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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I stayed at Shanti House over the Holi festival and I'm so glad we did. We'd heard many scare stories about Holi but out host helped us to safely see the best of it. He advised us when to stay in and on the main day of Holi arranged a rickshaw to take us around the city...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

we were in Bikaner for two days.Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Shanti House is in Very good location, able to cross to the Old City easily. Gouri and his wife were always ready to help us. they were very nice family. room was clean and comfortable. WiFi was very good. highly recommend for a stay in Bikaner.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed three nights at Shanti House and we had a great experience. The family is very welcoming and the city tour with Gouri was great - we learnt a lot about India. In the evenings the guest come together on the little rooftop terrasse to eat great food and to chat for a while. It was all very familiar...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I booked shanti house as we wanted very budget accommodation in the old city. We had a free pick up from the station despite it being very early in the morning. Staying at shanty house means experiencing living with this lovely family in their home. Our room was basic as we would have expected for this price,...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you enter Shanti House, the owners welcome you not to their hostel, but to their home. You have the privacy and comfort of a hostel in your room, and the benefits of a family visit on the rooftop terrace. They are very warm, welcoming and accommodating. The husband knows about great local restaurants and can help arrange camel safaris...

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gouriguide, Owner at Shanti House, responded to this review

Thanks lot my friend for very beautiful and kind review you write all about me but I want to say you was also nice and copreat person that is also one rejain I can make our home stay best for you thanks lot

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We stayed two nights at Shanti House and were looked after very well by Gouri and his wife. As many other review have said, Gouri and his family are very welcoming and kind people and you will feel very 'at home' there. Gouri took us early in the morning on his motorcycle to get some traditional Bikaner food and offered...

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gouriguide, Owner at Shanti House, responded to this review

Thanks lot for stay with my small family

Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended, if you're interested in real-life Bikaner! Gouri and his wife are very welcoming and kind people, they make you feel at home in their tiny & cosy haveli, with small but nice rooms, and a cute, lovely rooftop. Gouri is an excellent guide who worked with professional photographers, and he can introduce you to the old city, to...

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gouriguide, Owner at Shanti House, responded to this review

Hello my friend how are you. I wish you have best journey with motorbike I hope to cu again in Bikaner.thanks lot to stay with us.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Shanti guest house was a fantastic place to stay! The house is uniquely decorated with painted murals left by previous guests and old-timey/retro nik naks (Such as an antique embroidered vest and an old fashioned record player). All of this lends the place a very homey feel and makes staying here a pleasure, as you can't get bored with the...

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Thanks lot

Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful time staying in this very welcoming family in Bikaner. Gouri the owner was extremely helpful in keeping us busy around the city, showing us all the sights, explaining many things about the local people and culture, and being informative concerning logistics and other travel matters. The house is small and pretty the rooftop has good views...

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Thanks lot my friend I hope you enjoy in India .

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Here you are welcomed as family A Big family house with a cute roof top They helped us so much and allowed us To rest in a room for Free! The oWner is very implicated in charity and We shared a lot. If you are short of money, this place is for you!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The only guest house in the old city. Mentioned and thanked in Lonely Planet. We currently have 3 rooms with attached bathroom and 1 with separate bathroom. Free pick up from bus or train. I am also available for city tours or other travel advice. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shanti House

Address: Shanti House Near City Kotwaly | Old city, Bikaner 334001, India
Region: India > Rajasthan > Bikaner
Price Range: ₹ 654 - ₹ 720 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“If you are fussy about the type of toilet you prefer, ask in advance. Some rooms have western toilet, some have Asian style.”
 of 5 bubbles grassflattener, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
“best food roof top room very good”
 of 5 bubbles cristinafP1151QU, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Pick the upstairs room”
 of 5 bubbles IngridC44, 11 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The room on the bottom floor has uncomfortable beds. The higher floors are more expensive, but probably more comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles maposto, 24 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Ask for the rooftop room, but it really doesn't matter....you are all basically on the rooftop to share :)”
 of 5 bubbles fillyourbackpack, 11 Dec 2014 | Read review
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