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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best place to stay in Darjeeling in terms of Location, View or service. Take a walk round the mall, will be through the Hotel. The view point is just top of Hotel terrace. Nothing else could be a better choice than this. Hotel stuffs are very friendly. Mr. Sarcar, good human being. Just visit and check it out......

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent view of kanchanjanga frm executive room.24 hrs hot water.room service is good.excellent behaviour of manager Mr.sarkar.the hotel is near rajbhawan .room heater is avlbl.the hotel hv 14 rooms but no bar.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I looked around a few hotels before I came across The Retreat. And I knew I had to stay here when I was completely taken by the spectacular views from our room of the hills and Kachenjunga! The manager was most helpful with everything we needed and the staff were friendly and attentive. The room itself was large, well planned...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the 4 hotels to have the best view of kanchenjunga. It can literally be seen from your room. has private viewing terrace and location is also fantastic,5 min from mall road. Perfect for one night stay. For more than one night or to relax would not recommend as rooms are not great and food is okay. For more...

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

awesome experience.The hotel is situated at a wonderful location.The manager Mr Sarcar is a wonderful person.The hotel boys are very helpful and very courteous.Food is very tasteful.The executive room 301 is heavenly.......almost near heaven.F ood options are little restricted

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1Thank Gupta M
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Had been in Retreat for 3 night 4 days . The hotel is located near Rajbhavan , so it "s a undisturbed place with a great view of Mount Kangchenjungha . With that Mr DP Sarkar , the warm personality , is alaways there to help you .

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1Thank srirup
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights and fortunately got glance of Kanchenjunga in every morning between 6AM to 8AM. Best part is you don’t have to rush anywhere to see Kanchenjunga in every morning. Just wake up and check through your window whether Queen is visible or not!!! Accordingly you can take a snap or another nap . Breakfast is...

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1Thank 33Suman33
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit to the queen of the hills within five months and second stay at the Retreat as well. But, it was a detour this time! Staying at Darjeeling was not in our original itinerary at all. We were supposed to be at the heritage Tumsong Tea Resort only for all the three nights. But, thanks to...

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pd_s_11, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you & your team,,,,as we have some repeater guest like you sir, Thanks & Regards, THE RETREAT TEAM

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I visited with 2 other friends and I was very happy with the room number 301 and its unobstructed view of the Kanchenjungha from the room. We were not lucky as it was raining but it was a beautiful view nonetheless. The hotel room had basic amenities and was comfortable. I wish the extra bed was not a mattress though....

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pd_s_11, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your valuable time ,again you have to visit if time permits , Regards, D.P.SARCAR, 09434049994

Vijayawada, India
Reviewed 8 July 2016

You can get a wonderful view of Kanchenjunga from hotel. Benches has been provide for viewing the hill by hotel by enjoying the climate of darjelling. Hotel is nearer to Shopping place. This is near to ZOO and governors house

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pd_s_11, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your valuable time ,again you have to visit if time permits , Regards, D.P.SARCAR, 09434049994

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Laced by horizon-kissing green tea-estates and foggy hills, Darjeeling is the 'Queen of the Hills' in all its own splendour. For the world tourists, trekkers and globetrotters, Darjeeling is the gate to a tranquil world that is filled with enchanting and breath-taking picturesque beauty. The sunrise from atop the Tiger Hill is mysticism beyond compare. And who ever misses a walk to the Mall Road for some woollens shopping, or a ride on the famous toy-train that whistles its way through the greenery? Darjeeling will wrap you in its beauty, and your stay at The Retreat will make your trip more memorable. Here at The Retreat, you can see the Kanchenjunga peak from every room! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Retreat

Address: 15 Hermitage Road | Raj Bhaban, Darjeeling 734101, India
Region: India > West Bengal > Darjeeling
Price Range: RM266 - RM408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Retreat 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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