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The Elgin, Darjeeling

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was one of the best short trips I've had and the credit goes to Darjeeling and the Elgin which hosted us during our stay. However, I believe a hotel is as good as the people who run it and the owners who imbibe the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Holidays n the destination chosen was too good n the top up was the images on internet of Elgin Darjeeling . As a luxury vacation for my family we booked the suite room based on the images portrayed. But to our disappointment, they were large...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely to look at - driving up to the Elgin transports you to another time - with its flower beds, quaint gate, driveway and even the short walk to the Reception in the rain... Indeed the Property is charming and seemingly very well maintained -...More

Thank Harsingar
Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir! Thank you so much for your feedback and appreciation! As The Elgin is a very old and busy priperty and the management does its best to upkeep the property we apologise that in your case with regards to the bathroom and plumbing issues...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Property. Well Maintained. Nicely Located. Staff is very nice and co-operative and also very good food. Excellent place to relax. Really worth staying. Overall Hospitality is very good. Will like to stay again if ever visited that side in future.More

Thank dkgupta999
Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir! Thank you so much for your feedback and appreciation! We look forward to serving you again ! We are also happy to know that you enjoyed the cozy atmosphere of the various lounges and dining areas of the hotel and the service rendered...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Darjeeling on 28th may and stayed for 3 nights at Elgin. I must tell that the hospitality given by them was really good and specific requests for food for my 4 year old daughter was well served. I would specifically appreciate and thank...More

Thank nirmal s
Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir / Madame ! We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your Himalayan holiday with your family with us and have returned back with fond memories ! Thank you so much for your feedback and appreciation! We look forward to serving you...More

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Free Parking
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Airport Transportation
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US$175 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Spa Hotel in Darjeeling
#3 Family Hotel in Darjeeling
#4 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$175 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Spa Hotel in Darjeeling
#3 Family Hotel in Darjeeling
#4 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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swapna40
8 March 2018|
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Response from ACL3112 | Reviewed this property |
No idea - hotel prices go up and down based on demand, the time of year, etc. What I do is the following: I check on a couple of websites (not the hotel) first to see what's on offer, after that I check with the hotel and... More
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Aniruddha D
3 October 2017|
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Response from pattynrich | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know it should be fine. The strike was over last week. It reopened last Friday. It's a beautiful place to stay. You will be welcomed for sure.
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Rubai B
28 March 2017|
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Response from ElginGuestRelations | Property representative |
Dear Madame ! All the Elgin properties in Darjeeling & Sikkim are pet friendly and you can bring and keep your pet with you inside the hotel as long as you can take care of your pet and your pets food .
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"Request Front Garden view"
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"Rooms are well designed. Quite place. You can enjoy the nature."
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"There isn't much of a view from any room, the decision would be stairs vs fireplace."
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"Ask for valley facing rooms. They have only 9, so insist when you book."
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