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    Orchha Home-Stay

    Lakshmi Mandir Road | Ganj Mohalla, Orchha 472246, India
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    • Excellent77%
    • Very good15%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “poor families” (5 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 120 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My friends and I stayed with a few families here. Our homestay families didn't speak much English, so was pretty hard to communicate with them, and barely anyone else in the village did either. There was a wedding on while we were there that our...More

    Thank Larissa S
    Response from Asha D, Manager at Orchha Home-StayResponded 2 weeks ago

    I understand your frustration on not going to the wedding with the host family and your irritation with the kids asking for things. I enquired and was told that there are a few alcoholics in the family that was celebrating the wedding and the family...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    Visited Orchha and stayed at Homestay for two nights. Sh. Mukesh Bharti was our host. Had a pleasant stay. All the time we had the nice feeling that we are being part of a noble endeavour to enhance income of poor rural families. Read about...More

    Thank harshvardhansinghk
    Response from Asha D, Manager at Orchha Home-StayResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Harshvardhanji. Thanks so much for your recommendation and your suggestions for improvement. They are welcome as we are always trying to improve. I'm so glad you felt part of the family. We are sponsoring the three children in school and all three will certainly...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    I got to know about Orchha and this Homestay from one of my office collegue. Right from the moment he told me about this place I was pretty excited and thats how I ended up in Orchha homestay and having one of the best days...More

    Thank Midhun M
    Response from Asha D, Manager at Orchha Home-StayResponded 29 October 2017

    Thank you so much for sharing your experience in great detail. It's encouraging to know that the home-stay experience touches the hearts not just of those who are discovering India but of Indians too. You're right - interaction is the key and that's what our...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

    Me and my wife visited Orchha in the month of oct'17. We had stayed with one of the local families associated to Friends of Orchha. It was one unique experience. The home stay was very comfortable , the family we were putting up took good...More

    Thank Aritra_86
    Response from Asha D, Manager at Orchha Home-StayResponded 7 October 2017

    We do try to offer something very different from a hotel stay and are so glad that you appreciated both the welcome and the food. Thanks for giving us full marks. We will share this with the host family. You are always welcome to come...More

    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    I went to Orchha on a solo trip. I went there in August which is a hot month for Orchha. I had contacted Friends of Orchha before I went so as soon as I arrived I was taken to the family I was staying with...More

    Thank chitrakatha
    Response from Asha D, Manager at Orchha Home-StayResponded 29 August 2017

    Thank so much for your appreciation. We're so glad that we could provide a true immersion into life in Orchha. August has been particularly hot this year with very little rain in Bundelkhand while there were floods elsewhere in India. I'm sure the family keeps...More

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    Amy M
    30 October 2016|
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    Response from Asha D | Property representative |
    There must be an error in the address because we haven't received your mail. Make sure you spell Orchha with two h's. Do resend you mail please and I will reply immediately. You are welcome to come in Jan or Feb. We have... More
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    Rohan S
    4 October 2015|
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    Response from Asha D | Property representative |
    Hi, Sorry for keeping you waiting for a reply. Yes, it's possible to visit Khajuraho in a day and return if you leave Orchha early morning at about 6.30 am. Then you can visit Khajuraho and leave at about 4 pm. The drive... More
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    tourcrazy2015
    6 August 2015|
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    Response from Asha D | Property representative |
    We do have rooms available for October 27 and 28 and will be happy to welcome you. Yes, non-veg food is served on request and we also arrange transport from Jhansi station. Let me know if you wish to reserve. Asha D'Souza
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    "Don't have preferences. The manager chooses the family turn wise. All rooms are good."
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    "Just enjoy what you are given!"
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    "each room will provide a different window into the family life; a beautful experience"
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    "Book directly with Friends of Orchha, through booking.com you end up paying 350-400 Rs more per night!"
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