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Valley View Grand

Tabak Baug | Panhala, Kolhapur 416201, India
Valley View Grand
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The layout of the superior rooms is absolutely great which are spacious and also have a patio, we also spent a night in one of their cheaper rooms but the experience was not upto the mark. They serve a good layout of food varieties for lunch and dinner which is absolutely a must as the chef often includes a dish... More 

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Grand1926, Owner at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Valley View Grand, Panhala ! Thank you for your valuable time taken to tell us about your experience. Your comments have given us immense satisfaction and I'm glad you enjoyed the well spread buffet, room interiors and overall valley experience. We are currently in the process of renovation the remaining cheaper category rooms. On your next... More 

Pune
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been hearing a lot about Valley view Grand and its location at Panhala fort for quite some time. So, when we planned to go to Panhala last minute, We decided to take our chance to drop in at Valley View and see if the booking is available. Fortunately, being off-season, we got the room immediately. They have a... More 

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Grand1926, Owner at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Valley View Grand, Panhala ! Thank you very much for your kind comments on the hotel and we are most thankful for the valuable feedback. Your comments have given us immense satisfaction and I'm glad you enjoyed the room interiors, staff friendliness and experience. It gives us great joy that we succeeded in making your stay... More 

Pune
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Location - excellent. Right at the edge of a deep valley. Well maintained and clean gardens. Seating on the lawns to have breakfast / meals. The best located hotel in Panhala. Hotel - 2 star amenities. Rooms are big with twin beds joined together, 3-seater and single seater sofas, TV. Room and toilet are clean. No tea maker inside room.... More 

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Grand1926, Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Valley View Grand, Panhala ! Thank you very much for your kind comments on the hotel and we are most thankful for the valuable feedback . With respect to you point of our local management , using their adequate decision making power they had allotted the rooms A/c / Non A/c exactly as per the booking... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Let me start with the booking, I connected with the management to get the rates availability etc and we agreed to book with 50% as advance. Next day they called me to tell that the booking could be confirmed only when I pay 100%. Even after I reminded them about the conversation they took 100% for bookings. This is unprofessional... More 

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Grand1926, Front Office Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Valley View Grand, Panhala ! Thank you for your valuable time taken to tell us about your experience. Your comments have given us immense satisfaction and I'm glad you enjoyed the well spread breakfast, room interiors and experience. We apologise for wrongly conveying the payment terms from our behalf and have put measures in place to... More 

Pune
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92 reviews 92 reviews
48 hotel reviews
262 helpful votes 262 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Valley View Grand is situated in a nice, quiet and refreshing bastion mountain top and awesomely located right on the beautiful edge/cliff of a valley called Panhala (little know hill fort as well as hill station) in the southern part of Maharashtra, India which offers one of the most mesmerizing and lovely sights or views, and turns into misty and... More 

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Grand1926, General Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Valley View Grand, Panhala ! Thank you very much for your kind comments on the hotel and we are most thankful for the valuable feedback.We have since noted your feedback and are taking corrective action at our end. We have already addressed the concern pointed out by you in regards to our service quality & staff... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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57 reviews 57 reviews
51 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

out of available options at Panhala which is 25 km from Kolhapur, this property is the bestif you get room in the bldg. of Reception, if you get stay in cottage, it will be 3 rating not the 4 one ; the property have 2/3 best view of the fort , best to go between july to January, food is... More 

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Grand1926, Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Valley View Grand, Panhala ! Thank you for your valuable time taken to tell us about your experience.We are currently in the process of renovation and upgrading all of our existing rooms hence the delays that were caused during your stay with our service. On your next visit we assure to upgrade and check you into... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The resort is beautiful and offers scenic view of the panhala valley. The food was excellent but found it quite expensive. You don't have much options with food around panhala. The management should provide good MAP package. Panhala is better option to lonavala.

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Grand1926, Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Greetings from Valley View Grand, Panhala ! Thank you for your positive & kind words about the hotel facilities and the services offered by my team.Your valuable suggestions will definitely help us address areas of concern. We are happy to inform you that we do provide MAP plans on high season days and periods. Please check back with... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

When you checkin, please check if toilet flush is working. We checked in only for one night, we were told water is not available until evening, we adjusted, we said we don't bother as we are going out after food, we will be coming in the evening. In the evening, room fan was not working, flush in the toilet was... More 

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grandhotelmumbai, General Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable time taken to tell us about your experience. As you might already be aware that we are currently in the process of renovation and upgrading most of our existing rooms and more so our plumbing repairs that were being carried out at the time prior to their check-in for which they had acknowledged... More 

Pune, India
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
12 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Located on the Panhala fort, it is an excellant place to fully relax. Should prefer the Valley facing room as it has got Vealley view through it's windows. It also serves quiet Good Kolhapuri Food. Sholud visit there in Dec or Jan for dense Fogs then.

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grandhotelmumbai, General Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable time taken to tell us about your experience. Your comments have given us immense satisfaction and I'm glad you enjoyed the well spread breakfast, room interiors and experience. Thank you for your kind words about the hotel and the services offered by my team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

I visited this resort over the weekend and was swept away by the beauty of its location. Situated on one of the many hilltops of the region the view from this hotels dining area is breathtaking. The drive to the place is also good the roads are in very good condition .For those who are tired of Panchgani ,Mahableshwar n... More 

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grandhotelmumbai, General Manager at Valley View Grand, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive & kind words about the hotel facilities and the services offered by my team. I'm glad you enjoyed the food offered and experience. It gives me great joy that we succeeded in making your stay a memorable one. Comments like these motivates everyone at the Valley View Grand to go an extra mile.... More 

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