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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited kanha in February 2017 . stayed at motel chandan, a very good budget hotel very close to khatia gate the main entrance to the Kanha national park. The food at Chandan is sublime so is the hospitality. Special thanks to Mr Dinesh an amit for making this trip memorable. An a special thanks to attendants Mr. Khetlal an Radhe.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there for 3 x nights. The total package including food ( BF, Lunch, Dinner and Tea / Coffee) was great value for money. Simple accommodation - with Hot Water - clean bed and Clean Toilets, good service. You can take your Safari Gypsy from here - at the best rates in Kanha. Transfer to and from Railway Station /...

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Thank Ujjal G
San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hello Wildlife enthusiasts and photographers, We strongly recommend Motel Chandan for visitors interested in Kanha National Park. The best reason to stay at this property is the Motel Chandan team (Dinesh, Amit and others). I specially recommend Motel Chandan to wildlife photographers & enthusiasts. Apart from their excellent hospitality, both Dinesh & Amit are wildlife experts and we were lucky...

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Thank ashwindeepa2001
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

located at Khatia gate so u need not rush for safari's . Dinesh the manager very courteous and knowledgeable guy . Food is fantastic for people who are veg or non veg . Very clean rooms and toilets ! Will be back soon ! :)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited this place for the forth time in two years. Best place to stay in Kanha. Staff is very cooperative. Food is awesome. Service is excellent. And love to come here again and again. Simply wonderful in every sense. One should must visit.

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infoindia, Public Relations Manager at Motel Chandan, responded to this review

Thanks a lot madam , for ur continuous support and taking out time to write review for us ...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Motel Chandan is located a few hundred metres from the Khatia gate of the Kanha National Park. The close proximity to the Khatia gate is a boon for guests going on safari trips in the park. The rooms are clean & basic and have a sit-out. The rates are very economical. The staff is very polite, friendly and helpful. They...

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infoindia, Public Relations Manager at Motel Chandan, responded to this review

Hello Mr tobin thanks alot for your kind review.we are glad that you liked your stay and services at Motel Chandan . Your positive feedback will definitely encourage our team to do well in the future. Be in touch Looking forward to see you soon with more upgraded services. Regards dinesh09424989289

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I like this hotel. Ambience and rooms are ok. More new rooms are under construction. The service is good. Staff is good and friendly. Food is nice. Owner is caring and cooperative. Above all, this hotel is very closest to the park's gate so no waste of time for safari.

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infoindia, Public Relations Manager at Motel Chandan, responded to this review

Hello. sachin ji Thanks alot for your kind review. It's been pleasure to host you at our lodge.You have been a wonderful guest at the end of this year. We as a team feel much appreciated to hear such wonderful comments Thanks alot Look forward to see you soon with much improved services. and our new construction is also ready...

Reviewed 21 December 2016

We visited Kanha last week and stayed at Motel Chandan. I will talk about three things which made staying at Motel Chandan a pleasure: 1. Service: Its no resort, but you will feel pampered. Dinesh bhai personally takes care of all your queries and makes sure that your stay is as comfortable as possible. Food can be served at your...

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infoindia, Public Relations Manager at Motel Chandan, responded to this review

Hello Arka ji. For sharing your such a wonderful experience at motel chandan .we are glad that you found motel chandan. Such positive will definitely up bit our staff do more for upcoming guest.. Overall good experience with you.looking forward to see you soon in summer. regards Dinesh 09424989289

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The first thing to mention is the food!Simply awesome!You wouldn't find a swimming pool or a spa here but the stay would be one of the most comfortable one.The owner and staff would give their hearts out to you and ensure that you would leave motel chandan to visit once again. Most convenient for photographers as the safari gate is...

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infoindia, Public Relations Manager at Motel Chandan, responded to this review

Hello Thanks alot for such a wonderful review of Our Resort.we are so happy to receive such a healthy appreciation from you. Even we enjoyed both of your company being at Resort.we had a lovely time as a host,we always appreciate such wonderful guest. Looking forward to see you soon in summer with a different wildlife experience. Regards dinesh

Calcutta, West Bengal, India
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We visited Kanha this year during May 2016 and stayed at Chandan Motel. This is just before the Main Entry Gate. The Stay, Food and staffs has all been very comfortable, delicious and homely. Recommended for anyone who is not that PLUSH !!

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infoindia, Public Relations Manager at Motel Chandan, responded to this review

Thanks alot Mr amit for your kind review about our Resort.we as a team are very happy to built happy customer s like you.such kind words will definitely motivate us more to deliver satisfy services to our upcoming guest. Thanks again And looking forward to see you again with more uprated services. Regard dinesh

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motel Chandon was the first guesthouse to open in Kanha and has been satisfying customers for over 30 years. Conveniently located next to the gate of Kanha National Park, we offer a choice of 14 en-suite rooms. All rooms are garden facing with their own porch seating, ideal for watching the wide variety of birds and animals. Our clean and airy restaurant will be happy to prepare the meal of your choice or suggest a regional specialty, all made from fresh local ingredients. We also have resident drivers with jeep for taking safari. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel Chandan

Address: Near Khatia Gate | Post - Kisli, Kanha National Park 481768, India
Region: India > Madhya Pradesh > Kanha National Park
Price Range: £18 - £26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Motel Chandan 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Chose Rooms on the First Floor.”
 of 5 bubbles UjjalG, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles ashwindeepa2001, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lawn/Garden Facing Rooms are quite comfortable with long balcony in front.”
 of 5 bubbles amitsaha100, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Very close to Khatia Gate”
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Non AC rooms have minor glitches. Better to go for AC rooms which come in front just after entering the hotel.”
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