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    Windamere Hotel

    Observatory Hill, Darjeeling 734101, India
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good29%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “coal fire” (31 reviews)
    “high tea” (24 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 305 reviews

    Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed here Dec 2014 for four wonderful nights the hotel is still in 1937 nothing seems to have changed no tv no telephone peace and quiet no restaurant (it's a dinning room 😀 The staff are wonderful all smiling and happy...More

    2  Thank Jay W
    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    The Windamere is an old colonial property which retains some of the awkward colonial vibe but is also charming and well kept. The team there seemed relaxed and happy. From the dining staff to the housekeeping team everyone was friendly and helpful. You can start...More

    Thank SunnyandBuster
    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    Though potentially a lovely property, badly looked after. Rooms and housekeeping average.If you have Do not expect clean rooms after you come back from sightseeing in the evenings. And other than one person in the hotel, literally no one knows about the activities (which is...More

    2  Thank Insingapore
    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    This is a historical building and the hotel is ran like it would have been at the start of the 1900's. Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea & dinner is inc in the price. The food is amazing with serveral courses being served. The rooms are like...More

    Thank Tina H
    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    it is an great attempt to create an ambience that takes you back in decades. all aspects have been thought through to try and create an old world charm. great staff and service and the location is right in the heart of the town but...More

    Thank Ulhasdesh
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    About
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    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
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$246 - US$291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Darjeeling
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
    • #5 Family Hotel in Darjeeling
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • India >
    • West Bengal >
    • Darjeeling District >
    • Darjeeling
    • Also Known As
    • Windamere Hotel Darjeeling
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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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    "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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    "Try to get a room which does not overlook the Mall or the housing area to one side"
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    "Ask for rooms with view overlooking the valley"
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