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Overview
Ahilya Wada, Maheshwar 451224 India See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Airport Transportation
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsrichard holkarthe riverboat rideeach mealcentral indiavegetable gardenhidden gemdifferent partsevening drinksexcellent cuisineroyal suiteearly morningvarious locationscan't wait to come backtraveling alonethe guest relations managerlunches and dinners
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The best holiday is one which makes you feel at home. Ahilya fort does that . And does it so well . I have travelled a few hundred hotels across the globe . Have memories of only few. But the hospitality, ambience , charm and...More

Thank sora k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked all 16 rooms for our business retreat for 2N3D and by the time we were ready to leave, many of us had already made plans to come back with our family and have them experience the hospitality of Ahilya Fort too. The...More

1  Thank Viksin
Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello!! Thank you so much for your words of appreciation, which we have already shared with our staff. Such an input really inspires us all to continue doing what we do, and continue looking for ways to improve. I would love to have your thoughts...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel check in was really good from Start to room...excellent staff and hospitallity... property is also.unique a real palace lived like a one.........Decoration is full authentic ... food is delicious and planned as per our requirements and timing...boat ride is beautiful

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

I am grateful to Prince Holkar and the entire Ahilya Fort team for facilitating a wonderful stay for our group visiting from The Hotchkiss School. The hotel is uniquely beautiful in its location above the Narmada River, and the gardens and pool provide a highly...More

5  Thank Samuel K
Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 30 June 2018

Dear Samuel K,Thank you for your words of support, which I am transmitting to the entire staff. Such comments are inspirational, both in terms of appreciating the efforts all have made, and ensuring that continued interaction and sincere service will be the leif motif for...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018

Convivial, luxurious and in a very good way, slightly eccentric, there is so much that is simply "right" about this lovely hotel. Added to this, Maheshwar itself is the most welcoming, vibrant and colourful of towns. Drifting down the Narmada on one of the hotel...More

Thank verasi
Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 30 May 2018

Robert and Wendy thank you so much for your words of support, which make proud our staff and enthuse them to continue the good work.

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The majestic 250 years old Ahilya Fort sits on the edge of a cliff, high above the sacred Narmada River, surrounded by the beautiful and unexploited town of Maheshwar. The views over the river and ghats are ...More exceptional. Replete with myths and legend, Ahilya Fort offers guests a rare chance to get off the tourist trail and an abundance of things to see and do. With the fabulous, deserted city of Mandu nearby and the famed island temple of Omkareshwar even closer, this is a place at which to spend time and relax but from which you can also explore the area, undisturbed by the other tourists – a stroll down through the town to the ghats is a must. The food is delicious and it’s all-inclusive so, once here, you pay for nothing – be it food, excursions or e-mail! The pool is lovely; terraces and shady areas abound; meals are taken in different areas of the fort; the charming rooms and tents have superb views, balconies & gardens; the weaving center here is famous nationwide. A boat trip at sundown is something you will never forget. Truly a memorable place where you could spend days or weeks!There are 10 bedrooms scattered around the premises and the rates include full board and all excursions. It is the most perfect base for visiting Mandu (1 hour away) and is just a 2-hour drive from Indore. It makes the perfect place to end or start a holiday, as there is so much to do. From here you may also visit Dhar, Baneshwar and Omkareshwar. Being a gourmet himself, your host Prince Richard Holkar has the highest standards and the food here is delicious. Staying here is like a time wrap as the village is still enclosed within the fort itself and is truly wonderful to explore in your own time. Less
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Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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15
Also Known As
Ahilya Fort Hotel Maheshwar
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Ahilya Fort Madhya Pradesh
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Ahilya Fort Maheshwar, Madhya Pradesh
Location
India > Madhya Pradesh > Khargone District > Maheshwar
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Anvit J
1 April 2018|
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Barkha M
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Response from rholkar | Property representative |
We have 4 friendly pugs.. they have had very limited interaction with other dogs, but what has has been good.
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Aditi D
7 October 2016|
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Response from Rolling-Laddoo | Reviewed this property |
Aditi, they do fantastic get-togethers in the courtyards or even the main Verandah overlooking the mighty river. Maybe the garden or the back ramparts can be used.Who needs a banquet hall when you have such wonderful places... More
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"river view"
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"Don't book the Royal Suite unless they guarantee they have fixed the AC and hot water."
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"Take the one with the Narmada view"
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"I would recommend royal suites."
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