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Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended for visitors to Jaiselmer. Very good rooms in quiet location but only ten minutes walk from town. Lovely breakfasts on roof terrace, very friendly and helpful staff. As good as anywhere we stayed in India for comparative price and better than most.

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Mittagong, Australia
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Had a very happy stay here in February 2016 for 3 days. It was comforting to be met at the station, and not have to battle all the auto drivers there! Rooms are spacious and comfortable. The food is excellent, with an excellent chef in charge. The best aloo jeera I have eaten. The staff were very helpful and Lois... More 

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1 Thank india1953
Hyderabad, India
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64 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Desert Moon, 100% Rajasthani Style .Peaceful location. We made booking through online. We used GPS to find the hotel. But hotel location was perfect which is near to sunset point & Vyas Chatri in Jaisalmer. clean linen and decorated rooms. Sitting area in corridor. Rooftop Eating place. Karim Bhai & Staff are incredibly helpful. For a Holiday we need Good... More 

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1 Thank BhargavaKrishna
Jaisalmer, India
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Desert Moon is set back from the hustle & bustle of Gopa Chowke , the east entrance to the beautiful Jaisalmer fort , its a short walk or a quick ride in a Tuc Tuc . Desert Moon is a traditional Haveli, owned by Lois and Chanesar , a wonderful couple, perfect hosts! Lois designed the Haveli, and we have... More 

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Thank debs242016
Leicester, UK
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37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Pre-booked this hotel based on the lonely planet recommendation and absolutely ecstatic that we did. Brilliant communication from the Kiwi part owner who liaised for us and helped us arrange the pick up from the train station. Through fortune we met two groups of other travellers on the train around 10 people who came to the hotel with us on... More 

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Thank wutan_thai
DesertMoonGuesthouse, Manager at Desert Moon Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - it's good to read your experience! Just thought I would let you know and others, that we now have upgraded the wifi and it is working in all rooms and on the roof! Many thanks again, Lois More 

Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This place is brilliant - directly opposite Sunset Point and some beautiful Hindu Memorial buildings in a quiet part of town but with easy access to all the main attractions. The owners NZ born Lois and her Rajasthani husband Chanesar have built the most delightful and spacious hotel with very clean and comfortable rooms and bathrooms. All the staff are... More 

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Perth, Australia
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24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

The hotel is 15 min walk from fort, OK area, hotel will call transport for you. Rooms very nice and clean, water warm evening, hot in the morning. Australian lady there to chat with and give advise - was fantastic. Was going to stay at hotel haveli but no room there. So glad we came here instead as the other... More 

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Thank 781karenh
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39 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

The hotel is a 10mins walk from town in a quiet neighbourhood. It's a beautiful building with stone carved detailing. Our room was on the ground floor. It was clean and very large. The shower did not have hot water though, more like lukewarm.The wifi was good. The owners are really friendly and the staff was always there to make... More 

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Thank MarieFranceVD
Noida, India
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54 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

This guest house is for complete rest,away from city and near sunset point.You can enjoy big neat and clean rooms,its shining marble floors and big bathrooms.In winter no ac rooms needed so you can get double bed room just below 1k rupees. Staff is very courteous and helpful.They arrange your pickup from railway station and drop too.The location is in... More 

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DesertMoonGuesthouse, Manager at Desert Moon Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - and to reassure you and others we are now working on upgrading the restaurant. Shortly after you left us we bought more chairs and the older, lower ones are no longer being used. The new chairs are higher for sitting at the tables and more comfortable for eating position. We are ensuring our cook... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Rooms were clean and huge and had hot water! Staff were chatty and helpful and made sure we had everything we needed. Rooftop terrace had a nice view and the food was gorgeous. Very reasonable price for such a nice hotel!

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Desert Moon Guesthouse, in a quiet location but close to all main attractions, is a traditional stone haveli with modern concepts. Rooms are decorated in the colors of Rajasthan. A rooftop restaurant has sweeping views of the Fort, Jawahar Niwas Palace and the city. This is a family guesthouse, with home-style cooking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Desert Moon Guesthouse

Address: Near Sunset Point, Achalvansi Colony, Jaisalmer 345001, India
Region: India > Rajasthan > Jaisalmer
Price Range: $17 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“All rooms are all of the highest standard !”
 of 5 bubbles debs242016, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“arrange a free pickup from the station”
 of 5 bubbles wutan_thai, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles marigold192, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose first floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles ramniwas57, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“you may prefer a ground floor room to avoid the stairs but you need to go upstairs for dining and fort views anyway.”
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