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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Absolutely not recommendable because of bad hospitability, geyser is not working they are not ready to provide food in late night and they are not humble nd they don't have any idea how to speak with client, charging point is not working and television is only for show off so i will not recommend anyone to go there and waste...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed September 26, 2016

+ view from balcony Room 101 (Deluxe) - no internet - Cottage changed immediately to "Deluxe" because too dirty, open, metal frame with walls etc. - still dirty, changed bedsheets, floor in bathroom (dead worms) - floor itself has probably never seen water - ants through hole in wall - broken heater --> use bathroom next door - 2 of...

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed August 17, 2016

It was a sudden trip decision and we made it very fast. Our first selection was Van Vilas consider it's location and knowing that we will get a beautiful sunrise view. We had an imagination about the resort and the hospitality we may receive. But I must say what we have got from Van Vilas exceeds all our expectations. Very...

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Reviewed June 23, 2016

Just went to the resort for a night. Not only the managing staff but the owner himself is very polite and a wonderful guy. The resort is located in front of the lake to give a pleasurable views. We had a medical emergency in the night and the complete staff helped us. The food is awesome, toilet was clean, toiletries...

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Thank manishsA7576SU
Jaipur, India
Reviewed June 11, 2016

Property is ideally located on the hill adjacent to the lake with beautiful view. Well maintained, courteous staff and delicious food make your stay great. The Owners are also very courteous. Luxurious cottages are the best of the lot.

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Thank 1rahulmehta
New Delhi
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a place close to nature then you must book at van Vilas..the view , and the surroundings are something to die for. Enjoy the amazing view of the lake from the hotel restaurant. The food in the restaurant took time to come but was amazingly fresh

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed May 31, 2016

I went to Bhimtal with my parents & wife and was looking for a good place to stay. And my search took me to Van-Vilas Resort, which surprisingly was way better than what people had rated it to be. Pros: 1. Great location. Right in front of Bhimtal lake. 2. Helpful and obedient staff. 3. Reasonable priced rooms. Starting from...

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Thank OneCuriousTraveller
Surat, India
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Property location is good. But rooms are not maintained. Images in cleartrip are very old. Cleartrip have updated room photos. In fact we can say cleartrip is providing false information. Hotel gave us simple metal tent with two bed. It does not have charging point, fan and proper bathroom. Cleartrip has given simple intimation regarding rooms but not mentioned about...

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Thank jignesh m
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed March 2, 2016

I had stayed here on two occasions, both only for a day for urgent trips. If it is an unplanned trip, this is ok place to have a roof over the head. They are extremely understaffed but I found them courteous. Looks like a Van (forest) literally. Food is better avoided in house. If maintained by an established group, this...

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed June 22, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for 3 days in June 2015 with my family n enjoyed the overall stay in this hotel. Resort has one if the best flora n fauna at its complex, the hotel staff was helpful n supportive....we stayed in a duplex room n the room was awesome. View from hotel balcony was beautiful...balcony of the room...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Van Vilas Resort

Address: Joone Estate, Tallital, Bhimtal 263136, India
Location: India > Uttarakhand > Nainital District > Bhimtal
Price Range: $17 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Select lake facing rooms.”
  • Sunrise view from the balcony
 of 5 bubbles IMSusmita, Aug 17, 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in a deluxe cottage, so would recommend it to others too”
 of 5 bubbles manishsA7576SU, Jun 23, 2016 | Read review
“Go for cottages (101-103), if you are a couple. They are priced at 2200 per night and have very good lake view.”
  • Cottage #102 - View from room
  • Cottage #102
  • Cottage #102
 of 5 bubbles OneCuriousTraveller, May 31, 2016 | Read review
“View is good from all rooms, better take a duplex or cottage”
 of 5 bubbles Maverickrao, Mar 2, 2016 | Read review
“Any cottage or duplex room”
 of 5 bubbles pushkar81, Jun 22, 2015 | Read review
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