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    The Elgin, Darjeeling

    18 HD Lama Road, Darjeeling 734101, India
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    You are greeted with a combination of Buddhist compassion with a white scarf and British formality with cherry brandy. After staying in spartan hotels while bicycling through Sikkim this was an elegant change. It feels like being taken back to a previous century with the...More

    Thank kennydlarsen
    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 and appreciation ! We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your Himalayan holiday in Darjeeling with us and we are truly grateful for your compliments to the various areas...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. A lovely old fashioned hotel where time stood still in the middle of the noise and the crowds of Darjeeling. We had a great room on the third floor, the staff could not do enough for you, we had hot...More

    Thank ACL3112
    Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Sir / Madame ! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and appreciation ! We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your Himalayan holiday in Darjeeling with us and we are truly grateful for your compliments to the...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My second visit to this Heritage hotel, and probably the best that Darjeeling has to offer. Beautifully maintained garden, very prettily lit at night. The staff were friendly and helpful. The food in the dining room was very tasty , breakfast were plentiful. My only...More

    Thank lindylou601
    Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Madame ! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and appreciation ! We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your Himalayan holiday in Darjeeling with us ! We have at the same noted your feedback that certain areas...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    We are leaving tomorrow after a wonderful 5 night stay at The Elgin. We have enjoyed every minute of the colonial experience. The hotel feels like a home from home and ALL of the staff are smiley, courteous and extremely helpful. Special mention to Prashant,...More

    1  Thank JCW_UK
    Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 11 November 2017

    Dear Sir ! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and appreciation ! We are delighted to know that you enjoyed and your Himalayan holiday in Darjeeling with us ! We will certainly let Prashant our bar tender know of...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

    Good location, situated near mall road, ambience is very good, clean, neat and well maintained, have maintained the place very well, staffs are friendly and serving is good, over all a must visit when you come to DarjeelingMore

    Thank SANJU C
    Response from ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Elgin, DarjeelingResponded 8 November 2017

    Dear Madams ! Greetings from The Elgin, Darjeeling ! We thank you for your feedback and appreciation ! we are delighted to know that you enjoyed your Himalayan holiday with with We look forward to be given the oppurtunity to serve you again in the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
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    • Price range
    • US$174 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Darjeeling
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Darjeeling
    • #3 Family Hotel in Darjeeling
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 23
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    • Darjeeling District >
    • Darjeeling
    • Also Known As
    • Elgin Darjeeling Hotel Darjeeling ,
    • Elgin Hotel 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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    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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    "There are several walk up floors, views of the city."
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    "We had a room on the third floor, he views are limited and there is no elevator in the hotel"
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    "Ask for room over looking the town as quieter"
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    "All rooms are lovely with good views."
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