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Celesta - YMCA Kolkata

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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168 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

I accidentally landed here as i could not find a room elsewhere on a friends suggestion. The place is currently under renovation and they have dine a fair job. This place is a good option for the corporates not for families. Palatial rooms dating back to 150 years and located centrally very close to Indian Museum bang on Espalande. Basic... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2015

We had a twin room with private facilities and were very pleased with out room but beware the beds are very hard. The staff are lovely especially the doormen and the food is good. It is very well located being very close to Connaught Place. Do consider taking the excellent metro (clean, cheap, fast and nearly empty) into the city.... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

Please avoid this place. The rooms are badly maintained and not cleaned. The toilet was not cleaned before the room was allocated. The hotel does not have a lift and you have to carry your luggage all the way up all by yourself.

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Sydney, Australia
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57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015

The old saying - you get what you pay for - is truly evident here. YMCA is always a safe and inexpensive way to find accommodation. However I must admit, that sometimes it is worth the extra few dollars to find a more comfortable bed. I find the YMCA beds are very clean, but on the down side they are... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

The YMCA , kolkata on JN Road (1) exellent location, (2) fairly clean and (3) staff helpful (4) Value for money for short stays and for persons having engament in the city centre this is the ideal place thanks PC Royghatak

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delhi
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2013

i had to stay in this place as we had a conference close to it and we all were suppose to stay in this place only. it is decently priced but is dirty too. the staff is average. the rooms just manageable.the location is good of ymca. the shopping area is close by and easl=ily accessable.so we were able to... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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113 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2013

I was not very impressed with thios YMCA. I spend two nights in this hotel and to be honest I would prefer to stay somewhere else. The room was not very clean. But the staff was friendly and helpfull...

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Udaipur, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013 via mobile

Stayed at many other YMCA and always found it VFM hence decide to stay at YMCA during my kollata visit from 25-26 march. location wise it was a great. You can easily get a yellow taxi to go around . You can walk around new market areas. We took prepaid taxi from airport to and it was difficult for our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2013

A fairly standard YMCA but a decent meeting place and good value budget option. If you know what to expect from a YMCA then you should not be disappointed by this offering. Beds were perfectly acceptable and I actually had a pretty good night's sleep. I found the staff helpful and friendly, too. Cheap but pretty cheerful.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2011

We stayed at the Chowringhee YMCA January 4-13, 2011 with a large group for a medical mission trip. Our pastor had managed to find this place for the group. This is the oldest YMCA in all of Asia, built in 1857, but it really doesn't look a day older than 1858!! The building is definitely old. There is no elevator,... More 

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Additional Information about Celesta - YMCA Kolkata

Address: 25 Jawaharlal Nehru Road | Chowringhee, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700087, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Kolkata (Calcutta)
Price Range: €11 - €19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
Calcutta Ymca Hotel Kolkata (Calcutta)
Celesta - YMCA Kolkata Kolkata (Calcutta), India - West Bengal
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