Dandeli Hotels

The Old Magazine House, Dandeli

Ganeshgudi, Londa-Dandeli Road, Joida Taluk, Dandeli, Karnataka 581365

Ranked 6 amongst 48 hotels in Dandeli

6.0/7 48 Ratings
The Old Magazine House,Dandeli
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Destination
6.0 / 7
Location
6.2 / 7
Appearance
5.8 / 7
Front Office
5.6 / 7
Services
6.0 / 7
Food & Drink
6.1 / 7
Activities
5.4 / 7
Room
5.6 / 7

The Old Magazine House Reviews


Hubli
2 Reviews | 43 Readers

"Average location"

4.1/7
Posted 4 months ago

Location place is average but the place Dandeli is superb for friends trip, it is adventures. The food and service are good but the rooms are not so maintained correctly, the hotel is good for couples. The road to hotel is not so good, going with own vehicle is better

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Chennai
2 Reviews | 14 Readers

"Awesome experience with the camping"

5.5/7
Posted 4 months ago

The location is good with rich nature and the ambience. Service is equally good and will provide friendly suggestions on site seeing. They will take us to trek. The trek is okay but the beauty after the trek is awesome. I never imagined the food will be so Yummy. I love the stay with Magazine house.

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Hyderabad
1 Review | 205 Readers

"Awesome Experience"

6.4/7
Posted 9 months ago

Old Magazine House is an awesome place to visit. If you want to be with nature, have a restful time and get disconnected with all hustle-bustle, this is the place you should go. OMH is perfect in every way - They have the best service, helpful staff, natural ambiance, neatness and most of all Yummy food in the midst of forest. Now talking abo....

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Pune
1 Review | 247 Readers

"Heavenly places with great staff"

7.0/7
Posted 9 months ago

We were at Old Magazine House Forest Camp for 2 days. Main motto was birding and bird photography. It is truly a great place. Wonderful Hospitality. They have Cottage and Dormitory. All meals are included in your room rent. Rooms are simple but clean and tidy. The staff is very polite and helpful. This place is paradise for bird watching. We enj....

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Hyderabad
5 Reviews | 9999 Readers

"Awesome place to be one with Nature"

6.1/7
Posted 1 year ago

It is a quiet gateway - a perfect place for those who want to be one with nature. The resort is perfectly blended with the surroundings. There is minimal to no connectivity which is really the best thing one could ask for. No televisions to distract one from the peace that surrounds the place. The staff is courteous and always ready to help and....

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4 Reviews | 2536 Readers

"Overall a good resort with awesome activities"

5.0/7
Posted 2 years ago

The resort is one of a kind. But that comes with a price. They conduct a bunch of activities For example, the boat ride, trekking, and the bird watching. The lunch and dinner buffet are good. The rooms are typical forest type. I personally didn't like the layout of the rooms. And if you are 4 in a group. Then, you need to adjust a lot. As the rooms....

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Mumbai
1 Review | 1992 Readers

"Location was inconvenient but stay was good "

5.1/7
Posted 2 years ago

The location of the hotel was not convenient and it was far from the hotel. The service at the hotel was very good. The room I got was spacious and well-maintained also. There was forest view can see from the room. The food was also good and has nice quality vegetarian items. There were no delay happened in check-in and check-out process. They prov....

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Pune
4 Reviews | 4335 Readers

"Well-behaved staff; good food and amenities"

6.1/7
Posted 2 years ago

The behaviour of the staff was very good. I had no delay check-in and check-out. It was located near bus stand or near to road. Inside and outside of the hotel was good. The room was very neat and clean with view of forest and watching the birds from my room. All amenities like AC, TV and geyser were working properly. The quality of food was very g....

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Bangalore
23 Reviews | 62973 Readers

"Could have been a great place to unwind"

4.0/7
Posted 2 years ago

We were the only guests in the property. We booked 2 rooms and I assume that they would be the best rooms allowed to us (I haven't seen the other rooms). There is good amount of maintenance required to be done and since we were there at the beginning of the season, they told me that there was lack of interest in the management to maintain the prope....

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Bhubaneswar
3 Reviews | 2267 Readers

"good environment"

6.4/7
Posted 2 years ago

The environment is good. The hotel is located off the road. Appearance is good. Staff Service was good. The rooms were nice and well maintained. The quality of food was good. Activities were available like campfire. I visited this hotel with my family during the month of May, 2013.

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Hyderabad
5 Reviews | 5998 Readers

"Our team of 25 people from Hyderabad went to Old M..."

6.1/7
Posted 5 years ago

Our team of 25 people from Hyderabad went to Old Magazine which we booked through Jungle Lodges..the booking process was easy and the call center people were very helping and offered us corporate discount also. After booking I got in touch with the manager and he arranged for a pick-up from Hubli. The lodge is located inside the and away from the main road...between trees as if its in core jungle....In the evening we went trekking and got a hilltop view of the Dam and Dandeli area..guys you will love the trek through jungle ..... The next day we moved for rafting and the event organizing team (few foreigners as well) are very good and allowed us to enjoy us water and parallely took care of safety as well..they looked very professional...though the rapids are 3-4 less than the Coorg rafting point...you will love the rafting through the jungle..... The food and accommodation at the lodge is neat and clean....very peaceful location and you can spot many birds in the evening....give a good work out for your SLR camera ;) The place is worth spending 2nights 3days

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Bangalore
19 Reviews | 47707 Readers

"In pursuit of the birds"

6.1/7
Posted 3 years ago

I along with a group visited the OMH camp for bird watching and that was our sole purpose of exploring bird life in the W.Ghats. Some of us chose to stay in the dormitory and some in the cottages and overall the comfort level was good as it has always been. Power outage is an issue and you cant complain much about it being in a remote place. Staff are helpful and always on call and are very courteous. Visit this place if you want a break from the hectic life spending quality time doing nothing amidst the frenzy calling/singing of birds and chatting over the campfire and slurping the hot delicious food. Don't visit if you are looking for a high end luxury resort equipped with all modern facilities. Remember, this is an offbeat location and not a luxurious resort and you won't have many facilities that other resorts offer. Activities are limited and the schedules can go haywire if rains interrupt. If you are interested in bird watching or wildlife photography, this is the place to be. Sit, relax and enjoy the show unfurl.

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3 Reviews | 4533 Readers

"the Whole Experience was amazing, had a good trip,..."

6.6/7
Posted 6 years ago

the Whole Experience was amazing, had a good trip, when we reached the resort the staff welcomed us with the name, the food was great , the rooms were clean, service excellant, the resort location is beautiful,Feel so relax being there no disturbance no work tensions just chill out, one connects with the innerself being at this place ,had a 2day plan but wished to extend the plan. had fun with the coracle ride, trekking- the view is amazing from the hill only disappointment was i didnt get to do river rafting which was the objective to visit the place but still we cherish the moment spent in the resort

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Mumbai
1 Review | 1955 Readers

"Excellent staff and food"

6.0/7
Posted 5 years ago

this is a excellent place for bird wathing. staff is extremely helpful and go out of way to make your holiday enjoyable. no tvs and restrictions on music makes you part pf nature.food is very good you can give suggestion of your choice and they try to make it foryou

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Mumbai
2 Reviews | 3943 Readers

"Good experience"

6.9/7
Posted 4 years ago

One of the best experienced we have at this place. We(Group of 20) visited twice this place. If you are in group, go for Dormetry service at this place.

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