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Khem Villas Rd Ranthambore, Sawai Madhopur 322001 India
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#3 of 60 B&Bs / Inns in Sawai Madhopur
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Khem Villas is a small wilderness camp located on the edge of Ranthambhore National Park created on 25 Acres of reclaimed barren land that offers small lakes, open grassland and thick forest areas. All of which combines to offer an unparalleled wilderness experience that is tranquil with nature trails and sit outs from where visitors can view a wide variety of birds and animals. The camp is run by Dr. Goverdhan and Usha Rathore. Goverdhan is the son of Fateh who is India's leading Tiger experts and he himself is an internationally acclaimed environmental activist providing health care, education, alternate energy projects to the local community.
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646GeoffS wrote a review Jan 2020
Oxford, United Kingdom95 contributions77 helpful votes
Stayed 4 nights recently. Surely one of the most authentic and peaceful places to stay near the park. Small but incredibly cozy Luxury Cottage overlooking lake. It was sadly wet, mizzly and at times misty so we rarely had opportunities to sit outside or to explore. Not the weather for outside bathing either. Pity! It was pretty cold too so the heating was fabulous and even dried out our wet clothes. The owners have quite a story to tell and it was a nice coincidence to meet Usha again after 16 years. There is an onsite shop which is run by a concession. Great range of materials and good prices so we took advantage. Highly recommend it. Tiger sightings were good despite the weather. However, the down side not reflected in other reviews is that the place does not feel sharply run.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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yuppyguppy wrote a review Jan 2020
London, United Kingdom12 contributions6 helpful votes
We selected Khem villas for the reviews praising it of its authentic spirit of conservation and tourism. We were not disappointed. The owners over several decades have miraculously changed the landscape of barren land to become that which is teeming with rich wildlife and forest, hereby attracting all sorts of exciting animals including leopards, panthers, crocs, bears and even tigers. The staff really know their stuff. I was so impressed by the knowledge of local wildlife and species of their in-house conservationists and guides, Digvijay and Rohit. The two make a great duo and are good fun as you get to know them, as we did, by the fireside trying to observe the stars and moon on the lunar eclipse night - next to the in-house croc-filled lake! They went out of their way to
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Date of stay: January 2020
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MissJaneAustralia wrote a review Jan 2020
Adelaide, Australia193 contributions75 helpful votes
Wonderful family stay at Khemvillas. We stayed in the main house. Large rooms with bay window reading nook, en-suite bathroom. Clean, comfortable and excellent service. There are also villas and tent accommodation which overlook a large lake. There is a pool but too cold in winter. There is a bar area overlooking another lake with resident crocodiles. Little touches like hot water bottles at night and on safari along with blankets and provisions puts Khem villas into a class of its own. Resident naturist to help with any wildlife queries. Father of current owners was prominent in Tiger rescue in India. They show a video on preservation of natural environment and tiger programs. Rare to tick all the eco boxes in India. The delicious vegetarian food at khem villas is organic from
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Date of stay: January 2020
Olivia B wrote a review Jan 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
Khem Villas is a bit further out than some of the other hotels, but is a piece of paradise! The tents were beautiful, the entire property was completely peaceful, and the staff were very welcoming. All food is vegetarian and most is locally grown - you drive past their huge veggie garden as you enter the property. The hotel also provides a nature walk around the property - unfortunately we had to cut ours short due to timing, however I think this walk can go for 2 hours and would be worth doing! Be sure to visit the textile shop on the property as well - stunning pieces, very well priced, and fantastic service.
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Date of stay: November 2019
Amandadog wrote a review Jan 2020
Conesus, New York19 contributions5 helpful votes
We spent one night at this beautiful property and wish it had been more. The staff is very kind and helpful as well as extremely professional. We loved the nightly bonfire and bar. The food is all organic and grown on property! Without hesitation we recommend this beautiful, welcoming property.
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Date of stay: January 2020
US$ 386 - US$ 394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
khem villas hotel sawai madhopur
IndiaRajasthanSawai Madhopur DistrictSawai Madhopur
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