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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Average hotel, Great breakfast, very courtesious, near to all attraction and eating joints in darjeeling. the staff is very helpful and always smiling. Next door you have quite a good number of eating options. The hotel does not have its own restaurant but serves breakfast.. home cooked and delicious elaborate. The taxis does not go upto the hotel.. so if... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Traveled in Jan 2016, Room was very cozy, Although rooms do not have any view but from terrace a spectacular scenery can be viewed. Staffs are very hospitable. Since it was below zero degree, we were provided with hot water-bags to warm ourselves. The best part was the Breakfast. It is sumptuous and very tasty. Already recommended many and shall... More 

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Thank Anindita H
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent service. Mr.Navin is always there to help you out.They provide lodging with breakfast.Breakfast is one of the best in Darjeeling. Entire valley is visible from the balcony.People here are so courteous that it feels like home 🏠.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Nice hotel at the top of town. Comfy beds with good bathrooms. Dont stay on ground floor unless you know it's one of the rooms with a proper window. Ours looked onto a corridor and the bathroom has a grill that opens onto ground level on the very noisy street. Quite loud! Great breakfast and helpful staff. Good value

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

We enjoyed our stay at the Magnolia. Its location is a definite advantage, as Dr Zakir Hussain Road is a pedestrian road, so we were not disturbed by the incessant hooting of vehicles. The manager sets the tone by his welcoming and friendly manner, the bedroom was comfortable, the bathroom clean and the roof-top restaurant has a great view of... More 

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Angul, India
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5 reviews
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Hotel rooms are cozy but all rooms are cleaned and decorative.It is near Chowrasta, you can pass evening time sitting on benches and relax for a while. Market and mall road just nearer to the hotel. Vehicle is not allowed up to hotel. So, you have to book coolie to carry your luggage to hotel.

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Israel
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

By far, your best option in Darjeeling. After 4 years Magnolia Residency shines even more brightly! There are no words to describe this wonderful place which not only continues to be a safe haven but also serves the best breakfast we have had in India! It is not trivial to maintain an excellent service but the owner of Magnolia does... More 

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Pune, India
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

I've just checked out of this hotel today. Once you visit Gangtok - you will most probably not like Darjeeling much, especially if its a part of the same trip. However, Hotel Magnolia is one of the nicer things to happen to us in an otherwise so-so Darjeeling visit. The place is budget - so you should not expect to... More 

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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

After a harried trip to get to Darjeeling it was such a joy to arrive to Magnolia. The manager is so friendly and accommodating and has excellent fluent English. Our deluxe room was neat and clean. The bed was one of the cosiest we've come across on our travels. The breakfast is the big story though. It's not the token... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Nice one!!!!! Nice cozy rooms and we're well attended..... Very near to the Mall.... We enjoyed every bit of it also the roof top is awesome.... Enjoyed a free wifi..... only thing they have stopped the hot water in the night but still ok

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Magnolia Residency is a beautiful little property located at the Mall, Chowrasta. The wall of the rooms are covered in traditional Tibetan Murals reflecting the cultural heritage of the region. The rooms are warm and inviting, with wall to wall carpeting, Wi-Fi Internet Access, LCD TVs, Doctor On Call, Anytime Cab, Laundry Service, uninterrupted power supply, travel desk services {e-air tickets | train tickets |airport transfers} daily English newspaper, beauty saloon (nearby) and international courier through DHL / FEDEX / BLUEDART & others. Multi cuisine restaurant serving Indian, Chinese, Nepali, Tibetan and continental cuisine open for Lunch and Dinner. Our team: the dynamic young duo of Mr. Chewang Sherpa and Mrs. Sonia Devi own and run the property, both being ardent travellers. They overlook the day to day running of the hotel. "We don't promise u much...but a Solacing stay in the Queen of hills" - Mrs. Sonia Devi ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnolia Residency

Address: Dr Zakir Hussain Road | Below S.P Bunglow, Chowrasta, Mall, Darjeeling 734101, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Darjeeling
Price Range: €21 - €1,595 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Room No 305 is the best room of this hotel with amazing views of Mountain Kanchendzonga and the valley.”
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“Don't pick ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles SophyS_12, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 305 has a great view, we were in 303 which looks out onto a corridor, OK but no view.”
 of 5 bubbles Tiziri, 19 May 2016 | Read review
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