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“Pool faced, clean and big room” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Dolmaar Resort
Ranked #31 of 46 Hotels in Nainital
Bhilai, India
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“Pool faced, clean and big room”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2011

hotel is very good. service is very good. Having a 24 Hr Room service. Receptionist behave very gently. Breakfast is healthy and Tasty. Having Multi-line phones. Internet is of high speed. They can arrange good guide. Laundry facility is also good. Having their own travel counter. Had a secure parking. they are also having a Gaming zone and conference room. Ideal for Family. Pool is also clean.

Room Tip: Pool facing rooms are bigger and better. Dont go for swiss cottage, if need small rooms moved to st...
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  • Stayed October 2011, travelled solo
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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7 Thank GauravDiwan
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  • Location
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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English first
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2011

Hotel rooms are quite big. Service is fast but kitchen of the hotel is too unhygenic. Also when u stay here, u dont have option to order from somewhere else as its not near the market. overall ambinence of the hotel is ok but not worth for 3000 rs per night. 1500 COULD BE A BETTER RATE

Room Tip: Not very good but not bad too
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  • Stayed June 2011, travelled on business
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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2 Thank Vikabajaj
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Noida, India
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2011

I booked dolmaar for our vacation as I wanted to stay in peace and relax with family. Dolmaar is an ideal place to stay and visit Nainital. You can visit Nainital during the day, come back and relax here with natural surroundings. Service and food are also good to enjoy.
Coming to the areas of improvements:
1. Stairs have no railings so you need to be very careful while moving up and down.
2. The place is relatively hot so they need to arrange AC.
3. Rooms are good but as its surrounded by nature, one may find spiders, lizards etc in the rooms/bathrooms.
4. Billiards room is there but not well maintained.
5. Shower room of pool was not in good condition.
6. The place should have proper boundary walls for safety. While playing basketball our ball was about to go to the valley but luckily it got stuck on a tree.

Although these can be ignored if you just wanna relax in your room and enjoy nature but for those who want to avail all the activities published, above points may disappoints. I hope they will improve on those points and make it a good place to visit again.

One more thing, in the package they advertised about surprise gift but there wasn't any surprise or any gift ;)

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled with family
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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5 Thank manishew
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Hyderabad
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11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2011

Firstly, most reviewers complained that the hotel is too far away from Nainital. YES, it is. But Its clearly mentioned on their website and they do not hide the fact. The hotel is about 8kms from Kathgodam Railway station and 30kms from Nainital.

Being away from Nainital, its not as cool as on the hills and hence best avoided in summer, but the place offers you a quiet time where you can just rest and do nothing much. The hotel is built on the slopes of a hillock looking down into a small valley. There is a pool to relax, they have basketball and badminton facility, but nothing beats having a cup of coffee watching the clouds eclipse the hillocks across the valley. A stream flows through the valley which though not visible from the rooms, gives out a beautiful sound interspersed with chirping from birds.

Overall quality of rooms is basic but good with nothing much to complain. The biggest grouse is with the food. Probably since we traveled in the off-season, our choices were limited, but the meals were minimal and repetitive. Probably because we were restricted because of the package deal, but still we did not find the cuisine to be par excellence. Not bad but slightly boring. The biggest downside of the menu was the lack of local cuisine, which is a big minus.

The staff is helpful without being the most efficient and billing was pretty straightforward and hassle free.

I would recommend this place to a adventure traveler or to someone who's looking for leisure away from the din. A local taxi can be hired for a one day trip to Nainital and on another day you can drive up to Naukuchiyatal, Bhimtal and maybe Binsar.

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  • Stayed August 2011, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank Vrijilesh
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Prasanta45
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41 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2011

We decided to avoid the crowd in Nainital, by staying in a resort some distance away and make day trips to Naninital.We did a websearch and selected Dolmarr. The place good good and the room rate offered was high,This we assumed was a furter assurance of a good hotel.
We got a shock when we reached the resort.It was a dhaba with a few rooms attached, bang on the highway with traffic wizzing past at high speed. From the receptiion which was one step from the highway the access to the rooms was down a crazy staircase with no hand rails -- a high safety hazard.
The room was large but shabbily furnished and a fair population of cockroaches and large spiders. The water in the bathroom tap was so muddy that for the first time we used bottled water to brush our teeth
The dining room was also a shabby shack and less said about the food the better.
The swimming pool was also filled with muddy water.
We did find a few positives. The staff tried to provide good service and the scenic view from the bedroom

Room Tip: Do not think they have any good rooms
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  • Stayed June 2011, travelled with family
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 2 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Prasanta45
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Additional Information about Dolmaar Resort

Property: Dolmaar Resort
Address: Bhujiaghat | Kathgodam-Nainital Highway, Nainital 263001, India (Formerly UNA Comfort Dolmaar Resort)
Region: India > Uttarakhand > Nainital District > Nainital
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #31 of 46 Hotels in Nainital
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): €
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dolmaar Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Dolmaar Resort Nainital is where your romance with the mountains begins... Exhilarating fresh air, a splendid view and greenery all around you. Promising to make your stay with us an affair to remember. Dolmaar Resort Nainital is a tribute to the majesty and splendour of the Kumaon hills. Dolmaar Resort Nainital is located on Nainital- Kathgodam highway. The Hotel offers 16 luxury rooms. Dolmaar Resort Nainital is the only resort in Nainital with swimming pool among Nainital Hotels Resorts. We also offer Kumauni cuisine to our guests. All rooms have excellent view of the lush green hills. Pool facing rooms have view of swimming pool and valley both. Staying at Dolmaar Resort is ideal for people seeking a quiet and calm holiday with no hum drums of life. ... more   less 
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