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Sheesh Mahal

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it. Owned by MP tourism I feared an 'institutional' experience. Not so, the staff were wonderful, really wanting to please. Management should be proud of their staff here. Room was authentic heritage, not heavily renovated. Lovely. Restaurant is good and their food/drinks are really...More

Thank GlynCarre
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked into the ancient, somewhat crumbling "palace" and as always were hungry. When we discovered they served dinner, we were eager to take advantage of what turned out to be a lovely surprise. I must say we love Indian food. It was served formally,...More

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best AC Room to select is # 4. Else take Maharaja or Maharani Suite. Get a feel of how royals lived. Attached are photos of AC Room and Maharani Suite. We took AC room for 1N, since suites were avbl; hence took Maharani suite fr...More

Thank Kilroy_Mariner
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We stayed at the Sheesh Mahal for 2 nights as part of a private tour we were on. It was interesting to stay in the old palace, great ambiance and views and clean, spacious rooms. Not exactly as it would have been in its glory...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed in this old palace in the heart of the old Orchha fort for two nights. We had the Maharani suite a huge ornate room with a separate bathroom and toilet. It made a great location for exploring the palaces on either side. It's...More

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US$ 248 - US$ 257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 248 - US$ 257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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6 April 2018|
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Response from Thomas S | Reviewed this property |
The hotel does not appear to have its own website and trying to book via the website run by the state tourist department got me nowhere. In the end I booked without trouble via Indian Holiday Pvt Ltd. TripAdvisor prevent... More
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Xiaodan W
17 November 2016|
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Response from sumantra_travel | Reviewed this property |
MP Tourism is actually quite a nice Government of India organisation. The accommodations are neat, clean and well-maintained. We had booked one online some time back for Pachmarhi. We should have checked this option this... More
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15 August 2016|
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Response from sumantra_travel | Reviewed this property |
MP Tourism website. The organisation is quite nice and efficient.
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"We had a ground floor room which opened into the courtyard which was nice in the morning and evening."
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"Maharaja suite is best"
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"choose either of two rooms which are near entrance on ground floor."
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"dont eat here"
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