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The Elgin, Darjeeling

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A truly friendly hotel with bags of character. The food was top rate, service very good and all the staff were friendly and helpfull. A really good location in Darjeeling. The hotel has enough of the feeling of The Raj without being twee. Simply a...More

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Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback of all the little details you have taken time to mention and praise , we shall certainly be sharing your feedback with our service and kitchen teams and we look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled to Darjeeling on eve of my Birthday. We had 2 rooms for 4 Nights for family of 5. First, Darjeeling is great hill station and so different because of proximity to Himalayas and best far reaching views that include Everest on clear day;...More

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Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback of all the little details you have taken time to mention and praise , we shall certainly be sharing your feedback with our service and kitchen teams and we look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After trying two newer hotels in Darjeeling with disastrous results, we returned to Elgin, a hotel I've stayed in ten years ago. Still the elegant old Raj establishment with good Indian cuisine. Settle into an elegant living room with fireplace on a cold winter evening...More

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Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and praise ! we shall certainly be sharing your feedback with our service and management team and we look forward to welcoming you soon again ! The Elgin was built in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights. Despite being right in the centre of the town is a peaceful haven. Room was great, just along from reception good size, comfortable bed. Dinner and breakfast both very good. Nothing too much trouble For the staff.More

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Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Madam! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback of all the little details you have taken time to mention and praise , we shall certainly be sharing your feedback with our service team and we look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, I and our toddler daughter stayed at The Elgin for three nights in December 2017. The reservation process, arrival, check-in were all done super efficiently. We ate pretty much all our meals at the hotel. We only had to mention once that our...More

1  Thank VarunYagain
Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sir ! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We are delighted to know that you and your family enjoyed your Himalayan holiday in Darjeeling with us and we are truly grateful for your compliments. We shall certainly be sharing your compliments with Ashok and...More

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USD 175 - USD 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
#2 Spa Hotel in Darjeeling
#3 Family Hotel in Darjeeling
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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USD 175 - USD 262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
#2 Spa Hotel in Darjeeling
#3 Family Hotel in Darjeeling
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Aniruddha D
4 October 2017|
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Response from pattynrich | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know it should be fine. The strike was over last week. It reopened last Friday. It's a beautiful place to stay. You will be welcomed for sure.
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Rubai B
28 March 2017|
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Response from ElginGuestRelations | Property representative |
Dear Madame ! All the Elgin properties in Darjeeling & Sikkim are pet friendly and you can bring and keep your pet with you inside the hotel as long as you can take care of your pet and your pets food .
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Sula R
3 February 2017|
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Dear Sir or Madame ! We thank you for your query ! The Elgin , Darjeeling has a garunteed 24 by 7 uninterrupted water supply, this is made available through the flooring resources 1) A direct water connection through the... More
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