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Mela Kothi - The Chambal Safari Lodge

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

With a big lawn and hammock in the garden, one feels relaxed as soon as you enters the compound. The first lunch was also served in the open air with birds coming to clean up your remains as soon as you left the table. The...More

Thank Ricky Y
Response from RPSJ, Owner at Mela Kothi - The Chambal Safari LodgeResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you Ricky Y for your review. We are very fortunate in sharing our home with vast number of friends of the feathered and four-legged variety. The grounds are just teeming with wildlife, and it is indeed relaxing just lying back in the lawn and...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

The setting for this lodge is fantastic with extensive grounds full of wildlife and the management is clearly committed to conservation and running an eco-friendly establishment. The staff and owner were extremely friendly and helpful Breakfast, dinner and lunch are served buffet style (the latter...More

Thank PlymouthPete19
Response from RPSJ, Owner at Mela Kothi - The Chambal Safari LodgeResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you PlymouthPete19 for your detailed and fantastic review! It was a pleasure meeting and interacting with you both, exchanging notes by the fire. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us and thank you for your feedback regarding the food temperature. Wishing...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017

Two night stay here. We had a great time. My daughter and I had a beautiful room with a huge bathroom almost the same size again as the bedroom. The bed was extremely comfortable . The food in the restaurant was delicious and plentiful. The...More

Thank graciej78
Response from RPSJ, Owner at Mela Kothi - The Chambal Safari LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you very much graciej78 for your appreciative and detailed review. It is lovely to note that both your daughter and you liked our services, enjoyed your time with us, and rated us overall a great stay. With best wishes for 2018, and your future...More

Reviewed 15 December 2017

Chambal Safari Lodge is quaint boutique lodge giving access to the National Chambal Sanctuary.It is located a little beyond Agra and is about 4 hours from South Delhi,via Greater Noida and the Eastern Highway.It is located amongst trees and sprawling lawns and has villa type...More

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Response from RPSJ, Owner at Mela Kothi - The Chambal Safari LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you akm481 for your favorable and informative review. It is always a pleasure to have discerning travellers visit us, and a joy to share the magic of Chambal with an appreciative audience. We much look forward to your next visit. With every good wish...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017

Like some other reviewer's, I wish I had stayed for longer. I have just returned to New Delhi from Chambal Safari Lodge & feel inclined to submit a review whilst the experience is fresh in my mind & also as a palliative to my surrounding...More

Thank keith h
Response from RPSJ, Owner at Mela Kothi - The Chambal Safari LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you Keith h for your detailed, extensive and glowing review, covering every aspect of your experience with us. We are so glad we were able to deliver a memorable holiday for you, and very much look forward to seeing you again. With all good...More

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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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USD 137 - USD 222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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khadds
2 April 2018|
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Response from zortean | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know they are the only people who offer this safari. They will provide transport if you don't have it, at extra cost. BTW, the river safari was awesome and if you're interested in birdlife, it's well worth having... More
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KarenKMG
22 September 2015|
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KarenKMG, The Lodge contact details are on their website. Tripadvisor is not letting me paste the exact link, but you can look for CHAMBAL and SAFARI and LODGE via google and the website will come up. The 'contact' page will... More
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"It depends what you want. Ours was fairly close to the dining area but there are 'cottages' which..."
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"All Bungalows are good but those to the West are quieter, you have to walk further for meals is all."
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"All the cottages looked lovely, well spaced among the forest"
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"All their rooms are extremely tastefully done !"
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