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Shantilaya, Old Manali

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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived here early in the morning after a long night in the bus. We immediately went for a sleep. After couple of hours we woke up and we discovered that the room was terrible dirty, like really disgusting. The bathroom was full of hair, the toilet seat full of old piss and there was garbage in the garbage can...

Thank Jans2346
Chandigarh, India
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Old Manali your one stop place for cheap and best place to dwell in manali. Best for the Bikers and good food. One must visit this place for cheap stay with foreigners. You get to enjoy special malana here. A great place to relive yourself.

1Thank Bhavyam93
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2014

You won't regret staying here as the owner, Bip is a great guy and he will make you feel at home and tell you places in Manali you would never know about. You are surrounded by beautiful mountains in a quiet peaceful rural area. We ended up staying longer as we loved this so much!

2Thank SaraRunak47
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 21 May 2014

It's hard to describe the feelings while staying in Cuckoo's Nest..You have to experience it! This is really nice place with perfect atmosphere and very good location to stay and relax. Not to mention the amazing views of the mountains around Manali, uff :) Besides all that, kindly and helpful staff will make your stay here even more pleasant. Difficult...

3Thank Jana T
Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 4 May 2014

The staff at The Cuckoo's nest are lovely, warm and welcoming. I had a great time there. And Old Manali is a nice, relaxed place. I'd stay there on my next visit up into the mountains of Himachal Pradesh.

2Thank WestleyWestley
Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 10 April 2013

A very nice place to stay in Old Manali. The guests are very kind and trustfull. If you look for a quite place, a bit hidden, to stay and a view on the snowy montain : cuckoo's nest should be you're choice. You'll cross the old village and see the people living their daily lifes just on the way to...

Thank anais45000
Calcutta, West Bengal, India
Reviewed 29 October 2011

Each time i'v been to Manali,i land up stayin in guesthouse,in the middle of the Old Manali market.This time i chose cuckoo's nest.Was such a nice experience. Was supposed to leave in 2-3days,but landed up staying a week instead. The rooms very nice,airy n clean. We also had a tiny little kitchen. Fresh milk everyday,from the cow that was owned...

1Thank Anu S

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We have 6 rooms to rent. It's a Home stay for people looking for peaceful short/long stay arrangement in Old Manali. One can use the kitchen and share the cost of the ingredients. The guest house is located in the old Manali village with a great view of Mountains around and Vashist. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shantilaya, Old Manali

Address: Old Manali | Manu temple road, Manali, Manali Tehsil 175131, India (Formerly Cuckoo's Nest, Manali)
Region: India > Himachal Pradesh > Kullu District > Manali Tehsil > Manali
Price Range: $4 - $6 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“you can use the terrace for your yoga n meditation.perfect view,very peaceful.”
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