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The Elgin, Darjeeling

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Reviewed 20 August 2010

Elgin is situated right in the middle of the central square of Darjeeling yet away from the maddenning crowd. The interior is mostly done up in Woodwork,. The rooms are comfortable & cosy. The hotel also has a good resturant which serves all kinds of...More

1  Thank Secondcomming
Reviewed 26 July 2010

The Elgin hotel is one of the finest places to stay in Darjeeling. The staff are very warm and courteous. The location of the hotel is terrific, as you get a great view of the hills. The food served is simply awesome, with a great...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2010

This has been my best stay to date and the hospitality recieved can not even be comared with Taj and Mauryas. Extremely good food - cooked to your style and taste. Very nicely located with clean rooms. It was a off season whenwe went, but...More

1  Thank Ankurcfa
Reviewed 19 July 2010

We had booked this hotel with other hotels of Elgin at Gangtok, Pelling and kalimpong during may 1, 2010 to may 9, 2010 and paid advance of Rs. 130,00/- (US$ 2800) for complete stay, conveyance, permit for nathula pass and all meals. We started our...More

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Response from DirectorElgin, Owner at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 30 July 2010

Dear Guest! We value your feedback and thank you for your feedback. I have personally checked on details of your stay from our hotel reception staff and my marketing manager Mr Krishnan in Delhi. My personal investigation has revealed the following : 1) Your child...More

Reviewed 11 July 2010

the hotel has good views of the valley but we got a room on ground floor and the window looks into a garden where the hotel staff is seen walking. We asked for a first floor room but wasn't available. The room looks very royal...More

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US$175 - US$263 (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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US$175 - US$263 (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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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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