finish the minimum 200 characters limit. Ohhh...I just did it, time sure flies. Cheers.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I think this is the best option, if you are staying in Ellora. The caves are just at walkable distance. But limited choice of food. They have some cave facing cottages, but take that only if you are planing to spend the day. At night, you can't make out what is what, unless it is full moon with no clouds

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

It was an awesome experience. Just overlooking the caves of Ellora, it's a very quiet place to stay. Bliss for your ears. Rooms were clean, room service was good. Just the food was a bit over-priced. But, given the place itself is so far away from the main market, it's understandable. Room pricing was also reasonable and affordable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

What a place....a remote Hotel...in fact the only one at Ellora. Walking distance from the cave with a lovely view of the falls . An added advantage is that its walking distance from the Jyotirling temple too. The rooms to the point serve their purpose. They are clean and spacious. The service is efficient but not fancy. Timings for food... More

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Beautifully located in Ellora, facing the majestic caves. Centrally located near Ellora gate and 5 mins walk from Grishneshwar temple which was so convenient and added to the excitement. This older hotel still has a lot of old charm and ambiance. The property garden gives a panoramic view of Ellora caves. The restaurant had great food and views overlooking the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Its the only hotel available in Ellora and that why the premium pricing. I booked an ac cottage however its a no frills plain vanilla ac room that you get.Dont get confused by the cottage tag.The food was ok but costly.The good thing about the place is its location .its close to both ellora caves and grishneshwarv temple.If you want... More

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The room was spacious, comfortable and kind of campy. Kind of felt like I had gone back in time to the 60's... Smokey the Bear times. There was a big swing outside that we were able to sit on and see the entrance to the caves. Fun family place, like I said campy so don't expect a 5 star hotel.... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This is not a starred hotel, but clean and neat. The high point is the lawn which faces the caves, where one can sit around and have dinner or a chilled glass of beer. In the mornings, a lot of birds come in and we managed to spy a hornbill couple too! The rooms are just fine, with a decent... More

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B'lore
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

If you are visiting Ellora, I recommended you stay at Hotel Kailas! While you may find cheaper options in Auranagabad, staying a stone throw away from Ellora in this quaint little boutique hotel adds a definitive charm to your overall stay! While their food is nothing to write home about, their property is amazing. After a tiring long day of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We visited this place in March 14. It is very nice far away from Aurangabad. Walking distance from Ellora caves. So close that we visited them every day. GOOD The property is very good. Clean and well maintained. Clean rooms with a small sit out. Well done. IMPROVEMENT The only place for them to improve is the food. At best... More

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Address: Ellora Caves | Auragabad District, Ellora 431102, India
Location: India > Maharashtra > Ellora
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Number of rooms: 36

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