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“Devra - Beautiful location, most gracious hosts and great food”
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Devra Udaipur
Ranked #27 of 163 Hotels in Udaipur
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Reviewed 17 February 2011

We stayed at Devra for 3 rooms. The location is beautiful and very relaxing. We had great services and big clean rooms. We enjoyed and learned indian spices and food philosophy during a cooking class conducted by the owner who happens to be a vvery good cook. Dinner at night is delicious. I would highly rate this hotel.

  • Stayed: February 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 26 January 2011

We were so happy to have choosen this resort.
Beautifull rooms, some with a nice vieuw, excellent personalised service.
The continental breakfast outside and due to the cold weather supper inside.
Space to read and dream.
Maj.Dax and his wife Jyoti take time to help you.
We will go back as soon as possible.

  • Stayed: January 2011
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Reviewed 25 January 2011

We loved this homestay in the green hills outside Udaipur. Devra is simple, charming, comfortable, quiet and unpretentious. Major Durga Das is the perfect host and nothing is too much trouble. We ate at Devra on both nights of our stay and Jyoti's organic food is delicious. Don't forget to say hello to Oscar the dachshund!

  • Stayed: November 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 1 January 2011

Devra Udaipur is situated in a lovely spot outside Udaipur. Quiet, relaxing beautiful understated decor and good home cooked food, however, a couple of things weren't great. We stayed here for two nights at the end of December. It was cold and inside the bedrooms we felt as though we were in Siberia. There rooms weren't heated and there were no heaters available. Extra blankets were, but not sufficient to thaw and feel comfortable, therefore, affecting the quality of our sleep. The geysers are very small and the first morning my husband had a hot shower, but mine was luke-warm. My sisters, sharing another room has no hot water on the first day. We had read about Jyoti's marvellous cookery course, so signed up for it the following evening. Jyoti did mention the price upfront - INR 5,000 per couple - as she didn't like to surprise her guests, but that it would be an eight course affair and take four hours. We agreed. This, in our opinion, was a complete rip-off. We began at about 18h30 with an introductory talk about Indian food with examples of various ingredients. This was followed by a demonstration in the kitchen, where we watched three of the courses being made. Jyoti seemed constantly distracted and didn't seem to put much into our demonstation. We were seated by 19h30 and had finished our meal by 20h30. This didn't meet our expectations and led to great disappointment based on what were paying. The food was really good, but the price was outrageous and had a negative influence on our whole experience of Devra Udaiper.

  • Stayed: December 2010, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 December 2010

Not only is Devra in a beautiful setting a few miles outside Udaipur, giving you a peaceful rural haven outside of India's hectic cities, it has spotless, spacious and tastefully furnished rooms and excellent bathrooms, while the food is top class and lots of outside space to enjoy the spectacular views across the fields to the mountains and to the city. Breakfast on the terrace was a delight. The staff are courteous and helpful and always on hand if required . The owners Maj and Jyoti Durgas Das are not only absolutely charming hosts but truly went above and beyond the expected looking after my travelling companion who sadly was unwell when we arrived. They immediately arranged for her to see not only a medical doctor but also a renowned faith healer, transporting us in their private car with personal driver. They could not have been more helpful and caring and have our enduring gratitude. Devra is truly a place of the gods and i thoroughly recommend if you are visitng Udaipur and are looking for a little beauty, peace and tranquility with wonderful service that is not too far from the city for sightseeing. Thank you again Maj and Jyoti for your kindness to us both which I will always remember.

  • Stayed: November 2010, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 25 November 2010

Cozy, out of town B&B. Not luxurious, but pleasant and country comfortable in quiet rural surroundings. Large rooms with comfortable beds and good, hot showers. Owners are charming, easily available, and anxious to please their guests. The food is fine and well served. Internet accessibily is limited and slow. Owners have plans for a swimming pool.

  • Stayed: November 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 24 November 2010

beautiful serene accommodation. The furnishings and beds are excellent, Good abundant hot water for bathing. The common areas are inviting, the food and service were wonderful, the other guests were friendly and v. interesting people. It is very close to downtown Udaipur but gives one a real sense of rural Rajasthan. As you gaze from the terrace, you see farms, birds flying and singing, etc.

Warm and lovely hosts who went out of their way to help us get our laundry done quickly, good wireless internet-truly one of our favorite places to stay in India.

Jan Albert & Dick Demenus

  • Stayed: November 2010, travelled as a couple
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Address: Sisarma - Bujra Road | Kalarohi, Udaipur 313001, India
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Region: India > Rajasthan > Udaipur District > Udaipur
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#10 Family Hotel in Udaipur
#11 Romantic Hotel in Udaipur
Price Range: £48 - £85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Devra Udaipur 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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