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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Samvit is an awesome guy and my boyfriend and I had a really wonderful time in his comfortable homestay. We loved our time hanging out with him and also saw a few beautiful places at his recommendation. And Deepak makes the best chai I've had in India for breakfast at the homestay -- I'm craving it now!! Also Samvit doing...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Chandra Niwas homestay in November, 2016. We had an amazing time with Samvit. We felt comfortable at once at his place and loved the dogs too! Samvit lives with his parents who are the most adorable Uncle and Aunty, we had long talks with Uncle and Aunty at the breakfast table, and not for a moment...

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Lugo, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very relaxing place, clean and silent. It's a bit away from the city center for those who are willing to discover the real rural areas of India and interested in exploring the rewarding experience of volunteering with kids at the Youth Center. There are 2 cute dogs, garden and rooftop and concerning food preferences, sightseeing or transport the staff...

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the hotel on 8th nov, 2016. the hotel is one of the best hotels on udaipur. the room allotted to us was good ... the washroom was very much cleaned.. the a.c was in proper working mode. so, overall it was a nice & happy stay in homestay chandraniwas. with its kitchen facility.. dr saheb is a very...

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Nazare, Portugal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most amazing time here. Samvit is the perfect host. He really made us feel at home and our son certainly loved going for fresh juice with him every day ;-) If you are visiting Udaipur, this is definitely the place you should be staying at. You will be outside the city center, out of the hustle and...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Staying here was really the highlight of our recent trip to India. The room was simple but clean and peaceful. Good aircon. Hot water. The food was simple but excellent and the chai superb. Communication was very easy and Samvit set up our daily program very well. Reliable wifi! What really set this visit apart was the intimacy of the...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Samvit is a generous host, the homestay is peaceful and welcoming, and we were very grateful for all of the work samvit put in on our behalf to make our stay so enjoyable. If we are ever in udaipur again we will definitely stay at Chandra niwas.

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Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We only had the chance to stay here for one night but nevertheless me and my girlfriend found a shortstay home in beautiful udaipur. We've been here in offseason, so we were the only guests. The breakfast here was very good to start the day and Samvit, the owner, living here with his friendly dogs and family, just made us...

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Reviewed September 20, 2016

Staying at Chandra Niwas Homestay was incredibly wonderful. Delicious indian food, very comfortable rooms, a quiet and positive environment. The staff is lovely, always ready to help and provide advices. Samvit the owner and Deepak a Young staff member made this first trip to india a wonderful experience, thank you so much!

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Reviewed September 17, 2016

I stayed for 2 nights at this wonderful quiet place, felt welcome and safe and met very nice people there. Samvit and his team are all very friendly, caring and their service is great. The breakfast n food is always fresh prepared and healthy. You'll get to know more indian veg. food during your stay and have some nice chats...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ehi-Passika "come and experience" Buddha used to use this phrase when explorers used to ask about the beauty of his teaching. We are using this to welcome you all to come and experience our humble hospitality. Chandra Niwas is a simple homestay accommodation with basic rooms and bathroom fittings. It is our house which has been converted into a homestay for those who are interested in staying in the non touristy area. Most of all it is a place for socially responsible travelers and for those who are interested in getting to know our rural education initiatives. Located in a peaceful non-touristy neighborhood, Chandra Niwas provides guests with a unique opportunity to experience real Indian life and culture. This is not your average impersonal, commercial hotel in the middle of the touristy area. This is a Homestay into which you will be warmly welcomed and given personal attention to ensure that your stay is comfortable and enjoyable. We welcome those guests with an interest in exploring the local community and a desire to escape the hassles and touts that plague touristy areas. Part of the revenue generated from the Homestay is invested in a grassroots non-profit organization, providing education to rural youth. In all our rooms you will find wall-hangings and bed covers made by local village artists. We have many other local arts and crafts on display in the communal area, which guests may purchase if they wish. In addition, all of our staff are employed from local villages and trained for future employment in the hospitality industry. Most rooms have WiFi, and all rooms have en-suite bathrooms with 24 hours hot water. Breakfast is served in a lovely dining area where free internet access and WiFi is available. You may also eat on the roof-top, overlooking the organic vegetable garden, and home-cooked lunches and dinners are available upon request. We also have a small library created by past travelers, including travel books, novels, and DVDs. Your hosts, Dr. Samvit Audichya and his hospitable family will personally assist you in planning your days in Udaipur, depending on your interests and length of stay. The hosts will also gladly take care of your transport needs and help you with onward travel arrangements (all at no extra cost). We genuinely enjoy helping our guests! We are a ten minute drive from the city center (4 kms) and walking distance to many stores, restaurants and a pharmacy.During your stay at Chandra Niwas you will have the opportunity to see Udaipur not just through the eyes of a tourist, but through the eyes of a local. Chandra Niwas Homestay is best suited for mid budget travelers who wish to stay away from the touristy old town and wishes to experience the true Indian Home experience. Dr. Audichya has been connected with travel, hospitality, business and social work for the last six years and is now connecting them both. Chandra Niwas welcomes the guests to visit our village development projects. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chandra Niwas Homestay

Address: 43 / 44 Shanti Niketan Colony | Badgaon- Udaipur link road, Udaipur 313001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Udaipur
Price Range: $13 - $26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Chandra Niwas Homestay 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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