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“Great use of facilities whilst we were passing through.”
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Hotel Golden City
Ranked #65 of 104 Hotels in Jaisalmer
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5 reviews
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“Great use of facilities whilst we were passing through.”
Reviewed July 30, 2012

Persistent but polite at train station. Negotiated use of shower morning and evening and secure luggage. Very hospitable. Good value for money breakfast. Nice open terrace to eat and drink. And pool to use but we didn't as we got on with exploring.
Free wifi and free pick/drop off from station. Located in a back street five mins from fort which adds to the experience.
Can offer desert safari and other experience. Good budget travel.

  • Stayed July 2012
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed July 17, 2012

For 600 rupees this is a great value option. You get wifi, great pool access, and an AC double room.

They have camel safaris here, but no pressure if you want to choose another provider.

Note that if you call ahead, you will receive a 20% discount.

  • Stayed July 2012
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Jaisalmer, India
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Reviewed July 3, 2012

The Golden City is a fantastic place for a stress free time in Jaisalmer. The rooms are clean, the showers are hot (and cold) and the manager, Kahn, is serruptitiously friendly.

I booked a half day jeep and camel safari with the manager and it was one of the highlights of my india trip. I'd recommend the chinese chow mein from the rooftop restaurant. It's about a 5 minute walk from the first fort gate too - very handy if you don't want to stay in the fort.

There's a chilled pool, free wifi, free luggage storage too. All in all a pretty classic place to stay. One of the most relaxed I've stayed at in India.

Stayed July 2012, traveled solo
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Jaisalmer
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Reviewed May 28, 2012

My a friend and I stayed here for two nights. We are young, backpackers on a budget. The staff were friendly, the resteraunt was great value, the free wifi (although intermittent) was up to standard. They let us use the pool, wifi and resteraunt AFTER checkout and leave our bags in a safe place whilst we waited for our afternoon train. As in the title, great for budget travellers.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
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North Bergen, New Jersey
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Reviewed May 21, 2012

This is fantastic place to stay , Homly invoirment good staff, clean swiming pool, good food with free WIFI ...what all you need in such a good price ...

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed April 25, 2012

We booked this hotel before going to Jaisalmer as the kids wanted a hotel with a pool. we preffered a suite but they said its booked but may b they check out on our arrival. Once we reached thehotel we found that the suite was not available , so they checked us in a room adjacent to swimming pool. We found the staff exteremly helpful in contrast to some reviews posted on the net. they arranged for the swimming tubes for the kids, took us to the market on their scooter for little things we needed.Since the room was small for us with 2 kids we appraised them of our displeasure over small room for our family, they arranged our stay in other hotel and let us avail the facilities of the pool and didnt charge us anything for few hrs we stayed at their hotel and all the facilities we availed like the pool. Excellent hotel for budget travellers with extremely helpful staff.

Room Tip: Suites are good for family and rooms r good for cpls looking for good economic stay.
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  • Stayed March 2012, traveled with family
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Leeds
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Reviewed April 25, 2012

The rooms were air conditioned and absolutely lovely with free wifi service which we made good use of. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Price was very good value for money and everything was as clean as it comes. The restaurant was also very nice and we loved the big swimming pool.

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
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Property: Hotel Golden City
Address: Opposite SBI Bank, Jaisalmer 345001, India
Location: India > Rajasthan > Jaisalmer District > Jaisalmer
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
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Ranked #65 of 104 Hotels in Jaisalmer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Golden City 2*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Family run hotel with 14 rooms. We have a/c and non a/c rooms all with ceiling fans and satellite tv's. We have a rooftop restaurant with wonderful views of the old city and a swimming pool with a small garden. ... more   less 
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