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Windamere Hotel

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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4.0 Star Hotel
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4 Mar.5 Mar.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this hotel to celebrate both Christmas and New Year with my family in 2017. The hotel were extremely hospitable, the entertainment was outstanding. The couple that twice performed for us where excellent and we will certainly look back on our time at the...More

Thank rebeccakinnaird19
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Though Darjeeling is a place I keep visiting again and again, this was my first stay in Windamere hotel. We stayed there from 29th December’17 to 1st Jan’18. We travelled with family and friends. We stayed in Observatory House. Our room numbers were OH -...More

Thank Sandeepa B
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Hotel Windamere is one of the oldest hotels in Darjeeling. We were a group of around 25 people staying in this hotel for 3 nights. The rooms were spacious but basic. The bathroom was well stocked with amenities. The most exciting feature about the rooms...More

1  Thank DurontoGhurni
Reviewed 4 January 2018

While 'highly rated', we felt it a bit sad and past its prime. The setting is mood inspiring with old prints, letters and post cards from by-gone eras. The tea itself is a pleasant selection of items. In this day and age it would be...More

Thank Bilaspur
Reviewed 13 December 2017

This hotel is a great find and one of the quirkiest, quaintest hotels we have stayed in. We loved everything about it from the lovely log fire lit in our room every day an hot water bottles in our bed, to the afternoon tea and...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 227 - USD 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Darjeeling
#4 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 227 - USD 271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Darjeeling
#4 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
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Terence B
29 July 2016|
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Response from Aparajita J | Reviewed this property |
Yes you have to be a guest there but usually they make an exception you can contact the hotel before and make a reservation. It's a beautiful set up
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AkangJamir
5 June 2016|
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Response from haggisbasher48 | Reviewed this property |
You need to ask the hotel - we were part of a tour group.
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Vikram S
20 May 2016|
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Response from Caz526 | Reviewed this property |
There is a square with a large tv screen & shops nearby but there is nothing that would interest children in the hotel. Our 12 year old took his mobile devices but the wifi was very hit & miss. Not really a hotel for... More
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"Excellent location"
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"Alexander David Neel was a lovely large room with great seating area."
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"valley view rooms at parking level are great."
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"Try for one of the four colonial suites in the main building; avoid the suites in the annex."
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