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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great place with beautiful rooms in the castle of the city. A lovely owner that would be happy to help with any problem. On the roof there is a great seating Bint to see the sunrise and sunset. Thay have restaurant That serve very good food. Can also arrange camel rides and bus tickets through the guest house.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Great to stay inside the fort and wander around the old city. Intesting trips available to the desert. . Meet villagers, ride camels, sleep under the desert stars. .. Gafur and Hassan are wonderful hosts and take pleasure in showing you their city and making sure you are comfortable. Big rooms, comfy beds, great views.

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Dushyant V, Owner at Desert Haveli Guest House, responded to this review

It is our pleasure, our guests reviewed from the bottom of their heart, thanks to God and my team, Pray to God to please keep us in this spirit So that each and every guest feel best staying here in our fairy land guest house, And we serve with all time best hospitality with love, Thanx to our lovely guests... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay in Desert Haveli so much, we have to come back one day. We arrived very early in the morning and were so tired when we came to there. The very kind and helpfull Hassam recognized immediately and so we had not to check in after we had a little sleep in a beautiful room with separate... More 

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Dushyant V, Owner at Desert Haveli Guest House, responded to this review

Thankyou thankyou, for truly lovely views about my fairyland guest house, my lovely team along with beauty of Golden city Jaisalmer riding flying bike, I FEEL PLEASURE, N I DO HOPE BY THE GRACE OF GOD I ALONG WITH MY TEAM WILL KEEP THIS HOSPITALTY WHICH IS MEMORABLE FOR ALL OF THE LOVELY GUESTS I WISH ALL THE best FOR... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Room was incredible and staff extremely friendly and helpful - were even going to come and pick us up from the train station without us asking! Definitely recommend this place. Amazing value for money and lovely to stay inside the fort. Would have liked to stay for longer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

The best thing about Desert Haveli is Hasam, the wonderful manager. He was so helpful & accommodating & possibly the nicest guy in India! Him & his sidekick Michael Jackson assisted us in exploring the area, booking onward travel & made great food recommendations. He is the reason for 5* review There was no pressure re: camel safari & no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Very small and charming 400-years-old Haveli within the walls of the old fort. Amazing views of the city below. Great food and comfy rooftop. Honest and friendly owner. We showed up last minute and that wasn't an issue.

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sbohra1954, Owner at Desert Haveli Guest House, responded to this review

how my great guest enjoyed my lovely little guest house situated on the rampart of the fort to provide amazing- sweeping view of the Jaisalmer ,they enjoyed roof top restaurant,viewing from the rampart, a charming areal view of city and cross country and enjoying their food simultaneously etc, i personly feel obliges so how to thank you , I have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

I agree with all the positive reviews already written. Gafur is such a perfect host that he even removed a splinter from my thumb that I got in the desert! (Just a random example of how he goes the extra mile). Also We negotiated a good price so don't necessarily listen to the people saying it's more expensive.

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Dushyant V, Public Relations Manager at Desert Haveli Guest House, responded to this review

thank to God he listens the empathetical services provided by my lovely staff in this lovely guesthouse ,I feel proud of my staff, and thank to our great guests who spare time out of busy valuable time to encourage my staff, I wish all the best for guests and staff ,,with regards and love More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Arriving just before midnight, Hasan was waiting for me at the train station and took me to the Haveli, located inside the fort, passing the 4 impressive gates. As this GH dates from the Middle Ages, you can't expect all mod cons, but in return you get an authentic feeling in a beautiful house. I stayed here 6 nights and... More 

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sbohra1954, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Haveli Guest House, responded to this review

we feel proud of our property and lovely staff who takes care lovingly ,so that is the result of this is guest liked to stay more here happily this great guest is of 72 years young lady ,she enjoyed living here in heritage guest house and she helped/guided/ suggested us to improve the services of the guest house, we pray... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

Perfect Haveli Experience just inside the incredible Fort of Jaisalmer. If you are looking to have a nice sleep inside a Haveli and save some money, this is your place. Gafur ( manager of Desert Haveli ) was very helpful and treat us like our family. Very clean and comfortable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

We were arriving at the fort when Gafur found us and told us about his guest house. At first we were sceptical cause in India you never know what to expect :D When we arrived at his haveli we were surprised because it was very beautiful and the ambience was just perfect. His Haveli is 450 years old and beautifully... More 

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omshivyogi, Public Relations Manager at Desert Haveli Guest House, responded to this review

it is the subject of of our pleasure ,proud of our fary-land property and dedecated staff due to that only we are getting this type of great review what our guests says****>>> we were surprised ..... was very beautiful and the ambiance was just perfect. it is 450 years old and beautifully decorated with an amazing rooftop. We even went... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All time amazing opportunity to stay in the national monument/museum that is golden fort of Jaisalmer(main attraction of the Jaisalmer) ,specially for history-art loving tourists. This Fairy land building situated on south side of the rampart of the fort claimed to be more than 450 years old. It belongs to a divisional magistrate of state time from there and the current owner himself is the successor . The guest house has fabulous rooms and the building has been kept intact with original golden stone walls and full of characters acclaimed design. Its unique atmosphere makes it a great place to stay. The staff are all friendly and the roof-top restaurant provides not only good food but also acclaimed sweeping views of Jaisalmer's main attractions. The guest house provides access to other services including booking of bus and rail tickets. They have a long experience of desert(CAMEL) safaris and can do memorable-adventurous tours from one day to a week and beyond. many guide books and web sites have recommended very much highly for wonderful experiences - they have their own camel drivers who are experienced with tourists. Staying in the Desert Haveli is a relaxing experience for all age groups and offers a quiet heaven. This description is based on information provided by the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Desert Haveli Guest House

Address: | In the national monument, The Golden Fort of Jaisalmer, Jaisalmer 345001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Jaisalmer
Price Range: $20 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Desert Haveli Guest House 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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