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Private room

2 guests

1 Bedroom

2 Beds


Private room

2 guests

1 Bedroom

2 Beds

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About this listing

This household has always been welcoming guests and enjoying giving others hospitality for many years. We remember when we were very young boys our Grandpa hosted many parties of all the important local family including the Army, Police, Politicians and Royalty. We remember walking down the road being welcomed by the sound of laughter and music and we knew Grandpa was having another one of his parties! We have carried on this tradition ever since by welcoming guests..


The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1 (Private bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 2
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Pet Owner: Dog(s), cat(s), and other pet(s)
Room type: Private room

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Prices
Extra people: £4 / night after the first guest
Weekly Discount: 17%
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Description

The space

A place hosting many long term guests, LGBTQ Friendly, Your hosts running a charitable institution for a decade to help vulnerable women and children. Delicious food, beautiful home, spacious rooms.

Guest access

Washing machine, iron board, refrigerator, water refill, cooking facilities or and learn how to cook, access to common areas, courtyard, rooftop etc.

Interaction with guests

We are happy to host guests at our home, we wish them to take good memories from Jodhpur. When required we are more than happy to interacting with our guests for informing them about the town, culture, traditions, customs.

The neighbourhood

A quiet and very green suburb of the old town, next to a park, safe parking outside the house, family run place, home cooked food, few different sitting areas in the house (Courtyard, lounge, rooftop), books for exchange, free wireless.
It is very calm and quiet, the greenest quarter of the town and centrally located..

Getting around

Well connected with public transport ( Umaid Bhawan Palace- 2 km, Mehrangarh Fort - 5km, Clock Tower 2km, Old town 1 km, Railway station 2km, Bus station 1 km, Airport 5km)

Other things to note

-We can arrange you to visit the Bishnoi people around the town (Half a day Bishnoi village Cultural Excursion)

-We can arrange you out to our ancestral village of Setrawa in the Thar Desert for an overnight village life excursion

-You are welcome to visit the women and children empowerment programms run by our family through Sambhali Trust


House Rules

- Help with conservation of electricity and water
- Outside people not allowed for an overnight
- Refill your water bottles from the water filter
- Food not served in the rooms


Cancellations

Moderate

Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.


Safety features
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

Availability
1 night minimum stay

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

28 Reviews


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Agra User Profile
May 2017
This place is pretty and comfortable and the people working there (plus their dogs) are the nicest ever. Govind came to get me at the bus stop and they also organized an airport dropoff on my departure for free. One evening Sanjay took me out shopping to find exactly what I needed. I can only say do go there if you need to stay in Jodhpur. I would only repeat good stuff from other reviews if I wrote more. I asked about the noise that someone mentioned in a review and was told it was from a generator from a nearby wedding and it is not something that happens often.The place is indeed very quiet and pleasant. The bed was rather hard for me but I Iike soft beds so normal people shouldn't find it a problème.

Scott User Profile
March 2017
Govind is great. We only had a quick stopover that had us leaving very early in the morning but really enjoyed meeting him and having a quick chat.

Diana User Profile
March 2017
We stayed 4 nights at Govind and Mukta's guesthouse. The room was just as described with the bathroom attached and everything was clean and comfortable. They even changed our room once the AC broke up (it was new year and no one could come and repair it). We had great dinners and the breakfast and coffee were also good (but not included). Mukta is very kind and helpful. Thank you for having us.

Rakesh User Profile
March 2017
It's away from the bustle and din of the city in a quiet residential neighborhood of jodhpur. Costs about 60-80 rupees to the chandpol gate or the meherangarh by uber. Much better than the auto chaps who are out to fleece the unwary tourist. Govind is helpful and friendly.

Ashish User Profile
March 2017
Lovely, well decorated, and clean place. And a friendly and responsive host. There was a problem which was not because of the host (or others on the property) and Govind Singh was quick to help with resolving it.

Kunal User Profile
February 2017
Awesome is the word for the host and the place. Govind is a very helpful guy and his staff is even more helpful. He has a fantastic place that he has offered to guests and he takes good care of them. His wife even made us breakfast to carry early in the morning the next day we were going to leave. Overall a fantastic place with awesome people. Must stay if you visit Jodhpur. Our friends were visiting us and they decided to stay so he also gave us an additional room at a short notice. P. S. Govinds taste in interiors is just fantastic. He has done up his house in a fabulous way.
Govind Singh User Profile
Response from Govind Singh:
Thank you very much for your stay with us. You are doing this wonderful job of adopting the stray animals and making them part of your family. You are wonderful people.
February 2017

Gary User Profile
January 2017
I stayed here for two nights, Govind and his staff were very friendly from the start . The room was comfortable for my needs and Govind went out of his way to make me feel comfortable. It has a very good and happy atmosphere and only a short ride from the attractions. Can recommend a stay here, Thank you Govind.
Govind Singh User Profile
Response from Govind Singh:
Dear Mr. Pracy, We hope you are well. Thank you very much for your kind message. Feedback is very important to us. It was pleasure to host you at our home for the two nights. We hope to host you again for longer. We wish you all the very best and safe travel back home. Warm Regards Govind
January 2017

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Jodhpur, India · Joined in April 2012
Govind Singh User Profile

Our household has always been welcoming guests and enjoying giving others hospitality for many years. We remember when we were very young boys our Grandpa hosted many parties of all the important local family including the Army, Police, Politicians and Royalty. We remember walking down the road being welcomed by the sound of laughter and music and we knew Grandpa was having another one of his parties! We have carried on this tradition ever since by welcoming guests and hoping that they experience some of the culture and traditions that happen throughout the year in an old traditional house including Diwali - festival of lights -, Holi - festival of colours - and many other celebrations.

Our Grand Father built our residence in Jodhpur in 1961. Since 1991 we have been hosting foreign guests in our family.

Grandfathers of my both my families (mum's and dad's side) had been Police and Army officials.

A little about myself, I like to hear real life stories, like to shop, cook, meeting people, hosting guests. I love anything periodic and everything vintage.

I love to hangout with my family and friends. I like meeting new people.

Our family has founded a non-profit charitable organisation helping to empower women and children. The office, base empowerment centre for women and a graduates sewing centre is based within the property.

We can provide you a complimentary picking up service on arrival.

We hope to host you on your stay in Jodhpur..

Response rate: 100%
(past 90 days)
Response time: within an hour