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Balaram Palace Resort

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Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with my wife to this place in Nov 2016 and stayed there for 2 nights. This is a heritage property and happens to be a summer place of nawab of Palanpur. Very well accessible by roads, it is at a distance of 150 Kms from Gandhinagar Gujarat and only 13 Kms from Palanpur railwaystation on Delhi Jaipur Abu...

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Balaram_Palace, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pradeep, Thank you for your kind words. You said it right! We are located at a serene place, far away from the hustle-bustle of the city. We purposely avoided the palace's commercialization to maintain the tranquility of the place and so that our customers can come and relax, leaving all their stress behind. Also, we are expanding. We have...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 November 2016

the place is little remote to urban world and thus comes with lot of experiences with it . some 10 kms inside main highway , this palace turned resort will give you a great treat mainly from outside . it's huge, archaeologically good with will kept gardens etc. rooms although are not that royal. people in a mood to relax...

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear kewalks, Thank you for the words of appreciation! We are currently under renovation and expanding our capacity too. Do visit us after the work concludes. You would find the rooms pretty royal then. Kindly Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to remain updated.

Batemans Bay
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This heritage hotel gobsmacks you when you first arrive, you are mesmerized by the sheer grandeur of the well manicured gardens and building that you enter. We just happen to be the only foreigners booked in as there was a grand wedding of two wealthy families in the district so our room was what I would have thought a converted...

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Antanina, Thank you loads for writing to us. We are elated to hear the various positive adjectives that you have associated with our resort. It gives us a sense of pride and encouragement to carry on with the work we do and keep on ideating regarding its improvement so that our customers could enjoy the beauty of the palace...

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

balaram palace is one of the best place of mine...it is very decent and peaceful..the service of staff is really very good...food is also a very good and higenic .many celebrity also come here..so u can think about that..

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is great to hear that you had a memorable stay with us and thank you for praising our service. We are continually making efforts to enhance our guest experience by providing the very best in customer service. Our sincere thanks for your kind words and the time you took to share them with us. Looking forward to...

Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

A very nice and a small palace. It's awesome for weekend gateway. Very peaceful. Service is excellent. Food is yummy. Will be happy to go back again. Keep up the good work. The tented accommodation is awesome.

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Swatsjp, Thank you for your positive review of our property. We are continually making efforts to enhance our guest experience, through renovating and upgrading our facilities and by providing the very best in customer service. Our sincere thanks for your kind words. Looking forward to serve you soon. Hope you are connected with us on facebook, twitter and instagram....

Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 4 July 2016

This is a great retreat for people wanting to enjoy their holiday in tranquility. Nice groomed and lush green garden add to the pleasant stay. The food although they server only vegetarian is quite delicious. The staff is polite. The resort offers both indoor and outdoor activity on request basis. The fountains add to the charm. The overall hospitality and...

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pratyush, Thank you for your positive review of our property. We really appreciate your comments regarding our facilities. We are continually making efforts to enhance our guests experience, through renovating and upgrading our facilities and by providing the very best in customer service. Our sincere thanks for your kind words. Looking forward to serve you soon. Hope you are...

india mumbai
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

I been there its feel like king food is awsome and nice room and full wifi and all over staff helping and new swimming pool coming somany activities comeing big room and nice furniture .and good near by mount abu u have car is must so u enjoy

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

"Dear Vishal, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our facilities and ongoing upgrades to the property. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you again. Regards, Balaram Palace Resort"

Reviewed 11 March 2016

We hadn't planned on staying at Balaram Palace, although I had been interested in it after reading the book Joan in India. As it turned out we needed to break our journey and were able to get a room at the palace in a royal tent. The tents were built for the nawab's guests. Ours was spacious, cool, comfortable and...

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the review, Such kind and encouraging words by a person like you gives us motivation to keep performing better each day. Balaram is indeed very beautiful and mesmerizing. Looking forward to serve you soon. Hope you are connected with us on facebook, twitter and instagram.

Gandhinagar, India
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Balaram Palace Resort, once the hunting retreat of the Lohani Nawab of Palanpur, is now a Heritage Classic hotel. It was built between 1922-1936 by the 29th ruler of Palanpur. It is a graceful manifestation of neo-classical and baroque architectural style. Situated amidst the Aravallis in the 542 sq. kms of Balaram Ambaji Reserve Forest at the tip of North...

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much Sir for the review, Such kind and encouraging words by a person like you gives us motivation to keep performing better each day. Balaram is indeed very beautiful and mesmerizing. Looking forward to serve you soon. Hope you are connected with us on facebook, twitter and instagram.

Vadodara, India
Reviewed 1 February 2016

It is very good place to visit and stay in banaskantha district near ambaji as it is heritage hotel on abu road. It is maintained verywell with .cleaninness, room service, food, wifi but it is not the middle class family asit cost high. Sooryavansham movie is also shooted here. It is also a picnic spot for school picnic.

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balaram123, Public Relations Manager at Balaram Palace Resort, responded to this review

Thank you very much Sir for the review, Such kind and encouraging words by a well travelled person like you gives us motivation to keep performing better each day. Balaram is indeed very beautiful and mesmerizing. Looking forward to welcome you these coming days. Hope you are connected with us on facebook and twitter.

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Additional Information about Balaram Palace Resort

Address: Chitrasani Village,Off Abu-Palanpur Highway No. 14 | District Banaskantha, Palanpur 385001, India
Region: India > Gujarat > Palanpur
Price Range: $138 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Balaram Palace Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Balaram Palace Hotel Palanpur
Balaram Palace Resort Palanpur, India - Gujarat
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“Would not suggest rooms away from the actual palace they are in need of renovating”
 of 5 bubbles antaninap, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Royal tents are separate from the palace so are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 954triciah, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“on way to Mt Abu”
 of 5 bubbles nrupeshparekh, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Try not to get into the royal tent.....not worth even half the price.....better drive up to Mount Abu...an hour from this place...”
 of 5 bubbles chintanshah9, 3 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room that leads directly into the grounds”
 of 5 bubbles FrequentTraveller236, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
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