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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

From the moment we arrived the owner and his wife did everything in their power to help make our stay as carefree and pleasant as possible. They have useful links with a local travel agent who was also extremely helpful and sorted out a lot of train journeys on our trip. The room was clean and quite small but had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views from the restaurant is the best. At 8:30 wile having breakfast you can see how they bath the elephant in the river from there. They serve good meals, indian and no indian, also fruit. We were 3 people and booked a double room with sightseeing to the river and it was peaceful until the sun rise in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was clean, especially the bathroom. The property location was also good. Restaurant's food was not that great, I had ordered for a masala Dosa as I thought that Dosa being a part of the local staple diet would be good, but it wasnt that great. The best part was that the service was good and helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

The stay at Archana guest house was good. For that price, its a pretty decent one. The ac in the room was okay... It doesn't get cooled immediately... But does the job in sometime. The food is not great.. Full of oil and not soo tasty... But manageable. The staff was helpful... There is no river view from the room...... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Got shout at by the manager and he made a huge scene about one of his old dirty plastic chairs, claiming I had to pay 500 rupees for an old crack in it for putting down the backpack "too hard" on it. Internet is not working in the rooms, shared dirty bathroom w/o sink. Pic: manager standing at the top... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms.. Good food, the owner "ravi" is a huge hustler so pay attention. But the room was nice & view was nice. So a good place to stay. The staff is a bit pushy and don't really seem to want you there. But if you can manage to stay positive and not be bothered by the hustling natives that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

My favourite place to stay in Hampi! The room was good, the AC worked, its perfectly located in the middle of Hampi, and the view when you chillout in front of the Guesthouse is beautiful. Also there is a restaurant on the top, which serves a tasty breakfast. Just the wifi is poor... But its everywhere the same in Hampi...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

We had booked this on Booking.com. The room was described as having a tv with cable and a balcony with a river view, and at Rs 2500 was very expensive; we were expecting a mid - range hotel. We were shocked when we saw the room. It was so small there was barely room for 2 beds and a tiny... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Archana Guesthouse is located just next to the Tungabhadra river and also within walking distance of Virupaksha Temple and Hampi Bazaar. The best thing about this hotel was the excellent view of Tungabhadra river and the hillocks beyond it from the Archana Guesthouse Restaurant. The rooms were average with basic amenities but the food was good. The owner/manager was helpful... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

We stayed here for a night, the best part of the guest house was it's location. It's very close to the river and the main bazaar area is walking distance from here. It's also just a 5 minute walk from the place where Lakshmi, the elephant is bathed in the Tungabhadra River. The rooftop also has a good view.

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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Archana Guest House is a family run guesthouse since 1994 in the center of Hampi village near Virupkasha Temple and the Tungabudra River. Accommodations include both non-AC and AC rooms. Rooftop restaurant with beautiful view towards banana plantations, coconut palms and river view. The only one in Hampi! Temple view and river view from rooftop. The restaurant includes all types of food: Indian, Continental, Italian, Israeli and Tibetan, etc . Our services include room service, laundry, travel booking. Free WIFI!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Archana Guesthouse

Address: Janatha Plot Hampi | Main Virupakash Tempal 2mit Walk, Hampi, India
Location: India > Karnataka > Hampi
Price Range: $15 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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