Hotel Sandesh The Prince
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Swimming pool
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Strategically located with the zoo and the palace at stones throw away. Value for money stay with great all inclusive breakfast. Order in/ Dine in at restaurants is slightly expensive.
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Mysore, a closest and hence a favorite getaway from Bangalore (about 3.5 hours drive). Have visited Mysore a number of times. The first time was with my parents during my school days about 20 years ago! Have very vague but fond memories of that visit. Then visited again with my mother in law and husband in 2011 and again with my parents in 2013. …
English wasn't his forte, and so for various points around the city, we pulled over to chat to one of his friends, who had a slightly better grasp of the language.
For our sojourn, we visited the Post Office, Bus Station, and couple of shops. The highlight though was the Government Silk Factory.
A little out of town, and in operation for 102 years, it still produces saaris (female Indian dress) in the ...
... continuing. Hightlights included the green columned marriage hall, teak doors, paintings done with a 3D effect [eyes following you], the ornate teak ceiling in the dressing room of the maharajah, the golden howdah [put atop an elephant], statues of fearsome tigers, the public durbar hall, cascading arches, osewood/ivory doors, the private durbar hall in green and yellow colours and the five doors rescued from the 1897 fire which gutted the original wooden ...
... like tired kids. At the restaurant we both had the staple meal of masala dosai, which was delicious as usual, but I'm honestly craving something else at the moment. We then walked back to the palace to watch the lights come on.
Lauren missed the reveal as she had to go to the toilet. Which turned out to be so nightmarish as she entered to find a local girl ******* in the middle of the room to avoid going near the actual stalls.
I, on the other hand, was there ...
... for coffee and some toast and fruit. We retreated back to our room to await our breakfast tray, and started to realise that the constant ringing outside our door was other guests calling to put in their orders!!!
A tray of coffee, a jam sandwich and some other Indian delicacies turned up - not bad considering it was knocked up on a bunsen burner!
We ventured out for a walk to find the local mall, but ended up finding a rather larger supermarket - fully ...