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 :

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  • 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 :

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    • 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.

Testimonials

  • 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!!

    Duncan

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

    Erika

  • 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. 

    Prinya

  • 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

    Duncan

  • 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.

    Micka

  • Where to stay in Bodhgaya, the land where Budhha attained enlightenment , “In this magically quiet, soaking pure spirituality town of Bodhgaya, accommodation options are plenty especially since Bodhgaya receives foreigners from all over the world, seeking calm! Designed in a minimalistic, French style by Betty de Fommervault the foundation ‘a author , completed with vibrant Indian fabric, this place is beyond inviting!! The Brothers Akash Anirudha Pappu and Himalaya welcome you and are at your service to ensure your stay is trouble-free, acting as your guide and dealing with any special requirements you may have. Beyond attentive they will make you feel right at home. Akash Anirudha and Pappu can invite you for a sightseeing by typically Indian moto Royal Enfield ! Due to their philosophy : an eco friendly involvement the guesthouse doesn’t have air conditioners but each of the 8 bedrooms are equipped of fan. The beautiful terrace is a great place for your morning Yoga or Pranayama , with pure breeze and views of the surrounding Mustard fields.. The terrace turns into a gathering place for local village children who are offered free one hour lessons on different subjects to help build their general knowledge , confidence and communication skills. Part earnings from running of this beautiful guest house goes to this noble cause of offers education to these disadvantaged local children This place has a magical calm, almost addictive that its not for everyone. If your sole goal is inner exploration and tuning into the pace of Bodh Gaya then Shantidevi Ashram Guesthouse, will set the stage.”

    Kora Journeys

  • Bodh Gaya’s answer to a boutique hotel. Exquisite interior decoration pairs minimalist style with authentic Indian antiques. Very clean. Located in walking distance from all the key sites in Bodh Gaya but also in a peaceful oasis. Akash is a kind and considerate host.” Mattew.

    Mattew

  • This place is exactly what I was looking for. Súper 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 masseuse 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!!

    Michael

  • Best stay in India
    Shantidevi Guest House without doubt will stay in our memories for a long time. Thank you for your kindness and hospitality. The Guest House is truly inspirational, not only because of the exquisite decoration and ambient but because of the people that we met there. Once again thank you. Hope to see you guys soon.

    Santiago Bestard