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    Ahilya Fort

    Ahilya Wada, Maheshwar 451224, India
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    • Excellent74%
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    • Average5%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Airport Transportation
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    Having traveled across the world, it pains to mention that we experienced subtle racism in the air in our own country. Although the property is good if you are prepared to it (not exceptional), the treatment offered to the guests is definitely preferential. It is...More

    1  Thank Celebrate-Traveling
    Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 8 August 2017

    dear Celebrate Travelling I am distressed to read your comments. We make every effort to treat ALL our guests as royalty. I apologize for any lapses, which I will take up with my staff. It would help me to know when you visited: please write...More

    Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

    After a very long journey is was a delight to arrive at the fort. The property feels mysterious and oozes old world charm. The rooms were small but cozy and included all amenities, a good working a/c and comfortable beds. The hotel is full board...More

    Thank kdbuwalda
    Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 8 July 2017

    Dear Mr Buwalda, Thank you for taking the time to write a comprehensive review of your stay. I apologize for the service lapses which occurred during your stay, and am taking it up with my guest relations manager.Your suggestion of having less regimented meal timings...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    This place really maintains its secrecy. No wonder it is oft frequented by celebrities including fro Hollywood. The locals are also used to it and they do not interfere at all. Visit this place if you're looking for peace and tranquility.

    1  Thank frend09
    Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 27 April 2017

    Dear frend09 Thank you for your review, and I am glad you too felt the experience was that of staying in a hidden gem. I hope to welcome you back at another time-- the monsoon is especially nice between mid August and mid September.

    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    I stayed two days as a solo traveler exploring southern and central India for 26 days by car with driver and local tour guides. I stayed in a number of heritage palace and Fort hotels but Ahilya had a beautiful setting and combined history, local...More

    Thank AnnapolisMD
    Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 17 April 2017

    Dear AnnapolisMD. I'm so very pleased that you felt that you were staying in a private country home--- that's exactly the impression I and my staff wish our guests to take away with them. Please do come back. R Holkar

    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    Right from the rooms (each room is unique as the rooms were supposedly built for different members of the royal family) to the fort pugs (yes, they have two adorable pugs on the property who are excellent company) to the absolutely delightful food (all their...More

    Thank Sukhada C
    Response from rholkar, Owner at Ahilya FortResponded 17 April 2017

    Hello sukhada c Thank you for your supportive words, and am very happy that you enjoyed your stay in my home. Do come back! R Holkar

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    • Maheshwar
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    Barkha M
    14 February 2017|
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    Response from rholkar | Property representative |
    We have 4 friendly pugs.. they have had very limited interaction with other dogs, but what has has been good.
    Aditi D
    7 October 2016|
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    Response from Rolling-Laddoo | Reviewed this property |
    Aditi, they do fantastic get-togethers in the courtyards or even the main Verandah overlooking the mighty river. Maybe the garden or the back ramparts can be used.Who needs a banquet hall when you have such wonderful places... More
    30 July 2015|
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    Response from Ranjeet K | Reviewed this property |
    8K-12K per person/day with all meals and alcohol included. You could have Indian Champagne in all meals!! Spa and excursions are separate. Worth every penny especially if you could get their best room the 'Narmada Suite... More
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