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Ahilya Fort

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Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I stayed for 3 nights - and could easily have stayed 3 weeks! The atmosphere, especially during monsoon, is incredibly serene. Traveling alone can sometimes result in a disappointing experience in such a romantic spot - but not here. Although for 2 of the nights...More

Thank HenleyJulie
Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 26 August 2017

Greetings ms Henley. Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how much you enjoyed your stay at ahilya fort. Such comments are much appreciated and encourage our team to keep up the good work. Please do come back🤗Regards R Holkar

Reviewed 15 August 2017

This hotel is a very special place. It started with a warm welcome and champagne and then just got better and better. It's the best of Indian hotels.its not all spas and modern amenities but full of character and interest.the evenings were especially special starting...More

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Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 18 August 2017

Greetings cftcft, and thank you for taking the trouble to write your appreciation on TripAdvisor. I will share your comments with Our team.; this always inspires them to keep up the good work. I hope you do come back, and perhaps we will meet. Regards...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Having traveled across the world, it pains to mention that we experienced subtle racism in the air in our own country. Although the property is good if you are prepared to it (not exceptional), the treatment offered to the guests is definitely preferential. It is...More

1  Thank Celebrate-Traveling
Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 9 August 2017

dear Celebrate Travelling I am distressed to read your comments. We make every effort to treat ALL our guests as royalty. I apologize for any lapses, which I will take up with my staff. It would help me to know when you visited: please write...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

After a very long journey is was a delight to arrive at the fort. The property feels mysterious and oozes old world charm. The rooms were small but cozy and included all amenities, a good working a/c and comfortable beds. The hotel is full board...More

Thank kdbuwalda
Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 8 July 2017

Dear Mr Buwalda, Thank you for taking the time to write a comprehensive review of your stay. I apologize for the service lapses which occurred during your stay, and am taking it up with my guest relations manager.Your suggestion of having less regimented meal timings...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

This place really maintains its secrecy. No wonder it is oft frequented by celebrities including fro Hollywood. The locals are also used to it and they do not interfere at all. Visit this place if you're looking for peace and tranquility.

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Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 27 April 2017

Dear frend09 Thank you for your review, and I am glad you too felt the experience was that of staying in a hidden gem. I hope to welcome you back at another time-- the monsoon is especially nice between mid August and mid September.

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Barkha M
15 February 2017|
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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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30 July 2015|
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Response from Ranjeet K | Reviewed this property |
8K-12K per person/day with all meals and alcohol included. You could have Indian Champagne in all meals!! Spa and excursions are separate. Worth every penny especially if you could get their best room the 'Narmada Suite... More
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