Hotel Shanti Palace (Mahipalpur)
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Shanti Palace (Mahipalpur) New Delhi
Great hotel, great service, much better than our last one.
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... of all faiths are invited here to come meditate. There were very few foreign tourists here, and we found out from the few people we spoke to that most of them were from different parts of India and had traveled here, they were not just locals from Delhi.
At the Lotus Temple, we had to take our shoes off and walk on the very hot ground, but it was worth it. There was a very large line to get inside, and being inside requires complete silence. We stuck to the ...
... haze lifted as we walked towards it and the sun shone and it suddenly became this amazing compelling structure. Later we visited the Red Fort, which also was a terrific site consisting of several palaces within the walls and the most incredible views to the Taj Mahal. Looking forward to dinner at the spice restaurant at the Imperial and tomorrow we fly to Udapur to stay at The Lake Palace which will be a big highlight for me, has been a place I have always wanted to ...
... l'm happy to be a back seat big lad but with lndian roads, speed bumps every 300m and Karun Chandhok behind the wheel I spent more time with my head against the roof than on the pillow. This also meant that we arrived 3 hours early in Jodhpur, missing our pick up from the guest house. Mildly concussed and not amused the girls and I pilled into an Auto and headed into the city, preparing ourselves to try and give him the slip before out guesthouse to avoid the huge commission he'd be ...
... I do have my driver's licence..." (providing an alternative), "...can you please just check me in with that, I've got nowhere to stay?" (letting the clerk be the good guy). No dice, I was told to go report the loss to the Police, bring back the signed report and only then could I be let in!!
Well, I wasn't about to file a false police report, but I went to pay them a visit anyway. Surely the Boys in Beige could pull some strings and let me check in somewhere ...
What a surreal thing, to go from the madness of the Aurangabad streets to the EMPTY, literally EMPTY airport. Our rickshaw driver seemed apprehensive of even dropping us off, because there was NO ONE around. No cars in the parking lot. No people walking around outside. No lights on inside. No one except 2 guards out front, who still needed the print-off of the confirmation page of our flight ...