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White Elephant Restaurant and Guesthouse

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  • Excellent67%
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We reached this place around late afternoon and spent few hours in the shack. Good food and pleasant view made the entire experience memorable. It's sad that we couldn't spend more time at this place.

Thank ShailyAgarwal
Reviewed 27 May 2017

For me, a place is as good as the people who are there for you, the owner, the chef, and all the other people who make your stay comfortable. And so the stay was amazing. Mr. Moin, who owns the place was very helpful during...More

Thank Ankit G
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The White elephant is located in a very good area and peaceful location. How to reach? There are no direct buses to Hampi. You need to go to the Hospet city and take an auto from there to Hampi. Auto will drop you near the...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great stay at the White Elephant. Kind people who took us to nice places with an amazing few (and sunsets). Could hire scooters for a reasonable price, good food, great ambience. It's not in the center, so it's nice and quiet. Though places...More

Thank alindehendriks
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Although we didn't think much of the rooms, the food was fantastic - really decent portions of naan bread and great curries - spent a month in Kerala and better than anything we had there - staff are also very friendly

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US$7 - US$12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$7 - US$12 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Stefanierosen
6 February 2017|
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Response from WandererMind | Reviewed this property |
No they dont but it's to be safe than sorry so make arrangements for yourself beforehand.
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Ranjiniraman
3 January 2017|
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Response from TRAVELLER_DANNY | Reviewed this property |
Bathrooms were clean and maintained for our rooms..
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Rahul K
24 November 2016|
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Response from TravellBeach | Reviewed this property |
1. Hospete to main Hampi by Auto (100 to 200) or Local bus ( 16 Rs per person) 2. Then use Ferry (50 Rs for coacle boat) or normal boat ( 10 Rs per person) 3. Then rent a scooter (250 per day and 90 Rs per litre for... More
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"This hotel should be the last option for a family to stay."
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"All rooms are very very basic, go room an AC room if you are not travelling in winters."
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"Select left side Rooms (opp side of the main entrance). AC rooms do not offer any view. Also, hammocks are..."
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"Rooms with AC are better"
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