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1 Upper Cart Road, Kalimpong 734301 India
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#6 of 95 B&Bs / Inns in Kalimpong
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Strategically located at the Upper Cart Road village, you will be 10 minutes drive from the town while enjoying the clean, peaceful, comfortable, and spacious environment. With a view of Kanchenjunga, the main town, and nearby hill-stations, we strive to be your perfect holiday getaway.
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English, Hindi, Nepali

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Grade: 42 out of 100
12Restaurantswithin 1 km
1Attractionwithin 1 km
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Dr. Ravikiran S wrote a review Apr 2019
Mangalore, India26 contributions9 helpful votes
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"Beautiful view, tasty food and nice garden with cool weather" sums up Shire Kalimpong Home stay. The room balconies have a beautiful view of snow clad mountains. They are to be experienced rather than captured on cameras. The hosts maintain a beautiful garden full of various flowering plants including orchids that refresh the mind and soul. Food has limited options as expected for a home stay. However it is tasty and fresh. The ambience is good, rooms have amenities like geyser and clean linen. Sleep quality was good. Our taxi from Bagdogra airport was arranged by the host on request. Thanks for making our experience memorable.
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Date of stay: April 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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corinnaw168 wrote a review Nov 2018
London, United Kingdom23 contributions7 helpful votes
A delightful property, very comfortable, good, clean up to date facilities. A choice of excellent meals and breakfasts are available. Nothing is too much trouble for any of the staff. Always enjoy staying here. With views from the sunny balcony on a clear day, you can see Katchinchenga in the Himalayas. The gardens are just lovely with lots of pot plants, trees and flowers. The reception area is large and comfortable with pleasant and efficient staff available all the time. A good walk takes you straight into Kalimpong itself.
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Date of stay: October 2018
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anirbanmdr wrote a review Nov 2018
Bardhaman District, India59 contributions9 helpful votes
We stayed in a triple room . It was had clean room and toilets. The homestay has responsive reception. The food is homely though slightly costly. View from the terrace was lovely. It is in walking distance from cactus nursery. There was place for parking. They also provided GST bill.
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Date of stay: June 2018Trip type: Travelled with family
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Debarghya M wrote a review Jun 2018
30 contributions42 helpful votes
Nice and well maintained homestay at a quiet place with great staffs. owners and manager Mr Abhishek. Its 1.5 km away from the town center, with good roof and balcony views. Food quantity is more than you expect :)
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Date of stay: May 2018
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Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Room Tip: If you want to stay at a quiet place and relax visit this place.
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biswajit chatterjee wrote a review Apr 2018
Kolkata (Calcutta), India159 contributions18 helpful votes
Place is about 15 mins from city center.famous cactus garden is few mins walk from this place..we stayed 2 nights in this place. 1st thing you would notice is the neatly laid out garden and plants inside the hotel area and spick and span cleanlyness of the place.Owner stays along with this property.there are rooms in basement with no view of mountain.View from open dining area is fantastic with Kanchenjunga range visible on clear days. they have an inhouse cook with limited but very good choices in Indian and chinese and local Nepalese food.We had dinner on both days and really loved less spicy /oily homely made butter chicken ,fried beans.Chinese items like Veg stirred chowmein also really well made.Breakfast choice is limited but there veg/chicken/egg sandwich is a must have here..They provide CP with choice of sandwich/puri,tea in breakfast Toilet was of moderate size but with modern amenities and again cleanliness attracts you immediately.Room size was of quite decent size for Deluxe room. Overall place is a nice well planned place with even a good collection of books in reading area,wifi is bit erratic ,may be due to the overall remoteness of the place..Open dining area is a must to have your meals in lush green surroundings. Price of food is on th higher side but as mentioned quality was very good. faced some issue with cable connection in our room but it was taken care after some requests by Mr.Abhishek ,the manager of the homestay.
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Date of stay: March 2018
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Trip type: Travelled with family
Room Tip: room 301,302 which have a private open terrace next to them
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PRICE RANGE
US$23 - US$31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
OYO 24807 The Shire
LOCATION
IndiaWest BengalKalimpong DistrictKalimpong
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Shire
Which popular attractions are close to The Shire?
Nearby attractions include Pine View Nursery (0.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at The Shire?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at The Shire?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at The Shire?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to The Shire?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Sood's Garden Retreat and Restaurant, Cafe Refuel, and Za Khang Authentic Bhutanese Restaurant.
Does The Shire have an airport shuttle?
Yes, The Shire offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at The Shire?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Hindi, and Nepali.
Are there any historical sites close to The Shire?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Tinchuley Village (8.0 km).