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The Monk-Kalpa

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Delhi
Reviewed 1 week ago

I already had good feedback for Monk so I decided to stay there for a week and it tuened out to be a great decision. The staff (I know each one of them by name) treated me like a family and really took care of me since i was travelling alone. The place has basic aminities and trust me if...

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Shimla, India
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The service of the staff is so good that it's impeccable. I stayed about 4 days here in October and cried on my way out, the staffs at the hotel for house keeping, butler, the service staff at the breakfast buffet area made us feel at home all the time.

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Pune, India
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We stayed at The Monk in Kalpa around the end of October 2016. In one word, the stay is described as A-W-E-S-O-M-E. Mr Rawat - you are an exceptional host and are always taking the extra step to keep the guests comfortable. Your specialty is not just the amazing "Apple Curry" or the "Apple Paratha" or the "Apple Kheer" delicacies,...

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1Thank Anirban C
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Our stay at 'The Monk' in Kalpa was splendid. The staff was very hospitable. The location of the property was surreal. Thanks to Mr. Rawat and his team, we enjoyed our stay thouroughly. The only negative was the food, which could have been a bit better. Overall,we really loved our trip to Kalpa.

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you want a memorable experience stay at The Monk (in the apple farm, there is a lodge too). Everything is Super. Care extended by Rawat ji, his food, the location of the property, the cleanliness and uniqueness of the tents, mud houses etc..etc..

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Recently we have visited kalpa and stayed in the monk tent. It was a fabulous experience. Thanks to Mr. Rawat and his team to feel us in a home away from home. In future we will again visit this place where we can meet with God .

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Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Exilant place to stay Don't look at any other options Good food and super service Staff is simply superb Friendlly and supportive We been there at for day and had best of the place and service Clean rooms and nice ambiance overall get experience.

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Salmiyah, Kuwait
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is one of the hotels where the reviews match the actual place 100%! 4 of us stayed here as part of our Lahaul Spiti Bike ride for one night and had a wonderful time here. The view from the common balcony, size of the rooms, the brilliant staff, the delicious food, the location and the overall look & feel...

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1Thank CheontheRoad
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We are a motorcycle group based in Bombay and in Aug we were on a trip to Spiti and thats when we came across this beautiful place. Mr. Rawat and his team were so helpful. The place is amidst an apple orchid and trust me had to stop myself from plucking the apples.. they looked so yummy. :p Coming back...

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Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were having a hard time with our driver, the hotel staff gave us a warm & nice welcome. They were so good that we lost our worries to them and an awesome evening chatting with them. I can never forget Rautji, Sureshji & mukeshji for their kindness and warmth they offered us on our stay. I can nevr thank...

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“Every room is with the view so any room is ok.”
Abhibak4, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Tents or Mud Cottages, choose as per wish”
DEVIJAY22, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose any room you will spend almost of the time in there courtyard.”
akshayasp, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I suggest to book the camps, not the hotel. camps are beautiful, well maintained and beautifully located”
, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are better. You will have running water, hot water and well protected from the elements.”
Timmy11-11, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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