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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a place that has a great location. Right on the banks of the river. Have an array of activities, but, on Sunday you have to deal with crowds. Rooms are comfortable. Staff does put in a good effort to help. Good place to go as a group- family or friends. Food is acceptable, but, you do not visit...

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Mumbai
Reviewed 1 week ago

The resort is next to Kali river and you can see the river and hear the sound of water when in restaurant.They have river rafting, canoeing, bird watching, jungle safari as activities. River rafting is a good experience. However jungle safari was waste, no animal in jungle. Even during bird watching we spotted few birds with resort person (not a...

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Thank yugamum
Bangalore
Reviewed 1 week ago

Relaxing location at the River front and with some fun water sport activities. Though have to add it all depends when the Dams are opened so you might want to check in advance not to be disappointed like us. We stayed through from 30th Dec to 2nd Jan and the resort is located at a good destination. Have more negatives...

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1Thank SatishKV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would like to start of this review by first talking about a few positive aspects of my trip to Bison River Resort located in Ganeshgudi and then end it with a few items that should act as feedback for the resort so as to make the guest experience more memorable. • Location: The resort is located on the banks...

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Thank Mazhar S
Pune, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a quiet resort experience then Bison river resort is not the place. It is open to all during daytime for kayaking, river rafting etc. That is still OK but restaurant too is open for all...So in house guests (who have spent a good amount for resort package) have to suffer in terms of food quality,...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Time of Travel: Do travel during the rainy season, so that you can enjoy the greenery and the river. Location: Conveniently located next to Kali river. Its among the woods, hills and river , so you feel as if you are with the nature. Its a nice getaway place to be if you are looking to unwind. Its only accessible...

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1Thank Gourav P
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I was been there on 22nd Oct 2016 with family and friends. Pros 1. Location 2. Calm place 3. Helper boys are humble and helpful. Cons 1. Bad Manager (Not at all helpful, arrogant) 2. No a-la-carte available and buffet will cost you 400(Nonveg)/300(veg). 3. Food is horrible and overpriced. 4. Rafting and other activities are overpriced. 5. No complimentary...

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1Thank raj g
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

It is Kali river side resort awesome built and with a calm n quite environment ,want to head out this boy Life? Then this is the place u should be with river rafting and much more activities in the river be there and enjoy the stay.

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1Thank Mohd A
Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Been to the place few days back with my friends and their families and at first sight the place was awesome.Nicely decorated,soft spoken people but it turned to a place where you will be scammed. Firstly the food was below average...One person informed us that only buffet would be available but another person informed that a-la-carte is there and no...

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Overpriced and shabby rooms. What a nightmare this place is..Please don't book. Pathetic hospitality and worst food i ever had. Only pro is location..I wont recommend this place to anyone for staying purpose. One can just go and enjoy activities there.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bison River Resort - Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is nestled in the Wild green forests amidst breathtaking Valleys in the South Indian State of Karnataka. The Resort is perched on the banks of the Kali River with the cottages and room overlooking the river ethnically decorated with private sit out ensuite. White River Rafting, Jungle safaris, coracle ride, bird watching, Rappelling, Rock climbing, barbeque dinner are the highlights of the stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bison River Resort

Address: Village - Ilva | Post District - Uttar Kannada, Ganeshgudi 581365, India
Region: India > Karnataka > Ganeshgudi
Price Range: RM311 - RM445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Bison River Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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“Rooms on the top floor of the cottages have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles , 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“please don't go”
 of 5 bubbles 304rajg, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room 1, 10 are really liveable .”
 of 5 bubbles pranav_pm, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“carry swimming gears... carry own beer as nearby there is nothing.”
 of 5 bubbles amitr347, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms/ cottages with a balcony facing the river are good.”
 of 5 bubbles amruta_vitekar2030, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
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