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Maheshganj Estate Balakhana

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We spent a couple of days in Balakhana Estate ,Maheshganj, this week , a heritage Neelkuthi, in a verdant setting. 127.5 kms from 2nd Hooghly Bridge it takes 3.5 hours to reach. Mr. Palchoudhury, the owner, has put up detailed descriptions of the routes in...More

Thank Anasua B
Response from Balakhana, Owner at Maheshganj Estate BalakhanaResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your comments, much appreciated. In as far as the hot water system being erratic, certain unique & uncommon household gadgets take a wee bit to get used to... Hence, by the time you are here again, I trust you would have mastered...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owners were present, very helpful, took us around for a morning walk - bird watching. Gave us lot of information about the history of that area, n0t only the British era but also about the 1960's Naxal time.

Thank kishorepasari
Response from Balakhana, Owner at Maheshganj Estate BalakhanaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was one of the best trips in recent times... The hospitality of the hosts was astounding... Food was out of the world... The entire property is very clean... Perfect place for relaxing... Would want to visit again...

Thank Avikolomi
Response from Balakhana, Owner at Maheshganj Estate BalakhanaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, you are very kind...

Reviewed 7 December 2017

We had a wonderful stay for 3 nights at Balakhana in 1st week of December. We are touched by the impeccable hospitality of Mr. & Mrs. Palchaudhury. These four days away from pollution & hustle and bustle of Kolkata in the serene atmosphere will remain...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We spent 2 days here in October and it was 2 of the best days of our trip! We waited out the rain with cups of cha, multiple rounds of carom and much needs afternoon naps! The following day, our most gracious host arranged for...More

Thank Unavitainvaligia
Response from Balakhana, Owner at Maheshganj Estate BalakhanaResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you, you are very kind...

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samratmajumdar
31 January 2015|
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Response from Prabal1 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that you speak to Mr Pal Chowdhury directly regarding the charges. His number is 9831328486. Have a great trip
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"All rooms are equally good."
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"Out of 5 rooms only 3 have AC facilities so if you are going before Oct, book in advance"
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"All rooms are good. Have a look at the bed and choose which period bed you want to sleep in!"
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"Al the rooms I would say are good."
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