Practical Informations :

  • Check in time can be arranged according to your preference
  • Check out time : before 13.00 pm 
  • Outside parking area in front of the guesthouse 

How to reach us and get around Shantidevi Ashram :

  • Around Bodhgaya, there is a lot of tchuk tchuk and bicycle rickshaw. You can get around with them easily during the daytime but keep in mind they get rare from 20.00 pm
  • Bus for Gaya, Calcutta. Need to check for timetable
  • Possibility to rent bike at the ashram

Good to know :

    • Be aware that in India, there is a lots of mosquitos. Keep in mind to bring protection against them with you
    • The Ashram has internet and the WIFI is accessible for our guests
    • Shantidevi Ashram is located in a very quiet place, away from the buzzling city center.


  • This place is exactly what I was looking for. Super clean and quiet, I was able to read and pray in the beautiful garden and nice rooms. Akash was so helpful and accommodating to my wired schedule. He arranged a massage to come by, offered tips on the city and even drove me to his favorite restaurant. Breakfast and tea at the house were delicious. I will definitely stay here when I come back and I recommend this place to anyone. Thanks Akash!!


  • Beautiful layout and marvelous host who makes you feel welcomed ! ️Would definitely recommend! 5 star breakfast and general life advise!


  • I’ve been to Bodh Gaya several times, Honestly, this is one of the best accommodations you will ever find. The host’s promptly communication ensures there won’t be any mistakes regarding your reservation. Upon enter the gate, you will be in a nicely built minimal concrete home. It is maintained extraordinary clean both outside and inside. You will feel safe staying here. There are antique furnitures at the living room, in front, and inside your room. Your spacious private bathroom is installed with modern sanitary equipments. Plus, there is hot shower provided too. Within the guesthouse premise, you have plenty of nice corners to work or meditate, including covered rooftop. Every 9 a.m., your host will prepare “super nice and delicious healthy breakfast”: local fruit salad, fried eggs with herbs, toast with butter and kinds of jam or honey, black coffee included. 


  • A perfect place to stay if you want a peaceful accommodations while in Bodh Gaya. Tasteful decor and atmosphere. Host is willing to help in anyway possible, not something to be overlooked. Location near Root Institute ensures all taxis/autos will know how to take you back after a long day. Many thanks Akash


  • I’ve never stayed elsewhere in Bodhgaya and I have the feeling that I won’t want to if I come visit again. But, this was such a nice peaceful retreat. Everything was very clean and 
     and the hospitality was off the charts.